Just Economies Programme Officer – Maternity Cover

  • Contract
  • Kenya
  • Posted 3 weeks ago

Oxfam GB


The Simply Economies Programme Officer shall be a core member of the Mobilizing Progressive Home Assets for High quality Public Companies (Tax Justice Programme) crew beneath the Governance and Accountability Pillar which additionally entails work to advertise, shield and advocate for civic house. The important thing areas of focus for this position shall be to implement particular tasks by efficient programme administration approaches, supporting companions to develop organizational capability constructing in order to ship prime quality tax justice programmes, to ascertain and preserve linkages with different thematic and programmatic areas in addition to with related state and non-state actors notably 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 into consideration gender and lively citizenship. The Programme Officer will 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 goals contribute to the broader nation programme technique and notably on the Governance and Accountability theme, in addition to contain collaboration with different programmes.
  • Efficient, well timed and high quality supply of undertaking actions and deliverables.
  • Constantly monitoring implementation of the undertaking actions together with funds monitoring and put together month-to-month and periodic experiences 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 undertaking the place mandatory.
  • Help in initiating new programme methods that assist obtain affect on the programme actions in shut collaboration with Oxfam workers and different stakeholders.
  • Work with different Oxfam undertaking/programme workers and companions in creating new programme interventions and fundraising for undertaking or programme financing.
  • Carry out some other duties associated to the undertaking which possibly suggested by the administration sometimes.

Partnership administration, coalition constructing and help – 40%

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

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

  • Implementation of specified elements of the undertaking beneath the Fiscal Justice Programme that embody influencing tax, debt and monetary justice, public finance administration together with funds insurance policies, laws and selections for the advantage of goal beneficiaries.
  • Via technical steering, to help related analysis, coverage evaluation, and lobbying on tax coverage and observe points making an allowance for gender, inequality, extractives and lively 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 companion info, 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.

Individual specification

Most significantly, each particular person at Oxfam wants to have the ability to:

  • Reside our values of INCLUSION, ACCOUNTABILITY, EMPOWERMENT, COURAGE, SOLIDARITY and EQUALITY (learn extra about these here)
  • Make sure you decide to our ORGANIZATIONAL ATTRIBUTES (together with adhering to the Code of Conduct):
  • Be dedicated to our feminist principles, and to making use of them in your day-to-day behaviour and your work. Be able to continue learning, with accountability to those that expertise oppression on account of their identities, comparable to their gender, race/ethnicity, incapacity, class, or LGBTQIA id.”
  • Be dedicated to endeavor Oxfam’s safeguarding coaching and adhering to related insurance policies, to make sure all individuals who come into Oxfam are as protected as potential.

Technical abilities, expertise and data


  • Skilled/technical {qualifications} – a Bachelor Diploma in Regulation, Economics, Growth Research, Social Sciences or governance associated area.
  • Demonstrated skill to multi-task between direct programme implementation and companion administration with constructive outcomes.
  • Proof of skill to work independently to ship undertaking outcomes and outcomes in addition to some other duties that possibly delegated sometimes.
  • Confirmed skill to analyse complicated contexts, monitor change and translate this evaluation into downside fixing methods that may be communicated in creating acceptable plans which have affect.
  • Confirmed analytical and conceptual pondering, excessive degree analysis, undertaking administration data and abilities and expertise in utilizing participatory instruments and methodologies for evaluation, programme identification, implementation, monitoring and analysis.
  • Wonderful oral and written communication abilities together with sturdy negotiation abilities with various groups.
  • Nice partnership constructing abilities together with facilitation and networking abilities.
  • Fund elevating, donor reporting and funds administration abilities.
  • Potential to collect and apply classes learnt and to speak this studying successfully to affect others in motion – each inner and exterior audiences.
  • Demonstrated skill to work successfully and sensitively with completely different worth programs and cultures.
  • A excessive degree of self-awareness, initiative, sound judgement, private power 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 creating advocacy and marketing campaign methods and plans and efficiently attaining exterior affect and alter.
  • Sturdy programme administration and high quality data, with the power to make sure constant high quality in opposition to requirements and to implement efficient monitoring and analysis programs to evaluate and modify efficiency.
  • A robust understanding of gender, ladies’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 strategy throughout the spectrum of Oxfam’s work, together with progressive approaches to capability strengthening.
  • Fluency in English with data of Swahili an added benefit.


  • A minimum of 5 years’ expertise in designing, managing and delivering on improvement tasks administration in a non-governmental (nationwide or worldwide) or related 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 affect, some degree of decision-making and the supply of agreed outcomes.
  • Politically astute, with excessive affect 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.
  • Sturdy organizational and private administration abilities, with skill to prioritize work points to satisfy deadlines with minimal supervision and modify to consistently altering conditions whereas sustaining concentrate on 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 creating sturdy phrases of reference and efficient supervision.


  • Self-Consciousness: Potential to develop a excessive diploma of self-awareness round personal strengths and weaknesses and affect on others.
  • Agility, complexity and ambiguity: Potential to scan the setting, anticipate modifications, are snug with lack of readability and take care of a lot of parts interacting in various and unpredictable methods
  • Mutual accountability: Potential to clarify our selections and the way we’ve taken them primarily based on our organizational values.

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