Humanitarian Project Support Officer

Location UK / Ulster IE Counties

Job Type Permanent, Temporary full-time, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary See description

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1381547

 Job Description

Oxfam Ireland now recruiting a Humanitarian Project Support Officer to join its International Programme team

Contract: 2 years fixed term contract  

Hours: 36 per week  

Reference no: HPSO/18

Location: Dublin

Closing date: Friday 25th January 2019 at 12.00 noon


The Role

The Humanitarian Project Support Officer will provide administrative and technical support to ensure effective delivery of, and accountability for, Oxfam’s humanitarian mandate in accordance with needs, rights and priorities of Communities vulnerable to or affected by crisis, technical standards and donor obligations. This is a flexible function informed by strategic organisational goals while also allowing scope to build on individual core competencies and thematic interests.


The successful candidate will have:

  • Undergraduate Degree in any subject
  • Demonstrable interest in pursuing or continuing a career that aims to address inequality and injustice in all its forms
  • Demonstrable core competencies related to humanitarian action i.e. food security, water & sanitation, protection and gender
  • A willingness to adapt and be flexible in terms of combining a volume of administration with a capacity to deliver on the technical aspects of a humanitarian support role
  • Strong competency in Project and/or Financial Management


How to apply

If you would like further information including the duties and responsibilities of the role, please look at our website or phone 016727662.


Oxfam Ireland reserves the right to enhance criteria to facilitate shortlisting

Oxfam Ireland is an equal opportunities employer