Response Security Officer

شناسه پست:WVA787
عنوان: Response Security Officer
دسته بندی:Security
مدت:7 Months
تاریخ ختم: 2018-10-20-(6 ماه پیش)
تعداد نفر:1
معاش:As per WVA Salary Scale
جنسیت:مرد یا زن


کارفرما: World Vision International-Afghanistan | درباره World Vision International-Afghanistan
شهر: هرات
کشور: AF


تحصیلات:Bachelor Degree / industry relevant experience
تجربه کاری:Minimum of 2 of NGO/UN field (operations) سال


  • Bachelor Degree / industry relevant experience

Knowledge & Skills

  • Proven security management skills with emphasis on the unique security requirements of humanitarian aid work

  • Practical knowledge of tools mechanisms and procedures for personal and organizational security.

  • Certified in First Aid and Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation for the professional rescuer by the Red Cross and / or other competent and recognized provider of this type of training

  • Good oral and written communication skills in English.  

  • Proven team player

  • Ability to multitask

  • Solution seeker

  • Flexible with ability to adapt to fluid insecure environments

  • Able to take independent action when required

  • Ability to work effectively under extreme pressure

  • Value diversity and is committed to people capacity growth

  • Excellent networker

  • Attention to detail

  • Strong capacity in analyzing raw data from different sources and producing cohesive analysis for response team

  • Have mature and sound judgment

  • Have good communications skills oral and written

  • Honesty and personal integrity

  • Able to work in a cross-cultural environment with multi-national and international staff.

  • Strong commitment to WV call and aspiration as outlined in country and response strategy

  • Knowledge of World Vision and its working systems is an added advantage. 

  • Fluency in Dari and Pashtu is an advantage.


  • Minimum of 2 years of NGO/UN field (operations) experience and at least 1 years of field security experience

Work Environment

  • This position requires that the Response Security Officer spends 40 % of his/her time in the field. Accommodation is available in zonal offices. Accommodation in at field sites is provided by community networks.

  • This position requires regular road movements in field locations that often have no paved roads. The person should be physically capable of operating in challenging field environments.



The position is based out of the World Vision Afghanistan - National Office. The position holder is required to travel to field locations including high risk areas for assessments provide field programming support and conduct analysis for risk mitigation and implementation plans


The RSO is expected to undertake predominately short to mid-term assessments as tasked by the NSM and contribute field informed analysis to wider strategic assessments led by the NSM. Coordination with Government entities UN agencies and other stakeholders will be tasked and in coordination with the to the NSM and Response and Operations Director. The RSO role will support response activities are conducted in a safe and secure manner including the provision of close field support to response teams travelling to field sites development of security briefs and maintenance of security documents and logistics support in high risk environments.

Note: The position requires frequent travels to WVA operation areas (Badghis Ghor Faryab Daikundi). 



I. Updating WVI CSRs

  • Maintain up-to-date detailed instructions on precautions and emergency procedures.

  • Support the development of emergency response crisis management and business continuity plans that are in alignment with the National Office Security Plan and Core Security Requirements (CSR)

  • Maintain updated threat and risk analyses documents

  • Develop and oversee implementation of security systems and physical protection guidelines as well as fire and safety guidelines

  • Ensure the maintenance and accuracy of the staff phone tree

  • Develop and deliver appropriate response security-related briefings

  • Monitor and ensure compliance of project activities with requirements of the WV Security Management System

  • Coordinate security with partners and liaise with security stakeholders

  • Schedule appropriate drills to test and strengthen incident response procedures

  • Work with NSM to design review and update CSR.

II. Security Incident Management

  • Ensure coordination and implementation of all incident response procedures and guidelines

  • Ensure accurate reporting of incidents and follow up

  • Identify learning points after all incidents  


  • Review Medical Evacuation Plan information and measures

  •  Review protection measures for assets and equipment

  • Review external security support links

  •  Coordinate with International Non-Governmental Security Organization (INSO)

IV. Other

  • Any other duties as tasked by the NSM in consultation with the Office of Corporate Security (OCS)


طریقه ارسال درخواستی

Applications closing date is 20-Oct-2018. Please submit your resume and one page cover letter outlining how you meet the job requirements by email to [email protected]

Please write on the subject of your Email the Vacancy Number (WVA787) also Avoid sending attachment of big size (above 1024 KB) if you want your application/CV to be considered.

Only short listed candidates will be invited for written test and interview.

Local Candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

You can also submit your hard resume and Application to the office by this address:

Herat Office:

WV Afghanistan Alley Opposite of Herat Agriculture Department Walayat Main Street Amiriat Boulevard Herat Afghanistan. Phone +93 40224568 | Mobile:+93 797 297 296


ایمیل: [email protected]