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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.

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Senior Officer, Human Resources at International Federation of Red Cross Societies (IFRC)

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 August 19, 2022.

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JUNE 14, 2022

Senior Officer, Disaster Law at International Federation of Red Cross Societies Nigeria

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Armed & Security Forces (FAS) Adviser – National Position

Reference Number: ABJ202200281
Location: Maiduguri, Borno
Career Category: Program / Project Management
Theme: Safety and Security

Job Description

  • Under the direct supervision of the Head of Sub Delegation (HoSD), the FAS Adviser acts as the local FAS file-holder on issues related to the ICRC’s dialogue with arms carriers in armed conflicts and other situations of violence, providing support to the Sub-delegation in terms of networking with relevant military and security, authorities, and the planning, coordination and execution of IHL/IHRL training and dissemination activities.
  • He also supports in the setting of the sub-delegation’s communication priorities, objectives and strategies, as well as to the planning, execution, monitoring and evaluation of its communication activities.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Advises the HoSD on all matters concerning the best way to relate with the military hierarchy deployed in the North East operation.
  • Proactively takes step to expand the interlocutor base with relevant military interlocutors who can ensure better and deeper collaboration between the Sub-Delegation and the military in the North East.
  • Supports in the setting of the sub-delegation’s communication priorities, objectives and strategies, as well as to the planning, execution, monitoring and evaluation of its communication activities.
  • Supports the Protection Unit in their day to day engagement with the military in the area of visit to places of detention in the North East.
  • Support the Management and Protection Unit in developing and sustaining a dialogue on conduct of hostilities with relevant military commanders in the NE operations.
  • Organises IHL/IHRL training, including case studies, and conducts dissemination with the support of the MAG Head of Unit (HoU).
  • Conducts dissemination and training sessions on the applicable laws to relevant members of community defence groups deployed in the area of responsibility of the Sub-delegation.
  • In coordination with the MAG HoU, conducts IHL/IHRL briefing for troops in situ in the NE or during pre-deployment training sessions within the North East.
  • Contributes to writing reports.
  • Contributes to the development and production of dissemination tools.
  • Acts as a relay between the Sub-Delegation and the PGE Unit in Abuja in respect of activities related to the Police file.

Education and Experience Required

  • Master’s Degree in Social Sciences
  • 3 – 4 years experience
  • Retired commissioned military officer not below the rank of Major with a pass staff college (psc) award.
  • Basic knowledge of IHL and human rights law.

Desired profile and Skills:

  • Fluent in written and spoken English (Knowledge of Hausa language an advantage)
  • Good communication skills
  • Good analytical and writing skills
  • Efficient use of PowerPoint and Microsoft words.

Application Closing Date
22nd April, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV, Application Letter and NYSC Certificate to: [email protected] using “ABJ202200281 FAS Adviser MIU” as the subject of the mail.

Note

  • 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:
    • Qualification(s)
    • Current location
    • Languages you speak
    • Years of relevant experience
  • Equal opportunities shall be provided to all employees and applicants for employment based on their demonstrated ability and competence without discrimination based on race, colour, religion, sex, nationality, status, disability etc.
  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply
  • However, ICRC will not request for any monetary payments from applicants at any stage of the recruitment process.

Community Health Field Officer – (National Position)

Job Reference No: ABJ202200283
Location: Maiduguri, Borno

Job Description

  • Under the direct supervision of the Community Health Delegate, the Community Health Field Officer 2 is the focal point for all matters related to the ICRC and NorCross (Norwegian Red Cross) supported community-based health in Adamawa and Borno states, with emphasis on especially promotive and preventive healthcare, communicable diseases, nutrition, hygiene promotion, and sexual and gender-based violence.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure timely implementation and quality monitoring of the NorCross supported community health projects through structured and regular monitoring, field visits, follow up and reporting.
  • Advises the NRCS on evidence-based interaction with community members and groups on issues related to diagnostic screenings, sanitation or hygiene, self-care, risk or prevention of conditions and issues related to improving general health
  • Collaborates and ensures complementarity with ICRC health programmes which are carried out in the same areas.
  • In a collaboration with sub delegation and NRCS branches, organizes for a joint filed monitoring field visits to the selected project sites.
  • Ensure Community Engagement and Accountability methodologies are used in the design and implementation of community-based health projects.
  • Ensure that community health volunteers receive consistent professional clinical supervision, and that outreach activities are tied to the provision of adequate clinical services.
  • Support the integration of relevant activities to improve health status of beneficiaries and facilitate access to adequate services for survivors of sexual and gender-based violence, when relevant and in coordination with other ICRC teams e.g. protection.
  • Supports multi-disciplinary assessments, identifies needs and contributes to planning programs and ongoing monitoring of existing programs.
  • Oversee the coordination of all the components of the nutrition activities in collaboration with the Community Health Delegate
  • Liaise with health authorities State Primary Health Care Development Agency (SPHCDA), State Ministry of Health (SMoH), Local Government Authorities (LGAs) and humanitarian organisations working in nutrition and health as required by his/her supervisor
  • Prepares timely weekly field movement plan and field trip reports
  • Identifies training needs with the Community Health delegate and NRCS focal person (s), and prepares plan and budget, and implements training programs including on-site training.

Education and Experience Required

  • Degree in related Health Sciences e.g. Nursing, Midwifery; registered and with relevant experience,
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience managing community-based health or other related health programs.

Desired profile and Skills:

  • Previous experience in community-based health and/or nutrition programs
  • Previous experience in humanitarian context in N.E Nigeria
  • Very good understanding of culture/health structure in Northeast
  • Understanding of humanitarian cluster systems
  • Fluent in written and oral English, Local Languages i.e. Hausa
  • Good reporting and analytical skills, Computer literate (Word, Excel)
  • Good negotiation and diplomatic skills.

Application Closing Date
22nd April, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV, Application letter and NYSC Certificate to: [email protected] using the “ABJ202200283 Community Health Field Officer 2 MIU” as the subject of the mail.

Note

  • 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:
    • Qualification(s)
    • Current location
    • Languages you speak
    • Years of relevant experience
    • Equal opportunities shall be provided to all employees and applicants for employment based on their demonstrated ability and competence without discrimination based on race, colour, religion, sex, nationality, status, disability etc.
  • (Female candidates are encouraged to apply)
  • However, ICRC will not request for any monetary payments from applicants at any stage of the recruitment process.