Our people

What gets you out of bed in the morning? Our employees explain what motivates them.

The Council of the Foundation is made up of representatives of volunteer networks as well as specialists in humanitarian work, public health, finance, law, marketing and economics.

Meet the executive team that leads our staff in Lausanne, Zurich - and in around 40 countries worldwide.

All of Terre des hommes' around 2000 collaborators are committed to making the greatest possible positive impact on the lives of the world's children. We would like you to meet…

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Making an impact for children: Annual Report 2017
Our Values
The Terre des hommes Charter
Courage no. 60 - Kenya: Breaking the law of silence

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Job vacancies

  • 1 February 2021 - -

    Verantwortliche*r Fundraising Grossspender in der Deutschschweiz

    Um unser Philanthropie Team in Zürich zu verstärken, suchen wir eine*n Fundraiser*in für Kinderhilfe im Bereich Grossspenden. Als Verantwortliche*r für Grossspender bauen Sie die Strategie mittel- und langfristig aus, wickeln neue Akquisitionen ab und betreuen bestehende Beziehungen mit...

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  • 1 March 2021 - Permanent contract -

    Chef.fe de secteur des Ressources Humaines Opérationnelles H/F

    Sous la supervision du Directeur des Ressources Humaines, vous agissez à titre de manager et d’expert.e RH auprès des équipes de la Direction des Opérations de la Fondation. Véritable chef.fe d’orchestre, vous êtes responsable d’offrir l’encadrement et le soutien nécessaire à votre...

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  • 15 February 2021 - Temporary contract -

    Child Protection Coordinator

    The Child Protection Coordinator will be responsible for providing strategic direction and vision to Tdh’s Child Protection programming in Bangladesh and will be responsible for the overall quality implementation....

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  • 17 January 2021 - -

    Juvenile Justice and MHPSS Project Manager

    Tdh aims to provide support to children and youth in Baghdad detention facilities through an innovative pilot project combining specialized mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) services with a de-radicalization/disengagement from violence curriculum, supported by a partnership with...

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  • 17 January 2021 - -

    Juvenile Justice and MHPSS Project Manager

    Tdh aims to provide support to children and youth in Baghdad detention facilities through an innovative pilot project combining specialized mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) services with a de-radicalization/disengagement from violence curriculum, supported by a partnership with...

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  • 1 February 2021 - Temporary contract -

    Stagiaire "Assistant-e de zone" H/F

    Vous venez soutenir les opérations du portfolio MENA (Afrique du Nord et Moyen-Orient) depuis notre siège de Lausanne, tout en vous familiarisant avec le fonctionnement interne d’une ONG et vous développez des connaissances et compétences en matière de cycle de gestion de projet et des...

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  • immédiatement - Temporary contract -

    Quality & Accountability Manager Multi-Country Delegation Jordan-Palestine

    The Q&A Manager is in charge to ensure quality and accountability across of Tdh MCD processes, approaches, systems, tools and plans. Through provisioning methodological and technical guidance and support to operations teams, performing situation analyses, designing intervention strategies,...

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  • immédiatement - Temporary contract -

    Deputy Operations Manager MENA Region

    Under the supervision of the Operations manager and for the Delegations under his/her responsibility, ...

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