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Consultancy: Food Security and Nutrition in the South Caucasus Policy Brief (INT3136)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 January 2017 - 11:43
Region: Middle East and Commonwealth of Independent States (MECIS), Division: International, Job Type: ConsultancyOxfam is calling for consultancy work for a policy brief on Food Security and Nutrition in Georgia and Armenia. The policy brief would consolidate key findings and policy recommendations from the research carried out within the framework of this project together with relevant information based on the work of the agriculture alliances in both countries as well as our campaign strategies with specific advocacy objectives.

Background and rational

The 4-year EC funded Project, Improving Regional Food Security in the South Caucasus through National Strategies and Smallholder Production, was launched in September 2013 in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia and aims to improve food security and nutrition through its advocacy efforts and inclusion of small-holder farmers’ interests in the governance processes in Georgia and Armenia.

Consultancy: Final Evaluation:Improving Regional Food Security in the South Caucasus (INT3132)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 January 2017 - 11:37
Region: Middle East and Commonwealth of Independent States (MECIS), Division: International, Job Type: ConsultancyBackground and rational

The 4-year EC funded Project, Improving Regional Food Security in the South Caucasus through National Strategies and Smallholder Production, was launched in September 2013 in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. The overall objective of the Project is to contribute to the improvement of food security and nutrition in the South Caucasus through small holder farmers' representation in the governance processes.

The Specific Objective of the Project is to contribute to the design and implementation of effective food security and nutrition strategies in the South Caucasus through the active participation of small holder farmers' representative bodies. There are three envisaged results of the Project as presented below:

Result 1: Inclusive and gender-sensitive FSN strategies (which define the priorities and policies on...

Consultant for Desalination Road Map for Asia Region (INT3135)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 January 2017 - 8:12
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: ConsultancyTerms of Reference – Desalination Road Map for Asia Region

 

Background:

Southeast Asia is one of the hardest hit areas in the world in terms of intrusion of saline groundwater.  6 million people are currently affected in Vietnam’s Mekong river delta alone, where saline groundwater is now found 50-70 km inland, affecting not only drinking water supplies but also all agricultural production in the area. Bangladesh, whose southwestern coastal areas already experience high levels of salinity, are projected to experience a median increase of 26% salinity by 2050,  equating to a 55% increase in the most affected areas. Coastal areas of the Philippines and Indonesia are experiencing similar increases in salinity, rendering aquifers unfit for drinking or irrigation purposes.  In the near...

Finance Officer (INT3134)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 January 2017 - 6:24
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: Open endedJob Purpose - Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

 

REMARK: This is a national hired post. We will be unable to provide visa and work permit to a non-Thai national.

 

Budgeting & reportingUnder the guidance of the Thailand BSM to be responsible for generating budget variance reports and providing analysis to relevant budget holders.Under the guidance of the BSM to be responsible for generating first pass Year end accounts for the Thailand projects.To assist the BSM in the producing of annual Thailand country e budgets and the forecasts.

 

Financial Accounting for Thailand country ProgrammeSupervise the Finance Assistant to help prepare payments and make financial accounting entriesOversee the processing of Thailand invoices and expense payments to Oxfam’s standard procedures...

BUSINESS PROCESS & LEARNING FACILITATOR (INT3115)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 January 2017 - 3:52
Region: IDHQ, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Job Context

 

As part of a wider Oxfam Confederation initiative, Oxfam Great Britain (OGB) has embarked on a process of organisational transformation in order to become a more relevant, more impactful, and more influential international non-governmental organisation (INGO) in the 21st century. The transformation process will help change key areas of OGB’s profile and work, adapting to a new vision of One Oxfam by 2020. This will involve fundamental changes to organisational identity, business processes, and operating model meaning OGB are better able to respond to the challenges of the Oxfam confederation and the larger world of international development. The OGB initiative is known as Project Transform (“Transform”).

 

One of the six dedicated projects within Transform is focussed on...

Regional Manager/Programmes – Middle East & North Africa (MENA) Region (INT3133)

Oxfam Great Britain - 30 December 2016 - 12:09
Region: MECIS, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term About the Role

 

This role is part of a regional structure (platform) delivering support to and contributing to enhancing program design and implementation in the 11 countries where it is currently present, through both its Amman and Tunis country offices. Oxfam is looking for two Regional Managers to be based in either of these geographic locations. The candidates’ eligibility to work in one or the other may determine the final location of these positions.  One Regional Manager will act as the deputy Regional Director for MENA (called ‘Regional Manager), whilst the Regional Manager/Programmes’ primary function will be to lead and drive programming in the region.

 

To contribute to defining the MENA regional strategy, operational model to deliver it, effective...

Shop Manager ( Maternity Cover -Newquay ) (TRD0968)

Oxfam Great Britain - 30 December 2016 - 10:58
Region: Shop Operations, Division: Trading, Job Type: Fixed Term Hours: 24 hours per week

Contract: Fixed Term - 12 Months 

Salary: £10,914 gross per annum

Interviews: TBC

Additional information:

Please bring to the interview your Proof of Right to Work in the UK, such as your passport, or Birth Certificate with the names of at least one of your parents on, together with a document with your NI number on it.

 

 

Shop Manager

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.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITES:

 

Open for business since 1948, Oxfam shops are at the heart of the...

Micro Insurance Program Officer

Oxfam America - 29 December 2016 - 20:11
Purpose of The Position :  R4 is a program designed to establish a mechanism by which formal risk transfer (insurance) mechanisms to poor farmers are established by engaging global and national development partners, the private sector, academia, research centers and farmers. The R4/Micro insurance program officer will support the program coordinator with all duties related to the program

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Manager Humanitarian Response and Preparedness (INT3128)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 12:15
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Manager Humanitarian Response and Preparedness

ABOUT OXFAM

Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty. Together we save and rebuild lives in disasters. We help people build better lives for themselves. We speak out on the big issues that keep people poor, like inequality, discrimination against women and climate change. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can live without poverty.

