Head of Civil Society Engagement

Oxfam
Beirut, Lebanon
Full time Staff

Oxfam believes that a vibrant civil society is critical to responding to urgent humanitarian needs, enhancing protection for the most vulnerable, (re)building social cohesion, as well as fostering the emergence of a just and inclusive society post-conflict. 

The Role

Oxfam’s Syria Response team is searching for a qualified professional experienced in civil society engagement roles, and alliance building in the Middle East, to support us in full and quality implementation of a longer term vision and strategy for Oxfam’s civil society engagement. 

This is an exciting opportunity for someone skilled in strategy implementation with strong experience of working in civil society engagement roles, ideally with some of this experience in Lebanon or Middle East. We need someone who will also have strong analytical skills, experience of working in protracted humanitarian crisis and a solid knowledge and awareness of the impact of conflict to different gender and age groups.

Additional Information

Location: Lebanon - Beirut

Salary: $48,000 - $66,353 gross per annum

Job Type: Fixed Term, 12 months

Please note that this is a national level role offered on national terms and conditions of employment and therefore is open to applicants with a valid right to work in Lebanon.

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 URL in this job advert.

Please note, we are only able to accept applications made via the OxfamGB Jobs Portal above. 

Given the number of the applications only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your understanding.

Closing date: 
30th September 2017