Jobs at International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent humanitarian organisation. For more information about the ICRC, please visit our website 
The ICRC Sub-Delegation in Jos is looking for a qualified candidate with the capacity to work independently to fill in the following interesting position:

•    Assumes responsibilities in running agro and vet programmes, while reporting to direct supervisor
•    Conducts analysis of the situation, assessments and proposes interventions
•    Designs, implements and monitors programme activities
•    Conducts distributions with field teams
•    Provides independently monthly statistics on activities in general
•    Maintains contact with beneficiaries and the Nigerian Red Cross in coordination with the supervisor
•    Plans and organizes field trips to follow up on activities in the field
•    Represents ICRC in meetings

Required Qualifications:
•    University degree in Agricultural and Animal Science
•    Minimum 3 year's experience in agriculture and animal science
•    Very good understanding of the environmental situation in the area of assignment
•    Very good analytical and organizational skills
•    Team Leadership skills
•    Good command of written and spoken English (Knowledge of Hausa being an advantage)
•    Good computer skills
•    Willingness to travel extensively and to participate in extended field trips
•    Readiness to spend 50-75% of the time in the field

Method of Application

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application (letter of motivation, CV, copies of certificates/diploma, references) to the following address, not later than 31st December 2013

The Administrator
ICRC Abuja
Plot 29 Kumasi Crescent
Off Aminu Kano Crescent
Wuse II,


No 1 Rest House Road,
GRA Jos,
Plateau State


Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Only well addressed complete files matching with the profile will be considered
Please clearly indicate "Jos-AGRONET Field Officer" on your envelope
Location: Plateau
Experience: 3 year(s)
Course of Study: Animal Science
Required Grade: Not Specified