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Job title: Community Mobilization Assistant at ​Save the Children

Company: ​Save the Children

Job description: Maiduguri, Borno​

Date Posted: 2021-05-24

Save the Children – We are selecting to fill the situation of a Community Mobilization Assistant in Maiduguri, Borno

Job ID: 210003LR

Child Safeguarding

  • Level 3: the post holder will have contact with kids or potentially youngsters either oftentimes (for example when up to seven days) or seriously (for example four days in a single month or more or overnight) in light of the fact that they work country programs; or are visiting nation programs; or on the grounds that they are answerable for carrying out the police checking/screening measure staff.

Role Purpose

  • Support the State group to guarantee responsibility and contribution of nearby specialists and local area individuals in the program; and backing local area activation to guarantee investment, maintainability of the Humanitarian program just as that the voices of local area individuals, including ladies and youngsters are heard.
  • In the occasion of a significant helpful crisis, the job holder will be relied upon to work outside the ordinary job profile and have the option to shift working hours accordingly.

Key Areas of Accountability
Objective 1 – Strategy Development:

  • Identify strategy and practice change, based on Save the Children’s experience, that would advance and ensure the privileges of children.
  • Support in defining key promotion messages and focuses from exercises learned, appraisals, examination and proof acquired through project execution on WASH, kid Protection, Food security et al
  • Ensure that voices of kids structure the premise of Save the Children’s backing strategy.
  • Maintain an essential outline of issues influencing kid Nutrition, observing patterns in the outer climate and contributing to authoritative methodology and arranging processes.
  • Ensure Save the Children perceivability is found in the state
  • Actively take part in all Save the Children and CSO Coalition driven exercises in the state
  • Engage with the state and neighborhood governments in arrangements audit when needed
  • Facilitate gatherings of the alliance groups
  • Prepare month to month reports of exercises conveyed out
  • Support some other Save the Children-drove exercises as might be required

Objective 2 – Influencing:

  • Develop great information on neighborhood and public government structures, parliamentary and political cycles and key dynamic designs and how to impact them.
  • Initiate and backing campaigning, correspondences and different exercises to educate and convince strategy producers, including givers and legislators, of the worth of Save the Children’s approach recommendations.
  • Support in building frameworks for exploration, investigation and documentation that support proof based support and affecting at state and public levels.
  • Develop an input system for imparting Save the Children programmes
  • Produce reports, preparation papers and introductions for inward and outer crowds, as directed.

Objective 3 – Collaboration and Representation:

  • Develop and support vital associations with different offices occupied with support and strategy work.
  • Support in keeping an organization of outside contacts with key people in the public authority, NGO area, common society and the media.
  • Support in working with limit working of staff from Save the Children and accomplice offices in promotion and communications.
  • Represent Save the Children at different approach discussions and backing openings at state and LGA levels, as directed.
  • as a representative for Save the Children to an assortment of outer crowds including strategy creators and the media, as coordinated. Act

Objective 4 – Program Development:

  • Provide specialized help on voice and local area activation to State program team
  • Develop a local area assembly methodology in a joint effort with the group and guarantee implementation
  • Train and tutor Local experts – Community support
  • In cooperation with the remainder of the program group plan and work with trainings
  • Participate in the readiness or audit of program checking and assessment apparatuses where necessary
  • Ensure right utilization of program observing and assessment (recording) instruments, including analysis

Additional work responsibilities:

  • The obligations and duties as set out above are not thorough and the job holder might be needed to do extra obligations inside sensibility of their degree of abilities and experience.

Job Requirements

  • Must have finished NYSC
  • Minimum of a year experience in local area preparation/mission and BCC programming will be given need consideration.
  • Experience in backing and strategy improvement/research in the advancement context.
  • Good comprehension of the potential outcomes and strategies for affecting choice and strategy creators, legislators, contributors, and other key actors.
  • Knowledge of the media and its job in bringing issues to light and molding public policy.
  • Good comprehension of procedures for accomplishing kid security, Psychosocial programming approaches through participatory cycles, and the connections with sex, variety and different parts of identity.
  • Excellent reasonable and scientific abilities and certifiable capacity to think deliberately, imaginatively and for all intents and purposes to guarantee accomplishment of wanted change objectives.
  • Ability to discuss successfully with a wide scope of crowds at neighborhood, state and public levels.
  • Ability to fabricate and keep up associations with accomplice offices and key contacts in the public authority, NGO, common society (alliances) and media sectors.
  • Strong hierarchical abilities and capacity to viably deal with various assignments and meet severe deadlines.
  • Excellent relational abilities, adaptability, flexibility and capacity to work adequately as an individual from a team.
  • Good PC abilities (word handling, bookkeeping pages, email/web) and capacity to act naturally supporting in most authoritative tasks.
  • Fluent English language abilities (composed and verbal).
  • Local language abilities particularly Hausa and Kanuri
  • Commitment to the qualities, mission, points and arrangements of Save the Children.


  • Experience in preparing others in promotion strategies and impacting tactics.
  • Prior work insight in promotion mindfulness creation and local area commitment in Nigeria.
  • Experience chipping away at Humanitarian programming

How to Apply
Interested and qualified up-and-comers ought to apply at the latest 31st May, 2021.


  • Female up-and-comers are urged to apply
  • Applicants are prompted that Save the Children International doesn’t need any installment or cost during the whole enlistment measure. Any solicitation toward this path ought to be promptly announced as it is in opposition to the qualities and practices of our organization.
  • Due to the volume of uses got, Save the Children may not give input to all candidates. Just shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
  • Qualified competitors are urged to apply quickly, as applications will be audited as gotten. Save the Children maintains whatever authority is needed to change the end date, whenever considered necessary.

Expected salary:

Location: Maiduguri, Borno State

Job date: Tue, 25 May 2021 22:23:19 GMT


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