Hiring Organization: Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

NRC is looking for a Driver for our Coordination office in Abuja – Nigeria. The purpose of the Driver position is to provide service support to the country programme. The driver will be in charge of NRC vehicles and conveying all NRC staffs in and out of the office to their various designated assignment areas.

The Driver reports to the Logistics Technical Assistant (Abuja) with technical management by the Logistics Manager.


Norwegian Refugee Council


Federal Capital Territory

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Duties and responsibilities

Adhere to NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines
Prepare and develop status reports as required by management
Promote and share ideas for improvement
Perform according to the work and development plan
Drive NRC vehicles to pick or drop employees at their designated duty areas within and sometimes outside Abuja
Deliver Important documents to required destinations as directed.
Ensure that all deliveries have been signed and delivered to the correct recipient
Keep NRC vehicles clean and maintained at all times Perform preventive and regular maintenance on NRC vehicles
Convey NRC staffs on assignments in and out of the office to their desired destinations
Pick up and drop off NRC staffs and partners from the airport to their destinations
Cleaning and maintenance of all NRC vehicles
Chart the best route possible in order to save time
Update the office on the status of the vehicle particulars for timely registrations and renewals


Experience from working as service support staff in a humanitarian/recovery context
Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
SSCE of WASSCE or NECO Educational Qualification is required
At least 3 years of experience working as a driver in a reputable organisation
Valid Driver’s License/Driving school certificate
Knowledge of the geographical/ streets and routes in Abuja
Knowledge of preventive and maintenance measures for vehicles
Knowledge of the road rules and signs in Nigeria
Fluency in English
Ability to work long hours and under pressure

Personal qualities

Handling insecure environment
Working with people
Coping with change
Willingness and ability to learn
Communicating with impact and respect

We can offer

Commencement: November, 2020
Duration: 2 months (renewable)
Salary/benefits: According to NRC’s general directions – Grade Level 2
Duty station: Abuja
Travel: Frequent travels outside Yola is dependent on changing security conditions, especially for certain roads in the area.
Approved health certificate will be requested before contract start.
Application procedures and CV registration: Please note that you are required to enter the geographical location for all your previous positions while registering your CV. There is no specific field for this information in our CV form, but you can use the “Company name” field for both company and location.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified? Go to Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) on 23109900.webcruiter.no to apply

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