You are on MyJobMag Nigeria. Go to MyJobMag Nigeria instead.
  • Human Resource/Admin Technical Assistant at The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

  • Posted on: 22 July, 2019 Deadline: Not Specified
  • View Jobs in NGO / Non-Profit Associations View All Jobs at Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)
  • Subscribe to free job alerts
  • This job has expired. View current and similar jobs below

  • 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. NRC advocates for the rights of displaced populations and offers assistance within the shelter, education, emergency food security, legal assistance, and water,sanitation and hygiene sectors.

    The Norwegian Refugee Council has approximately 5000 committed and competent employees involved in projects across four continents. In addition, NRC runs one of the world’s largest standby rosters -NORCAP, with 650 professionals, ready to be deployed on 72 hours notice when a crisis occurs

    Human Resource/Admin Technical Assistant


    Human Resource/Admin Technical Assistant - Nigerian Nationals Only - Norwegian Refugee Council

    NRC is looking for a Human Resource/Admin Technical Assistant for our field office in Monguno in Northern Nigeria. The purpose of the Human Resource/Admin Technical Assistant is to support programme activities in Monguno, Borno State

    NRC initiated country operations in Nigeria in June 2015, in order to respond to the critical and increasing needs in the country. NRC currently has a full team based in Maiduguri and a coordination office in Abuja. NRC is currently providing services across various sectors namely; Shelter and Non-Food Items (NFI); Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion (WASH); Food Security; Information, Counselling and Legal Assistance (ICLA) and Education in order to address identified humanitarian needs.

    The Human Resource/Admin Technical Assistant reports to the Field Office Coordinator.

    Job description

    • Ensure proper and systematic filing of all personnel files
    • Support recruitment process by collecting applications, long listing, schedules examination, administering tests, and conducting interviews
    • coordinating appointments and background/reference checks, and communicating benefit information
    • Maintaining a database of field office recruitment
    • induction of new staff, and schedule briefing with relevant departments and assist in email address requests for new staff
    • Preparation of contracts for both casual workers and full time workers
    • Issuance of stock request to relevant department and updating and sharing the stock report on a monthly basis.
    • Ensure that office and guest house supplies are requested for and timely distributed
    • Preparing and circulating the Minutes from the all staff meetings
    • Supervising of the cleaner/cook
    • Any other task assigned by Line Manager


    • Degree in Human Resource, Business Administration, Management Science or any other related Course
    • Advance Degree of professional certification e.g CIPM will be and added advantage
    • Previous (1yr) experience working in a human resource department (preferably NGO)
    • Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile
    • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
    • Fluency in English both written and verbal
    • High level competence in computer skills (Microsoft office Applications)

    Education field

    • Administration / Organisation / Management

    Education level

    • College / University, Bachelor's degree

    Personal qualities

    • Handling insecure environment
    • Planning and delivering results
    • Empowering and building trust
    • Communicating with impact and respect
    • A good sense of humour is an asset
    • All employees of the Norwegian Refugee Council should be able to adhere to our Code of Conduct and the four organizational values: Dedicated, innovative, inclusive and accountable.


    • English

    We offer

    • Commencement: January 2019
    • Duration: 12 months
    • Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions.
    • Duty station: Monguno, with frequent travels. Travel outside Monguno is dependent on changing security conditions, especially for certain roads in the area.
    • Approved health certificate will be requested before contract start.
    • Application procedures and CV registration: Please note that you are required to enter the geographical location for all your previous positions while registering your CV. There is no specific field for this information in our CV form, but you can use the "Company name" field for both company and location.

    Miscellaneous info

    • Travel: Some travelling must be expected

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) career website on to apply

  • ❮ Back to All Jobs
  • Know more about Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)Similar Jobs
  • Search for jobs by keyword
  • Collaboration, Learning and Adapting (CLA) / Knowledge Management Advisor at Mercy Corps Nigeria
  • Project Coordinator Assistant at Medecins Sans Frontieres
  • Financial Officer at Save The Slum Initiative
  • Latest Job Recruitment at Catholic Relief Services (CRS)
  • Health Deputy Project Manager at Premiere Urgence Internationale (PUI)
  • Latest Jobs at Green Concern for Development (GREENCODE)
  • OVC Service Delivery Consultant at PACT Nigeria
  • Fresh Jobs at Medecins du Monde (MdM)
  • Filter Jobs
  • State | Search by region instead




    Also include jobs without defined experience

    Job Title

Display your company or industry jobs on your website or blog Get Started
Send your application through

Yahoomail Gmail Hotmail