Programme Officer (Oxfam GB)
Jayapura, Indonesia| 1 year fixed-term contract
Oxfam Great Britain and Oxfam New Zealand are working together in Papua to address poverty by improving livelihoods, building participation in governance, delivering humanitarian assistance and promoting gender equality. Working proactively with local partners the Sustainable Livelihoods Programme Officer will identify and implement innovative ways of improving the livelihoods and income of indigenous Papuans.
You will have experience in community development, capacity building and joint NGO programme work as well as familiarity with participatory appraisal, monitoring and evaluation techniques. The Programme Officer needs highly developed communication and culture awareness skills and the ability to gain and keep respect and trust with local partners. Previous experience working in Papua is essential.
Please send a covering letter and CV in English to: jakarta@oxfam. org.uk
Closing Date: 6 September 2008.
Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.