Senior Programme Development Officer (2-year Contract, Renewable)

Location: Hong Kong
Discipline: Program/project/events management
Job type: Full Time
Job ref: HMTPU/SPDO/22/01/R4G
Published: 25 days ago

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

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

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

Senior Programme Development Officer (2-year Contract, Renewable)
[Ref.: HMTPU/SPDO/22/01/R4G]

The Senior Programme Development Officer serves as the major staff to manage OHK’s programme development and grant management. S/he will liaise with other staffs in Hong Kong Programme Unit and other units.


  • Build and maintain partnerships with community partners; identify social needs align with OHK’s strategic focuses, promote OHK’s grant to potential partners and ensure our partners are supported and managed in a professional and timely manner;

  • Pursue new institutional funding with new programme ideas;

  • Be the contact point of grant management process including provide feedback to applicants on funding proposal, assist the development of content to communicate the impact of OHK’s grant-making projects and collaborate with other units to promote our programmes so as to engage potential supporters and raise funds; and coordinate with partners on visits and volunteering activities;

  • Provide administrative support for the entire grants management life cycle including funding proposals review and feedback, liaise with internal units for approval process and contract drafting, progress monitoring and evaluation and auditing;

  • Support the Hong Kong Programme Manager in grant planning, budgeting and tracking;

  • Monitor programmes funded by OHK to ensure compliance with OHK policies and procedures;

  • Update and maintain grant tracking record to monitor deadlines of reports submission and grant disbursement; and suggest improvement for next cycl

  • Undertake other related tasks.


  • Degree holder, with at least 5 years 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;

  • Good communication skills and fluent in both spoken and written English and Chinese.

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

Closing date for application: 30 Jun 2022

Professionals who want to work for a good cause and are prepared to take up new challenges are invited to send their application letter, curriculum vitae with their 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. Learn more about Oxfam Hong Kong here:

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.

(Data collected will only be used to process job applications. Applicants who are not invited for an interview within six weeks from the closing date can assume that their application was unsuccessful. All related information will be kept up to 12 months and all personal data will be destroyed afterwards.)

Oxfam Hong Kong is an equal opportunities employer.