Humanitarian Programs Manager (Salary$ 52 173 per annum)

  • Full Time
  • Zimbabwe


Humanitarian Programs Manager



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 women 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:

About the Position:
The Humanitarian Programs Manager ensures the development, coordination, and implementation of the humanitarian strategy and priority frameworks at the country level; ensures that Oxfam and partners have the capacity to prevent, mitigate and respond rapidly and proportionately to humanitarian emergencies with a focus on WASH and EFS-VL, and in the event of an emergency, to Coordinate Oxfam’s humanitarian responses and manage our humanitarian response delivery with partners within the frameworks as agreed in Oxfam and in co-ordination with the Country director. The Humanitarian program manager also acts as the security focal point for Oxfam in the Country.

What We Are Looking For:
Advanced degree in International Relations, Humanitarian Studies, Development Studies, Social Sciences or relevant qualification
A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar position
Significant work experience, including policy influencing, networking and alliance building with other agencies and
civil society in Zimbabwe
Excellent understanding of different aspects of quality programming (for example: partnership, participation, accountability, innovation, gender and monitoring, evaluation and learning) and how these can be incorporated into different interventions
Proven evidence of leadership skills including the ability to challenge, motivate and develop direct reports and terms
Clean Class 4 Drivers Licence with at least 3 years driving experience

Salary:$ 52 173 per annum


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