Employment Opportunities at Oxfam in Zim

Employment Opportunities at Oxfam in Zim
Published: 21 June 2018
Oxfam is a global movement of people who won't live with the injustice of poverty. Together we save and rebuild lives in disasters. We help people build better lives for themselves. We speak out on the big issues that keep people poor, like inequality, discrimination against wome and climate change. And we won't stop until every person on the planet can live without poverty. In Zimbabwe, Oxfam work spans across women's rights, sustainable food systems, policy & advocacy work as well as responding to humanitarian crisis as part of the Southern African region family.  This work is made possible by committed people working in the various functions that make up the country program (Programs, Programs Support, Business Services and Human Resources). The Zimbabwe Country Programme is looking for qualified staff to fill the following positions:

1.       Programs and Influencing Manager (C1 Grade ) INT4069

About The Position:

The Programs and Influencing Manager ensures that the country programme develops and delivers a coherent policy and influencing strategy to tackle the injustice of poverty through leading programme planning and implementation using the one programme approach in line with the Oxfam Zimbabwe's Programmatic Strategic Framework 2016- 2020.

This position will be responsible for Programme Development & resource mobilisation , advocacy & influencing, Capacity building of partners  and  people movements The Policy and Influencing Manager, over and above the responsibilities described herein, is part of the first line of Oxfam responders in the event of a CAT 1 or CAT 2 humanitarian crisis being declared, therefore can be assigned to support and/or lead the response as part of our organisational commitment to saving lives while ensuring commitments to donors and beneficiaries on ongoing

What We Are Looking For:
- Advanced degree in Public Policy, Economics, International Relations, Development Studies, Social Sciences or relevant qualification

- Minimum of 4 years working experience in similar position
- Significant work experience, including policy influencing, networking and alliance building with other agencies and civil society in Zimbabwe

To find out more about this role and how to apply online, please visit our web page using the reference number and link below:


2.     Project Officer: Extractives (D2 GRADE) INT4069

About The Position:

The Extractives Project Officer will work closely with the Regional Connector and country programme staff to catalyze the growth and development of the Governance programme through providing support and effective coordination. The Project Officer will also participate in resource mobilization in line with Oxfam in Zimbabwe's Program Strategic Framework 2016 to 2020

What We Are Looking For:

Degree in Policy Studies, Development Studies, Social Sciences, International Relations, Human Rights, Governance or any other relevant qualification.

Minimum 2 of years working experience in a similar post.

To find out more about this role and how to apply online, please visit our web page using the reference number and link below:


3.      Media and communications Intern INT 4543
Based in Harare for reporting to the Regional Media and Communications Coordinator. The intern will Support the communications function in the organization, produce and disseminate information that can be used for external communication and influencing purposes in order to highlight and promote the work of Oxfam in Zimbabwe and to increase Oxfam's visibility and influence.

The job purpose is to support the coordinator in serving as the Zimbabwe program information hub, producing and disseminating strategic programme communication products. This will include internal program communication cash flows, online social media engagement, communication process and systems. The Intern will also assist in the event of a humanitarian crisis being declared, therefore can be assigned to support the response.

What We Are Looking For:

Applications are invited from individuals studying towards a Degree/Diploma (undergrad or postgrad) in Communication Science, Media Studies, IT Marketing or a related degree. The candidate should be active, energetic and able to use the internet to achieve our influencing and communication objectives.

To find out more about this role and how to apply online, please visit our web page using the reference number and link below:


Deadline for ALL Applications - Friday 29 June 2018

NB: These are all national posts and are only open to individuals with the right to reside and work in Zimbabwe. We particularly encourage applications from people living with HIV/AIDS, people with disabilities, women and previously disadvantaged groups.

Successful candidates will be subject to screening procedures.



Please contact HR for more information on 04-369 603 ext102 or 136
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