Global Security Advisor, ActionAid, Johannesburg, South Africa/Nairobi

Salary: £28,240.00 per annum

Duration: a one year contract

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa or Nairobi, Kenya


  • The desired candidate will have a minimum of 5 years experience in a similar capacity with an international aid agency and international experiences

  • knowledge of and experience in handling security situations in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

  • A relevant university degree with a good understanding of emergency and development issues is essential

  • Good written and oral communication skills to a variety of audiences, with good interpersonal skills and sensitivity within a multicultural environment are also required.

  • The desired candidate will also be able to demonstrate experience in the design, development and delivery of training programmes with familiarity in operating security equipment.

  • Multilingual skills would be an added advantage.
  • This post will require extensive travel at relatively short notice into insecure environments.

    Application Procedures:

    Applications should be sent to: [email protected] later than 24 May.

    All applicants should apply on AAI application forms, found at:

    Click on About Us, Jobs, Application Form link.

    ActionAid International is an equal opportunities employer.

    For further information contact:
    ActionAid International,
    PostNet Suite #248,
    Private Bag X31,
    Saxonwold 2132,
    Johannesburg, South Africa
    Phone: +27(0)11 731 4500,
    Fax: +27(0)11 880 8082,
    Email: [email protected] /

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