International Portfolio Manager
Want to take that step up in your career with an organisation dedicated to challenging inequality?
At Oxfam, we’re ending the injustice of poverty. For everyone. We confront the causes that keep people poor, like extreme inequality, discrimination against women, and climate change. We work alongside people challenged by poverty, and disasters, to build better lives for themselves.
We are currently looking for a dynamic International Portfolio Manager who is willing to roll their sleeves up and support Oxfam’s development work in the Pacific and across the globe. We need someone who:
We seek a smart, ‘up for it’, development professional who wants more from development roles and is prepared to think outside the box. Someone who delights in teamwork and can also do the heavy lifting when needed. We offer a great opportunity to take your career to the next level in a NGO that has a national and global reach with a supportive culture, strong values and the opportunity to be part of a small, dedicated and hard-working team making a positive difference in our world.
About the role
Your day-to-day could include a range of the following:
You are an experienced development professional, with relevant programming and advocacy experience, gained with a reputable humanitarian or development agency, preferably with experience in the Pacific region. You will be familiar with new and innovative approaches to development, influencing and advocacy. You have experience in engaging with governments, the private sector, NGOs and community groups on a range of development issues, in NZ and abroad. Your experience of working within a range of cultural contexts and through trust-based relationships will be matched by your proactive and positive outlook. Your communication skills will help you build partnerships quickly, and your honesty, integrity and commitment to rights-based approaches will be exceptional.
For more information, go to our website to download the full job description. https://www.oxfam.org.nz/what-you-can-do/jobs-at-oxfam
Closing date for applications is 5pm on Wednesday, 21 February 2018.
Oxfam New Zealand is an equal opportunities employer and encourages diversity in the workplace.