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Consultant - Biometric Research Lead (INT3938)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 November 2017 - 15:50
Region: Programme Strategy & Impact, Division: International, Job Type: ConsultancyResearch to inform Oxfam’s policy on the use of biometric technologies in its programme.


Humanitarian agencies are under pressure to be more transparent and accountable for the assistance they provide, especially as the sector increasingly defaults to cash based programming. Currently, Oxfam is working with a number of technologies such as Last Mile Mobile Solution (LMMS) to register and subsequently authenticate people’s identities.The opportunity of using biometrics as a technology to verify beneficiaries in our programmes is increasingly on the radar of many Oxfam country teams, however there is also limited evidence recorded and practical research as to most effective models for using biometric technologies in humanitarian programmes. Biometrics refers to measurements related to human characteristics used for authentication, it can include iris scanning,...

Deputy Shop Manager (Harborne, Birmingham) (TRD1528)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 November 2017 - 12:13
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...

Policy, Research and Campaigns Advisor (INT3945)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 November 2017 - 11:06
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term FOR PHILIPPINES NATIONAL ONLY




Benefits: Oxfam offers staff a comprehensive benefits package including medical cover, life insurance, provident fund, different kind of leaves and lot of learning and development opportunities. 


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...

Re-Advertised: Programme Quality Manager - Oxfam Iraq (INT3944)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 November 2017 - 8:53
Region: MENA, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term JOB PURPOSE:

To provide technical support on programme quality and project design all in accordance with Oxfam's standards and best practice


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...


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