Scrum Master Ecommerce

Oxfam
Flexible
Full time Staff

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

Do you have experience in facilitating agile practices with DevOps teams?

Do you have experience keeping a team organized, on track and focused on what matters?

Do you have experience in working with Jira?

If the answer is yes, then would like to hear from you.

The Role

Oxfam GB is looking for an eCommerce Scrum Master to support continued improvement of our ways of working in our new e-Commerce platform DevOps team for the Oxfam Online Shop.

The right candidate will be instrumental in helping Oxfam to develop and grow its new modern cloud-based online shop solution using the latest technologies in support of our exciting new eCommerce strategy.

What we are looking for

We’re looking for a candidate who cares about Oxfam's mission to end poverty, is personally aligned to the values of empowerment, accountability and inclusion in all you do and our feminist leadership principles.

The eCommerce Scrum Master will be an experienced agile practitioner, capable of facilitating key agile practices with cross-functional teams, thereby supporting key developments of our new platform.

The right candidate will have excellent communication and prioritization skills with the ability to bridge the gap between technical and business stakeholders. This is a 0.6 FTE role. 

We offer

This role will give you an opportunity to make  a  difference  in one  of  Oxfam’s  key donation  channels, to act  as  key  contributor  to the  team from  the  very beginning,  and to work with a group of passionate people that are specialists in their field. 

The role offers great potential for skills development, competitive pay and benefits package, and the opportunity to work flexibly, remotely, or in a relaxed and friendly office environment (post Covid restrictions).

Flexfam

We believe flexible working is key to building the Oxfam of the future, so we’re open to talking through the type of flexible arrangements which might work for you. We think this role would work particularly well as part time, fully or partially home-based.

Our values and commitment to safeguarding

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and committed to promoting the welfare of children, young people, adults and beneficiaries with whom Oxfam GB engages. Oxfam expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us.

The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation.

All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks. Oxfam GB also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme.  In line with this Scheme, we will request information from job applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures.

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

How to apply  

As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile. 

About us

Oxfam is a global community who believe poverty isn’t inevitable. It’s an injustice that can be overcome. We are shop volunteers, women’s right activists, marathon runners, aid workers, coffee farmers, street fundraisers, goat herders, policy experts, campaigners, water engineers and more. And we won’t stop until everyone can live life without poverty for good.

Oxfam GB is a member of international confederation of 19 organisations working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries. 

In response to Covid-19 if you are offered a role where you are required to travel between countries please ensure you have been briefed by the Hiring Manager about any changes to working or precautions you should take as part of your role. 

Closing date: 
15th June 2021