Human Right Officer Job at International Centre for Advocacy on Right to Health

International Centre for Advocacy on Right to Health (ICARH) is a Non-Government Organization, Non-Profit organisation committed to improving Human Rights and reduce the impact of sexually transmitted infections amongst vulnerable persons, and the Most at Risk Populations (MARPS) in Nigeria through research, education, training, advocacy, health care services and to advocate for human rights of sexual and gender minorities.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Human Right Officer

Location: Abuja
Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

  • The Human Rights Officer will Head the Human Rights Unit and will advise the management in the development and implementation of Human Rights Strategies and programs


  • Ensure Program development and implementation
  • Develop strategies for the human rights unit to support rights of minority groups
  • Develop a reporting mechanism for human rights activities and violations
  • Support growth and development of the human rights with key stakeholders in the area human right
  • Ensure global networking and collaboration in the space of human right
  • Collaborate with Strategic Knowledge Manager unit to ensure robust review of projects that looks at both the thematic and geographic distribution of our resources and support cross-program learning about human rights
  • Assist in budget planning and Implementation
  • Ensure Proper documentation and report of human right cases and activities
  • Conduct research into global human right issues
  • Support the management to mobilize resources for the human right unit


  • Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field
  • Desired Qualification: LL.B, LL.M
  • Experience 3 years to 5 years


  • Excellent written and verbal Communication
  • Exceptional leadership skill
  • Sound Project management skills
  • Knowledge of all applicable laws, rules and regulations
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Good problem solving skills

Application Closing Date
16th June, 2018.

Method of Application 

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their Personal Statement, Applications and CV’s to:¬†