Terre des hommes Foundation is seeking to recruit a Deputy Country Representative for Romania:
Start date as soon as possible
Contract One year, local (no expatriate benefits), full-time contract, renewable.
Salary Ranging EURnet depending on skills and experience (paid in local currency).
Location Bucharest with travel to offices in Craiova and Bacau
Deadline for receiving applications: 8th of March 2018
Priority will be given to candidates legally eligible to work in Romania.
Terre des hommes (Tdh) is the leading Swiss child relief agency. The Foundation has been helping children in need for over 50 years, defending their rights regardless of their race, creed or political affiliation. In over 35 countries, Tdh protects children against exploitation and violence, improves children’s and their mother’s health and provides emergency psychological and material support in humanitarian crises.
In Romania Terre des hommes (Tdh Ro) has been active since 1992. For the past few years, the delegation has been working on three main intervention areas: (1) Strengthening child protection and juvenile justice systems, (2) Protection of children affected by migration/trafficking, and (3) Social inclusion of minorities. Every year thousands of children and their families benefit from projects implemented either at a national or regional level.
The Deputy Country Representative (DCR) will be responsible for supporting the strategic development and implementation of the Terre des hommes programs in Romania. The DCR reports directly to the Country Representative (CR) of Romania and Ukraine, advises and assists the Country Representative in the definition of programs, projects, operational and institutional strategies in line with Tdh’s global, regional strategy and policies. He/she is responsible for leading the advocacy strategy and partnerships of Tdh in Romania as well as in
representing the organization in strategic meetings and events as required. The DCR has direct management responsibility and supervision over the program staff based on the organization’s organigram. Additionally, the DCR is in charge of the overall financial and administrative management of the delegation.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
How to apply:
Qualified applicants are encouraged to submit their CV and motivation letter in English to: vacancy (at ) tdh. ro , no later than 8th of March 2018. Please include “Deputy Country Representative for Romania” in the subject line.
Child Safeguarding policy:
To commit to respect Tdh Risk Management Policies including: Child Safeguarding Policy, Safety and Security Policy and Anti-Fraud/Corruption Policy, Whistle Blowing Policy.
Due to an anticipated high number of applications, Tdh is not in a position to respond to every applicant individually. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the first interview.