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.

The Supervisory Board's role is to oversee the organisation of the Foundation. It is also responsible for monitoring ongoing activities, administration, use of the Foundation's resources, risk management and regulation.

Meet the executive team that leads our staff in Lausanne, Zurich - and in more than 30 countries around the world.

Everyone at Terre des hommes is committed to making the greatest possible, positive impact on the lives of the world's children. We would like you to meet…


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 April 2019 - Temporary contract -

    Child Protection Coordinator

    Program Planning, implementation and development:...

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  • 1 April 2019 - Permanent contract -

    CRM Senior Officer

    En étroite collaboration avec les divers utilisateurs et partenaires internes (membres du département, équipe IT) et en binôme avec le Business Analyst, vous gérez le bon fonctionnement du CRM, définissez la liste des besoins des utilisateurs, analysez les processus qui y sont liés et assurez...

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  • 1 April 2019 - Temporary contract -

    Coordinateur Cellule Inter-Consortia Prévention de l’Extrémisme Violent (PEV) H/F

    1. Assurer la représentation et le plaidoyer du programme PEV et favoriser le développement de synergie entre le programme FFU-PEV et les autres acteurs et interventions sur la PEV : ...

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  • 15 April 2019 - Temporary contract -

    Child Protection Project Manager

    Under the supervision of the Child Protection Coordinator, the main purpose of the position is to implement emergency child protection projects with a specific focus on the delivery of quality psychosocial services, case management and protection services to vulnerable children and their...

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  • 15 April 2019 - Temporary contract -

    Child Protection Project Manager

    The Child Protection project manager is working under the supervision of the Field Coordinator in Yei and with the support of the child protection specialist in HQ. S/he is in charge of the direct implementation and supervision of a Child Protection and Education project within Yei town, through...

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  • 7 April 2019 - Internship -

    Stagiaire Assistant/e de zone Europe

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  • 1 April 2019 - Temporary contract -

    Child Protection and Education Project Manager - Various locations

    The Child Protection and Education Project Manager is working under the management of the Field Coordinator, and under the technical supervision of the Child Protection and Education Coordinator in Iraq and the Humanitarian Child Protection Specialist in headquarters. He/She is in charge of the...

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  • immédiatement - Temporary contract -

    Research and Development Intern

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