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ROVING - A Security and Safety Expert - Multi pays, Roving Multiple Countries


Duration : 9 months
Start date : ASAP

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General description of the position

Under the supervision of the Security Head of Unit from HQ, you will  provide a  support in security and in safety management to Action contre  la Faim's missions in Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

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

At HQ level, your main activities will be: 

  • 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

At Field level, you  will be mainly mobilized for technical support, assessment and opening of areas, context analysis and access strategy, development of missions’ capacity, gap filling of security coordinator (when needed). Your main responsabilities 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 hold a master's degreee on International cooperation, Political Science or Security Studies and you have a general background in Logistics, with a Specialized Master Degree in development  and/or international cooperation.

You have at least 5 year of professional experience, two of which in a security coordination or advisor position in an INGO.

French & English (written and spoken) are mandatory.


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
  • + Child allowance (limited to 5 children)
  • Perdiem and COLA during deployments according to each mission (paid in cash 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 ©


Manager word:

If you are recognize for your contextual analysis capacity and your operational support in safety and security, this position offers you the opportunity to directly participe in the security and safety unit, of an international NGO that operates in 20 countries, to follow the activities and challenges of the humanitarian action. Come support us!


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