The mission of Global Communities (formerly CHF International) is to create long-lasting, positive and community-led change that improves the lives and livelihoods of vulnerable people across the globe.
Global Communities is seeking an experienced Security Manager for the anticipated five-year USAID-funded Nigeria Rural Resilience program. With external and internal factors creating an increasingly dynamic and challenging environment, the program is expected to focus on increasing the resilience of vulnerable, mostly rural, households to shocks and stress.
This position is contingent on funding.
The Security Manager is responsible for designing and implementing systems and strategies to assure the safety and security of program staff and participants. The Security Manager reports to the Chief of Party. The Director of Global Security (DGS) is the technical manager for the Country Security Manager.
The Security Manager is responsible for overseeing daily security management of project sites, managing the project Security Officers, and training and mentoring Security Focal Points and project staff.
Specific responsibilities include:
The position is expected to be based in Maiduguri with frequent travel throughout the northeast states (Adamawa, Borno, Gombe and Yobe) and periodic trips to Abuja.
Nigerian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.