Humanitarian Programme Coordinator

Sana'a, Yemen
Full time Staff

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a senior leadership position with Oxfam in Yemen. Characterised by fragility, a challenging political transition process, and a protracted humanitarian crisis affecting over half the population; our Yemen response remains one of the Oxfam biggest humanitarian responses across the confederation.

The Humanitarian Programme Coordinator for Yemen will be responsible for strengthening Oxfam's response to the Yemen Conflict through supporting the Programme Managers to deliver the quality Programme to the affected population of Yemen. They will also contribute and implement Oxfam’s country strategy. This includes Programme design and implementation, coordination and representation.

Who we are looking for?

We are looking for an experienced leader with substantial management experience gained from working in humanitarian Programmes. The ideal candidate will have experience, knowledge and passion for working in the Middle East and will have a proven track record of managing multi-disciplinary teams.

In addition to this, they will have substantial experience of successfully delivering large programmes and working in large and complex humanitarian responses.

Contract length: 

12 Months

To apply:

If you think you have what we are looking for and would like to learn more about the role, please follow the link.

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

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation. 


Closing date: 
11th February 2018