Working for Cordaid means having the determination, ambition and expertise to contribute meaningfully to a better world. We are a dynamic and learning organization, addressing complex and global issues in some of the world’s most challenging places. Whatever you do at Cordaid, you’ll be connected to colleagues and international partners all over the world.
Cordaid has over 500 staff, working at headquarters in the Netherlands and in offices in Afghanistan, South Sudan, Sierra Leone and other countries. We have expatriates working in our country offices, but the vast majority of our country office staff are local residents. We regularly have vacancies, including internships. You can also send us an open application.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for committed people, people who believe in our approach and are committed 100% to reduce the fragility, vulnerability and poverty of people in conflict-affected areas. Are you enthusiastic, entrepreneurial and result-oriented? Can you deal with hectic situations? Are you a team player and someone who thinks in solutions rather than problems? Then we are looking for you!
We have a range of vacancies. We need people who are specialized in areas such as health care, performance based financing and humanitarian aid, as well as ICT or fundraising.
At our head office, we work both in Dutch and English. And for certain positions, fluency in French is also important.
What can you expect from Cordaid?
At Cordaid, we offer an inspirational international working environment, where you can purposefully contribute to the greater good, be creative and entrepreneurial. We offer outstanding terms of employment, appropriate for the nature of our organization. A separate terms and benefits arrangement applies for expatriate employees.
Personal development – either by attending courses, a training or through coaching – is a priority for Cordaid. And we offer staff extensive provisions in the areas of safety training and medical facilities.