National Safety and Security Manager Job in Save the Children

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The overall objective of this position is to mitigate the risks posed to the programmes, personnel and assets in SC in Nigeria through the provision of specialized, coordinated and focused security management support.


  • Candidate should have a formal security qualification or advanced security management
    training and an advanced level of understanding with the philosophy and mode of operation of NGOs;
  • s/he must have a minimum of 5 years field based experience in complex and insecure settings, experience in liaising with civilian, police and military government authorities, as well as with regional, national and international institutions, experience of incident reporting, incident mapping, intelligence collation and analysis functions, set up and execution of an incident warning system (warden system), compilation of security reports and assessments;
  • Ability and willingness to dramatically change work practices and hours, and work with incoming surge teams, in the event of emergencies;
  • Experience in providing safety & security trainings such as personal safety & security, fire safety, and first aid;
  • Willingness to work and travel in often difficult and insecure environments;
  • S/he should have a high level of IT expertise; knowledge and understanding of Nigeria-the Northern States

Method of Application

Kindly send your C.V and qualifying statements on or before 9th March 2015
explaining why you are suitable to State position
clearly in the subject field as applications without appropriate subject will be disqualified. Also, applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note that applications will be treated as they are received and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Closing Date: 09/03/2015