Travel Coordinator at The US Embassy

The U.S. Mission to Nigeria comprises of the Embassy in Abuja, FCT, and the Consulate General in Lagos. U.S. Consulate General Lagos is the Mission’s representative to the Nigerian people in the southern region.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Travel Coordinator

Announcement Number: Lagos-2024-016
Location: Lagos
Series/Grade: FP – 0910 8
Work Schedule: Full-time – 40 Hours per week
Promotion Potential: FP-NA


  • Hiring Path: Custom Announcement (not open to the public)
  • Who May Apply/Clarification From the Agency: This position is open to U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) – All Agencies. USEFM – FP grade is FP8.  Actual FP salary authorized by Washington D.C.
  • Security Clearance Required: Secret/Confidential Clearance
  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Appointment Type Details: Definite not to Exceed (5 years)


  • Incumbent will coordinate all USG official travel in the U.S. Consulate Lagos District and track all USG employee movements.
  • Based on contact and open-source reporting, the incumbent will make security recommendations concerning travel to the Consul General and the RSO for his/her final approval


  • Incumbent will communicate and coordinate with U.S. Government employees on all official travel in Nigeria and more specifically the US Consulate Lagos District, in accordance with mission Travel Policy and all applicable U.S. Government guidelines and regulations.
  • Incumbent will stay up to date with current threats via daily contact with RSO or his/her delegate, RSOs of other foreign missions, NGOs, Nigerian police and open-source information (newspapers, internet, television). Incumbent will refer to information gathered from contacts and open source when submitting travel recommendations to RSO. Maintain a weekly travel publication to be disseminated to RSO and section heads.
  • Coordinate with the S/GSO to ensure that GOVs used in support of official travel meet RSO requirement and are available. Incumbent will provide timely security updates and advice to Motor Pool and travelers and will coordinate with RSO staff if travelers become stranded and/or are subject to threat.
  • Track and plot employee movement and their travel routes. Prepare annual statistics for the Travel Program in Lagos. As appropriate, coordinate travel that affects both Abuja and Lagos missions.

Education Requirements

  • A High School diploma or equivalent is required


  • Two (2) years experience in an office environment is required.


  • All selected candidates must be able to obtain and hold a secret security clearance.
  • All selected candidates will be subject to a background investigation and, may be subject to a pre-employment medical exam.
  • Selected candidate must be able to begin working within a reasonable period of time (6 weeks) upon receipt of agency authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy may end.

USD $37,896 /Per Year.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Application Deadline  21st March, 2024.

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