Security Officer – Humanitarian Support Personnel

Oxfam GB
  • Location
    Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Apply by
  • Posted
    Mar 15

Position description

Location: Home based with deployments worldwide. You will be deployed from your home country. You must be prepared to travel at short notice to emergency response countries (deployments are normally 3-6 months).

Salary: £31,151 - £37,095 net per annum (Net = take home pay. Oxfam will meet the tax and social security liabilities of post-holder in addition to net salary). Oxfam offers a wide range of benefits, including over 43 days holiday/TOIL per year, pension and medical cover, living and accommodation costs covered during deployments.

Oxfam works with others to overcome poverty and suffering. As an Oxfam employee, you will join a team of professionals that is part of the international confederation of 19 organizations networked together in 94 countries. As part of a global movement for change, we are working together to end world poverty and injustice.

The post holder will have the opportunity to help strengthen Oxfam's response to humanitarian emergencies by providing security management support to country and regional offices, including building security management capacity for the future. They will lead on security assessments, provide expert security advice, develop security management systems and provide security training to staff. They will spend most of their time on deployment.

We are looking for someone with significant practical experience of carrying out security assessments, and the planning and implementation of security procedures in the context of NGO or UN humanitarian operations. You should also have experience of delivering field based training and have very good spoken and written English and French language skills. You will need to be willing to be deployed anywhere in the world, at short notice, to offer security management support to Oxfam programmes.

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