Security Officer Job Vacancy at World Vision

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Kigoma
  • Applications have closed

Website World Vision

World Vision International is an evangelical Christian humanitarian aid, development, and advocacy organization

Security Officer Job Vacancy at World Vision

Job Description

With over 70 years of experience, our focus is on helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience fullness of life. We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith.

Come join our 34,000+ staff working in nearly 100 countries and share the joy of transforming vulnerable children’s life stories!

Key Responsibilities:


  • Plan and coordinate security prior and during food distribution
  • Conduct security awareness to staff and affiliated
  • Supervise performance of the contracted security services provider
  • Ensure functionality of security equipment
  • Investigate and report security incidents timely
  • Prepare periodical security reports and ensure timely sharing
  • Provide security brief to visitors
  • Represent WVT in security forums and ensure effective with other security stakeholders in the camp


  • Well planned and coordinated security
  • Improved knowledge among Staff on security aspects
  • Effective networking and agency well represented
  • Good performance by Contracted Vendor
  • Proper functionality of security equipment
  • Incidents are investigated properly and reported timely
  • Reports compiled and shared timely
  • Visitors briefed accordingly


Required Professional Experience

  • At least 5 years’ experience in a proven security field public or private institution
  • Experience in humanitarian is an added value
  • Has strong relating and networking skills
  • First aid qualified

Required Education, training, license, registration, and certification      

  • Degree in law, military or social science from a recognized institution
  • No previous criminal records

Security Officer Job Vacancy at World Vision

Physical Requirements 

  • Should be physically fit

Language Requirements            

  • English and Swahili


  • Police
  • MoHA


  • Timely and concrete decision making


  • Be Safe and Resilient
  • Deliver Results
  • Build Relationships
  • Be Accountable
  • Learn and Develop
  • Improve and Innovate
  • Partner and Collaborate
  • Embrace Change

Applicant Types Accepted:

Local Applicants Only

Applicant Types Accepted:

Local Applicants Only