The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Recruitment [5 Positions]

Posted on :

5 Mar, 2018

Category :

Non profit Organization Jobs, Vacancies in Nigeria

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)  is working to protect and assist people affected by armed conflict and other situations of violence.

we are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Healthcare in Detention Field Officer
 Location: Abuja

Main Responsibilities:

Participates in the planning and implementation of the objectives and activities of the delegation related to persons deprived of freedom, particularly in the field of health/public health in Nigeria

  • Initiate, develop and establish a strong network within the National Prison Service and the Ministry of Health; under the direct supervision of the Detention Doctor
  • Strengthen and enhance links with the Ministry of Health (MoH), Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) and other relevant medical bodies
  • Contributes to the delegation’s understanding of the prison health system
  • In coordination with the Detention Doctor, facilitates and coordinates an appropriate health response in case of emergency/outbreak
  • Contributes to the documentation and internal reporting (including indicators and baseline) on healthcare in detention; write reports according to activities performed

Required Qualifications:

  • University degree in medicine (qualified medical doctor)
  • At least 5 years general medical work experience
  • Knowledge and experience of working in Public Health as a qualified Public Health Doctor with at least one year of experience
  • Knowledge and experience of working within the Nigerian Ministry of Health (MoH)
  • Strong reporting, analysis and summarizing skills

Personal Attributes:

  • An individual who works responsibly and autonomously
  • Excellent team spirit
  • Strong communication skills
  • Negotiation skills and,
  • Networking skills

 

 

Job Title: ICT Specialist
Location: Abuja

Main Responsibilities:

  • Installs, updates and maintains ICT and Telecom infrastructure of all ICRC offices in Nigeria.
  • Ensures existing ICT infrastructure is functional.
  • Ensures ICT inventory is updated regularly and maintains adequate stocks levels.
  • Ensures that global/country-level policies and procedures are implemented and followed.
  • Briefs, advises and trains end-users on the ICRC’s ICT systems.
  • Shares knowledge and maintains technical and administrative information updated following internal documentation and reporting procedures
  • Support users in backing up and restoring their data as well as in virus detection, removal and prevention
  • Assist in monitoring, operation and performance of LAN/WAN connectivity and communication services
  • Assist with the administration of staff joining, leaving and/or moving within different sites in relation to the creation and configuration of new computers and services

Education and Experience required:

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent higher education degree in ICT domain (Electronics, Telecommunications, Computer science or similar field. Post Graduate or Master’s Degree is an asset.
  • 3-5 years of experience in IT, electronics or similar position.

Desire profile and skills:

  • Excellent command of written and spoken English
  • Capacity to integrate and implement ICRC policies and procedures
  • Skilled in the following competencies: Adapting & Learning; Planning, Organization & Assessment; Communication (Ability to express views and ideas); Analysis & Synthesis
  • Strong understanding of telecom especially VHF, HF ,  satellite

 

Job Title: Accountant II
 Location: Abuja

Main Responsibilities:

  • Process accounting operations of the Sub-Delegation
  • Handles and/or supervises various administrative activities such as hotel management, welcome, premises management in liaison with F&A Manager, Premise Officer and Cashier
  • Process data record in the accounting software according to ICRC chart of accounts and procedures
  • Propose/develop Internal Control measures and other improvements to the business processes
  • Develop control tools/procedures to better monitor expenses
  • Acts as a link for HR administrative tasks between the employees, F & A Manager, Head of Sub-Delegation and Administration Abuja
  • Ensures that JOS premises are furnished and equipped according to the standard list; follows up and processes the requisitions order linked to furniture or equipment
  • Reports weekly on administrative activities to Field Admin ensuring that performed activities are within the standard of the delegation

Education and Experience required:

  • University degree in accounting or any relevant field
  • 3-5 years work experience in a similar field
  • Good command of spoken and written English
  • Very good computer literacy, especially Excel
  • Very good knowledge in double entry-accounting and bookkeeping

Desire profile and skills:

  • Rigor, methodical and good analytical skills
  • Sense of confidentiality
  • Ability to work independently and meticulously
  • Ability to manage a team and supervise administration

 

Job Title: ICT Specialist
 Location: Maiduguri

Main Responsibilities:

  • Installs, updates and maintains ICT and Telecom infrastructure of all ICRC offices in Nigeria.
  • Ensures existing ICT infrastructure is functional.
  • Ensures ICT inventory is updated regularly and maintains adequate stocks levels.
  • Ensures that global/country-level policies and procedures are implemented and followed.
  • Briefs, advises and trains end-users on the ICRC’s ICT systems.
  • Shares knowledge and maintains technical and administrative information updated following internal documentation and reporting procedures
  • Support users in backing up and restoring their data as well as in virus detection, removal and prevention
  • Assist in monitoring, operation and performance of LAN/WAN connectivity and communication services
  • Assist with the administration of staff joining, leaving and/or moving within different sites in relation to the creation and configuration of new computers and services

Education and Experience required:

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent higher education degree in ICT domain (Electronics, Telecommunications, Computer science or similar field. Post Graduate or Master’s Degree is an asset.
  • 3-5 years of experience in IT, electronics or similar position.

Desire profile and skills:

  • Excellent command of written and spoken English
  • Capacity to integrate and implement ICRC policies and procedures
  • Skilled in the following competencies: Adapting & Learning; Planning, Organization & Assessment; Communication (Ability to express views and ideas); Analysis & Synthesis
  • Strong understanding of telecom especially VHF, HF and satellite.

 

Job Title: Radio Operator
Location: Maiduguri

Main Responsibilities:

  • Independently operates all radio and satellite equipment for voice and data communication
  • Independently facilitates radio and telecommunication contacts and permanent field follow-up according to internal guidelines
  • Selects most efficient mean of communication (inside and outside ICRC), taking in account format electronic or paper), speed and price
  • Operates all machines for Voice (Tel, VHF, HF) and satellite telephone and maintains daily radio and operations in the field mobile log
  • Acts quickly in the event of an emergency and contact relevant managements to contain and help solve critical incidents maintain a detailed incident log for security reports
  • Registers and treats incoming and outgoing information confidentially, rapidly and with accuracy

Education and Experience required:

  • Minimum of Secondary education
  • Diploma in ICT or Electronic, additional vocational training in electronics, telecommunication, IT or similar field will be an asset
  • Experience in communications/Radio operations within NGO’s or similar function preferably with an international organization
  • Very good command of written and spoken English.
  • Very good knowledge of Windows based computers
  • Good knowledge of radio (HF & VHF) technology and satellite communication
  • Excellent knowledge of the geographically assigned environment

Desire profile and skills:

  • Capable and motivated to continuously update one-self on latest developments.
  • Strong sense of responsibility and autonomy with good organizational skills

How to apply

Interested and qualified candidates should Send Curriculum vitae and contact details of three referees to [email protected]

Note

  • Clearly indicate “The Job Title/Location” as the subject of your application (Applications without this subject will not be treated)
  • In the body of the mail, please indicate the following in the format as seen:
    • Qualification(s)
    • Current location
    • Languages you speak
    • Years of relevant experience
    • NYSC status

Application Deadline   12th March, 2018.

 Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.