Security Officer in Lagos, Nigeria


Security and Investigations
Minimum Qualification
Required Experience
3 - 5 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

Pact Nigeria seeks for highly experienced and qualified candidates to fill the mentioned position below


The Security Officer will provide security support, advice and control mechanism to ensure that staff and project property are safe and secure at all times.

Additionally, the Security Officer will provide security support to MNCH project staff in the areas of security management, security awareness, contingency planning, and security emergencies.

The Security Officer reports to the Project Director of the MNCH project.


Minimum Requirement:

A minimum of a Diploma in Management/Business Administration/Law.

Security related training is a must.

A Bachelor Degree and or Post graduate training in a relevant field is an added advantage.

At least 3 - 5 years progressive experience in security, administration, and management

Previous experience in law enforcement is preferred, but not required.

Thorough understanding of donor and Nigerian legal requirements for security functions, including laws applicable and INGOs regulations

People management skills – team building

Strong Planning, organizing and analytical skills

Excellent knowledge in record keeping

Effective interpersonal skills – oral and written communication skills; contributing to team building, synergies, and effective liaison with staff at all levels, with strong capacity building skills

Computer literacy is a must, with a good command of English language.

Knowledge and fluency in local languages is preferred

Ability and willingness to undertake periodic travel to Pact field offices

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