SENIOR PROGRAMME OFFICER - RURAL TEAM

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

Our Team :

The purpose of the Oxfam Bangladesh programme team is to design and implement programme aiming to build resilient community, developing women leadership, promote equal relationship, economic empowerment of families living in extreme poverty and enhance people’s voice to get access to the entitlements and services. The immediate purpose of the position is to contribute in the design phase of new programme titled Gender and Women Leadership as well as taking lead role to implement. Therefore the mail thrust of the position would-

  • Contributing, coordinating and designing the Gender and Women Leadership programme. For that purpose need to involve in numbers of research and data collection process, stakeholder analysis process with government, civil society, partners, women’s movement and private sectors etc.
  • Planning and implementing programme with ensuring qualitative partnership, methodical monitoring and sustainability.
  • Learning and documentation from implementation point of views the programme need to draw learning gender, violence against women, equal relationship and gender governance disaster preparedness, disaster management and economic aspects.
  • Linking and networking with the existing groups lead by different civil society, government and private sector stakeholders for bringing wider impact on women lives policy formulation, policy execution and creating new avenue to end violence against women.
  • Programme quality and accountability through having clear understanding on Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Process, develop require tools and methodology, and execute the plan effective and efficiently. Sharing the learning of MEL with other programme team members and stakeholders.

The Role:

Implementing the ongoing and newly develop programme in line with the Oxfam International joint country strategy.

What we are looking for:

  • Essential
  • Masters in relevant field with minimum 5 years experiences in social science and other relevant discipline.
  • Experience in partnership management, programme development and programme implementation.
  • Monitoring and reporting of partner level implementation and budget expenditure tracking
  • Produce quality reporting for internal and external donors. .
  • In-depth knowledge on DRR, CCA, Resilience, right base approach, community development model, clear analysis on social/ economic/ gender power dynamics from community to national level.
  • Good communication, facilitation, presentation and representation skills.
  • Strong understanding of gender and HIV/AIDs issues and experience in integrating these into programme practice.
  • Ability to work under pressure, decision making and multi-tasking.
  • Desirable
  • Should have 5 years working experience at reputed national or international development organizations.
  • Demonstrates ability to identify and implement opportunities for innovation.
  • Experience is developing module, facilitating and moderating sessions and workshops
  • Proven ability to work with alliances and engage in institutional relationships.
  • Ability to work with support and influence others.
  • Understanding of advocacy, campaigning and communications and how they contribute to achieving programme goals

Key Attributes:

  • Ability to demonstrate sensitivity to cultural differences and gender issues, as well as the commitment to equal opportunities
  • Ability to demonstrate an openness and willingness to learn about the application of gender/gender mainstreaming, women’s rights, and diversity for all aspects of development work
  • Commitment to Oxfam’s safeguarding policies to ensure all people who come into contact with Oxfam are as safe as possible

We offer:

This role will give you an opportunity to make a difference in Oxfam GB, to act as key contributor to Bangladesh Country Programme, to work with a group of passionate people that are specialists in their Humanitarian fields, offers fair pay and competitive benefits package.

Location:

Dhaka, Bangladesh, Job Type: Fixed Term

Salary:

BDT. 10,56,451 gross per annum (13 months) with other benefits e.g. medical for spouse and children, contributory Provident fund, gratuity, leave & Insurance etc.

Our values and commitment to safeguarding:

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behavior at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. 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.

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

Note: All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and may be subject to appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks.

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How to apply:

  • Go to: for external applicants:
    https://jobs.oxfam.org.uk
  • For internal applicants:
    https://jobs.oxfam.org.uk/internal
  • Search for the vacancy using the reference number INT5757 complete the online application process
  • Ensure you submit your application before midnight (GMT) on the closing date. Unless a different time is specified in the adver

Application deadline: 13 July 2019

[Only Bangladeshi National are eligible to apply]

About Us

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.