Regional Gender Coordinator (INT3792)

Amman, Jordan
Full time Staff

About the Role 

Great opportunity to join a regional structure for Oxfam International – working to facilitate and support  high quality programmes across MENA that promote gender equality. The selected individual  will provide leadership, develop strategy and coordinate technical services to country teams to increase the capacity and practice of promoting gender equality and women’s rights; she/he will also collaborate on regional campaigning, advocacy and influencing policy promoting gender equality and women’s rights. 

Who we are looking for

We are looking for a proven senior team leader with substantial working experience in gender justice and women’s rights in the MENA region. The ideal candidate will have experience, knowledge and passion for advancing gender justice in the MENA region and be bilingual English/Arabic.

In addition, she/he will have excellent proven thematic expertise on related programmatic activities: livelihoods, stand-alone Gender Justice programming, humanitarian response, women, peace and security, women’s bodily integrity, women’s political participation and women’s access to justice.

Additional Information

Location: Jordan - Amman

Job Type: Fixed Term, 24 months

This position may be located in any country in the region where candidate has an existing right to work. The candidates’ ability to work and travel within the MENA Region is required.  Given the number of the applications only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your understanding.

How to Apply

This is an opportunity for an exceptional, dedicated, and highly motivated professional, with a strong commitment to Oxfam's values and beliefs. If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please download the full job description and apply online via the link in this job advert. Please note, we are only able to accept applications made via the OxfamGB Jobs Portal above.

Closing date: 
2nd October 2017