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GRANTS COORDINATOR (INT6648)

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GRANTS COORDINATOR (INT6648)

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

The Role

We are looking for Grants Coordinator to work with Oxfam’s beneficiaries and partners to overcome poverty and suffering and to advocate and campaign for policy, knowledge, attitude, and practice change to help achieve Oxfam’s strategic change objectives in country.

What we are looking for

Our next Grants Coordinator will require;

Skills, experience and knowledge

  • At least 3 years of experience and knowledge of planning for, securing and managing funds from institutional donors, such as EC, ECHO, DFID, OFDA/ USG, BMZ, GFO and UN agencies;
  • Sound skills in capacity building in relation to fundraising, donor contract management, donor compliance and programme development;
  • Self-motivated, target-driven and an entrepreneurial approach to fundraising opportunities;
  • A team player with highly developed interpersonal, influencing and relationship skills;
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal (English);
  • Good administrative and numerical skills and attention to detail;

Essential

  • At least 3 years of experience and knowledge of planning for, securing and managing funds from institutional donors, such as EC, ECHO, DFID, OFDA/ USG, BMZ, GFO and UN agencies;
  • Sound skills in capacity building in relation to fundraising, donor contract management, donor compliance and programme development;
  • Self-motivated, target-driven and an entrepreneurial approach to fundraising opportunities;
  • A team player with highly developed interpersonal, influencing and relationship skills;
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal (English);
  • Good administrative and numerical skills and attention to detail;

Desirable

  • Knowledge of NGO programming in emergencies.
  • Knowledge or experience of Oxfam’s programme work.
  • Knowledge of Oxfam GB’s internal contract management system (based on peoplesoft).
  • Good knowledge and awareness of issues related to Oxfam’s strategic objectives and theories of change.
  • Strong proven ability to identify and articulate strategic and policy issues through effective oral and written briefs.
  • Proficiency in Arabic.
  • Knowledge of the Middle East region.

We offer

This role will give you an opportunity to make a difference in career development, to act as key contributor to Grants Coordinator, to work with a group of passionate people that are specialists in their fields activities etc, training and development, offers fair pay and competitive benefits package.

Our values and commitment to safeguarding

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

The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation.

All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks. Oxfam GB also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme. In line with this Scheme, we will request information from job applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures.

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

How to apply

Kindly note that, the selection process will be on rolling basis. Due to urgency of the position, Oxfam has the reserves the right to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile before the above deadline.

As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile. OR

As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and respond to three key questions related to your experience in xxx. Your application will be shortlisted based on your CV and your responses to the above questions. You need not comment on your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile.

About us

Oxfam is a global community who believe poverty isn’t inevitable. It’s an injustice that can be overcome. We are shop volunteers, women’s right activists, marathon runners, aid workers, coffee farmers, street fundraisers, goat herders, policy experts, campaigners, water engineers and more. And we won’t stop until everyone can live life without poverty for good.

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.

How to apply

https://jobs.oxfam.org.uk/vacancy/grants-coordinator--int6648/12377/desc...