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Personal Assistant to the Humanitarian Director (GHT) (INT3142)

Oxfam Great Britain - 5 January 2017 - 12:36
Region: United Kingdom, Division: International, Job Type: Open endedGlobal Humanitarian Team PurposeTo lead the delivery of Oxfam's humanitarian strategyTo support lead countries and regions respond to category 1 and 2 humanitarian responsesTo support country teams to build their humanitarian capacity        To lead and coordinate the representation of Oxfam in global humanitarian bodies, processes and debates, including global partnerships

 

Job Purpose

 

To support the Humanitarian Director in leading Oxfam’s humanitarian programme.  The Director manages the Global Humanitarian Team, works closely with the rest of the Oxfam international programme, with all of the affiliates globally, services a number of governance and cross-affiliate committees as well as leads on external representation to the humanitarian sector on behalf of Oxfam globally.

 

To additionally support the Finance and Operations Director...

UK Partnerships Advisor (INT3141)

Oxfam Great Britain - 4 January 2017 - 16:49
Region: United Kingdom, Division: International, Job Type: Open endedWhat are we looking for?

 

Oxfam GB seeks to recruit a UK Partnership Advisor that will be specifically responsible for overseeing Oxfam’s programme partnership with the UK Government, maintaining visibility over the portfolio of programmes, enhancing programme quality, managing reputational risk, and leading on strategic engagement, programmes and initiatives such as DFID’s Key Relationship Management. 

 

What skills, knowledge and experience are needed? 

(not comprehensive)Demonstrable success in resource mobilisation at scale with institutional donors for an international agency like Oxfam and/or detailed understanding of the ways of working of the UK Government, and in particularly DFID Significant experience in working at a senior level within a network, coalition, alliance, confederation of organisations or government agency involving multiple stakeholders and managing...

Contracts and Compliance Coordinator - Funding and Partnerships (INT3140)

Oxfam Great Britain - 4 January 2017 - 14:54
Region: United Kingdom, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term What are we looking for?

 

Oxfam GB seeks to recruit a Contracts and Compliance Coordinator to provide effective contract management and compliance support for restricted funds within the organisation, including training and oversight of internal systems and processes. 

 

What skills, knowledge and experience are needed? 

(not comprehensive)Experience of, or demonstrable understanding of, donor contract management and compliance, in particular around contracts, budgets and reporting;Experience of capacity building and organisational development in relation to programme funding or related field;Comprehensive understanding and experience of using and managing internal systems and processes. Strong computer and IT skills, including basic MS Office applications, internet based research and navigation, use of databases and/or data entry systems. Strong analytical skills particularly pertaining to risk analysis at...

Consultant for Regional Consultancy on Inequalities in Seafood Value Chains (INT3139)

Oxfam Great Britain - 4 January 2017 - 7:44
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: ConsultancyTerms of Reference

Regional Consultancy on Inequalities in Seafood Value Chains

 

Background

 

Oxfam is undertaking a research on inequality in seafood value chains as part of its Unequal Portions campaign. The Uneven Portion campaign aims to highlight and address inequality in value chains. It understands that inequality of power in value chains, manifested in the unfair distributions of risks and benefits among different actors in supply chains - is a critical factor in poverty and food injustice.

 The fisheries and seafood sector will be the focus of the first year of the UP campaign. The fisheries and seafood sector is major contributor to world trade and economy.  Approximately 10% to 12% of the world’s population depends...

Consultant for Asia Power Analysis Update (INT3138)

Oxfam Great Britain - 4 January 2017 - 6:13
Region: Asia, Division: International, Job Type: ConsultancyAsia Power Analysis Update

Terms of Reference

  

Working title:

 Asia Power Analysis – Update

Type of paper:

e.g. Briefing Paper, Briefing Note, Research Report, etc. – see Notes for more on Oxfam series

The Asia Power Analysis Update is a review and updating of the Asia Power Analysis produced in October 2014.  This update aims to provide 1) an updated analysis of the influence and power of key regional institutions and actors; 2) add the inequality issue focus of Oxfam and 3) Be more specific by doing a power map of specific actors and spaces within the institutions that Oxfam can influence, so as to enable targeted influencing and advocacy. 

The analysis and mapping will review the following institutions in...

Supply & Logistics Roving Advisor (x2) (FIN0262)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 January 2017 - 16:26
Region: Finance & Info Systems, Division: Finance & IS, Job Type: Open endedAre you an experienced Supply & Logistics professional looking for your next challenge?

 

Do you have experience of logistic management at country programme level? 

 

And perhaps most important of all, do you want to be part of a movement of millions of people, all working towards one goal - an end to poverty for everyone?

 

If so, come and join us.

 

These are two new exciting roles, where you will be responsible for strengthening good practice in the supply & logistics function in Oxfam GB programmes through support to the countries development and humanitarian programmes staff. 

 

Summary of Essential Skills, Knowledge and ExperienceQualifications and / or equivalent experience in supply...

Humanitarian Register: Public Health Promoter Team Leaders & Coordinators (INT3137)

Oxfam Great Britain - 3 January 2017 - 15:47
Region: IDHQ, Division: International, Job Type: Fixed Term Location: Various Locations

Contract type: 3 - 6 months on average

Hours: Full-time

Salary: Dependant on the specific post 

 

Due to the rapid scale up in certain countries, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. We will only contact those short-listed for the position and may appoint prior to the closing date.

 

ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED IN ENGLISH.Please ensure that you provide the following information in your application:How soon can you be available for deployment? Which emergency responses are you most interested in - please indicate your first and second preferences? How long are you available for (length of deployment)?Are you proficient in communicating in French (normally, a requirement for deployments to Central African Republic)?

 

 

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.

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