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 sound knowledge and understanding of institutional donors’ rules, requirements and ways of working in relation to programme funding?
Do you have track record of strong results delivery?
Do you have proven experience of managing teams effectively?
If yes, then, we would like to hear from you.
As a programme development finance manager, you will be responsible for providing strategic direction, advisory expertise and capacity building support to the organisation on proposal development, in particular on budget design and maximising direct and indirect cost recovery from restricted funding.
You will also work with the Programme Funding team to support financial analysis for commercial opportunities.
What we are looking for
We are looking for a high performing individual with strong expertise in all financial aspects of restricted fund budgeting and good knowledge of institutional donor finance requirements and funding mechanisms. You will be a self-confident individual with proven track record of building and maintaining strong relationships with a varied mix of stakeholders.
You will have good influencing and negotiating skills as a main function within the role is to work with country teams to correctly articulate donor budgets.
This role will give you an opportunity to work with a group of passionate people that are specialists in their fields. This role attracts training and development opportunities 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.