Oxfam is one of the world's leading International Humanitarian Agencies, assisting people affected by poverty, natural disasters and conflict throughout the world. With over 5,000 staff and dedicated volunteers in more than 90 countries, Oxfam is able to achieve the greatest impact to alleviate poverty and suffering through combining emergency response work, long-term development programmes, and campaigning for lasting change.
Oxfam has been working in Nepal since the 1980s, addressing the poverty and injustice faced by women and other socially excluded groups. Since April 25, 2015 Oxfam is also implementing Earthquake Response Programme. Oxfam is responding in these areas: Gorkha, Nuwakot, Dhading, Sindhupalchowk, Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur. We are urgently looking for dynamic team players in the following positions for our response programme.
District Programme Manager
Level - C1
Fixed term contract until March 2017
This position will require to make continuous assessments of emergency situations, strategy development, reporting with recommendations and proposals for Oxfam's response, linking relief with early recovery, reconstruction and development. Ensuring the One Programme Approach, actively linking humanitarian, development and influencing parts of the programme and ensuring gender and protection to be mainstreamed throughout the project implementation. Developing and monitoring project objectives and implementation; plan (HR, Procurement, Budget); ensure monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning; Liaising and coordination / collaboration with government officials, agencies and other NGO staff as appropriate.
Requirements to apply for the role:
Proven record of effective management of complex projects in complex working environment. Minimum of 5 years experience of emergency and development work, and an understanding of relevant issues. Master’s education in relevant sector related to the humanitarian and development sectors.
Note: We are accepting applicants to include in our application pool for future vacancies in Nuwakot, Dhading and Sindhupalchok. Please submit the application letter indicating clearly the position and location applied for.
Applications for the above positions can be sent by 01 March 2016 via mail to email@example.com or G.P.O. Box 2500. Please submit the application letter indicating clearly the position applied.
“Oxfam encourages women, people of ethnic minorities and Dalits to apply.”
We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.