Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is a Danish international non-governmental organisation, which promotes and supports durable solutions to the problems faced by refugees and internally displaced people all over the world.
DRC is present in more than 30 conflict territories around the world assisting displaced people with shelter, food, income generating activities, and wide range of other assistance.
It is of utmost importance for DRC to work in compliance with the DRC Accountability and Quality Management system and national legislations.
Smooth, reliable and effective operational systems are preconditions for DRC to maintain its position as a trustworthy and reliable partner for our donors and an accountable organisation towards our beneficiaries.
DRC has been operating in the West Africa region for over 15 years, running a combination of emergency, livelihood, protection and advocacy programmes through Country Offices (COs) Guinea, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Nigeria and a Regional Office (RO) in Abidjan.
DRC has 17 offices and more than 500 staff members across the WA region.
DRC started operating in Nigeria in 2015 where plans to run a combination of emergency, livelihood, WASH, protection and advocacy programmes has been set.
DRC currently has offices in Abuja, Yola, Mubi, Maiduguri and Yobe.
Supports HR Admin Officer in the preparation of HR tasks and maintenance of staff information. Works within the HR administration procedures of DRC, municipal policies and procedures and in compliance with all national acts and legislation.
The HR Admin Assistant supports the HR Admin Officer with reports for senior management in country.
University degree in Human Resources / Administration, Business Administration and other related discipline
At least one-year work experience in field of Human Resources and Administration in an NGO / Commercial sector.
Hands-on experience / skills in MS Office applications (Excellent computer skill)
Ability to work under pressure to deadlines and stress.
Ability to work independently on his or her own initiative with problems solving skills
Strong team and interpersonal skills
Fluency in written and spoken English.
Availability : ASAP
The income will be subject to statutory deductions as per applicable Nigeria laws. The employee is responsible for the tax returns.
How to apply
The position is for NIGERIAN NATIONALS ONLY.
Please do not attach any written recommendations.
CV-only applications will not be considered.
Deadline date. 19th June 2018 Applications sent / received after the deadline will not be considered.
Due to the urgency of the position, applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and the post may be filled before the deadline.
Note : DRC-DDG Nigeria does not charge any fees for recruitment and does not use any employment mediator.
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