The Driver will be expected to provide driving support to the teams as well as other short-term and long-term technical specialists thereby aiding in the delivery of both programmes goals and objectives.


<ul> <li>Drive project staff to activities and meeting within and outside of Abuja.</li> <li>Maintain accurate and up to date records relating to individual vehicle use.</li> <li>Ensure all aspects of vehicle policy are being followed and enforced during your assignments.</li> <li>Inspect vehicle prior to travel to assure all fluids, tires, wipers, belts etc are in good working order.</li> <li>Signal any sign of need for maintenance or other problem with the vehicle to the transport and logistic associate.</li> <li>Ensure monitoring of vehicles during repairs</li> <li>Keep vehicle health log updated.</li> <li>Assure the security of the vehicle when outside of the office.</li> <li>Assure the safety of all passengers.</li> <li>Submit all expense reports in a timely manner to accounting, properly completed.</li> </ul> <ul> <li>Reachable at all times via phones during official hours.</li> <li>Carries out any other duties that may ensure smooth operations as may be assigned</li> </ul>

Qualifications & Skills:

<p><strong>Academic Qualification</strong></p> <ul> <li>Minimum of SSCE;</li> <li>Certified professional driving license (preferred)</li> <li>Fluent English &amp; local language;</li> <li>Excellent knowledge of the city and major motorways in Nigeria and FCT in particular;</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Experience</strong></p> <ul> <li>Minimum of 5 years driving experience</li> <li>At least two years&rsquo; experience with a corporate organization (Previous experience of working with an NGO sector is highly desirable);</li> </ul>


<ul> <li>Carries out driving duties as instructed or authorized.</li> <li>Checks daily vehicle schedule for the office (missions, transport needs), prepares necessary plans &nbsp;arrangements and reports on changes.</li> <li>Maintains the relevant forms (Vehicle Ledger and Vehicle Fuel Forms) and submits them as required</li> <li>Ensures that the vehicle(s) allocated are checked on a daily basis (Monday to Friday) concerning fuel, water, oil and other fluids, tyre pressure and any damage/ repair requirements (which are to be reported to Administration for action).</li> <li>Ensures that allocated vehicles are kept clean and the interiors tidy.</li> <li>Reports any accident or driving incident immediately.</li> <li>Adheres to all road traffic regulations, including the wearing of seat belts and will be held responsible for any violation.</li> <li>The driver must ensure that he is in possession of a driving license when on driving duties</li> </ul>

Contracting & Accountability:

The officer will be accountable to the Head PDA.


S/he will be paid competitive fees for the agreed duration based on qualification and experience.


Deadline for submission of application for this position is Thu Dec 14 2023 23:59:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time). Any application sent in after the set deadline will be disqualified.