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…

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Making an Impact for Children: Annual Report 2015.
Our Values
The Terre des hommes Charter
Courage n° 55 - New hope in the heart of the favelas

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Job vacancies

  • 28 August 2017 - Consultancy - TBC in Asia Pacific, with travel to India and Bangladesh

    Consultant- Asia migration situation analysis H/F

    The general objective of the consultancy is to conduct an analysis of the present situation in terms of migration in two countries : India and Bangladesh, with a view to providing a basis for developing at national and regional level a children and youth protection strategy in context of migration...

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  • 27 August 2017 - Temporary contract - Shirqat, Ad Din & Ninewa Govermorates

    Emergency WASH Project Manager - Iraq

    This position is a non-accompanied, non-family expatriate position....

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  • 15 September 2017 - Temporary contract - Ioannina

    Field Coordinator Iaonnina

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  • 3 September 2017 - Temporary contract - Maiduguri

    WASH Coordinator - Maiduguri

    The WASH Coordinator is responsible for the overall management and development of WASH activities implemented in Nigeria. He/She ensures the monitoring of qualitative and operational aspects of the delegation’s programs in Nigeria on a day-to-day basis. He/She guarantees the smooth functioning...

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  • 3 September 2017 - Temporary contract - Maiduguri

    Child Protection Coordinator - Maiduguri

    The coordinator is responsible for the management and carrying out of a set of activities within the operational, thematic, administrative, financial or logistical domains, as well as for the corresponding technical support....

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  • immédiatement - Temporary contract - Tikkrit

    Logisticien Tikkrit

    The Log PM will supervise the Logistics team of the project....

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  • 1 September 2017 - Temporary contract - Maidugur

    Administrator Maidugur

    Manages and organises the administrative, HR and financial departement of the delegation and bases (administration, accounting, financial management) in close collaboration with the Country Representative, the HQ. S/he is the direct interface between the delegation and the headquarters and/or field...

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  • 1 September 2017 - Temporary contract - Abuja & Maiduguri

    Country Representative Abuja & Maiduguri

    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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