Position: Head of Digital Campaign
Closing Date: 21st August 2017 @ 23:59 BST
Interview: w/c 4th September 2017
Contract: Open- Ended (subject to being to establish an open-minded contract with the hosting affiliate)
Location: Flexible location, preference to being in the Global South subject to being able to establish a contract of employment and where the legal right to work can be obtained and/or maintained
Salary: In line with Oxfam Values & According to Location
Oxfam International is unable to guarantee the obtaining of a work permit for the role. Candidates must have and be able to retain the legal right to work in the location of the post.
One person in three in the world lives in poverty. Oxfam is determined to change that world by mobilizing the power of people against poverty.
Around the world, Oxfam works to find practical, innovative ways for people to lift themselves out of poverty and thrive. We save lives and help rebuild livelihoods when crisis strikes. And we campaign so that the voices of the poor influence the local and global decisions that affect them. In all we do, Oxfam works with partner organizations and alongside vulnerable women and men to end the injustices that cause poverty.
This post is responsible for providing leadership and strategic direction to Oxam’s digital campaign tams and for management and implementation of Oxfam’s global digital campaigns to achieve agreed objectives to achieve agreed objectives for mobilization, fundraising and impact at global and national level. The post holder will achieve this through close working relationships with OI global campaigns and public engagement staff, senior staff from Oxfam affiliates and at national level in priority countries.
Are you a dynamic, strategic and inspiring leader? Can you inspire action from colleagues around the world to work towards a common vision? Have you run great digital campaigns that have achieved real impact for people? Have you developed digital mobilisation in a wide variety of countries across the world? Are you passionate about using digital tools to empower people to take control of their futures? If so you are the person we’re looking for. We need someone who can be diplomatic and sensitive as well as a strong motivator and leader to inspire people around the world to work together to deliver outstanding digital campaigns. You need to have excellent knowledge of digital technologies and techniques and their potential application for Oxfam’s campaigns, as well as superb knowledge of social media and its potential for engaging publics to directly influence decision makers. You also must have the ability and skills to empower colleagues with the digital tools and skills they need to achieve the greatest impact possible.
Oxfam International is an equal opportunities employer, committed to diversity within the workplace.
Fluency in English required and competence in French and/or Spanish is desirable.
To view the job description and for information on how to apply please go to the Oxfam International Website, found at: https://recruitment.oxfam.org/Vacancy.aspx?MenulD=6Dqy3cKIDOg=