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 October 2018 - Permanent contract -

    CRM Senior Officer H/F

    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 November 2018 - Permanent contract -

    Deputy Programme Manager, Access to Justice Programme

    To this end, the Tdh A2J programme is recruiting for the position of a Deputy Programme Manager. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in the enabling the A2J programme to achieve positive change for children across the world by ensuring that the orientations and activities of the A2J...

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  • 8 October 2018 - Temporary contract -

    Deputy Logistic Coordinator Cox's Bazar H/F

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  • 23 September 2018 - Temporary contract -

    Field Coordinator H/F

    1.Opening new country office in Cucuta...

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  • immédiatement - Temporary contract -

    Health Project Manager - Cox's Bazar

    The Health PM is responsible for Tdh’s Health programming in Cox's Bazar (Bangladesh) and for the overall quality of the program. He/she ensures correct evaluation, implementation and management of medical programming and monitoring of the Health Projects, including finance and logistics. He/She...

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  • 1 October 2018 - Temporary contract -

    Praktikant/in Freiwilligen- und Fundraisingaktion

    Der Weihnachtsmarktstand von Terre des hommes ist eine feste Grösse in Zürich. Als Praktikantin planst und organisierst du diese gut etablierte Aktion. Eigene Ideen sind willkommen. Unterstützung erhältst du von den Mitarbeitenden des Büros Deutsch-schweiz und du arbeitest eng mit der...

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  • immédiatement - Temporary contract -

    Nutrition Project Officer - JPO - Cox's Bazar

    The Nutrition Officer contributes to the daily monitoring of the emergency nutrition operations in Cox’s Bazar and the successful operation of nutrition programs. He/she is responsible for the evaluation, implementation and monitoring of the Nutrition Program, with focus on qualitative and...

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  • 1 October 2018 - Temporary contract -

    Stagiaire pour les actions de bénévolat H/F

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