Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Job Recruitment Form & How To Apply

Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Job Recruitment Form & How To Apply

Application form for Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Job Recruitment is now out online for young graduates that are currently unemployed, see details about how to apply below.

Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is a Danish international non-governmental organisation, which promotes and supports durable solutions to the problems faced by refugees and internally displaced people all over the world. DRC is present in more than 30 conflict territories around the world assisting displaced people with shelter, food, income generating activities, and wide range of other assistance. It is of utmost importance for DRC to work in compliance with the DRC Accountability and Quality Management system and national legislations. Smooth, reliable and effective operational systems are preconditions for DRC to maintain its position as a trustworthy and reliable partner for our donors and an accountable organisation towards our beneficiaries.

DRC is now using this medium to invite competent and qualified young graduates that are currently unemployed to fill the vacant job position below;

1.) Protection Assistant
2.) Protection Officer
3.) GIS Specialist
4.) Safety Officer
5.) Supply Chain Officer – Fleet
6.) Area Manager

 

1. 
Job Title: Protection Assistant

Location: Damaturu, Yobe
Slot: 2 Openings

The Position

  • Within the scope of DRC’s Protection projects, the Protection Assistant, under the supervision of the Roving Protection Officers and Protection Manager, is responsible for the day to day implementation of the various protection activities in the field locations under his/her responsibility.
  • This includes conduct Protection Monitoring, referrals and follow up of referrals, (including establishing referral pathways), identification of IPA beneficiaries and follow up of cases, psychosocial support activities, monitor the protection incentive workers’ work and manage them on a daily basis.
  • The Protection Assistant will also be responsible for supporting needs and programmatic assessments, supporting the preparation of activity and protection reports and analysis (information collection, community consultations etc.), identifying and communicating protection concerns in his/her locations, identifying and communicating programmatic needs in targeted locations, supporting the Officers in providing capacity building to key stakeholders, and in collecting and managing project data ensuring the highest standards of data and information protection and confidentiality.

The Protection Assistant responsibilities include:

  • Ensure the organization and the implementation of all protection activities at field level in accordance with the agreed workplan (under the supervision of the Protection Roving Officers and Manager) and the international standards
  • Ensure the management of the field protection incentive workers (team and work management)
  • Prepare necessary activity and protection reports (weekly, monthly, ad hoc)
  • Participate in conducting needs and programmatic assessments in targeted locations

Key Requirements
Essentials:

  • 2 years work experience in a humanitarian organization / with displacement affected populations or significant experience as a DRC Protection social or outreach worker
  • Knowledge of protection norms, principles, and activities
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and writing)
  • Professional fluency in English and Hausa
  • Ability and willingness to maintain regular presence at project sites (remote / field sites) and to work during irregular working hours and in insecure environments
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and negotiation skills – self-motivated individuals, able to take initiative and propose solutions, resilient, positive, and able to work independently.

Desirables:

  • Knowledge of the protection monitoring data collection methods
  • Knowledge / previous experience with Psycho-social support services activities and standards

Conditions:

  • Availability: April 15th, 2019
  • Salary and conditions: In accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment;
  • The income will be subject to statutory deductions as per applicable Nigeria laws. The employee is responsible for the tax returns.

Application Closing Date
3rd April, 2019.

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

 

2. Job Title: Protection Officer

Location: Damaturu, Yobe

The position

  • Within the scope of DRC’s Protection projects, the Protection Officer will be responsible for the supervision of the Protection activities and team on his/her axis of responsibility.
  • The PRO is expected to travel to field office on a regular basis according to the work plan established by the Protection Manager. Responsibilities include the management and direct supervision of the Protection assistants operating in his/her axis of responsibility, the supervision of the protection activities, the representation at local coordination meetings, as well as the liaison with key local stakeholders (partners, authorities etc.).
  • The PRO is also responsible for drafting Protection Monitoring and activity reports (weekly, monthly, ad hoc) based on key finding and achievements.

