Just Economies Programme Officer – Maternity Cover (INT10048)

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The Simply Economies Programme Officer shall be a core member of the Mobilizing Progressive Home Assets for High quality Public Providers (Tax Justice Programme) crew underneath the Governance and Accountability Pillar which additionally entails work to advertise, shield and advocate for civic area. The important thing areas of focus for this function shall be to implement particular tasks by means of efficient programme administration approaches, supporting companions to develop organizational capability constructing in order to ship top quality tax justice programmes, to determine and preserve linkages with different thematic and programmatic areas in addition to with related state and non-state actors significantly at County degree.  The Fiscal Justice Programme Officer shall be required to implement campaigning and influencing methods, undertake analysis and monitoring, analysis and studying in addition to making certain that the programme takes under consideration gender and energetic citizenship.  The Programme Officer can even contribute to useful resource mobilization for co-financing of the tasks to make sure that the programme is totally resourced.


Programme Administration, Implementation and Resourcing – 30%                                                                                                       

  • Make sure that plans and aims contribute to the broader nation programme technique and significantly on the Governance and Accountability theme, in addition to contain collaboration with different programmes.
  • Efficient, well timed and high quality supply of challenge actions and deliverables.
  • Repeatedly monitoring implementation of the challenge actions together with price range monitoring and put together month-to-month and periodic reviews for sharing with Oxfam administration, improvement companions and stakeholders.
  • Funds administration oversight.
  • Guarantee steady coordination with the MEAL Advisor in implementing the monitoring and analysis elements of tasks (for Oxfam and companions) and documenting the teachings learnt for his or her utility, high quality assurance and for changes to the challenge the place mandatory.
  • Assist in initiating new programme methods that assist obtain impression on the programme actions in shut collaboration with Oxfam workers and different stakeholders. 
  • Work with different Oxfam challenge/programme workers and companions in growing new programme interventions and fundraising for challenge or programme financing.
  •  Carry out another duties associated to the challenge which perhaps suggested by the administration once in a while.

Partnership administration, coalition constructing and help – 40%

  • Brokering, networking and managing associate relations with challenge companions, strategic companions, coalitions, networks and County Governments and Assemblies within the challenge areas.
  • Assist the companions in delivering the challenge targets and aims together with MEAL help, monitoring of associate challenge actions, assessment of labor plans and budgets, facilitating linkages, studying in addition to reporting.
  • Keep common communication and constructive relationships with different Oxfam workers, challenge companions, beneficiaries and stakeholders.
  • Guarantee and coordinate common monitoring, high quality, assessment and well timed submission of associate narrative and monetary reviews.
  • Guarantee compliance of Oxfam and donor necessities on challenge supply and reporting by companions.

Analysis, data era, campaigns and coverage influencing – 25%

  • Implementation of specified elements of the challenge underneath the Fiscal Justice Programme that embrace influencing tax, debt and monetary justice, public finance administration together with price range insurance policies, laws and choices for the advantage of goal beneficiaries.
  • By technical steerage, to help related analysis, coverage evaluation, and lobbying on tax coverage and observe points taking into account gender, inequality, extractives and energetic citizenship.
  • To help companions on their influencing and campaigning methods and actions.
  • To help the design and implementation of public offline and digital campaigns related to the programme.
  • To coordinate with the Communications and MEAL advisors on the documentation of the programme and associate data, studying and case tales for programme visibility and fundraising.

Human useful resource administration – 5%

Handle consultants and researchers as required, in accordance with Oxfam coverage and procedures.

Technical abilities, expertise and data


  • Skilled/technical {qualifications} – a Bachelor Diploma in Legislation, Economics, Improvement Research, Social Sciences or governance associated discipline.
  • Demonstrated means to multi-task between direct programme implementation and associate administration with constructive outcomes.
  • Proof of means to work independently to ship challenge outcomes and outcomes in addition to another duties that perhaps delegated once in a while.
  • Confirmed means to analyse complicated contexts, monitor change and translate this evaluation into downside fixing methods that may be communicated in growing acceptable plans which have impression.
  • Confirmed analytical and conceptual pondering, excessive degree analysis, challenge administration data and abilities and expertise in utilizing participatory instruments and methodologies for evaluation, programme identification, implementation, monitoring and analysis.
  • Glorious oral and written communication abilities together with sturdy negotiation abilities with numerous groups.
  • Nice partnership constructing abilities together with facilitation and networking abilities.
  • Fund elevating, donor reporting and price range administration abilities.
  • Capability to collect and apply classes learnt and to speak this studying successfully to affect others in motion – each inner and exterior audiences.
  • Demonstrated means to work successfully and sensitively with completely different worth programs and cultures.
  • A excessive degree of self-awareness, initiative, sound judgement, private vitality and adaptability.


  • Data and/or expertise in implementing Fiscal Justice, Public Finance Administration, Financial programmes and initiatives, with an understanding of related County, Nationwide and World points.
  • Good data of and expertise in growing advocacy and marketing campaign methods and plans and efficiently reaching exterior impression and alter.
  • Robust programme administration and high quality data, with the flexibility to make sure constant high quality in opposition to requirements and to implement efficient monitoring and analysis programs to evaluate and alter efficiency.
  • A powerful understanding of gender, girls’s rights, improvement points and the political and financial context of Kenya.
  • Dedication to and good data of working with networks, coalitions, and a partnership method throughout the spectrum of Oxfam’s work, together with progressive approaches to capability strengthening.
  • Fluency in English with data of Swahili an added benefit.


  • At the very least 5 years’ expertise in designing, managing and delivering on improvement tasks administration in a non-governmental (nationwide or worldwide) or comparable institutional setting.
  • Confirmed expertise in working in complicated, dispersed organizations with proof of facilitating and integrating a selected space of experience throughout a large community, contributing to imaginative and prescient setting and implementation with impression, some degree of decision-making and the supply of agreed outcomes.
  • Politically astute, with excessive impression influencing and persuasive abilities and private gravitas to realize respect and construct and preserve sturdy, credible relationships, with inner and exterior stakeholders in any respect ranges.
  • Robust organizational and private administration abilities, with means to prioritize work points to satisfy deadlines with minimal supervision and alter to always altering conditions whereas sustaining give attention to supply and follow-through.
  • Demonstrated expertise in managing companions together with efficient oversight and capability constructing in addition to mobilizing and organizing marginalized communities and teams to affect constructive change of their lives.
  • Demonstrated expertise in managing and dealing with researchers and consultants together with growing sturdy phrases of reference and efficient supervision.


  • Self-Consciousness: Capability to develop a excessive diploma of self-awareness round personal strengths and weaknesses and impression on others.
  • Agility, complexity and ambiguity: Capability to scan the atmosphere, anticipate modifications, are comfy with lack of readability and cope with numerous components interacting in numerous and unpredictable methods
  • Mutual accountability: Capability to elucidate our choices and the way we’ve got taken them primarily based on our organizational values.

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