Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development Officer Jobs in Nigeria

Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development Officer Jobs in Nigeria

Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development (ACTED) - Since 1993, ACTED has been committed to immediate humanitarian relief to support those in urgent need and protect people’s dignity, while co-creating longer term opportunities for sustainable growth and fulfilling people’s potential.

ACTED, headquartered in Paris, France is present in four continents and our teams intervene in 34 countries towards 8 million people, responding to emergency situations, supporting rehabilitation projects and accompanying the dynamics of development. Over 5,000 staff are dedicated to implementing and developing our projects.

In light of the displacement in the north-eastern part of Nigeria, ACTED office in Maiduguri is responding to the humanitarian needs. ACTED, is therefore looking for candidates to fill the following position below:


  • Implement CCCM activities as requested by the CCCM Team Leader and CCCM Program Manager such as but not limited to:
  • Responsible for the creation of camp committees (women’s committee and camp leader committee comprised of sector leaders of camp) which included the creation of camp committee ToRs, advertisement to community about the importance and role of camp committees, creation of electoral system of camp committees, monitoring camp committees success and leading bi-weekly meetings with committees relaying important findings to stakeholders and CCCM Team Leader/PM
  • Assist Team Leader with capacity building of local authorities, stakeholders, camp residents and host community in camp management activities.
  • Responsible for engaging in host community through meetings with community leaders and integrating such individuals into camp-level coordination meetings.
  • Liaise with local authorities, camp committees, partners and other stakeholders in ensuring that activities and camp management exercise is aligned with needs in the camp
  • Design assessments and surveys used to capture pertinent needs of camp residents
  • Communicate with camp community about needs/gaps/constraints in camp
  • Implement information sharing campaigns with camp community through installing information, publishing site 3W, referral pathway, camp position adverts, distribution schedules and contact information for key stakeholders
  • Assist in creation of reception center and lead on outreach to IDPs temporarily residing in reception area.
  • Ensure timely and adequate registration of IDPs in camp, including identification of persons with specific needs in coordination with protection partners.
  • Monitor status of population and highlighting
    trends with camp management team
  • Treat community members in a sensitive and humane manner
  • Build and maintain mutually respectful relationships with Camp Management, service providers, local authorities, IDP community members and host community members, in order to ensure smooth communication, activity implementation, and community outreach.
  • Any other tasks as requested by ACTED’s CCCM Officer, Team Leader and Camp Management Program Manager.


  • Completion of university degree in Civil Engineering, Humanities, Social Studies, Architecture, Urban Planning or Engineering
    Minimum one year of experience in international and/or local NGO; ideally involved in the direct implementation of field level humanitarian assistance to refugees or IDPs.
  • Experience working in a camp setting
  • Technical skills such as Microsoft Office/AutoCad.
  • Experience in community services, women empowerment, youth activities, protection, distribution or registration.
  • Experience in working with national partners, local/government authorities, and UN organizations.
  • Essential knowledge and skills:
  • Extensive knowledge of Nigerian displacement context.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and team-playing skills.
    Highly flexible, with the ability to use initiative.
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Commitment to humanitarian principles and values.
  • Understanding of gender, protection and human rights.
  • Commitment to promoting gender equality.

    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 12th October, 2018

    For more information and job application details, see; Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development Officer Jobs in Nigeria

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