Arab Womens' Enterprise Fund Chief of Party, Oxfam, Jordan, UK or Occupied Palestine
Arab Womens' Enterprise Fund Chief of Party (INT1392)
Oxfam is looking for an experienced manager to lead an exciting, long term women's economic empowerment programme across Jordan, Egypt, and the Palestinian territories. Backed up with Oxfam technical expertise the position will lead a strong consortium of agencies to deliver M4P style interventions that will impact on 150,000 poor women across the targeted countries over a 5 year period. We are looking for candidates who have experience of using market development approaches to empower women, who are experienced and skilled programme managers, and who can lead consortia through the use of strong monitoring & evaluation processes.
Interested ? If you are and you think you meet the requirements, please do apply. Expected start date is September 2015.
Please note that recruitment of this position is subject to successful winning of funds.
About the MECIS Region
The Middle East and Commonwealth of Independent States (MECIS) region implements and manages programmes in Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Russia, Tajikistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia.
Programmes within the MECIS region reflect Oxfam’s approach to work across the globe. We support self-reliance, not dependency, and to complement our work on the ground we strive to secure lasting change through our campaigning.
We also put women at the heart of all we do. The majority of people living in poverty are women and girls, and so this focus helps us to achieve our mission to overcome poverty and suffering.
Contract Length: 5 years
Benefits: Oxfam offers staff a comprehensive benefits package including annual leave entitlements, sick pay provision, medical cover plus opportunities for learning and development.
Location: We intend for this position to be based in either Jordan or Occupied Palestinian Territories and Israel (OPTI), this would be subject to Oxfam being able to obtain the relevant work visas for a successful applicant. The UK would also be considered as a base for this role, subject to the successful applicant having the right to work in the UK.
Due to the urgency of this role, we will be reviewing CVs and interviewing candidates in advance of the closing date. For this reason, interested candidates are requested to submit their application as soon as possible.