Internally & Externally
CARE International in Timor-Leste – CITL
Department / Project : Program Support Unit (PSU)
Position : Security Officer
Supervisor : Operation Director (OD)
Grade : D1
Salary : From $546 per month plus benefits
Location of Work : Dili Base
Position Report To : OD
Contract period One year with possibility Extension
CARE is an international development and humanitarian aid organization fighting global poverty, with a special focus on working with women and girls to bring lasting change to their communities. As a non-religious and non-political organization, CARE works with communities to help overcome poverty by supporting development efforts and providing emergency assistance. We believe supporting women and girls is one of the most effective ways to create sustainable outcomes in poor communities.
CARE’s long term program will focus on women and girls in rural disadvantage areas with four priority areas: SRM Health and Rights, Women’s Economic Empowerment, Women’s Voice and Education.
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:
The purpose of the Security Officer position is to secure the management of the Dili office and guards. In addition, assist the OD in providing support in terms of the safety and security to the CITL team and its operation.
This position is based in Dili, with possible travel required to other field offices.
- Provide safety and security briefings as required prior to staff deployment to the area;
- Assist the OD to conduct safety checks on vehicles and ensure they are operating in accordance to the CITL standard operating procedures;
- Provide national staff security orientation in the absence of OD;