ICRC Nigeria is hiring in May 2024

ICRC Nigeria is hiring

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is looking for passionate humanitarians to join their team in Nigeria. They offer three positions, all with the chance to make a real difference in the lives of people affected by conflict and violence. Here’s what the ICRC offers in addition to the rewarding work:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package: This includes health insurance, pension plan, and paid leave.
  • Professional development opportunities: The ICRC invests in training and development to help you grow your skills and knowledge.
  • Unique work experience: You’ll gain valuable experience in a fast-paced and challenging environment, working alongside a dedicated team.
  • The satisfaction of making a difference: You’ll play a vital role in protecting people in need and alleviating human suffering.

The Positions:

1. Protection Field Officer 1

  • Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Analyzes the security, socioeconomic, cultural, and political environment relevant to the ICRC and reports any changes.
    • Contributes to the design and implementation of projects to protect people affected by conflict and violence.
    • Monitors the situation of displaced people and provides them with assistance.
    • Builds relationships with local authorities to ensure the safety and well-being of civilians.

2. Protection of Family Links Field Officer 2

  • Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Reunites families separated by conflict or violence.
    • Registers missing people, follows up on leads, and facilitates communication between family members.
    • Provides support and assistance to vulnerable people, such as unaccompanied children.
    • Documents human rights abuses and violations.

3. Health Field Officer 2 (Fixed-Term Contract)

  • Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Supports community health programs in northeastern Nigeria.
    • Works with local partners to deliver healthcare services, such as promotive and preventive healthcare, and communicable disease control.
    • Monitors and reports on the progress of community health programs.
    • Trains community health volunteers and ensures they provide quality care.
    • Identifies training needs and implements training programs for health workers.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (law, humanitarian affairs, health sciences)
  • 3-5 years of experience
  • Fluency in English and Hausa
  • Knowledge of Nigerian culture and humanitarian context

Who should apply?

If you are passionate about helping people in need, have the skills and experience, and are looking for a meaningful career, we encourage you to apply!


  • Applications close on May 10th, 2024.

Apply Link:

  1. Health Field Officer 2 
  2. Protection Field Officer 1 at International Committee
  3. Protection of Family Links Field Officer 2 at International Committee 

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