A desperate and largely unknown humanitarian crisis is deteriorating in the Lake Chad Basin region of West Africa, forcing millions of people to flee their homes and leaving millions more in need of humanitarian assistance. Oxfam is providing life-saving support but help is urgently needed to prevent the crisis turning into a catastrophe.
Number of Posts: 1
Grade & Level: National D2
Contract Type: Fixed Term (3 Years)
Who We Are
Oxfam in Tanzania (OiTZ) is renowned for its ability to help people in communities in very tangible ways: improving food security and livelihoods, reducing gender-based violence, increasing women’s economic and political participation; and working with pastoralist communities
To achieve this, OXFAM in Tanzania is seeks to recruit suitable qualified Candidate to fill in the following position Finance Officer
The Finance Officer has a principal role on the work at the transactional level to ensure that all financial transactions are properly documented and that day-to-day transacting takes place as efficiently as possible.
Contract: Open ended
Salary:£10,914 per annum
Interviews:8 December 2016
Please bring to the interview your Proof of Right to Work in the UK, such as your passport, or a Birth Certificate with the names of at least one of your parents on, together with a document with your NI number on it.
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.
Open for business since 1948, Oxfam shops are at the heart of the charity and their community, raising vital...
A third of the world’s poorest, most vulnerable and marginalised people are estimated to live in fragile and conflict-affected countries. Fragile and conflict-affected countries or contexts (FCACs) are often characterised by chronic humanitarian need, limited capacity of civil-society groups, dysfunctional markets, and sudden and unpredictable political developments. In such contexts, the risks of getting something wrong are heightened; a badly designed or poorly-delivered programme exposes poor and vulnerable people, as well as staff and partners, to unacceptable levels of risk. However, there is always the potential to bring about positive change and Oxfam has the ability to both influence and respond to it.
Programming in fragile and conflict affected contexts currently represents a very substantial part of Oxfam’s portfolio...
10 months parental leave cover, starting early January 2017
Fundraising events are a unique fundraising activity. Not only do they successfully generate significant funds but they also engage huge numbers of people in a meaningful way.
If you’re an expert in engaging current and potential supporters, fundraising events fire you up and you love supporting people to do amazing things, then we’ve got the ideal job for you! As a member of our Fundraising Events team you will be providing parental leave cover for our Events Engagement Coordinator.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
We are looking for a Young energetic people who can manage 5 partners of Empower youth for work project, support the team in effective communication, learning and documentation, and implement intervention to promote youth leadership and active youth engagement within partners and Oxfam.
The incumbent will ensure youth led programme achievement and innovation in youth skill development and alternative livelihoods through Empower youth for work. The immediate purpose of the position is to monitor and provide technical support to the partners ensuring effective implementation of project interventions and achieve the stipulated results.
(Only Bangladeshi national are eligible to apply)
Salary: Circa £27,550 - £36,547 per annum net, (net salary means that Oxfam GB will meet the tax and social security liabilities of post-holder in addition to net salary). Actual salary is dependent on the role and deployment location.
Contract Type: Fixed Term contract, usually 3-6 months.
Be there when it matters.
What is the Public Health Promoter’s (PHP) Register?
The PHP Register is a data base of people available to work on Oxfam’s emergency Water,...
Women’s land rights in the SDG indicators
The Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs were adopted in September; 2015 by the United Nations General Assembly as the agreed framework for international development. The SDGs succeed the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The Agenda has a stand-alone Goal on gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls. This is in addition to gender equality targets in other Goals, and a more consistent call for sex disaggregation of data across many indicators. The SDGs have included land rights issues under three Goals, namely Poverty Eradication (1.4), Food Security (2.3) and Gender Equality (5.a).
The agreed indicators have specific mentions of...
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors recently approved a new Environmental and Social Framework (ESF) that expands protections for people and the environment in Bank-financed investment projects. The frameworks partly responds to a 2010 report from the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group (IEG), to revise the existing safeguards policies to increase coverage, social inclusion, and harmonization across the Bank Group; enhance client capacity, responsibility and ownership; strengthen safeguards supervision, monitoring, evaluation to ensure rigorous implementation of their policies; and improve accountability and grievance redress systems and instruments for communities and individuals who want to express their concerns about World Bank-financed investment projects.
Objectives of the...
This is an urgent recruitment for a high priority humanitarian response. For this reason, applications will be reviewed as they are received, and priority will be given to those who are available to travel to Haiti immediately. Please indicate your availability in your application. Interviews and offers may take place before the closing date.
Closing Date: 28th November 2016Salary: Competitive PackageContract Type: Fixed Term Contract (10months)Hours: Full TimeLocation: Haiti
Oxfam works with others to overcome poverty and suffering. As an Oxfam employee, you will join a team of professionals that is part of the international confederation of 17 organizations networked together in 94 countries. As part of a global movement for change, we are working together to end...
