Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.
Do you have demonstrable interest in resource mobilisation with institutional donors for an international agency like Oxfam?
Do you have ability to work effectively with others in a team in order to implement a project or achieve shared objectives?
Do you have ability to manage a diverse work load, work under own initiative and be flexible to changing priorities?
If the answer is yes, then would like to hear from you.
As a partnerships support officer, you will support all of the Donor Partnership teams in day-to-day management of and engagement with the donors in the portfolio on humanitarian, on long-term development cooperation and on campaigning programmes.
You will be expected to work within Oxfam GB and across the confederation of Oxfam International (OI) affiliates in achieving the strategy.
What we are looking for
As a partnership support officer, you will have excellent organisational skills, with an eye for detail and an ability to adhere to and develop record-keeping systems as well as ability to work across institutional boundaries, units, and teams in an effective and productive way.
You will also have excellent IT skills, including various office applications and social media platforms.
This role will give you an opportunity to work with a group of passionate people with fair pay and competitive benefits package.
Our values and commitment to safeguarding
Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and committed to promoting the welfare of children, young people, adults and beneficiaries with whom Oxfam GB engages. Oxfam expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us.
The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation. All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks.
We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.
How to apply
As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile.
Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty. That means we tackle the inequality that keeps people poor. Together we save, protect and rebuild lives. When disaster strikes, we help people build better lives for themselves, and for others. We take on issues like land rights, climate change and discrimination against women. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can enjoy life free from poverty.
Oxfam GB is a member of international confederation of 19 organisations working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries.