Vacancies At U.S. Embassy

Listed below are current job opportunities at the United States Embassy in Nigeria. Please click on the link to learn more about the specific opening. For more information about job opportunities, you may email the U.S. Embassy Human Resources Office at (Please note that this address is only for inquiries about job opportunities. Questions about Consular or other issues will not receive a reply.)

All Interested Candidates

Closing Date: May 28, 2013
Position: Program Specialist, HIV Medical Transmission Prevention – CDC, Abuja (PDF 80KB)

Closing Date: May 28, 2013
Position: Visa Assistant – Abuja (73KB)

Closing Date: May 28, 2013
Position: Office Management Assistant – Abuja (74KB)

Closing Date: May 20, 2013
Position: Public Health Management Assistant – CDC, Abuja (85KB)

Notice: 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 forms for Federal Employment:

Application Form for Employment as a Locally Employed Staff or Family Member (DS-174) (pdf 1.78MB)
Instructions for Completing DS-174 (pdf 2.40MB)

BlackBerry® Scholars Program

The BlackBerry Global Creative Director, +Alicia Keys, has launched the new BlackBerry Scholars Program, as part of the company’s global women’s initiative designed to inspire more women to enter and develop careers in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).

The BlackBerry® Scholars Program is a global four-year scholarship program for outstanding women entering their first year of undergraduate study at an accredited college or university. The Program is designed to help increase the number of women studying and influencing the future of mobile computing, including Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, and particularly those with an interest and/or aptitude in the mobile computing space.

Women who will be entering their first year of study in the 2013-2014 academic year and are interested in this scholarship may apply for the Program by 5pm EST on the June 26th, 2013 application deadline.

To apply click: