Medical Storekeeper

International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement

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The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is the largest humanitarian network in the world. Its mission is to alleviate human suffering, protect life and health, and uphold human dignity especially during armed conflicts and other emergencies. It is present in every country and supported by millions of volunteers.

The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is dedicated to preventing and alleviating human suffering in warfare and in emergencies such as epidemics, floods and earthquakes.

It is not a single organization. It is composed of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and the 189 individual National Societies. Each has its own legal identity and role, but they are all united by seven Fundamental Principles.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the assistance to the Warehouse Manager in the discharge of his duties and, more specifically, for the reception and careful inspection of items delivered to the Medical and Info stocks by suppliers or ICRC Geneva, for the proper and careful storage of such items and for their packing and distribution from ICRC Maiduguri warehouse to the field.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of the medical warehouse as well as its infrastructure (pallets, shelving, electricity and water supply, lighting, air-conditioning)
  • Ensuring that only authorized consignments leave the medical warehouse with appropriate documentation.
  • Ensuring proper storage of all goods and protecting them adequately from heat, freezing, water, fire, dirt and vermin
  • Performing a complete entry inspection and informing the stock controller and medical warehouse manager of any discrepancies between packing list and physical consignment
  • Packing cold chain items in appropriate cold boxes with sufficient ice packs according to the equipment instructions
  • Providing protective packing for breakable items
  • Taking active support role in the yearly or Ad Hoc formal inventory


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Secondary education
  • Technical or commercial high school is an asset
  • 1-3 years work experience in a similar field
  • Proficient Hausa Language and Good Verbal and basic written English knowledge
  • PC literate: Microsoft office
  • Personal Attributes:
  • Sense of organization
  • Rigor and method

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International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Healthcare / Pharmaceutical

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

1 - 3 years

Application Deadline