Risk Advisor - Nigeria


Location: Nigeria
Closing date: 18 Sep 2015

About the role

Marie Stopes International Organisation Nigeria are recruiting a Risk Advisor to join their team in Abuja. The Risk Advisor position is the primary safety and security advisor and security focal point for Marie Stopes International Organisation Nigeria (MSION).

Reporting to the Country Director, the Risk Advisor will be responsible for fostering a culture of safety and security amongst team members and developing a strong organisational security management infrastructure. They will be directly involved with programme design and implementation, looking at general aspects of risk.

This will be achieved through: regular analysis of the security and operating environment in Nigeria; analysing critical incidents affecting MSION, international employees and INGOs; developing and managing safety and security guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures; providing security briefings to all international visitors and conduct security inductions with all new team members; integrating security policy to all business areas; and developing and testing contingency plans. S/he will the first responder to any critical incident, and will review and make recommendations to the Country Management Team regarding safety and security management.

For more information, please see the job framework on our website. Please note that this is a local contract.


How To Apply:  
Please submit a detailed CV, with contact details of 3 referees (1 of which should be immediate, 1 former supervisor and 1 any other) to xxxxxxxx@xxxxxxx.org.ng quoting the position title as the subject of the email on or before Friday 18th September 2015.
CV/Suitability statement should be saved in the applicant’s full name
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
MSION is an equal opportunity Employer