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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 2016
Our Values
The Terre des hommes Charter
Courage no. 60 - Kenya: Breaking the law of silence


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Job vacancies

  • 1 August 2018 - Temporary contract - Cox's Bazar

    Doctor or Nurse - Cox's Bazar

    A minimum of 3 required years of related work experience in nutrition. ...

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  • 1 October 2018 - Permanent contract - Lausanne

    Emergency Desk Officer

    Au sein de notre Division Aide Humanitaire, vous agissez sous la supervision du Chef de Secteur et assurez, en lien avec les autres services du siège, le suivi opérationnel des missions et programmes des pays qui vous seront attribués. Vous participez également à l'ouverture de nouveaux...

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  • 3 September 2018 - Internship - Lausanne

    Stagiaire comptabilité et contrôle de gestion H/F

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  • 1 August 2018 - Temporary contract - Rustaq

    Head of Technical Unit

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  • 1 September 2018 - Temporary contract - Cox's Bazar

    Child Protection Coordinator - Cox's Bazar

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

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  • 1 August 2018 - Temporary contract - Erbil/Bagdad

    WASH BCC Advisor - Erbil/Bagdad

    S/he will be based in Erbil/Bagdad with regular field project visit in Shergat, Kirkouk, Tal Afar and Anah....

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  • 15 August 2018 - Temporary contract - South Sudan

    Country Representative South Sudan

    As representative of the organisation, the Country representative coordinates and manages all activities linked to Terre des hommes projects in the posting country: project cycle management, networking, local fund raising, staff management, safety and security, finance and administration. He/she...

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  • 6 August 2018 - Internship - Lausanne

    Stagiaire Interactive Media Designer H/F

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