Key Requirements
Essentials:

  • 3 years Work experience in a humanitarian organization
  • 2 years Hands on experience in Protection sector
  • Experience with remote management will be considered as an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and writing), proven capacity to maintain communication from remote locations
  • High reporting skills
  • Strong ability to multi-tasks and work independently, attention to details, and high level of proactivity
  • Preferred: Previous experience with DRC Protection Programming

Desirables:

  • Knowledge of the protection monitoring data collection methods
  • Knowledge / previous experience with Psychosocial support services activities and standards

Conditions

  • Salary and conditions: In accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment;
  • The income will be subject to statutory deductions as per applicable Nigeria laws. The employee is responsible for the tax returns.
  • Availability: 15th April 2018

Application Closing Date
3rd April, 2019.

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

 

3. Job Title: GIS Specialist

Location: Maiduguri, Borno

The Position

  • The role will be a junior position where you’ll work under the supervision of the current GIS Specialist in Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in the capturing, the management of databases and the sharing of spatial data/information related to the MRE and NTS activities of DDG in northeast Nigeria.
  • The successful candidate will be expected to be familiar with industry standard Office, GIS and database software.

Key Requirements

  • Experience and technical competencies: (include years of experience)
  • A minimum 1 year of experience in GIS / Database management, preferably in humanitarian context;
  • Willingness to attend both IM and GIS training and an aptitude for self-study;
  • Preference will be given to candidates with one or more of the followings: knowledge of
  • Humanitarian Mine Action and Community Safety;
  • Considerable experience analyzing complex data;
  • Knowledge of the Adobe Suite, particularly Illustrator and InDesign;
  • Ability to operate in a cross-cultural environment requiring flexibility.
  • High-level autonomy and willingness to spend time in DRC/DDG field locations

Desirable:

  • Basic understanding of IM;
  • ESRI certification;
  • Experience in the use other statistical programming languages and packages;
  • Experience in the design and use of data analysis algorithms, photogrammetry, and data products;
  • Previous experience with mobile data collection (Survey123, Collector, ODK, ONA, KOBO);
  • Fluency in Hausa and Kanuri

Education: (include certificates, licenses etc.)

  • Degree in Geography/GIS and/or related discipline

Conditions

  • Availability: 10th April, 2019
  • Salary and conditions: In accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment;
  • The income will be subject to statutory deductions as per applicable Nigeria laws. The employee is responsible for the tax returns.

Application Closing Date
3rd April, 2019.

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

 

4. Job Title: Safety Officer

Location: Damaturu, Yobe

Key Requirements
Essentials:

  • The role of the Safety Officer will be responsible for supporting the day to day oversight of DRC staff movements and ensuring that key information relevant to staff safety and security is disseminated. Advisories, Alerts and Reports to disseminate to all staff. Administrative and Safety operational tasks that support the day to day running of the Safety Unit’s Operations. The Safety Officer will maintain a high level of contextual awareness and strong coordination with Program and Program support teams at the field level. The Safety Officer will report directly to the Head of Base or the Area Manger with Technical support from Safety Advisor, and will be an integral part of DRC’s Safety Unit.

The Safety Officer responsibilities include:

Staff movement oversight and support:

  • Travel Security Clearances: Prior to any movement complete all security briefings for staff traveling to high risk field locations. Ensure that established movement tracking protocols are adhered to by both the Safety Unit and all DRC staff.
  • Field movement tracking: Coordinate with logistics staff when directed to support Field level movement oversight and support.
  • Maintain car folders: Maintain car folders and all DRC vehicles and support logistics staff in maintaining the car folders.
  • Driver orientation: Responsible to orient drivers on current context and road conditions. Train drivers on regulations and road safety.

Security incidents and data management:

  • Incident database: Maintain a current database from various sources of all security incidents relevant to DRC operations in Nigeria
  • Contextual reporting: Utilizing the security incident database, develop weekly contextual assessment reports and share it with Safety Advisor for review.
  • SMS Advisories: Draft and disseminate as required SMS alert advisories for DRC staff when relevant and significant security incidents occur or elevated threat levels are reported
  • Email Advisories: Draft and disseminate detailed Email advisories for DRC staff when relevant and significant security incidents occur or elevated threat levels are reported.
  • Additional information dissemination: Ensure non-DRC support staff (Guards) is kept up to date on current advisories through face to face briefings and coordination with the Guard force management.
  • Safety Unit documents: Prepare/Translate Safety documents in local languages and coordinate with field office for their support. Maintaining a central folder for all Safety documents.
  • Contextual monitoring: Responsible for monitoring the security environment of operational areas and disseminate information in consultation with Safety Advisor. Continuously monitoring the security environment in all DRS’s operational areas and consolidating feedback from the Field Safety Officer.

