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Solidarités International (SI) is a French humanitarian organisation operating for over 35 years who is committed to providing aid in the event of conflict and natural disasters. Our mission is to provide aid as quickly and as efficiently as possible to endangered populations by meeting their vital needs:  water, food and shelter.   SI has started activities in North-eastern Nigeria in August 2016 in the fields of Wash and is now intervening in 4 areas of the state for Wash and Shelter activities.     Method of Application   Interested candidates should submit their applications in HARDCOPY or via EMAIL.   HARDCOPY APPLICATION SUBMISSION:   Please submit your CV and suitability statement in an envelope at Solidarites International office at: No 8 Manassa Street, Behind Polo ground, Maiduguri, Borno State.   Attention: Francis Engosso.   EMAIL APPLICATION SUBMISSION:   Please submit your CV and suitability statement as a single attachment to  The subject of the email should be the POSITION TITLE/LOCATION and the CV/Suitability Statement should be saved in the applicant’s full name.   All applications should be submitted not later than Tuesday, 17th October 2017. Solidarites International is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to achieving gender balance within the organization. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.   NOTE: Shortlisting will start as soon as we start receiving applications and deadline might be changed without prior notice.   As position is required as soon as possible, Solidarites International reserves the right to select a candidate and finalize the recruitment before the final date.

Job Detail

Location: Borno
Course of Study: Food Science & Technology
Required Grade: Any

Location: Ngala, (Borno State) with movements inside the state


Probationary Period: 1 month


Contract Duration: 3 months, subject to renewal upon available donor funding.


Mission/Objectives: Cook/Cleaner


    The cook/Cleaner is responsible for preparing meals on request for Solidarités International expatriate staff, in accordance with the rules of hygiene.

    He/she cleans the living and working areas of Solidarités International staff to keep them clean, hygienic and pleasant.

    He/she also takes care of the laundry for Solidarités International expatriate personnel

    He/she is also responsible for purchasing the food and equipment necessary for this work, and the maintenance of his/her workspace.


Main Task :


    Wash plates, dishes, cutlery

    Keep the kitchen, cooking utensils and refrigerator clean. Disinfect the refrigerator regularly.

    Inform his/her line manager of any cooking equipment required and of any missing or damaged materials

    Prepare and clean the dining area before and after meals

    Buy the produce required for meal preparation, within the fixed budget

    Keep a log recording all expenditure and regularly settle advances relating to the purchase of food

    Manage food and commodity stocks for expatriate accommodation

    Prepare meals according to the fixed number of people and definite planning, checking that the food is

    healthy and the menus varied

    Respect the essential hygiene regulations and maintain exemplary conditions of hygiene in the kitchen and storage areas

    Monitor the provision of filtered water to living and working areas, ensuring that water filters are disinfected regularly

    Wash the floors with disinfectant

    Clean offices, tables, cupboards... / make beds

    Clean and disinfect the bathrooms and toilets

    Ensure that each bathroom is equipped with toilet paper, soap and a hand towel

    Empty waste paper baskets and rubbish bins

    Wash, dry and iron the clothes of Solidarités expatriate personnel, towels and bedclothes, upon expatriates request

    Manage the stock of cleaning products under the supervision of his/her direct supervisor

    Regularly undertake a thorough clean

    Ensure that no unauthorised person (other than the maintenance agent, cook and expatriates) enters the house


    Support the drafting of activities reports and amendments (including any annexes relating to specific activities) for the financial donors, local authorities and for internal purposes (weekly and monthly reports) by compiling all the operational data before sending them to the WASH Program Manager;


    Ensure that all reports required by the WASH Program Manager are delivered on time and in the correct format;


    In his / her assignment area, might be appointed to represent SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL at meeting or forums concerning the activities


    In collaboration with the WASH Program Manager, and administrative department, support the preparation of administrative documents (MoU, handover, etc.) to be jointly signed with government authorities, communities or partner’s


Personal abilities :                                                                                             


    Languages: English, (Haussa, Kanuri a plus)                                                                                                                   

    Personal qualities: reliable, clean, honest, very good organization, good knowledge of the local market                                                  


Technical competences :


    HND Food & Nutrition/Technology

    Ability to cook various meals (African & European food)


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