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 2017
Our Values
The Terre des hommes Charter
Courage no. 60 - Kenya: Breaking the law of silence

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Job vacancies

  • 3 February 2019 - Temporary contract -

    Access and Security Advisor

    The Tdh Access & Security Advisor (ASA) assists and supports the Country Representative (CR) in ensuring the safety and security of Tdh' staff, assets and programs through the implementation and compliance oversight of relevant security policies and procedures, as well as the establishment of...

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  • 15 March 2019 - Temporary contract -

    HR & Admin Coordinator H/F

    The TdH's Nigerian Delegation is established in Nigeria for a year, but has reach a consequent level quickly due to the worsening of the crisis. Program staff were recruited, but the setting-up of a proper HR Unit, as well as the some HR policies was missing. Especially due to the lack of financial...

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  • 15 March 2019 - Temporary contract -

    HR & Admin Coordinator H/F

    The TdH's Nigerian Delegation is established in Nigeria for a year, but has reach a consequent level quickly due to the worsening of the crisis. Program staff were recruited, but the setting-up of a proper HR Unit, as well as the some HR policies was missing. Especially due to the lack of financial...

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  • 1 February 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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  • immédiatement - Temporary contract -

    Community Ressource Center Manager - Iraq H/F

    Terre des hommes (Tdh) will establish a Community Resource Centre in Tal Afar, Ninewah governorate, Iraq. The overall goal is to coordinate assistance by government and humanitarian actors for returnees, non-displaced persons, host families and IDPs in Tal Afar district....

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  • 15 March 2019 - Temporary contract -

    Finance & HR Coordinator - South Sudan H/F

    Directs and organises the administrative and financial service of the delegation and bases (general accounting, administrative and budget management) in close collaboration with the Country Representative, the Logistic Manager and the area or base administrator. S/he is the direct interface between...

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  • 15 February 2019 - Temporary contract -

    Field Coordinator - Teknaf

    The Field Coordinator reports to the Head of Emergency Operations and is in charge of representing Tdh and of implementing Tdh projects in its geographical zone. S/he is responsible for staff management, finance and logistics, implementation of activities, programme development and reporting, and...

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  • immédiatement - Temporary contract -

    Country Representative Iraq H/F

    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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