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.

Job Title: Shelter Team Leader
Location:
Maiduguri, Borno State

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related fields in development
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience from working with shelter/NFI, houses construction/repair projects in a humanitarian/recovery context. Experience from working with social work and/or with distribution of humanitarian assistance is an advantage.
  • Fluency in one or more of the national/regional languages (Hausa and Kanuri preferred)
  • Must be willing to work as a team member, take direction, and share technical skills with colleagues and counterparts
  • Computer literacy in word processing and spreadsheets is required,
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, GPS, ARC GIS and Google Earth is strongly desirable
  • Must be able to work under pressure
  • Must have knowledge of emergency, transitional and permanent shelter construction requirements and protocols
  • Familiarity with international minimum standards of shelter service delivery (i.e., SPHERE) is an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills – written and spoken – in English required.

Personal Qualification

  • Ability to work under pressure, independently and with limited supervision.
  • Communicating with impact and respect
  • All employees of the Norwegian Refugee Council should be able to adhere to our Codes of Conduct and the four organizational values: Dedicated, innovative, inclusive and accountable
  • Highest standards of ethics and integrity
  • Ability to work in insecure environments

Job Title: Shelter Assistant (Social)
Location:
Maiduguri, Borno

Qualifications

  • Experience with INGO or UN agencies for at least 3 years
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Good knowledge of written and verbal English
  • Knowledge of local language.

Personal Qualification

  • Ability to work under pressure, independently and with limited supervision.
  • Highest standards of ethics and integrity
  • Ability to work in insecure environments
  • Communicating with impact and respect
  • All employees of the Norwegian Refugee Council should be able to adhere to our Codes of Conduct and the four organizational values: Dedicated, innovative, inclusive and accountable.

Remuneration and Benefits
According to NRC’s directions

Start Date  ASAP

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidate should submit their Application letter and updated CV’s to the following e-mail address: ng.vacancies@nrc.no The title of the position must be indicated in the subject line of your e-mail.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application Deadline  30th March, 2016.

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