Working for Cordaid

    Working for Cordaid means working towards a better world with determination, ambition and expertise. We are a dynamic learning organization that’s right at the heart of current affairs. Whatever you do at Cordaid, you’ll be connected to colleagues, our international partners, and people all over the world.

    With headquarters in The Hague, Cordaid is an organization with more than 130 employees. We regularly have vacancies, including for interns and volunteers.

    In addition to our headquarters, we also have a number of offices outside the Netherlands, such as in Afghanistan, South Sudan and Sierra Leone. There are also vacancies in these offices if we cannot find suitable local candidates. Currently, there are some 35 Cordaid expatriates working in our country offices.

    Who are we looking for?

    We are looking for committed people, people who believe in our approach and will commit themselves 100% towards the realization of our objective: building flourishing communities. Are you enthusiastic, entrepreneurial and result-oriented? Are you someone who can be decisive in a chaotic environment? And are you are a team player and someone who thinks in terms of solutions? Then you are just the person we are looking for!

    We have a wide range of vacancies. We need people who are specialized in areas such as healthcare and humanitarian aid, as well as ICT or fundraising.

    As an international organization Cordaid works in both Dutch and English, so if you want to come to work for us it’s important that you have an excellent command of English. And for certain positions fluency in French is also important.

    What can you expect from Cordaid?

    At Cordaid we offer an inspirational working environment with an international organization where a sense of purpose, creativity and entrepreneurship are important. Our terms of employment are appropriate for the nature of our organization. A separate terms and benefits arrangement applies for expatriate employees.

    Personal development is a priority at Cordaid. This development can be realized in various ways: such as attending courses, training or coaching. And when it comes to the health, welfare and safety of Cordaid employees, we offer extensive provisions in the areas of safety training and medical facilities.