Programme Officer for DPRK - Oxfam Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Programme Officer for DPRK (Ref.: IPU/ASEAPODPRK/12/01) (International Programme Unit) (On a 2-year contract basis)

Work with people against poverty! Oxfam Hong Kong (OHK) is a member of the international confederation Oxfam and an independent development and relief agency based in Hong Kong.

We are looking for talented, high calibre staff to join our anti-poverty work:
S/He is responsible for Oxfam Hong Kong programme development and management, coordination etc. The work will include the development of strategic plans, annual plans and budgets, programme plans and reports, management of grants, development and management of partnerships with local organizations, undertaking regular project monitoring and evaluation, and ensuring good working relationships with local partner agencies, beneficiary communities, and local and national authorities, in line with relevant policies for Oxfam’s development programme and humanitarian work in DPRK. This position may also be required to undertake other duties as assigned by the Oxfam Hong Kong IPU Director.

The successful candidate MUST meet the following requirements: - A recognized degree with 5+ years of solid work experience in development work - Practical experience in appraisal, monitoring and evaluation of development and humanitarian programmes and projects, advocacy and working with partners - Practical experience in strategic planning and budgeting - Proven capacity building, representation, and communication skills - Fluency in Chinese (Putonghua) and very good written and spoken English - Korean language skills highly desirable - Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment, independently and with a team - Able to travel to and work in DPRK for extended periods of time

This position will be based in Hong Kong without any expatriate or relocation package provided.
How to apply: 

Closing date of applications: 13 January 2012.

Please send your application letter, CV with current and expected salary and date of availability to Human Resources Manager, Oxfam Hong Kong, 17/F., China United Centre, 28 Marble Road, North Point, Hong Kong or by email to or by fax to 2375 2433. [Only shortlisted candidates would be notified within one month after the closing date and all information provided will only be used for recruitment-related purpose].
Oxfam Hong Kong is an Equal Opportunity Employer