Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
OXFAM PURPOSE: Oxfam works with others to find lasting solutions to poverty and suffering
TEAM PURPOSE: :
The vision of the Programme Strategy and Impact Team (PSIT) is to increase Oxfam’s impact in poverty alleviation, drive higher quality learning within Oxfam, develop more integrated approaches to supporting programme quality, and increase the influence of Oxfam’s leadership of thought and practice internally and externally.
This is achieved through linking learning from internal programme experience and from other development actors, to inform and influence programme strategy, direction and quality and Oxfam’s wider agenda of change. The team provides specialist technical and strategic advice, support and the right tools and information systems to the programme from the design, planning and implementation of programmes to capturing, monitoring and evaluating results.
JOB PURPOSE: The focus of the Project Manager is four-fold:
Ensure that Oxfam’s participation in mNutrition achieves high quality programming through programme management; coordination with global and local partners and; support to programme planning, monitoring, learning and evaluation.
Meet global partners and donor’s requirements related to reporting, providing feedback to content development tools for mobile phones, following up consortium procedures on budget allocation and contributing to the consortium initiatives to improve the content development process.
Provide support to country teams (currently Malawi, Rwanda and Bangladesh) in the implementation and following up of Oxfam’s commitments within the mNutrition Programme.
Implement mNutrition’s influencing strategy on women’s economic empowerment and sustainable agriculture.