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Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Job Recruitment

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization with 60 years of experience in helping to create a safer and more dignified life for refugees and internally displaced people. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, emergency food security, and water, sanitation and hygiene sectors.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Logistics Technical Assistant (Mechanic)

Webcruiter ID: 4302726371
Location: Borno
Full-time/part-time: Full-time
Employment Type: Contract
Percentage of Full-time: 100
Start Date: 10 / 11 / 2020
End Date: 31 / 12 / 2020

Job Description

  • NRC initiated country operations in Nigeria in June 2015 in order to respond to the critical and increasing needs in the country. NRC currently has a full team based in Yola Area Office, Field Offices in Borno and Adamawa states and a coordination office in Abuja.
  • NRC is currently providing services across various sectors namely; Shelter and Non-Food Items (NFI); Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion (WASH); Livelihoods & Food Security (LFS); Information, Counselling and Legal Assistance (ICLA), Education and Camp Management Camp Coordination (CCCM) in order to address identified humanitarian needs.
  • NRC is looking for a Logistics Technical Assistant (Mechanic) based in Maiduguri supporting supporting our operations in Nigeria. The purpose of the Logistics Technical Assistant position (Mechanic) is servicing, maintenance and repair of NRC vehicles and other engines according to NRC protocols to ensure that vehicles are in perfect running conditions for NRC.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform maintenance and repair of NRC vehicles according to the instructions in the logbook
  • Cary out timely vehicles services (all types of services -A, B C –  to all vehicles) and test all vehicles after each service and before handing back to its driver
  • Keep record of vehicle’s driver remarks, and carry out repairs if needed
  • In the case of a breakdown, make a diagnosis, inform to the line manager and after approval carry out any repairs needed
  • Carry out repair works of other mechanical equipment. Fill in service, repair or vehicle log book
  • Together with the Fleet Officer manage the stock of consumable items, filling in the stock cards, carrying out a physical stock inventory, making any orders necessary for renewing the stock, avoiding any shortage and ensuring security stocks
  • Be responsible of the equipment and tools, checking they are correctly and safely used, maintaining and renewing them when necessary, keeping the inventory updated
  • Support the evaluation of external workshops for eventual sub-contracting as well as light and heavy vehicle renting
  • Report to the line manager any problem related to NRC vehicles
  • Assist in briefing or training of drivers regarding vehicle services and maintenance

Qualifications

  • Essential diploma/certificate on mechanics or related studies
  • Demonstrable experience from working as a Mechanic (minimum 2 years experience)
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Knowledge of English
  • Fluency in Hausa is an added advantage

Personal qualities:

  • Handling insecure environments
  • Working with people
  • Coping with change
  • Communicate with impact and respect

We Can Offer

  • Commencement: 1st October, 2020
  • Duration: 2 months (renewable)
  • Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions – Grade Level 4
  • Duty station: Maiduguri
  • Travel: Frequent travels outside Maiduguri dependent on needs, changing security conditions
  • Approved health certificate will be requested before contract start.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Job Title: ICLA Officer

Webcruiter ID: 4301536646
Location: Mubi, Adamawa
Full-time/part-time: Full-time
Employment Type: Contract
Percentage of Full-time: 100
Reports to: ICLA Team Leader

Job Description

  • NRC initiated country operations in Nigeria in June 2015, in order to respond to the critical and increasing needs in the country. NRC currently has a full team based in Maiduguri and a coordination office in Abuja.
  • NRC is currently providing services across various sectors namely; Shelter and Non-Food Items (NFI); Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion (WASH); Livelihoods and Food Security; and Information, Counseling and Legal Assistance (ICLA), Education, and Camp Coordination and Camp Management in order to address identified humanitarian needs.
  • NRC is looking for an ICLA Officer for our area office in Mubi in Northern Nigeria. The purpose of the Information Counselling and Legal Assistance Officer is to provide support to the ICLA Team Leaders and contribute to the implementation of the ICLA program in Mubi Adamawa State, Nigeria

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Implement the legal assistance programs including HLP, CDR and identity documentation activities innovatively to adapt to location and context, in line with proposals, strategies and donor requirements and optimize opportunities for synergies
  • Contribute to the planning procedures and tools for implementation of ICLA projects in line with proposals, strategies and donor requirements
  • Document project achievements and deliverables
  • Monitor technical quality of ICLA projects and maintain transparency of implementation progress
  • Contribute to an effective M& E system in the country
  • Support and integrate gender, protection and advocacy priorities into ICLA program design
  • Contribute to the development of the ICLA strategy, technical SOPs/guidelines and Macro LFAs for Nigeria
  • Contribute to the development of funding proposal, project budgets, and donor reports
  • Contribute to coordination and management of the ICLA project implementation (activities, budget and project documentation) in line with proposals, strategies and donor requirement
  • Supervise Project Assistants, ensure transfer of relevant skills for quality program implementation

Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor of Law degree and must have been called to the Nigerian BAR (be able to practice as a lawyer in Nigeria) and be conversant with international humanitarian and Human Rights law
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a practicing lawyer.
  • Knowledge of the laws and policies governing Housing Land and Property issues and Identity documentation is mandatory
  • Experience from working as a Project Officer in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Fluency in written and oral English
  • Computer literacy in word processing and spreadsheets is required
  • Knowledge of the context in Nigeria
  • Fluency in one or more of the national/regional languages (Hausa and Fulani preferred)
  • Experience with humanitarian activities

Personal qualities:

  • Planning and delivering results
  • Empowering and building trust
  • Handling insecure environment
  • Ability to work under pressure, independently and with limited supervision.
  • Highest standards of ethics and integrity
  • Communicating with impact and respect: All employees of the Norwegian Refugee Council should be able to adhere to our Code of Conduct and the four organizational values: Dedicated, innovative, inclusive and accountable.

We Can Offer

  • Commencement: November 2020
  • Duration: 2 Months (Renewable)
  • Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions – Grade Level 5 Step1 (Officer).
  • Duty station: Mubi, with frequent travels. Travel outside Mubiis dependent on changing security conditions, especially for certain roads in the area.
  • An approved health certificate will be requested before the contract start.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Deadline: 2nd November, 2020.

Application Procedures and CV Registration

  • Please note that you are required to enter the geographical location for all your previous positions while registering your CV.
  • There is no specific field for this information in our CV form, but you can use the “Company name” field for both company and location.

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