Posted on Fri 10th May, 2019 - hotnigerianjobs.com --- (0 comments)
Solidarités International (SI) is a French humanitarian organisation operating for over 35 years who is committed to providing aid in the event of conflict and natural disasters. Our mission is to provide aid as quickly and as efficiently as possible to endangered populations by meeting their vital needs: water, food and shelter. SI has started activities in North-eastern Nigeria in August 2016 in the fields of Wash and is now intervening in 4 areas of the state for Wash and Shelter activities.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Security Manager
Location: Maiduguri, Borno
Beginning of Contract: ASAP
Contract Duration: 3 months (with possibility of extension)
Probation Period: 1 month
The Security Manager- supports mission in improving security management and access for the humanitarian intervention of SI in Nigeria
Under the line management of the Country Director and in collaboration with the Log Co & Field Cos, the Security Manager helps in collecting and analyzing security context and access in Nigeria
This will help in informing security decisions taken by SI (CD) on strategic aspects as well as day to day security management of the mission.
Main Tasks Establish and Monitor Security Procedures:
In charge of radio communications with field bases;
Establish and maintain informal relations and a network of contacts permitting the collection of information, and the monitoring and analysis of the political, security and geo-political contexts in the countries and areas of intervention;
Manage security crisis according to contingency plans:
Report immediately to the Country Director and Log Coo any sudden changes on the access and security in the areas where SI operates or where SI teams are present
Support the Country Director in the management of security incidents and if need be, act as focal point for the teams at national level for any access and security related issue
Support Field Coordinators in understanding context analysis, network development & social structure of local communities
Build capacities of SI teams in security management, response and in understanding SI security rules
Attend Security meetings and report them to the CD and Log Coo;
Conduct security assessment of Solidarités premises, working areas and new areas;
Implement protection and security rules and for Solidarités offices, houses, stocks, vehicles and staffs according the needs and risks;
Update security pack including: security plan (mission and base), evacuation plan, risk analyses and security phases documents;
Enforce and have the security measures applied by all staffs;
Participate in the security and contextual briefing of new arrivals at the missions;
Do a security induction for all new team members of the mission
Promote Solidarités International charter Ethical code.
Facilitate the proper circulation of security information on the mission.
Reporting / Communication / Representation:
Participation in external security and access coordination meetings and share minutes with CD and Log Coo
Update on a regular basis the constant companion document
Write the incident report document when necessary
Prepare weekly security updates of all bases
Prepare a monthly security and access analysis (Focus on, but not limited to, SI base locations)
Analyze contextual, security and geopolitical information;
Write Security Internal Security Follow-up;
File and archive documents related to the Security.
Acts as the functional manager of the FC assistants. This includes, but is not limited to:
Contribute to the recruitment process of Field coordinator assistants.
Involve in the training & coaching of field coordinator assistants on context analysis, network development and information analysis.
Professional experience: 3 years of experience in similar position (NGO/Private or Public sector)
Personal qualities: reliable, honest, very good organization, resistance to stress, good interpersonal skills (communication), team player, capacity to delegate and to manage, initiative and autonomy, capacity of prioritisation of tasks
Demonstrable ability to maintain strict confidentiality.
Languages: fluent in English and Hausa (additional languages a plus)
Excellent analytical skills, writing and speaking
Demonstrable knowledge of project management
Excellent knowledge of MS office applications
Basics in geographical information system (GIS)
Demonstrable experience in managing staff safety and security. Regimental experience is an added advantage.
Salary and conditions
In accordance with SI’s Terms of Employment; for national staff in Nigeria
Delocalized status and related benefits: Applicable.