Requirements
Essential:

  • Sound judgment and the ability to work effectively with others at all levels.
  • Strong assessment, evaluation, analysis and strategic planning skills.
  • IT literate, MS – Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Experience in developing security related technical tools guidelines and systems.
  • Interpersonal communication and proven written / presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage under stressful conditions.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the historical and socio-political context of Nigeria.

Desirables:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a field related to Humanitarian Work or Risk Management
  • Competent and literate in English, verbal and written, with a sound knowledge of technical expressions.
  • Demonstrative experience in INGO/NGO or UN field (operations) with experience of safety and security.

Conditions

  • Salary and conditions: In accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment;
  • The income will be subject to statutory deductions as per applicable Nigeria laws. The employee is responsible for the tax returns.
  • Availability: 15th April 2018

Application Closing Date
3rd April, 2019.

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

 

5. Job Title: Supply Chain Officer – Fleet

Location: Damaturu, Yobe
Contract type: National contract

The Position

  • Responsible for running the day-to-day fleet aspect for the various emergency projects in Damaturu.

Requirements

  • HND, Degree in Fleet Management or Logistics
  • Trades Certification
  • Minimum of 2 years in Logistics

Essentials:

  • Previous Experience in a Humanitarian NGO in logistics/fleet unit.
  • Practical experience with Microsoft Word and Excel program.
  • Good written and spoken English, knowledge of Hausa is a plus but not essential.
  • Ability to keep clear and concise records.
  • Attention to detail and excellent numeric accuracy.

Desirables:

  • Ability to work and handle pressure.
  • Interpersonal.
  • Service oriented
  • Attention to detail.
  • Team player.

Conditions

  • Availability: 15th April 2019
  • Salary and conditions: In accordance with Danish Refugee Council’s Terms of Employment;
  • The income will be subject to statutory deductions as per applicable Nigeria laws. The employee is responsible for the tax returns.
  • The position is for Nigerian Nationals Only.

Application Closing Date
3rd April, 2019.

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

 

6. Job Title: Area Manager

Location: Adamwa

About the job

  • The Area Manager is responsible for the coordination, management, development and representation of DRC programming in Adamawa State, with a focus on Mubi area, Nigeria. The position requires a high degree of responsibility, flexibility and understanding of complex organisational charts including horizontal liaising among different senior managers.  S/he reports to the DRC Country Director.

Experience and technical competencies
Essential:

  • Minimum 5 years professional work experience within international humanitarian/development work;
  • Good understanding of displacement issues of both internally displaced and refugees and related international standards/frameworks;
  • Solid project management experience;
  • Extensive experience in representation and networking;
  • Excellent negotiation, advocacy and communication skills;
  • Professional fluency in written and spoken English

Desirable:

  • Experience or knowledge of the North East Nigerian context;
  • Previous experience of working in insecure locations;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to establish effective working relations with local staff and other stakeholders;
  • Excellent analytical and strategic skills

Education:

  • University degree in International Relations, Management, Human Rights, Social Science or related field;

Languages:

  • Fluent English (spoken, reading, writing)
  • Knowledge of local languages a plus

In this position, you are expected to demonstrate DRC’ five core competencies:

  • Striving for excellence: You focus on reaching results while ensuring an efficient process.
  • Collaborating: You involve relevant parties and encourage feedback.
  • Taking the lead: You take ownership and initiative while aiming for innovation.
  • Communicating: You listen and speak effectively and honestly.
  • Demonstrating integrity: You act in line with DRC’s vision and values.

We Offer

  • Contract length: One-year contract
  • Level: M.E
  • Designation of Duty Station: Mubi, Adamawa State. Non-family Duty station
  • Start date: As soon as possible

Application Closing Date
3rd April, 2019.

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

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