Acquisition and Assistance Specialist at US Embassy

The U.S. Mission in Nigeria provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation. The Department of State also strives to achieve equal employment opportunity in all personnel operations through continuing diversity enhancement programs.

The EEO complaint procedure is not available to individuals who believe they have been denied equal opportunity based upon marital status or political affiliation. Individuals with such complaints should avail themselves of the appropriate grievance procedures, remedies for prohibited personnel practices, and/or courts for relief.

The Human Resources Office is responsible for providing a full range of personnel services for American and Locally Employed Staff (LES) members. The HRO is responsible for implementing HR policies and procedures for the American diplomatic Mission Nigeria. The HRO provides guidance on all HR related programs

Acquisition and Assistance Specialist – OAA


Baccalaureate degree and at least 24 semester hours in business classes such as accounting, law, business, finance, contracts, purchasing, economics, marketing, quantitative methods or bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Law and Marketing is required.

Work Experience
Minimum of (5) five years of continuous and progressively responsible hands-on experience in procurement.

Method of Application

Employment opportunities which are open only to currently employed Embassy local staff or the family members of Americans assigned to the U.S. Mission in Nigeria are listed on the Embassy’s internal website, available through the U.S. State Department’s OPENNET system.  Interested family members without OPENNET access may inquire by email to All others should apply to

Application Deadline: March 13, 2015
Position: Acquisition and Assistance Specialist – OAA Abuja (PDF 128 KB)


  1. I wish to work in us embassy.will be glad if am fortunate because I read english and international relations,I thnk with this, I can perform better.thanks.


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