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The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is the largest humanitarian network in the world. Its mission is to alleviate human suffering, protect life and health, and uphold human dignity especially during armed conflicts and other emergencies. 

It is present in every country and supported by millions of volunteers. The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is dedicated to preventing and alleviating human suffering in warfare and in emergencies such as epidemics, floods and earthquakes. It is not a single organization. It is composed of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, and the 189 individual National Societies.

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Missing Persons (Restoring Family Links) Field Officer

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Job Description:
  • Under the supervision of the Delegate for Missing Persons, the Missing Persons (Restoring Family Links) Field Officer supports the implementation and monitoring of the activities related to the Missing and Protection of Family Links (PFL) in line with the priorities and objectives set by the delegation.

Responsibilities

  • Assists in the implementation of the Accompaniment program for the families of missing.
  • Conducts interviews with families of missing persons.
  • Carries out training for accompaniers on implementing the accompaniment programme, and relevant topics.
  • Maintains contact and provides on-the-job coaching to accompaniers together with MHPSS team.
  • Contributes to the collection and analysis of data.
  • Uses Excel and other software to create databases to aid the processing and interpretation of information from household surveys and evaluations.
  • Updates databases and files relevant documents in TeamSpace in accordance with data protection guidelines.
  • Processes data, reports, supply requests and other administrative tasks to a timely manner.
  • Coordinates with colleagues from other departments (to support multi-disciplinary activities part of accompaniment).
  • Follows up on all work-related messages and correspondence with the relevant contacts and departments.
  • Upon request translates into English orally during meeting or in written as required.
  • Assists the Restoring Family Links colleagues when required and participates to RFL activities in the field.
  • Raises Requisition Orders to purchase the items needed for field activities.
  • Sends transport and field trip requests.
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Degree in Psychology, Social Work or Social studies
  • 5 years of work experience in similar field
  • Good knowledge of written and spoken English and Hausa (other local languages (an asset)
  • Good computer skills; in particular with Excel, Word, and PowerPoint;
  • Good knowledge of local cultural aspects and geographically assigned area

Desired profile and Skills:

  • Good analytical skills, detail-orientation and precision;
  • Very good writing and reporting skills;
  • Very well organized, with good planning abilities.
  • Capacity to work within a team; Good inter-personal skills: ability to deal with people respectfully and showing empathy towards others, very good communication skills;
  • Able to work under pressure; flexible and open to extra working hours if necessary;
  • Discretion and confidentiality, self-control;
  • Aptitude for applying and ensuring compliance with ICRC directives and procedures


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Radio Operator (Abuja)

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Job Description:
  • Under the supervision of the Radio Operator Supervisor, the Radio Operator operates the ICRC’s telecommunications equipment.
  • He maintains radio contact and telecommunications between sites, vehicles and people so that the delegation can follow field movements in accordance with its programme and with security rules.

Responsibilities

  • Operates all types of radio (VHF, HF) including phone/satellite equipment for voice and data communication
  • Maintains daily radio and operations in the field mobile log
  • Facilitates radio and telecommunication contacts and maintains a permanent field follow-up according to internal guidelines
  • Respects international and national radio procedures when contacting other stations
  • Immediately shares with management any information that can affect the operational activities of the ICRC.
  • Registers and treat incoming and outgoing information, confidentially, rapidly and with accuracy
  • Is responsible for ensuring that the correct languages are used when working with all types of radios
  • Selects the most efficient means of communication (inside and outside the ICRC) considering speed and cost
  • Conducts radio checks as requested by management
  • Keeps record and tracks of satellite equipment, portable radios and other equipment in the Radio Room and ensures that they are constantly in good working condition
  • Is responsible for HF/VHF radios and satellite phones and issues them to field officers when needed
  • Examines and operates new equipment prior to installation in order to ensure that it performs properly
  • Reports all faults or irregularities relating to the efficient functioning of the Radio Room and/or the equipment to the Radio Operator Supervisor or the ICT Department
  • Consistently goes through the daily staff location template daily and promptly reports omissions or inconsistencies to the Radio Operator Supervisor for corrective action.
  • Maintains a good mastery of the geographically assigned environment
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • 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 Basic mechanical skills

Desired profile and Skills:

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


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Radio Operator (Jos)

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Job Description:
  • Under the supervision of the Finance and Administration Manager, the Radio Operator operates the ICRC’s telecommunications equipment.
  • He maintains radio contact and telecommunications between sites, vehicles and people so that the delegation can follow field movements in accordance with its programme and with security rules.

Main Duties

  • Operates all types of radio (VHF, HF) including phone/satellite equipment for voice and data communication
  • Maintains daily radio and operations in the field mobile log
  • Facilitates radio and telecommunication contacts and maintains a permanent field follow-up according to internal guidelines
  • Respects international and national radio procedures when contacting other stations
  • Immediately shares with management any information that can affect the operational activities of the ICRC.
  • Registers and treat incoming and outgoing information, confidentially, rapidly and with accuracy
  • Is responsible for ensuring that the correct languages are used when working with all types of radios
  • Selects the most efficient means of communication (inside and outside the ICRC) considering speed and cost
  • Conducts radio checks as requested by management
  • Keeps record and tracks of satellite equipment, portable radios and other equipment in the Radio Room and ensures that they are constantly in good working condition
  • Is responsible for HF/VHF radios and satellite phones and issues them to field officers when needed
  • Examines and operates new equipment prior to installation in order to ensure that it performs properly
  • Reports all faults or irregularities relating to the efficient functioning of the Radio Room and/or the equipment to the Radio Operator Supervisor or the ICT Department
  • Consistently goes through the daily staff location template daily and promptly reports omissions or inconsistencies to the Radio Operator Supervisor for corrective action.
  • Maintains a good mastery of the geographically assigned environment
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • 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 Basic mechanical skills

Desired profile and Skills:

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


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Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidate for “Jobs at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)” should send their CV, Cover Letter and NYSC Certificate to: ABJ_Recruitment_Services@icrc.org using “ABJ202100233 Missing Persons (RFL) Field Officer YOL” OR “ABJ202100231 Radio Operator ABJ”  OR “ABJ202100231 Radio Operator ABJ”   as the subject of their application.  (Tip: Learn how to write a Professional CV)

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.

Deadline: December 10, 2021

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