Security Officer

Norwegian Refugee Council, Cameroon

Skill Required:, Project/ Programme Management
Preferred Experience: 
5 years
Closing Date for Applications: 
3rd August, 2018

Job Description

The purpose of the security officer position is day to day implementation of the security functions responsibilities. Use actions words such as ensure, implement or assist for the security relevant responsibilities.

Job description

  • Implement NRC’s safety and security policies at office level
  • Conduct regular security and risk assessments to identify safety and security needs
  • Train staff in safety and security and provide regular briefings and updates
  • Immediately report all breaches of safety and security procedures and all threats to NRC staff, beneficiaries, activities or assets
  • Ensure vehicle and staff movements are monitored according to procedures and that necessary safety and security equipment are available and in good condition
  • Facilitate staff evacuation in emergency situations


  • Experience from working as a Security Officer in a humanitarian/recovery context
  • Previous experience from working in complex, insecure and volatile contexts
  • Work experience in Buea and or North-West and South-West region is required
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Fluency in English both written and speaking and work knowledge of an international language is an advantage
  • Knowledge of South-West and North-West regions Context, use, habit and local language

Personal qualities


  • Ability to work under pressure, independently and with limited supervision.
  • Highest standards of ethics and integrity
  • Ability to work Communicating with impact and respect
  • Handling insecure environment
  • Planning and delivering results
  • Empowering and building trust
  • Communicating with impact and respect


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