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Company: Solidarités International

Job description:

  • Job number: SRH04157
  • Domaine de ability: Regional Coordination/Head of Mission
  • Statut: Salarié
  • Type de poste: Overseas missions
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Contract Type: Short term contract

About the mission

Desired beginning date: July 2021
Duration of the mission: a half year (reestablishment if reserves available)
Location: Abuja, Nigeria

The rebellion in North East Nigeria has influenced a great many lives in Nigeria and SI is noting the requirements of dislodged populaces and host networks in Borno State since 2016. The focused on spaces of mediation are WASH, cover, coordinations, food security and occupation. Nine projects are right now running: EuropeAid, OFDA, ECHO, CDC, WFP, UNICEF just as a few NHF financed programs.

Due to the crumbling of the circumstance in North West Nigeria (catastrophic events, removals set off by brutality that could cause a wholesome/food emergency), SI drove an exploratory mission in Zamfara state in November 2020 and began exercises in Anka LGA in December 2020. A base has been opened and a group enlisted to support the presence and completed exercises subsidized by on-going Emergency awards. The clump of exercises are like the exercises carried out in the N-E however in an alternate working environment.

Mission: size, bases, spending plan, number of ostracizes and public staffs.

Currently, the mission coordination is gotten comfortable Maiduguri (N-E) and exercises are executed box 4 operational bases: Maiduguri, Dikwa, Ngala and Monguno. A contact office in Abuja, where the Country Director is likewise consistently present, permits the coordination with benefactors, public specialists, and Abuja-based NGOs.

The NW Area Coordinator is situated in Abuja with a group situated in Gusau, capital of Zamfara State. The group incorporates an ostracize Field Coordinator, a Project Manager, Support work Managers just as the program and backing teams.

There are at present 20 exiles in the mission and around 200 public staffs. The general financial plan of the mission is around 9 million Euros.

About the job

The primary challenges:

The Area Coordinator (AC) is straightforwardly accountable for all operational parts of the Nigeria mission in North West Nigeria (NW) and gives guidance, advancement and authority to the groups on the ground.

Under the immediate oversight of the Country Director, the AC is upheld in this assignment by the Nigeria mission Coordinators situated in Maiduguri who have practical associations with NW field teams.

The Gusau group is presently made out of an ostracize FC, a dep FC, a Project Manager, Regional Logistics Manager, Regional Administrative Manager just as the program and backing team.

Multiple givers have been drawn nearer and have shown interest in SI situating in the NW. Thus, while current subsidizing in NW are fairly low, standpoints and advancement are fascinating for certain recommendations at conclusive phase of approval with an attention on Wash reaction, FSL exercises and Emergency adaptable capacities.

The Mission is at present in consortium with Intersos to guarantee insurance exercises are coordinated in SI activities.

Local State specialists are engaged with SI exercises and other Local accomplices are to be considered.

The security setting is profoundly delicate in NWN with the presence of dynamic banditry, neighborhood local area clashes and activism of equipped gatherings. Security is one of the fundamental test and requirements for implementation.

The overall goals of the position will be to Remotely deal with the Gusau/Zamfara group, and other base groups, should different bases be opened in other NW states; Ensure Security follow up, update and authorization of safety SOPs; Build up limits of this new base group ; Ensure vital goal are followed, and program carried out according to Si norms and Guidelines ; Ensure with the Nigeria coordination the plan and composing of the new proposition ; Ensure Liaison with the coordination group, givers and accomplices at Abuja level.

Priorities for the 2/3 first months:

Priorities will be to follow up the kickoff of the base, still moderately new despite the fact that generally dynamic for a couple of months, guarantee exercises are convenient and subjectively executed, limit working of the field group on the ground, dispatching of exercises for new potential projects.

Your profile

Specific abilities and experience:

Besides regular Field Coordinator skills, this position makes important to have a huge level of self-governance, a decent essential situating and a broad encounter and premium in access and security the executives just as venture by and large administration. Information on Si’s standards, devices and systems is an advantage.


  • Previous experience in group the executives (remembering exiles for help and program capacities) and vital orientation
  • Experience in far off administration of groups and exercises is an asset
  • Experience in security the board in flimsy environments
  • Experience in struggle/post-struggle settings, ideally with experience in supporting crisis response
  • Experience in project plan and composing for givers just as in information examination (quantitative and subjective data from essential and auxiliary sources) and report writing

Soft skills:

  • Outstanding relational abilities, remembering for remote
  • Problem tackling skills
  • Analytical abilities and demonstrated association and deliberate skills
  • Strong premium in setting and security analysis
  • Strong obligation to philanthropic work and principles
  • Ability to work under tension, with pinnacles of substantial workload
  • Adaptability to changing workplace and conceivable unpredictable security situation
  • Capacity to give authority, construct limit and work as a binding together force
  • Knowledge of SI’s guidelines, apparatuses and procedures
  • Strong stress the board skills

Language: English is required

SI will offer you

A salaried post:
A salaried situation: as indicated by NGO experience, beginning from 3080 euros net each month (counting 10% yearly leave remittance paid month to month) and a month to month outlay of 600 USD a month. Kindly note that compensation isn’t debatable with SI.

SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL likewise takes care of convenience expenses and travel costs between the exile’s nation of beginning and the spot of assignment.

Vacation: During the task, an arrangement of shift among work and time off is executed at the pace of 7 working days each three months.

For a one-year task, the ostracize will have a 7 working days break at 3, 6 and 9 months (with 850 USD designated by SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL).

To these break periods, it is important to add the allowing of one extra rest day out of every month worked, for example 12 days also for a one-year contract.

Social and clinical cover:
Expatriates profit by a protection bundle which repays all medical care costs (counting clinical and careful costs, dental consideration and ophthalmological costs, bringing home) and a government assistance framework including war chances. Fundamental inoculation and antimalarial treatment costs are refunded.


The position will be based Abuja, with conceivable visit in Sokoto and under specific conditions, streak visit in Gusau.

The day to day environments in Abuja are agreeable regardless of whether the COVID circumstance could briefly diminished the opportunities for social gathering.

In North West, SI is presently settling the quest for another office and guesthouse.

COVID 19 :

Solidarités International suggests immunization against Covid-19, utilizing WHO endorsed antibodies. In the event that conceivable, the immunization ought to be done before takeoff to lessen the calculated limitations once on the ground.

Application process

Does this depiction fit you? Kindly send us your CV and Cover letter in English. CV just applications won’t be considered.

NB: The opening may close before the cutoff time. Much obliged to you for your comprehension

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Expected salary:

Location: Abuja, FCT

Job date: Sat, 22 May 2021 03:10:04 GMT


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