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Roving - Security Expert Middle East (M/F) - Multi pays, Roving Multiple Countries


Duration : 9 months
Start date : ASAP

Our work  Salary & Benefits


General description of the position

Under the supervision of the HQ Security Advisor, you will provide a support in security and in safety management on our Middle East missions (Afghanistan, Iraq, Yemen, Jordan and Djibouti).

You will contribution in to defining our access strategy and the implementation of ACF security management policy on the missions, which will include the development of the missions’ capacities.


Main responsabilities

HQ Activities

  • Participate in the achievement of the security and safety service action plan
  • Develop and update the security management tools
  • Capitalize thematic and geopolitical information gathered during field work

Field Activities

  • You will mainly be mobilized for technical support, assessment and opening of areas, context analysis and access strategy, development of missions’ capacity, security coordinator position (gap filling if needed).

The main activities of the position are:

  • Strengthen the security management system on missions
  • Design ACF humanitarian access strategy
  • Provide technical support for the design and implementation of security management tools
  • Carry out security management assessments / audits
  • Support the security management of teams
  • Promote security culture within missions

Specific objectives (named Terms of References - ToR) will be defined before each departure, and they will depend on the context of the mission. 


Do you fit the requested profile ?

You have a general background in Logistics, International Relations or Political Science, with a Specialized Master Degree in development and/or international cooperation.

You have a 5-year professional experience, two of which in a security supervisor/manager position in an INGO.

English (written and spoken) is mandatory.

Arabic (basics skills) will be a plus.


Specific conditions / Salary

Remuneration and benefits: 

  • Monthly gross salary from 1 805 € to 2 305 € (upon experience).
  • + 15% of monthly gross salary as roving allowance
  • + 16% of monthly gross salary as reimbursement of retirement insurance for non-French citizen
  • + Allocation enfant (limité à 5 enfants)
  • Perdiem and COLA during deployments according to each mission (paid on the field) 

Transportation and accommodation: 

  • Coverage of transportation costs to and in the mission.
  • Individual room in guesthouse covered during each deployments

Leaves and RnR

  • 25 days of paid leaves per year
  • RnR days (the exact amount depends on each field deployment duration)

Medical coverage: 100% coverage of medical expenses + repatriation insurance

Training : Free and unlimited access to the certifying e-learning platform Crossknowledge ©


Work context

Due to the security and contextual situation, we are seeking for a person who has already experienced similar situations (conflict, difficult local authorities, etc.)


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