Programme Management Support Team Manager

Oxford, UK
Full time Staff

This is an exciting chance to join, build, and help lead an emerging team, supporting new opportunities and ways of working as part of the new One Oxfam confederation wide model.

Are you a highly skilled, adaptive, and dynamic senior manager, team leader and team builder? Do you have extensive experience in programme management in international development, especially with complex and multi-country projects and programmes, at both strategic and operational levels?

Do you have advanced skills and solid experience in external engagement and relationship building, especially within complex networked organisations; and a proven track record in programme quality, risk management and compliance?

Last but not least, do you want to work with an organisation that makes a significant difference to people who are affected by poverty around the world?

Is this you? If so, we would like to hear from you. This is a fantastic opportunity to build and lead a team focussed on programme management support to Oxfam programmes.

You will support the Programme Director and the Head of the Programme Portfolio Oversight and Development Team to deliver high quality support and oversight across Oxfam GB’s international programme portfolio. You will lead a team of specialised programme managers and hold organisational capability on programme management in order to deliver high quality programme management support across the international programme. You will be responsible for organisational thinking and capability on programme management good practice within Oxfam GB and contribute to thinking and capability across Oxfam International to support more effective delivery of programmes. 

About Oxfam

A simple, inescapable truth underlines everything we do at Oxfam. There’s enough wealth in this world to go around. It’s not unfortunate that people live in poverty. It’s unjustifiable. It’s not just their problem. It’s ours too. And with the right support, we can beat poverty and injustice. Thousands of people already commit their time and talents to our campaigning, humanitarian and long-term development projects. Now we’re looking for yours.

Additional Information


Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Fixed Term, Full Time

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


Closing date: 
20th September 2017