Re-advertisement CALP Regional Representative, Middle East

Oxfam GB
  • Location
    Amman, Jordan
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career / Advanced
  • Posted
    Mar 22

Position description

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

Do you have substantial knowledge and experience of capacity building and skills transfer, learning and development and knowledge management?

Do you have ability and experience of working cross- functionally & dealing with ambiguity?

Do you have experience of working in countries across MENA region?

If the answer is yes, then would like to hear from you;


The Role

The Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP) is the global partnership for cash transfer programming in humanitarian aid. We are a catalyst for accelerating change in the scale and quality of cash transfer programming as well as enabling the collaboration necessary to develop practical solutions to collective problems in the sector. CaLP enables collaboration between organisations, supporting them to make their progress by brining organisations together to strengthen capacity, knowledge and commitment for cash transfer programming across the humanitarian sector. 

This senior position leads CaLP’s work in the Middle East region as the face of CaLP and involves working closely with major humanitarian actors to identify and deliver strategic opportunities to advance CaLP’s mission. 

In this multi-faceted and challenging role you will be responsible for proactively influencing the policy debate in the region as well as planning, funding and managing the delivery of CaLP’s activities including capacity building, research and knowledge management and strengthening coordination. You will also be able to make a true difference to the work of Oxfam GB and CaLP globally through playing a significant role in shaping and representing CaLP at the global level. 


What we are looking for

We are looking for an experienced senior manager and leader who has responsible for strategy, staff planning, delivery, budgets and representation in an aid context. You will also be expected to have an understanding of Cash Transfer Programming in a humanitarian context as well as an understanding of the international humanitarian system at regional and global levels.

You should also have experience across CaLP’s core activities, a detailed understanding of the MENA regional/countries’ context, strong project and financial management skills as well as experience working with major humanitarian donor grant management and reporting procedures.

If you have a passion for the work of CaLP and Oxfam GB’s work in the MENA Region this is the perfect opportunity for you!


We offer

This role will give you an opportunity to work with a group of passionate people with training and development opportunities, fair pay and competitive benefits package.


Our values and commitment to safeguarding

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. Oxfam expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us.

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

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