Oct 1, 2016

Security Advisor - South Sudan

Location: South Sudan
Employer: Oxfam GB 
Closing date: 13 Oct 2016

Oxfam is a leading International NGO working to end poverty and injustice. We work directly with communities and we seek to influence the powerful to ensure that poor people can improve their lives and livelihoods and have a say in decisions that affect them. Our humanitarian, development and campaigning projects change lives around the world. It is an exciting time to join Oxfam South Sudan, as it enters the final stages of its transition to One Oxfam, merging affiliates and activities in country to provide a fully integrated programme.


The Country Security Advisor (CSA) is, above all, responsible for advising the Country Director (CD) and the Senior Management Team on their security duties and responsibilities in accordance with Oxfam Internationals Security Management System. The CSA manages, on behalf of the CD, security and radio communication personnel and activities in support of the Country and provides independent security advice and coordination of Oxfam operations within the area of operation.

Due to the programme and country context complexity, a solid working experience in South Sudan will be a strong advantage.

Duty station: The position is based in Juba with frequent travel to programme locations

Start: 1st November 2016

Duration: Open ended