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 Support Coordinator
Applicable only for Nepali Nationals
Level - C2
Fixed term contract until March 2017
This position will require supporting the District Programme Manager in the effective delivery of the Nepal Earthquake Response by bringing in extensive experience and building and maintaining relationships with new national partner organizations, and facilitating effective communication and working relations with local government bodies and communities. You will also require monitoring implementation of Oxfam partner agreements, identifying partner support needs, sharing information with the District Programme Manager and Technical Team Leads and providing advice to the District Programme Manager and Oxfam team on relationship management with local NGOs, government and community mechanisms.
Requirements to apply for the role:
Minimum of 3 years programme management experience including management of partner relations, multi-cultural teams, financial budgets, donor relations as well as proven competency in external representation. Masters degree or equivalent in relevant discipline.
Note: We are accepting applicants to include in our application pool for future vacancies in Nuwakot, Gorkha 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.