WASH Policy Lead - Gaza (INT2334)
Region: Middle East and Commonwealth of Independent States (MECIS)
Division : International
Job Type: Fixed Term
Closing Date: 20 April 2016
We are looking for someone to provide leadership to Oxfam and support to allies and stakeholders in order to secure safe and sustainable water availability and access for people in Gaza.
You will be an excellent lobbyer and advocacy professional working collaboratively with various WASH actors including public and private sector actors. You’ll use your experience and networks to influence decision-makers in Brussels and in EU member states, while building effective partnerships with Palestinian and international actors on the ground to build a solid evidence base to effect change.
About the MECIS Region
The Middle East and Commonwealth of Independent States (MECIS) region implements and manages programmes in Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Russia, Tajikistan, Armenia, and Georgia.
Programmes within the MECIS region reflect Oxfam’s approach to work across the globe. We support self-reliance, not dependency, and to complement our work on the ground we strive to secure lasting change through our campaigning.
We also put women at the heart of all we do. The majority of people living in poverty are women and girls, and so this focus helps us to achieve our mission to overcome poverty and suffering.
Contract Length: Up to March 31st 2017
Benefits: Oxfam offers staff a comprehensive benefits package including annual leave entitlements, sick pay provision, medical cover plus opportunities for learning and development.
THIS RECRUITMENT IS SUBJECT TO FUNDING.