From Women's Rights to water, earthquakes to education, we are committed to life-changing, groundbreaking work across many areas. The International Programmes Team’s Country Directors are responsible for the design, implementation and evaluation of Oxfam GB’s development and humanitarian programmes across six regions.
The International Team won’t live with poverty.What we are looking for
We are looking for a leader who enjoys connecting people and resources, has a strategic mindset, and strives to make a real difference to our Country Programmes. A seasoned development manager, influencer and networker, you will have successfully worked collaboratively across business units and organisations, and acted as a facilitator for positive change. You will also have some humanitarian experience. You will also be an excellent problem...
Oxfam is a movement of people working together to overcome the injustice of poverty.
Tele-fundraising is one of the most effective ways that we seek to gain on-going, committed support from the public. Currently, we are looking to appoint an experienced team leader to oversee the work of our Tele-fundraising team.
Be part of a team where the heart is truly in the work & help build a world free from poverty now!
Work for one of New Zealand’s most respected development & humanitarian charities, Oxfam, and makes a difference every day to the lives of people in need.
Want to be part of a great team delivering one of New Zealand’s biggest fundraising events?
We are looking for a confident, capable event management specialist to fill this key role from early December 2016 until the end of April 2017. You will be responsible for planning and managing the ‘on the day’ event delivery, supplier and sponsorship management and procuring equipment and volunteers needed to deliver our flagship Oxfam Trailwalker event.
Would you like to use your impressive motivational, organizational, communication and fundraising skills to make a positive difference in the world?
WASH Technical Advisor, Freetown, Sierra Leone
The Freetown WASH Consortium brings together five agencies (Action Contre la Faim, CONCERN, GOAL, Oxfam GB and Save the Children) to address the health situation in Freetown, Sierra Leone by focusing on WASH interventions. Since it began in February 2010, this joint programme of work has provided over 100,000 people with improved access to water, more than 20,000 with improved sanitation and an estimated 400,000 with positive hygiene messaging. The Consortium focuses on four main areas, WASH service delivery following a community led approach, disaster risk mitigation, capacity building of community structures and Government of Sierra Leone stakeholders as well as advocacy on sector financing.
Location: Kasulu, Kigoma
Contract Type: Fixed term contract (5 months)
Number of Posts: 1
Reports to: Programme Manager.
Staff reporting to this post: EFSVL Officers and Technical Specialists
Annual Budget: Approximately 1,000,000 GBP
Shaping a stronger Oxfam for people living in poverty
To work with refugee and Tanzanian host populations affected by displacement to ensure food security in these communities by contributing to strengthening access to livelihood skills, knowledge and inputs to increase production and incomes.
Closing Date: 8th November 2016
Salary: £17,206 - £24,096 per annum gross, (Pro-Rata Part Time)
Contract Type: Fixed Term (6 Months Contract)
Hours: Part Time
Location: Oxfam House, Oxford, UK / Home Based
Oxfam works with others to overcome poverty and suffering. As an Oxfam employee, you will join a team of professionals that is part of the international confederation of 17 organizations networked together in 94 countries. As part of a global movement for change, we are working together to end world poverty and injustice.
This role is based within the Global Humanitarian Team (GHT), specifically on the SIDA WaSH (Swedish International Development Agency) as administrative support. You will...
LOCALISATION: Haïti, Croix-Desprez -Carrefour-Feuilles
SALAIRE BRUT: USD 37 432 / an
GRADE: National C2
MISSION D’OXFAM: Travailler en partenariat pour faire disparaître la pauvreté et la souffrance.
MISSION DE L’ÉQUIPE: S’assurer qu’Oxfam possède les capacités techniques, logistiques et de gestion pour répondre efficacement aux urgences humanitaires dans le monde.
MISSION DU POSTE:
Coordonner la mise en œuvre du volet Eau Potable et Assainissement du projet PARAD, comprenant :
1- L’appui à l’amélioration du service d’eau potable en fonction des priorités établies par le schéma d’aménagement
2- La recherche, planification et initiations d’alternatives innovantes pour contribuer a résoudre le problème de...
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To provide support to Regional Centre by providing efficient and effective administration and co-ordination. The post holder works as a part of a team in the RC, liasing and working closely with the PA to the Regional Director, Regional HR Officers, Regional Information and Communications Officer and Regional Programme Support Officer.
About the MECIS Region
The Middle East and Commonwealth of Independent States (MECIS) region implements and manages programmes in Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Jordan, Russia, Tajikistan, Armenia, and Georgia.
Programmes within the MECIS 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...