Emergency Food Security & Vulnerable Livelihoods Adviser on Social Protection

Oxford, UK
Full time Staff

About Oxfam

Oxfam works with others to overcome poverty and suffering. As an Oxfam employee, you will join a team of professionals that is part of the international confederation of 20 organisations networked together in more than 70 countries.

EFSVL Team Purpose

A technical team within Oxfam’s Global Humanitarian Team GHT, the Emergency Food Security and Vulnerable Livelihoods (EFSVL) team supports regional and country offices and our partners with technical advice on emergency food security and livelihoods preparedness and response, to build resilience in both slow and rapid onset contexts. We develop and disseminate technical tools and standards to ensure programme quality and to retain Oxfam’s leadership in our key thematic areas of work. We provide technical steer to the organisation to ensure that we maintain ourselves as a leader in our thematic programme areas. 

Job Purpose

This position is one of Oxfam’s team of global EFSVL advisors, responsible for leadership in core thematic areas of EFSVL, ensuring program quality and providing technical support to country teams on all aspects of EFSVL programming, from preparedness to response to resilience. The thematic area attached to this position is social protection and resilience. This adviser leads for the organisation, particularly the Global Humanitarian Team, on social protection.

This is a maternity cover position.

To Apply: 

So, if you’re interested in learning more about the role, the key responsibilities and the skills, experience and knowledge required, please click on the links below.

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

Closing date: 
23rd November 2017