Career Opening at The (ICRC) March 2018


Jobs  Vacancy : Career Employment at The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) March 2018


Job Description : Work opportunity at The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) March 2018

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance.


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

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

Jos, Plateau

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


Location: Maiduguri, Borno

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

Minimum of a Secondary Education qualification
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


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

Job Title :  ICT SPE…T

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

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.

Applicants should send their Curriculum Vitae and contact details of three referees to: Clearly indicate “Health care in Detention Field Officer Abuja” as the subject of your application (Applications intended for this role without this subject will not be treated)

In the body of the mail, please indicate the following in the format as seen:

Current location
Languages you speak
Years of relevant experience
NYSC status

Late application will not be considered.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
However, ICRC will not request for any monetary payments from applicants at any stage of the recruitment process.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance.

DUE DATE: 12 March, 2018