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.
EFSVL (Emergency Food Security and Vulnerable Livelihoods)Team Leader - (Re-advertisment)
Duration: One year fixed term contract until March 2017
Applicable only for Nepali Nationals
Duties and Responsibilities:
This position will require leading or participating in the preparation, planning and implementation of EFSVL activities in relevant district. You will also require to lead and participate in the technical analysis of the food security situation within the team and develop strong positive relations with partner organizations.
Requirements for the role:
Masters’ degree or equivalent in food security & livelihoods discipline (rural development, agronomy or relevant field of study). Proven minimum 5 years of field experience as an emergency food security or livelihood specialist
Applications for the above positions can be sent by 16 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.