Humanitarian Programme Manager - Oxfam, Jakarta

Rights in Crisis Lead - Humanitarian Programme Manager

Based in Jakarta, Indonesia. Open to Indonesian National applicants only
Who are we? Oxfam is a leading aid, development, and campaigning charity with a worldwide reputation for excellence and over 60 years of experience. Our purpose is to work with others to overcome suffering and find lasting solutions to poverty.

Be part of a dynamic working environment. We are recruiting a Rights in Crisis professional with a real commitment to gender equality and diversity issues.

The role: This key role is about leading Oxfam’s humanitarian programme at national level – working to protect the rights of those affected by conflict or disaster right across Indonesia and reducing their vulnerability to future disasters . You will analyse key issues and establish strong humanitarian strategies to ensure people caught up in crises have access to assistance and their rights are protected. You’ll be on hand to lead humanitarian work in the event of disaster, supporting the country teams. You’ll work closely with other agencies, coordinating your efforts across private sector and the Government of Indonesia with particular focus on improving disaster risk reduction programmes as well as humanitarian responses. More importantly, you’ll represent Oxfam to key stakeholders and influence the decision-makers. It’s a chance to build a strong career and make your mark at the heart of a respected network in Indonesia.

The requirement: We are looking for Indonesian Citizen who has significant experience in managing humanitarian responses and DRR programmes within Indonesia. You’ll have extensive knowledge of humanitarian principles, law and policies. You’ll certainly be committed to promoting gender equity issues, and you’ll have a good understanding of the country development issues you’ll face. But as well as your strategic abilities, you’ll need the proactive approach, drive and influencing skills to strengthen key relationships and make an impact at high levels. So your communication and networking talents will really come to the fore and you’ll work with our diverse and dedicated teams.

How to apply If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, Please apply online  using the job REF: INT5011 The closing date: Friday, 30th December 2011 The interviews will be conducted on 16th-20th January 2012. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.