Graduate Job Offers at Action Against Hunger

Action Against Hunger | ACF-International Action Against Hunger | ACF-International works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy.

The INGO Forum consists of 13 INGOs implementing humanitarian and development funding in NE Nigeria.  The INGO Forum is currently seeking an Advocacy Officer to support the INGO Forum Coordinator in his or her efforts to offer strengthened coordination within the humanitarian community implementing in Nigeria.  The Advocacy Officer will report to the INGO Forum Coordinator.  
Specific Objectives:  
•    Provide support in the collection, compilation, analysis and reporting of CMAM, IYCF and MNCHWs data at State level
•    To build capacity of health staff at State, LGA level and health facility level and to track progress on capacity building activities
•    Coordination and support to the government health offices both at the state and LGA level.
•    Support Accountability, communications and training 
Bachelor of Science in public health, statistics or demography with previous experience working in nutrition or health project.
Essential Skills and Experience: 
•    Commitment to and understanding of ACF aims, values and principles.
•    Experience of data collection, collation, analysis, and report writing.
•    Excellent computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Excel, Sphere standard, SPSS, SMART.
•    Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited.
Preferred Skills and Experience: 
•    Strong organisational and analytical skills, and ability to work under pressure
•    Strong interpersonal and community norms understanding.
•    Highly motivated, and flexible.
•    Excellent verbal and written skills in English and local language

Specific Objectives:
Perform Radio operator duties and responsibilities
  • Office assistant and support teams in clerical tasks
  • To contact immediately the base logistician in case of problem or incident.
  • Assists in additional jobs that do not interfere with his normal duties
  • Helps logistics (loading and off-loading cargo) if necessary
  • May be assigned to fulfill other logistic  duties on the absence of base logistician
  • Ordinary National Diploma from an accredited academic institution.
Essential Skills and Experience:
  • Minimum two years of relevant professional experience on office operation/assistance and related experiences.
  • Good knowledge and working experience with HF and VHF Radios.
  • Flexible in terms of working hours
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English.
Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Previous experience in INGO at the same level of position
  • Knowledge about radio installation/basic maintenance, electricity or any technical field
Method of Application
Interested candidates should submit their application by email to or in person to the following addresses:
  • House No. 3,69 Crescent, 6th Avenue,Gwarinpa, Abuja FCT    
  • 079, Unguwar Kasarau Yamma,Dutse, Jigawa State     
  • No. 195/196, Don Etebet Housing Estate, Damaturu, Yobe State  
  • 96 West North, Damboa Road GRA, Behind Indimi House, Damboa Road, Maiduguri, Borno State
To be considered, applications must include a CV and letter of interest, and indicate the full position title in the email subject line, or on the application envelope.  Applications received without these specifications will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, no phone calls or follow-ups will be entertained. Qualified women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.