Country Security Manager – Sudan

Job location: Sudan
Closing date: 11 Nov 2023
Salary between 3100 and 4300€ monthly (before income tax)
Fixed term | 6 – 12 months (depending on the finance) | ASAP

For the past 30 years, we have been going the extra mile to save lives. Currently, we supports 20 million people across 43 countries to meet their needs in hard-to-reach areas – and pursue a triple mandate as a humanitarian, environmental and development aid actor. We relie on an in-depth knowledge of local territories and contexts to develop and implement relevant long-term actions, with a wide range of local and international partners, building together a “3ZERO” world: Zero Exclusion, Zero Carbon, Zero Poverty.

You will be in charge of:

The Country Security Manager is responsible for overseeing daily security management of all of our premises and project sites, ensuring a permanent monitoring and assessment of the security situation in country, as well as reviewing and implementing security management guidelines and protocols. He/she will also advise the Country Director and Senior Management Team on all issues of safety and security and provide appropriate security training and mentoring.

Main duties

Department management
Context & Risk analysis
Develop and update Country Security Plans, SOPs and Contingency Plans
Daily Security Management

Crisis management

Adapt crisis management protocols to the local situation;
Act as a key member of the Crisis Management Team so that safety policies and procedures are implemented;


Training and briefing Conduct security briefing for each new international staff arriving in country;
Design security training modules for Country Director’s approval and HQ endorsement;

Develop and maintain a security network
Ensure external representation

Expected skills and qualifications
At least 2-3 years of working experience in insecure environments; preferably in Africa, Asia, or the Middle East;
Extensive experience in security management and procedures;
Demonstrated communication and organizational skills;
Ability to train, mobilize, and manage both international and national staff Flexibility and ability to multi-task under pressure;
Ability to work well in unstable and frequently changing security environments;
Willingness to work and live in often remote areas under basic conditions;
Proven ability to work creatively and independently both in the field and in the office;
Advanced proficiency in written and spoken English;
Knowledge of local language and/or regional experience highly desirable.
Salary between 3100 and 4300€ monthly (before income tax), depending on the level of education, security level, etc as well as a monthly living allowance of $300
Accommodation and food provided in guesthouse
Pension, health insurance, life insurance and repatriation assistance (& unemployment insurance for EU citizens)
Flight tickets every 6 months & visa fees covered
Contribution to the luggage transportation: up to 100 kgs, depending on the length of the contract
R&R every 3 months, flight tickets covered up to $500 and allowance of $200
Annual leave of 25 to 43 days per year
One week pre-departure training in our HQ, including a 4-days in situ security training
Tax advice (free 30-minute call with a tax consultant)
Psychological assistance
How to apply
Please send your application (CV and letter of motivation) by clicking the link above, including the reference: CSM/SUD
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