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Security Assistant at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

Filed in by on January 31, 2023
Full Time Jobs in Nigeria
Posted 1 year ago

International Institute of Tropical Agriculture is inviting credible applicants who are willing to partake in its ongoing recruitment to fill the position below:

Job Title: Security Assistant


Ref: STS2023-004
Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Duration: 6 months’ renewable
Recruitment Type: STS- National (6-months renewable contract)

  About International Institute of Tropical Agriculture: The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is a not-for-profit institution that generates agricultural innovations to meet Africa’s most pressing challenges of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and natural resource degradation. Working with various partners across sub-Saharan Africa, we improve livelihoods, enhance food and nutrition security, increase employment, and preserve natural resource integrity. IITA is a member of CGIAR, a global agriculture research partnership for a food secure future.

Job Requirements

  • National Diploma in Intelligence and Security Management or any other related field with a minimum of three (3) years’ experience performing a similar role in a well-structured environment.

The ideal candidate must:

  • Have good communication skills (writing, reading, and speaking).
  • Ability to use basic Microsoft software (word, excel, PowerPoint).
  • Have good leadership qualities with a mature outlook and integrity.
  • Have good interpersonal skills and a balanced sense of judgment.
  • Have experience in security supervisory cadre, security and safety training on crime prevention, access and egress control.
  • Have experience in loss prevention, industrial first aid, fire risk survey and control in industries.

 How to Submit Your Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Click here for more information (PDF)


  • Interested applicants should complete the online application attaching detailed cover letter and curriculum vitae saved with their names in Microsoft word format 
  • The application must include the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees which must include the applicant’s current or previous direct Supervisor, professional colleague and evidence of current remuneration package.
  • IITA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a diverse workforce, particularly welcoming applications from women. 
  • While all applications will be acknowledged, please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 Application Closing Date
6th February, 2023.


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