EFSVL (Emergency Food Security and Livelihoods) Coordinator (INT1805)
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 and now Since, April 25, 2015 Oxfam is also responding for the Earthquake crisis. It is a challenging environment in which to work but Oxfam’s global influencing experience is its strength. We know our policy goals and with a new Constitution in place, we need to move fast! There is much to do. Are you interested? A new team is forming so there isn’t a better time to join!
EFSVL (Emergency Food Security and Vulnerability Livelihood) Coordinator
Contract Duration: For One year with possibility of extension.
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Level – C1
Salary - GBP 27,550 - GBP 36,547 net per year
Job Purpose: Ensure the coordination, oversee the management and support technically the implementation of Emergency Food Security and Vulnerability Livelihoods (EFSVL) activities in the operational districts of Nepal.
As EFSVL Coordinator, you will require updating EFSVL strategy following the evolution of the people’s needs in direct coordination with the Humanitarian Director and support technically the District EFSVL Team Leaders with the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the EFSVL programmes. You will also be required to identify opportunities of scaling up and ensure these are coherent with the rest of the programme, work closely with WASH, Shelter, gender, logistics, finance, admin, HR and Oxfam region partners as well as relevant external agencies.
To be successful in this role, you must be flexible, proactive, creative, and determined. You will be experienced in design, implementation and scale up of (EFSVL) programmes including CTP in emergencies. You will have Master’s or Bachelor’s in Agriculture, Rural or Urban Development, Area studies (Nepal or South Asia focus) with a minimum of 5 years managerial experience in relevant field.
Applications for the above positions can be sent by 24 October 2015 via mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or G.P.O. Box 2500. Due to emergency response the recruitment for this position will resume as we receive applications and potential candidates might be contacted before the closing date.
“Oxfam encourages women, people of ethnic minorities and Dalits to apply.”
We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.