 ABOUT THE ROLE

The role is to design and implement timely, effective & efficient, quality, humanitarian response(s).  To Provide strategic leadership and develop a long term vision for Oxfam’s humanitarian programme. To support Oxfam in strengthening its advocacy capacity in, preparedness and humanitarian response and focus on specific quality...

Programme Manager Governance and Fragility (INT3126)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 12:14
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Programme Manager Governance and Fragility

ABOUT OXFAM

 

Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty. Together we save and rebuild lives in disasters. We help people build better lives for themselves. We speak out on the big issues that keep people poor, like inequality, discrimination against women and climate change. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can live without poverty.

 ABOUT THE ROLE

The role is to lead and develop Governance and Fragility Programme of Oxfam in Pakistan. Work through integrated approach with other country teams, using research, learning and programme development and campaigning work, engaging diversified stakeholders and building alliances to achieve results. The Programme Manager will...

Manager Media and Communications (INT3127)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 12:10
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Manager Media and Communications

ABOUT OXFAM

Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty. Together we save and rebuild lives in disasters. We help people build better lives for themselves. We speak out on the big issues that keep people poor, like inequality, discrimination against women and climate change. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can live without poverty.

 ABOUT THE ROLE

The role is to profile Oxfam’s work in national media and in wider communications to support Oxfam’s fundraising and campaign goals. To work with national partners and global affiliates throughout the Asia region to deliver high-quality media projects and compelling story-gathering materials for national, regional and global media...

Public Health Promoter Team Leader (Haiti) (0020)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 11:33
Region: GHT Affiliate Recruitment, Division: GHT Affiliate Recruitment, Job Type: Fixed Term Closing Date: 12th January 2017

Salary: 32,829 Euros gross per annum (VAT and other taxes not included). 

Contract Type: Fixed Term 6 Month Contract.

Hours: Full Time

Location: Haiti

 

 

PURPOSE OF OXFAM:

 

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.

 

TEAM OBJECTIVE:

 

To work with vulnerable populations as a force for change to address the causes of poverty, suffering and injustice and...

EFVSL Officer (INT3105)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 9:44
Region: Southern Africa, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term EFVSL Officer

You will provide support in Food Security and Livelihood programs in Oxfam area of work. Supervise EFSVL assistants as well ensure the success and realization of activities. Provide key support to Oxfam partners for effective and accountable programming.  You will have a bachelor degree in social sciences, agriculture, economics and business.

Protection and Gender Officer (INT3106)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 9:43
Region: Southern Africa, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Protection and Gender Officer

You will provide support in protection and gender analysis as well make recommendations for actions to be taken by Oxfam to ensure safe programming and options for the mainstreaming/ integration of protection and gender activities into the response including risk management. You will have relevant diploma in protection and gender studies as well minimum of 2 years experience working for a humanitarian organization working either on protection and gender.

MEAL Coordinator (INT3107)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 9:43
Region: Southern Africa, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term MEAL Coordinator

You will provide support in implementing strategic and operational priorities in the affected areas.  Supporting the process of assessments, research, develop, implement & maintain MIS for Oxfam partners and for effective and accountable programming.  You will have relevant qualification in monitoring and evaluation and minimum of 3 years experience working for a humanitarian organization.

MEAL Officer (INT3108)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 9:42
Region: Southern Africa, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term MEAL Officer

You will provide support in implementing strategic and operational priorities in the affected areas.  Supporting the process of assessments, research, develop, implement & maintain MIS for Oxfam partners and for effective and accountable programming.  You will have relevant qualification in monitoring and evaluation and minimum of 2 years experience working for a humanitarian organization.

WASH Coordinator (INT3109)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 9:42
Region: Southern Africa, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term WASH Coordinator

You will work with Public Engineer and Hygiene Promotion teams to ensure WASH activities are well implemented in the field. You will provide technical guidance, develop strategy and tools, monitor quality of the work, develop cholera and flood preparedness strategy. Bringing with you at least 3 years either in Engineering or Health Promotion as advisory/strategic role with good communication, training and personal management skills.

Public Health Promoter (PHP) Officer (INT3110)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 9:41
Region: Southern Africa, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Public Health Promoter (PHP) Officer

You will work with communities to Promote Public Health Services, by assessing, planning and make recommendations in promotion of health programmes in conjunction within the team and across teams.  Bringing with you 2 years of practical experience in health programmes with good communication, training and personal management skills.

Public Health Engineer (PHE) Officer (INT3111)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 9:39
Region: Southern Africa, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Public Health Engineer (PHE) Officer

You will work with communities to Promote Public Health Services, by assessing, planning and make recommendations in promotion of health programmes in conjunction within the team and across teams.  You will have diploma in engineering or water management as well 2 years of practical experience in WASH programmes with good communication, training and personal management skills

Humanitarian Funding Lead (INT3104)

Oxfam Great Britain - 29 December 2016 - 8:34
Region: Southern Africa, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Humanitarian Funding lead

You will provide support to humanitarian team to raise funds for Oxfam's programmes; to develop and review proposal; to ensure quality and consistency in proposals and donor reports as well support team in managing their funds as per donor requirements. You will have experience of dealing with funding contracts from a range of institutional donors such as DFID, ECHO and USAID; good administrative skills and ability to effectively use IT packages; especially Word and Excel; and excellent writing skills. You will have a a first degree preferably in Development Studies; Social Sciences; Economics; Financial Management; Business Administration or International Relations and a minimum of 2 years extensive experience in funding management, finance and donor contract management for humanitarian or development organizations.

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