Programme Officer

Discipline: Program/project/events management
Job type: Full Time
Contact name: Ms. Kan

Job ref: HMTPU/DEPO/21/01/R4G
Published: 8 days ago

Oxfam Hong Kong is a member of the Oxfam confederation.We are an independent development and relief agency based in Hong Kong. We work with people facing poverty and with partner organizations on development, humanitarian, policy advocacy and public education programmes.  For more information on our work, please visit www.oxfam.org.hk

If you are passionate about fighting poverty and want to contribute to our poverty alleviation work, please join us to make a difference.

We envision a world free of poverty where women and men enjoy well-being and rights.

Programme Officer (2-years contract)

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop strategies and plan for implementing social innovation projects with project partners and collaborators to co-create solutions and deliver lasting impact for poor people;

  • Responsible for project management including social innovation projects, public engagement, education activities, social impact assessment;

  • Support development of partnerships and new forms of collaboration to tackle pressing poverty problems in Hong Kong through an innovative process of co-creation underpinned by design thinking;

  • Collaborate within social consultants to collectively achieve purposeful goals in addressing poverty problems;

  • Produce high-quality deliverables – such as gauge external funding and prepare funding proposals, prepare reports, presentations and events – to communicate the work impacts to external stakeholders, e.g. public, corporate, foundations;

  • Support the implementation of education programmes for schools, youth, public and corporates;

  • Undertake other functions as assigned by the Assistant Education Manager.

 

Requirements:

  • Degree holder with a minimum of 5 years’ relevant working experience;

  • Solid experience in innovation, public campaign engagement, social and educational services design, social entrepreneurship and/or other related fields;

  • Experience in maintaining a network of partners and stakeholders such as NGOs, corporates, startup organizations, schools and education institutions;

  • Knowledge of innovation, poverty, development issues and climate change;

  • Solid skills in quantitative and/or qualitative research would be a strong advantage;

  • Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills, highly motivated and outgoing personality;

  • Able to work independently, meet tight deadlines and be a good team player;

  • Proactive, creative, detailed-minded, result-oriented and skillful at multi-tasking;

  • Excellent communications skills in both English and Chinese.

  • Identification with Oxfam’s mission and vision is a must.

 

Closing date for application: 29 July 2021

Professionals who want to work for a good cause and are prepared to take up new challenges, please send your application letter, curriculum vitae with current and expected salary and date of availability.

 

“At Oxfam Hong Kong, our culture is shaped by our values, which reinforce what we care about and how we do things. Our five core values are: Justice, Empowerment, Inclusiveness, Accountability and Innovation. To read more about Oxfam Hong Kong, please click https://www.oxfam.org.hk.

 

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behavior 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. Note: All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and may be subject to appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks.”

 

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Oxfam Hong Kong is an Equal Opportunities Employer