Recruitment For Graduate Warehouse Assistant at the International Medical Corps
Recruitment For Graduate Warehouse Assistant at the International Medical Corps

New NGO Jobs at International Medical Corps

International Medical Corps – Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Field Assistant

Location: Gombe

Job Summary

  • The selected candidate(s) will work as part of the core team implementing daily food distribution and all activities at food distribution points during the General Food Distribution to IDPs and host communities and Blanket Supplementary Feeding Program (BSFP) for vulnerable children and Pregnant and Lactating women in the State.

Responsibilities
Implementation of Programs Activities:

  • Work with M&E and data clerks to conduct beneficiary registration and update the registry with new arrivals and exits
  • Compile and timely submit the food requests to WFP logistics and program unit,
  • Conduct beneficiary sensitization on- food rations, distribution days, distribution points, beneficiary rights, etc
  • Maintain open line of communication with the beneficiaries to obtain feedback, complaints
  • Conduct beneficiary verification, validation and registration on distribution days
  • Identify and prioritize vulnerable people on distribution days
  • Update and reconcile stock issues against the distribution list for every distribution
  • Work with the team to maintain a log of feedback, complaints and corrective actions.
  • Disseminate findings from PDM
  • Coordinate the food committee and SEMA/NEMA officials in the implementation of activities
  • Work with the security manager to ensure effective crowd control and safety of beneficiaries and staff
  • Work with team leaders to organize vehicles and materials required for food distribution
  • Timely report to the team leaders about food received, suspected or confirmed losses or damages
  • Supervise and coordinate with the casual workers, transporters and other team members to ensure effective distribution, safety and no losses of commodity
  • Plan and carry out MUAC screenings at BSFP
  • Ensure proper referral of cases between the BSFP and other components of CMAM.

Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse:

  • Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) standards within International Medical Corps and amongst beneficiaries served by International Medical Corps.

Any other duties that may be assigned from time by supervisors.

Compliance & Ethics:

  • Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps.
  • As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards.
  • Conducts work with the highest level of integrity.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or health, Social Science, Social Works related discipline and at least two years of professional experience in food assistance interventions. Experience in northeast Nigeria is an added advantage.

Required skills:

  • Experience in community mobilization and sensitization
  • Experience in food distribution and NFI distribution
  • Good computer skills especially Word and Excel, access. Knowledge of other databases preferred
  • Good human relations and diplomacy
  • Analytical capacity
  • Capacity to organize work
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking and analytical skills.
  • Attention to detail
  • Good knowledge of English (reading, writing, speaking). Knowledge of Hausa is an added advantage
  • Capacity to work under stressful situations.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills and capacity to coordinate work across multiple departments.
  • Experience living in remote or isolated workstations, or insecure locations.

Application Closing Date
27th September, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications, addressed to the “Human Resource Manager, International Medical Corps” via the email: imcnigeriavacancy@internationalmedicalcorps.org

Note

  • Candidates MUST state the position and location they are applying for as the subject of their email, application letter and Curriculum Vitae should be in a single Microsoft Word Document, otherwise applications will not be considered.
  • Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted.

 

Job Title: Community Nutrition Mobilizer

Location: Gombe

Job Summary

  • The selected candidate(s) will support the implementation of the community mobilization
  • and nutrition activities in the community in accordance with IMC nutrition activities under the Integrated Nutrition Program (INP) cash-based transfer, a response for Pregnant and Lactating women in Biu, Bayo and Kwaya-kusar LGAs in Southern Borno. They will be responsible for mobilization, community engagement, nutrition education sessions, supporting active case findings and strengthening referrals.

Responsibilities
Implementation of Programs Activities:

  • Lead in regular community /partner sensitization or mobilization activities geared towards creating awareness on the IMC INP program activities among the community members and other stakeholders.
  • Support the design and development of nutrition component implementation plans to capture project performance and results, including data reporting, and all nutrition demonstration and community mobilization activities
  • Support formation of new Mother Support Groups and organize meetings for already existing Mother Support Group meetings to strengthen them and ensure that IYCF messages are passed.
  • Work closely with the program team to ensure all aspects of nutrition are understood and agreed and appropriate referrals take place from the community to health facilities and from cash out sites to OTPs and Stabilization Centers when required.
  • Work closely with other partners implementing BSFP, OTP for proper referral and monitoring of beneficiaries at facility and distribution sites level
  • Work closely with the teams to ensure all criteria are respected and understood by the teams, including registration and enrolment of PLWs for INP cash for nutrition respectively.
  • Ensure correctness, consistence and completeness of the information in the nutrition registers.
  • Through liaison with the Team Leaders and Line Manager, provide effective follow up strategy of all cases particularly tracing of children and PLW who are absent from the program, sick children, long stay children, children not gaining weight, and children with social problems… etc.
  • Provide key nutrition education messages to beneficiaries based on the protocol and guidelines by initiating community dialogue and solution finding initiatives made to improve uptake and utilization of program and health services.
  • Respond to inquiries regarding the technical aspects of the project and related intervention procedure
  • Participate in capacity-building and demonstration activities with project staff and Cooperating Partner Agencies /WFP.
  • Take lead in conducting beneficiary sensitization on- cash entitlement, cash out days, distribution points, beneficiary rights and eligibility etc
  • Maintain open line of communication with the beneficiaries to obtain feedback, complaints and work with the team to maintain a log of the feedback/ complaints and come up with corrective actions.
  • Disseminate nutrition related findings from PDM reports.
  • Take lead in the MUAC screenings at Mother Support Group meetings and during active case findings in the community.
  • Ensure proper referral of cases between the INP CBT and other components of CMAM.
  • Represent International Medical Corps at any relevant community related/ liaison fora
  • Actively participate in nutrition surveys done at the Community level (KAP, SMART, Causal Analysis, Barriers, Coverage).

Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse:

  • Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) standards within International Medical Corps and amongst beneficiaries served by International Medical Corps.

Any other duties that may be assigned from time by supervisors:

  • Compliance & Ethics: Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or Health, Public Health, Community Development, Social Works related discipline and at least two years of professional experience in Nutrition program interventions. Experience in northeast Nigeria is an added advantage.

Required Skills:

  • Experience in community mobilization and sensitization as well as Community-based Management of acute Malnutrition and Infant and Young Child Feeding programming in an emergency setting.
  • Strong experience providing counselling services that are gender-sensitive and child friendly
  • Competence with the use of MS application packages (Word, Excel and database software) and report writing
  • Good human relations and diplomacy
  • Strong leadership, coordination, team building, conflict resolution and ability to deliver IMC’s strategic objectives.
  • Strong communication skills: oral, written and presentation skills.
  • Capacity to work under stressful situations.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills and capacity to coordinate work across multiple departments.
  • Good field work skills with good understanding of organization’s project area.
  • Ability to command crowds of people and in good relationship with the local community leadership and community members.
  • Excellent public speaking skills.
  • Result oriented.
  • Good knowledge of English (reading, writing, speaking). Knowledge of Hausa and Kanuri is an added advantage

Application Closing Date
27th September, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to the “Human Resource Coordinator, International Medical Corps” via: imcnigeriavacancy@internationalmedicalcorps.org

Note

  • Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted.
  • Candidates MUST state the position and location they are applying for as the subject of their email, application letter and curriculum vitae should be in a single Microsoft Word Document, otherwise applications will not be considered

 

Job Title: Data Clerk 

Location: Gombe

Job Summary

  • The selected candidate(s) will work as part of a team to implement the Integrated Nutrition Program (INP) to Pregnant and Lactating women in Biu, Bayo and Kwaya-kusar LGAs.

Responsibilities 
Monitoring and Reporting:

  • To work in close collaboration with the project team to coordinate any needs assessment, beneficiary registration for the food assistance program
  • To work with distribution team leaders and update beneficiary registry on a regular basis tracking new arrivals and exits from the program
  • To liaise with the food distribution team and compile daily distribution report and transmit to WFP focal points,
  • Maintain and updated data base for the food assistance project in Damboa and ensure data entry is completed and correct
  • Contribute to development of the monthly program report
  • Work in collaboration with the distribution team to keep track of beneficiary feedback, complaint mechanism
  • Coordinate the Post-distribution monitoring and dissemination of results
  • Validate Food requests from the distribution teams against the beneficiary registry
  • Work with program team, M&E team to document successes, best practice and/or lessons learnt throughout the program implementation.

Communication and teamwork:

  • Ensure good communication with the team
  • Facilitate harmonious working relationship with partners, beneficiaries and other stakeholders.
  • Report problems encountered in the center or within the team to the Supervisor
  • Propose solution to solve any problem faced and report them to the Supervisor
  • Participate actively in regular staff and program review meetings
  • Prepare weekly team’s work schedule and submit to the Programme Manager.

Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse:

  • Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) standards within International Medical Corps and amongst beneficiaries served by International Medical Corps.
  • Any other duties that may be assigned from time by supervisors.

Compliance & Ethics:

  • Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science (or a Higher Diploma with at least 2 years’ experience) in Computer, Monitoring and Evaluation, Social sciences, Health Management or any health-related discipline and at least two years of professional experience in cash assistance interventions.
  • Experience in North East Nigeria is an added advantage.

Required Skills:

  • Good knowledge and experience with different data entry management software within a humanitarian organization
  • Good computer skills especially Word and Excel, access. Knowledge of other databases preferred
  • Good human relations and diplomacy
  • Analytical capacity
  • Capacity to organize work
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking and analytical skills.
  • Attention to detail
  • Good knowledge of English (reading, writing, speaking). Knowledge of Hausa is an added advantage
  • Capacity to work under stressful situations.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills and capacity to coordinate work across multiple departments. Experience living in remote or isolated work stations, or insecure locations

Application Closing Date
27th September, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications, addressed to the “Human Resource Manager, International Medical Corps” via: imcnigeriavacancy@internationalmedicalcorps.org

Note

  • Candidates MUST state the position and location they are applying for as the subject of their email, application letter and curriculum vitae should be in a single Microsoft Word Document, otherwise applications will not be considered.
  • Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted.