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Finance Manager (FIN0381)

6 April 2018 - 16:26
Region: EA Nodes, Division: Finance & IS, Job Type: Open endedContract Type: Open Ended 

 

Background:  Oxfam has adopted a new operating model where our country teams are managed through Oxfam International with Oxfam GB responsible to ensure that country teams have effective and efficient operating platforms, systems, policies, processes and capabilities to enable our programme work. To enable this Oxfam GB has created a team that consist of functional roles to support business delivery. These roles are all new and are clustered by geographic area to work closely with country directors, the OI regional Platforms, partner affiliates investing in countries we are supporting and headquarters for Oxfam GB, Oxfam International and where relevant, other partner affiliates.

Practically the roles in these units work together in a cross-functional way to ensure maximum...

Consultant for Research on Institutional Response to Gender-Based Violence (INT4356)

6 April 2018 - 14:24
Region: HECA, Division: International, Job Type: ConsultancyConsultant for Research on Institutional Response to Gender-Based Violence

Background

“One of the most brutal forms of women`s disempowerment is violence against women” (UNDP, 2016, page 59).  Reviews show that one-third of women across the world have experienced it, and in some countries, the situation is worse (ibid). In Tanzania, “four in ten women have experienced physical violence since age 15”, and that, experience of violence increases with age, and is higher among women who are divorced (NBS,2017, page 17). Moreover, positive attitudes towards wife battering, for instance, remain high, whereby, “fifty-eight percent of women and 40% percent of men agree that a husband is justified in beating his wife” (ibid). In addition, more than half of the VAW victims are seeking redress,...

Research on Institutional Response to Gender-Based Violence (INT4356)

6 April 2018 - 14:24
Region: HECA, Division: International, Job Type: ConsultancyResearch on Institutional Response to Gender-Based Violence

Background

“One of the most brutal forms of women`s disempowerment is violence against women” (UNDP, 2016, page 59).  Reviews show that one-third of women across the world have experienced it, and in some countries, the situation is worse (ibid). In Tanzania, “four in ten women have experienced physical violence since age 15”, and that, experience of violence increases with age, and is higher among women who are divorced (NBS,2017, page 17). Moreover, positive attitudes towards wife battering, for instance, remain high, whereby, “fifty-eight percent of women and 40% percent of men agree that a husband is justified in beating his wife” (ibid). In addition, more than half of the VAW victims are seeking redress, and the...

Programme Research Associate (INT4354)

6 April 2018 - 12:41
Region: HECA, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Programme Research Associate

Number of Posts:  1

Location: Mwanza

Contract Type: Fixed Term (1 Year)

Who We Are

Oxfam in Tanzania’s country strategy 2015-19 envisions empowered citizens with reduced poverty, reduced inequality and injustice with especially women and young people having access to resources and a good quality of life. We want to see evidence of citizens being more aware of and demanding their rights to resources and essential services. We also want to see less policy incoherence and positive changes at national level (policy) and community level (practices, perceptions, ideas and beliefs).

The above vision will be achieved through delivering strategically interrelated goals:Goal 1: Enhanced Governance and Transparency Transformed power relationships between women, men, government and businesses enabling...

Deputy Shop Manager (Eastbourne) (TRD1691)

6 April 2018 - 12:15
Region: Shop Operations, Division: Trading, Job Type: Open endedDeputy Shop Managers

Oxfam Purpose:

 

To work with others to overcome poverty and suffering 

 

Trading Purpose:

 

To make as much money as possible to overcome poverty and suffering

 

About our Oxfam Shops:

 

Open for business since 1948, Oxfam shops are at the heart of the charity and their community, raising vital funds and increasing public awareness of what we do. They are always guided by our values of empowerment, accountability and inclusiveness and focussed on making as much money as possible.

 

The Role of our Deputy Shop Managers:

 

Commercially aware and constantly looking for new business opportunities, deputy shop managers motivate their teams and...

Consortium Manager (Durable Peace Programme) (INT4351)

6 April 2018 - 5:10
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term About Oxfam

Oxfam is a leading International NGO with a worldwide reputation for excellence and over 70 years of experience. It’s not unfortunate that people live in poverty. With enough wealth in this world to go around it’s unjustifiable. It’s not just their problem. It’s ours too. Our humanitarian, development and campaigning projects change lives around the world, and with the right support, we can beat poverty and injustice. Thousands of people already commit their time and talents to our campaigning, humanitarian and long-term development projects. Now we’re looking for yours.

 

The Role

To manage and ensure quality delivery of Promoting Durable Peace and Development programme in Kachin.  This includes elements of the programme implemented by Oxfam Novib and aspects...

Deputy Shop Manager (Berkhamsted) (TRD1690)

5 April 2018 - 14:49
Region: Shop Operations, Division: Trading, Job Type: Open endedDeputy Shop Managers

Oxfam Purpose:

 

To work with others to overcome poverty and suffering 

 

Trading Purpose:

 

To make as much money as possible to overcome poverty and suffering

 

About our Oxfam Shops:

 

Open for business since 1948, Oxfam shops are at the heart of the charity and their community, raising vital funds and increasing public awareness of what we do. They are always guided by our values of empowerment, accountability and inclusiveness and focussed on making as much money as possible.

 

The Role of our Deputy Shop Managers:

 

Commercially aware and constantly looking for new business opportunities, deputy shop managers motivate their teams and...

Deputy Shop Manager (Fulham) (TRD1689)

5 April 2018 - 14:48
Region: Shop Operations, Division: Trading, Job Type: Open endedDeputy Shop Managers

Oxfam Purpose:

 

To work with others to overcome poverty and suffering 

 

Trading Purpose:

 

To make as much money as possible to overcome poverty and suffering

 

About our Oxfam Shops:

 

Open for business since 1948, Oxfam shops are at the heart of the charity and their community, raising vital funds and increasing public awareness of what we do. They are always guided by our values of empowerment, accountability and inclusiveness and focussed on making as much money as possible.

 

The Role of our Deputy Shop Managers:

 

Commercially aware and constantly looking for new business opportunities, deputy shop managers motivate their teams and...

Executive Secretary (INT4350)

5 April 2018 - 10:38
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Job Type: Fixed Term, 02 (Two) years Initially

[Only Bangladeshi National are eligible to apply]

 

 

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

 

We are urgently looking for a dynamic team player who will responsible for providing day to day administrative and secretarial support to the Country Director. The position is also responsible for arranging and coordinating all types of Country Leadership Team (CLT) and Senior Management Team (SMT) meetings as well as follow up on the agreed decisions from these meetings. Other key responsibilities include manage CD’s travel both in country and abroad as well as international visitors travel; coordinate and organize national /international events led by country office and act as a point person of...

Audio-Visual Material for Community User's Education (INT4349)

5 April 2018 - 7:06
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: ConsultancyFOR PHILIPPINES NATIONAL ONLY

 

ARE YOU THE RIGHT PERSON FOR THIS EXCITING ROLE?

 

The Organisation

 

Oxfam is a vibrant global movement of passionate, dedicated people fighting poverty together. People power drives everything we do. From saving lives and developing projects that put poor people in charge of their lives and livelihoods, to campaigning for change that lasts. That’s Oxfam in action. If you share this vision and commitment, then you are exactly who we are looking for.

 

Working with us is so much more than having an eight-to-five job. As an employee, you are joining a team of professionals in more than 90 countries in the world who are all committed to delivering...

Monitoring, Evaluation, Learning & Social Accountability (MELSA) Advisor (INT4348)

5 April 2018 - 7:04
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term FOR PHILIPPINES NATIONAL ONLY

 

ARE YOU THE RIGHT PERSON FOR THIS EXCITING ROLE?

 

THE ORGANISATION

 

Oxfam is a vibrant global movement of passionate, dedicated people fighting poverty together. People power drives everything we do. From saving lives and developing projects that put poor people in charge of their lives and livelihoods, to campaigning for change that lasts. That’s Oxfam in action. If you share this vision and commitment, then you are exactly who we are looking for.

 

Working with us is so much more than having an eight-to-five job. As an employee, you are joining a team of professionals in more than 90 countries in the world who are all committed to delivering...

BADAEL Bekaa Community Mobiliser (INT4347)

4 April 2018 - 15:36
Region: MENA, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term The Role

The BADAEL (Building Alternative Development Assets and Entrepreneurial Learning) Consortium operating in Lebanon is made up of four organisations dedicated to contribute to promoting social stability and community resilience of vulnerable communities hosting refugees. With the support of the European Union’s Madad Trust Fund, the BADAEL Consortium brings together the technical expertise and capacity of four agencies, including Oxfam (Consortium Lead), Beyond Reform and Development, Association Najdeh and Utopia. The project’s activities are centred on enhancing the understanding and opportunities of communities on resilience assets to conflict and vulnerability and available socio-economic opportunities. 

 

About the MENA region

The MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region implements and manages programmes in Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, and...

Programme Manager 'Our Rights, Our Duties' (INT4346)

4 April 2018 - 13:21
Region: HECA, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Programme Manager ‘Our Rights, our Duties’

GOMA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO

CONTRACT TYPE: Fixed-term

Salary: Globally competitive net salary (take home pay).  Oxfam will meet the tax and social security liabilities of the post holder in relation to employment with Oxfam. 

Benefits:    Attractive benefits including pension, medical and other insurances, good benefits for internationally relocated staff

Oxfam offers two options, to be chosen by the candidate:

-       A non-accompanied packaged base in Goma

-       An accompanied package based in Gisenyi (Rwanda)

 Background

Oxfam is one of the world's leading humanitarian and development agencies assisting people affected by natural disasters, poverty and conflict throughout the world. With many thousand staff and dedicated volunteers...

Donor Accountant (INT4345)

4 April 2018 - 11:23
Region: MENA, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term The Role

 

 To provide both proactive and just-in-time Finance support relating to donor funding to Managers.

 

About the MENA region

 

The MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region implements and manages programmes in Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, and Jordan.

 

Programmes within the MENA region reflect Oxfam’s approach to work across the globe. We support self-reliance, not dependency, and to complement our work on the ground we strive to secure lasting change through our campaigning.

 

We also put women at the heart of all we do. The majority of people living in poverty are women and girls, and so this focus helps us to achieve our mission to...

Programme Officer, Food Justice (INT4344)

3 April 2018 - 11:57
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Working at Oxfam is so much more than just a job. We are working together to end world poverty and injustice. If you are passionate about the role of Human Resources in reducing poverty and inequality, we would like to hear from you!

 

JOB PURPOSE:

To support high quality programme implementation; facilitate project teams to synchronize project plans, ensure coherence, overall progress and efficient use of resources; track and update programme MEAL system and database; facilitate capacity building of project officers and partners on MEAL implementation as well as learning and exchange about the programme, partners and allies.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Project management and accountability:Oversee civic voice projects in the portfolio to ensure effectiveness, gender lens and support...

Advocacy, Media and Communication Officer (INT4343)

3 April 2018 - 10:23
Region: MENA, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term The Role :

As Advocacy, Media and Communication Officer (Hajja)– Yemen, you will be responsible for supporting Shafar program in all media and advocacy related issues. It is aimed to contribute to research (policy), communication, advocacy, to  Advocacy, Policy and Media team. Your work will support in the development of communications and multimedia content related to Oxfam’s programmes in Hajjah and Hodeida in line with Oxfam’s policy, advocacy and programme priorities. 

Skills and competencies required :

Essential:A commitment to fighting poverty and injustice and promoting basic rightsTwo years of experience in a communication, media, campaigning/advocacy.Educated to degree level in Communications/Media, Political Science or a Social Science.Ability to work independently with a minimum of supervision.A Team Player able to work as...

Consultancy: Endline Data Analysis and Report Writing (ECHO) (INT4342)

2 April 2018 - 10:31
Region: MENA, Division: International, Job Type: ConsultancyThe Role

Oxfam is seeking a consultant to write an endline report covering a Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO) funded project. The project, entitled “Integrated and coordinated protection and WASH response for Syria Crisis-affected populations in Lebanon” began in April 2017 and is anticipated to end in March 2018. As part of Oxfam’s Humanitarian pillar, the project focus on the delivery of integrated Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Protection services to Syrian refugee settlements in the Bekaa. This occurred alongside Protection activities implemented in North Lebanon targeting vulnerable populations in Tripoli and the Beddawi and Naher al Bared Palestinian camps. The project was implemented in partnership with AJEM, UTOPIA, and Association Najdeh.

About the MENA region

MONITORING, EVALUATION, ACCOUNTABILITY AND LEARNING (MEAL) OFFICER (INT4328)

2 April 2018 - 10:16
Region: MENA, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term The Role

 

Oxfam is looking to recruit a MEAL Officer to assist all teams in Zataari camp in the design and implementation of monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning events and to establish the extent to which the projects are meeting planned objectives. Moreover, to strengthen accountability ensuring that support is extended to vulnerable families i.e. women, female-headed households, to benefit from the projects and that their voices are heard.

 

About the MENA region

 

The MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region implements and manages programmes in Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, and Jordan.

 

Programmes within the MENA region reflect Oxfam’s approach to work across the globe. We support self-reliance, not dependency, and...

Finance Officer (INT4341)

1 April 2018 - 12:01
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: TemporaryLocation: Cox’s Bazar (Teknaf), Bangladesh, Job Type: Fixed Term (up to Sep 30, 2018)

[Only Bangladeshi national are eligible to apply]

 

  WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

 

We are looking for a dynamic team player who will support to provide a proactive, efficient and effective financial management service to Oxfam’s Programme in Bangladesh and ensures financial systems and procedures are working efficiently and effectively, and that they are being adhered to.

 

The post holder reports to Area Manager, Teknaf

 

SKILLS AND COMPETENCE:

Essential Educational qualification: MBA/ M.Com.A minimum of 3 years experience in providing a whole range of financial services to an organisation, ideally with at least 2 years in International NGO.Ability...

Senior Finance Officer (INT4330)

1 April 2018 - 6:29
Region: MENA, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term The Role Purpose :

To contribute to the provision of management and operational services (including maintaining an accurate financial records and reports) within Yemen programme as per Oxfam’s procedures and systems, to enable the delivery of key support activities and help other staff within the area to perform effectively

 

Skills and competences required :Education to degree level and full accountancy qualifications (E)A minimum of 5 years accounting experience in providing a whole range of accounting services ideally in the NGO or public sector (E)Proven knowledge of computerised systems and demonstrable experience of working with computerised accounting packages and spreadsheets (E)Ability to prioritise own workload, to work independently where necessary and commitment to meet deadlines (EHigh level of numeracy, accuracy and analytical...

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