SFCG Safety and Security Officer Jobs 2022 – Nigeria NGO Jobs

SFCG Safety and Security Officer Jobs 2022 – Nigeria NGO Jobs. SFCG Nigeria programme looking for “Safety and Security Officer”. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree may apply on or before 30 May 2022.

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SFCG Safety and Security Officer Jobs 2022

The SFCG has published a job vacancy announcement on 19 May 2022 for qualified Nigeria’s to fill in the vacant post of Safety and Security Officer to be based in Yola, Nigeria.

Recruiter Search for Common Ground (SFCG)
Position Safety and Security Officer
Location Yola, Nigeria
Country Nigeria
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor’s degree
Experience Required 2-3 years
Application Deadline 30 May 2022

SFCG Job Vacancy 2022

Position Summary: Search Nigeria is seeking Safety and Security Officers who will be responsible for implementing all policies and procedures regarding security & safety and promoting its day to day management for Search in Nigeria. They will continuously assess the safety / security environment and devise risk reduction measures as needed in coordination with the National Safety and Security Manager (SSM). This full time position and subject to performance and funding availability, may be extended beyond a year. The Security and Safety officer will be based in Yola.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Safety & Security Manager (SSM) to ensure security strategies for Search Nigeria and that responses are appropriate and aligned with regional and global priorities.
  • Deliver oversight of security prevention, preparation, and response and recovery activities, particularly in their respective offices and to counter threats emerging from changing political, social and economic situations.
  • Support in developing, reviewing and ensuring effective implementation of the Search Nigeria Security Management Plans, SOPs/Contingency Plans, including a security plan in assigned offices, together with key staff
  • Ensure that all safety and security management systems are in line with existing Search security policy, protocol and approach
  • Implement and ensure effective monitoring of a personnel and vehicle tracking system in each office.
  • Support the SSM in planning and implementing risk mitigation strategies (acceptance, deterrence, protection) to improve safety and security.
  • Ensure that appropriate safety and security systems are in place to provide timely and accurate security information to all staff members and visitors.
  • Provide crisis/Incident management support (evacuation and hibernation) as required.
  • Be readily available at all times to the HOOs and field staff to advice on security developments.
  • Maintain an updated Search staff contact list and security notification tree and test the tree on a regular basis.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences, International Relations, Political Science or a related discipline


  • 2-3 years of relevant experience at the national or international NGOs in safety and security functions
  • Experience in liaising with communities, civilians, police and/or military government authorities as well as with regional institutions preferred.
  • Excellent negotiation and representation skills and the ability to work comfortably with an ethnically diverse staff in a very sensitive environment.
  • Good context analysis skills.
  • Must be Competent and literate in Hausa and or local language of north east/ north west Nigeria, verbal and written, with a sound knowledge of technical expressions. Willingness to travel at short notice, and often in difficult circumstances.
  • Highly organized and systematic with excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Excellent cross-cultural communication and working skills, enjoys a multicultural work environment;
  • Ability in Training and facilitation skill using different training media
  • Ability to conduct regular mock drills in all offices (e.g. fire drill, evacuation, etc.)

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply SFCG Safety and Security Officer Jobs 2022

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The Closing Date: 30 May 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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Official Website www.sfcg.org
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