Driver at Palladium Group


Palladium is a global leader in the design, development and delivery of Positive Impact – the intentional creation of enduring social and economic value. We work with foundations, investors, governments, corporations, communities and civil society to formulate strategies and implement solutions that generate lasting social, environmental and financial benefits.

For the past 50 years, we have been making Positive Impact possible. With a team of more than 2,500 employees operating in 90 plus countries and a global network of more than 35,000 technical experts, Palladium has improved – and is committed to continuing to improve – economies, societies and most importantly, people’s lives.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Driver

Location: Kano

Project Overview and Role

  • The Palladium Group develops and delivers solutions that create positive impact for communities, businesses, societies and economies.
  • We transform lives and create enduring value by working with governments, corporations and non-profit organisations.
  • We create positive impact through more than 100 current projects with more than 2000 employees operating in over 90 counties.
  • The Maternal, New-born and Child Health Programme (MNCH2) is a country led programme which aims to reduce maternal and child mortality in Northern Nigeria and it is funded by the Department for International Development (DFID).
  • The MNCH2 programme is being implemented in six states in northern Nigeria: Jigawa, Kaduna, Katsina, Kano, Yobe and Zamfara States.

Key Responsibilities

  • Under immediate supervision of the Finance & Admin Coordinator, performs function in the operation of a vehicle to assure safe transportation of Staff and Consultants to and from various destinations.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Assumes responsibility for care and maintenance of project vehicles – washes and cleans interior;
  • Reports any dysfunction to the Finance & Admin Coordinator, takes official vehicles for maintenance and repairs;
  • Assists consultants in getting in and out of vehicles, and other courtesies when necessary;
  • Responsible for the security of all passengers and any equipment in the vehicles;
  • Updates vehicle log book for all journeys.
  • Ensures that vehicle is clean at all times;
  • Ensures the vehicle is kitted with the first aid box;
  • Ensure the vehicle is operational.
  • Daily checking of project vehicle.
  • Performs related duties as required.


  • Minimum of SSCE Certificate.
  • Professional driving experience of at least 5 years.
  • Experience working with an NGO is an added advantage.
  • Valid Drivers’ License required.
  • Good interpersonal & communication skills are required.

In return we offer

  • A friendly and team-based working environment
  • Opportunity to work with national and international colleagues
  • Vital contribution to improving maternal and newborn services in Northern Nigeria
  • The opportunity to truly ‘make a difference’
  • A competitive salary with benefits

Application Closing date
26th May, 2017.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


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