Innovation Program Officer at The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance.The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Abuja Delegation, is looking for suitable candidates to fill the vacancy below:Job Title: Innovation Program OfficerLocation: AbujaMain ResponsibilitiesIdentifies key resources for all the units (Water and Habitat, Economic Security, Health, Procurement, etc.) in accessing resources, companies, start-ups to assist in the development of ICRC ideas related to innovation.Supports informal discussions and thinking via an internal working group on innovation feeding information to the Innovation collaborative spaceDevelops links to build a humanitarian innovation ecosystem in Nigeria (Abuja, Lagos, Yola, Kano in particular) to further develop the network Global Humanitarian Lab participants in NigeriaCreates written content and support production of video content, such as progress of the innovation pilots, experiences of innovators, and participation in internal and external events.Researches or leads research on legal issues connected to the collaboration between the ICRC and corporates and foundations in Nigeria, in close collaboration with Legal Advisors teamSeeks connections between the Nigerian corporate sector and Health innovations in Fragile Environments, in close collaboration with External Resources delegateCoordinates Nigeria related innovation with the respective units in Geneva 

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