Driver – Civil Society Scaling-Up Nutrition in Nigeria – Abuja

Key Roles and Responsibilities
Safely transport persons and goods (70%)
Transport safely CS-SUNN employees and goods as directed by the line manager
Always be in possession of a valid driving license and personal identification
Respect and observe the Nigeria traffic regulations, speed limits and adjust speed according to road and risk conditions (for example, when driving in villages or populated areas)
Observe CS-SUNN standard operating procedures for vehicles
Report any accident immediately to line manager and the nearest police station for purpose of insurance claims
Ensure safety of vehicles assigned to you at all times
Ensure passengers wear seat belts at all times

Vehicle maintenance and checklist for field trips (20%):
Responsible for daily and weekly preventive maintenance and report to the line manager any problems with vehicles
Ensure vehicles are always on full fuel tanks
Diligently and promptly update the movement and fuel consumption logbook
Furnish the logbook to the line manager as and when required to facilitate preparation of monthly vehicle and fuel consumption reports
Always ensure the vehicle insurance and licenses are valid before driving any vehicle
Alert line manager when service and maintenance schedules are due
Clean the vehicle inside and outside as and when necessary/ keep your vehicle clean externally and internally at all the times
Check that items mentioned in the logbook are in the vehicle before leaving
Perform daily vehicle pre–departure checks to include fuel, engine oil, coolant, lights, tyres, horn, tools and equipment, brakes, windows and mirrors, etc.
When a field trip is planned, the driver has to inspect and prepare the vehicle the day before leaving and be ready for scheduled departure time
The driver has also to prepare additional materials according to trip needs (for example, additional fuel tank, stickers, flag, medical and food kits, additional spare tyres)
Conduct daily, weekly and monthly vehicle check
Behave in a professional manner at all the times with the understanding that the public associates your behaviour with CS-SUNN
Ensures the official vehicle is safely parked within the office environment and approved sites at all times

Security, communication and miscellaneous duties (10%):
Observe and ensure adherence with security guidelines in the programme area of operation
Assist the Admin Officer and colleagues in gathering security information analysis especially pertaining to routes to be travelled. To advise the logistician on the security of such routes and whether CS-SUNN vehicle should travel or not on a given route
Promptly report all relevant security incidents/concerns to the Admin Officer
Carry out other delegated tasks using CS-SUNN vehicles. Theses may range from mail delivery, payment of bills, picking or dropping of staff or visitors and other similar tasks
Organise the assigned task in the most efficient and effective manner, so as to minimize vehicle use (fuel consumption, wear and tear)
Carry out any other duties as requested by the Admin Officer and any senior staff
Follow CS-SUNN’s security protocol at all times.
Good communication skills (oral and written)
People skills: Emotional and social Intelligence
Honesty and accountability
Humble and hardworking

Interested and eligible Candidates are required to send cover letter and CV in a single document to on or before close of business on Friday September 20th , 2019. Applications which do not include all of the requested documents or information will be rejected.

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