Title: Driver Administrative Assistant x 6
Location: Nigeria; Abuja, Benue, Kaduna, Kwara
Salary: Local Terms & Conditions apply
Contract: 1 year fixed term contract
Sightsavers is excited to be recruiting Driver and Administrative Assistants that will provide secure and timely transport to staff and project partners as a means of giving support to the implementation of multiple projects in Nigeria.
The Driver and Administrative Assistant will provide transport to project staff, partners and deliver goods and/or documents to support the successful realisation of our project goals. Liaising with colleagues and using the project calendar, they will register transportation requests and follow up the drive plan and scheduling.
Service vehicle maintenance is also a key responsibility of the Driver and Administrative Assistant position, as you will manage the scheduling of vehicle examinations, apply for the renewal of vehicle licences, keep track of car insurance, determine when and what maintenance is required and update monthly mileage records. When not engaged in driver activities, the Driver and Administrative Assistant will provide administrative support, including dealing with incoming and outgoing mail deliveries, visitor registration and arranging rooms for meetings and events.
As the successful candidate you will possess;
- Basic Education Certificate (BECE)
- Substantial driving experience
- Valid driver’s license and clean driving record is essential
- Able to work at night, weekends, and holidays as required
- Experience of working in an NGO environment is an advantage
- Fluent in English
The above details are not an exhaustive list of principle accountabilities or requirements for the Driver and Administrative Assistant roles, for the complete list please read the full Job Description of this position.
Closing date: 11 September 2020
Please be aware that due to very high interest in this position the advert may be closed earlier than state, so please do not hesitate to complete your application
Sightsavers works to eliminate avoidable blindness and promote the rights of people with disabilities. Our vision is of a world where no one is blind from avoidable causes, and where people with disabilities participate equally in society.
We are truly committed to creating an inclusive culture which values and recognises diversity as something that will only ever make an organisation better. We encourage anyone to apply who possesses the qualities and behaviours outlined or who believes they have the propensity to learn them fast. You will be joining an inclusive and supportive team who welcome people from all backgrounds.
Sightsavers does not accept unsolicited CVs from external recruitment agencies nor accept the fees associated with them.