Apply: Plan International Human Resources Officer

Deadline: 01 July, 2020

Location: Maiduguri, Nigeria

Plan International is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Human Resources Officer.

Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organisation that advances children’s rights and equality for girls.


  • Ensure that all steps of the recruitment process are followed accordingly
  • Schedule interviews and confirm attendance of candidates
  • Manage the posting, advertising and circulation of vacancies and the screening of received applications
  • Liaise with managers for technical shortlist and to define the interview panel
  • Ensure interviews and tests are done in a timely manner and proper documentation submitted and filed
  • Participate in interviews as necessary
  • Maintain a database of written technical test and interview grids for all existing positions and work with coordination team to develop these tools for new positions
  • Update and maintain a recruitment tracking database and submit to Human Resources Manager on a monthly basis
  • Ensure the application of the Human Resources policy and provide advice and support to staff and managers
  • Participate in elaborating projects related to national Human Resources functioning
  • Draft and circulate Human Resources department communications as necessary
  • In collaboration with the Human Resources Coordinator, develop and maintain a tracking system for response statistics


  • Bachelor’s degree in fields related to Human Resources, Administration and Management
  • A master’s degree is a plus
  • Three years, minimum, of experience working in Human Resources and/or administrative support positions
  • Understanding of national labour law and employment norms and practices
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Approachable, diplomatic, ability to work effectively in diverse, cross-cultural teams in a complex, multi-site work environment
  • Computer literacy including all Microsoft Office programmes
  • Excellent attention to detail, highly organised, rigorous, self-motivated, strong sense of responsibility, ability to work independently

To apply and for more information, click here.

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