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Advocacy and Campaign Lead (Re-advertised)

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Organization : Oxfam Great Britain
Type : Nonprofits / องค์กรไม่แสวงหาผลกำไร
Date : 14 May 2019
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Deadline : 2 / June / 2019

Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Contract type: Full time, Fixed Term untill 31 December 2021

Application deadline: 2 June 2019

 

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and committed to promoting the welfare of children, young people and adultsOxfam expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conductWe place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us.

 

All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks.

 

TEAM PURPOSE

To act with poor people as a force for change in addressing the causes of poverty, suffering and injustice, and alleviating their symptoms.

 

Dimensions

  • Leads Private Sector Campaigning, National Influencing, Lobbying and Advocacy for Oxfam in Thailand to ensure maximisation of impact of Oxfam Programmes
  • Leads and Manages three interlinked delivery teams, gathering information from varied and diverse sources, to analyse and communicate information in line with Private Sector Campaigns
  • Leads advocacy and campaigns strategy and contributes to the broader programme strategy
  • Role requires a high degree of strategic and operational judgment based on specific problem-solving experience drawing on a range of external and internal factors
  • Represents Oxfam at senior levels, both internally and externally
  • Provides specialist policy and research advice across Oxfam at senior level
  • Commitment to Oxfams safeguarding policies to ensure all people who come into contact with Oxfam are as safe as possible
  • To adhere to Oxfams principles and values as well as the promotion of gender justice and women's rights
  • To understand and commit to equity, diversity, gender, child safety and staff health and wellbeing principles and policies

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead Private Sector Campaigning and Advocacy for Oxfam in Thailand
    • Lead for development and delivery of advocacy and campaigns strategy
    • Lead and manage advocacy and campaigns team across Thailand programme
    • Engage with alliances and partners to undertake advocacy work both at provincial and national level linking to Oxfam Global Campaigns
    • Key advisor for policy positions messages and assessing political risk
  • Lead and manage research plans based on advocacy strategy and conductcommission studies to improve policies and
  • Establish and cultivate regular contacts with key stakeholders, partners, and allies with special focus on private sectors to influence policies and practices.
  • Represent Oxfam in line with advocacy and campaign objectives or emerging policy influencing opportunities with key focus on Private Sector
  • To act as Influencing Network focal point for Oxfam in Thailand, and work with Oxfam Regional Platform and alliances to elicit appropriate support and link the campaigns at regional and global levels.
  • To participate in senior management meetings, contributing to discussions and programme decision making processes.
  • To ensure that gender analysis is applied across all levels of planning and delivery of the advocacy strategy.
  • To manage and monitor advocacy plans and budget according to the policies and procedures of Oxfam.

           

Skills, experience and knowledge

Essential

 

  • Experience in advocacy/campaign work and proven track record in developing and influencing policies and practices.
  • Proven in-depth understanding of, and experience of working on Socio-economic development issues, sensitivities and Thailands Policy environment
  • Sound knowledge of the private sector in relation to ethical and sustainable policy and practice.
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual skills with understanding of and commitment to diversity and womens rights with ability to integrate gender into programmes and advocacy work
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Thai for lobbying and meeting the needs of high-level decision makers.
  • Ability to think strategically and creatively, prioritize, plan, and organize work in a complex institutional setting.
  • Strong experience in organisational management, team leadership, and people management with excellent inter-personal skills, emotional and culturally intelligent leader and manager

 

Desirable

 

  • Ability to build linkages between micro level projects and macro level policies.
  • Ability to undertake periodic travel
  • Experience of working in both Private and Development Sectors
  • Educational background in Political science, Economics or Sociology
  • Experience in capacity building with training and facilitation

Other

  • This job description is intended as a guide and should not be viewed as an inflexible specification as it may be varied from time to time in the light of strategic developments following discussions with the post holder.
  • The post holder will be expected to work to agreed objectives which should facilitate the achievements of the key responsibilities in accordance with the Performance Review Process.

Key Attributes

  • Ability to demonstrate sensitivity to cultural differences and gender issues, as well as the commitment to equal opportunities
  • Ability to demonstrate an openness and willingness to learn about the application of gender/gender mainstreaming, womens rights, and diversity for all aspects of development work
  • Commitment to Oxfams safeguarding policies to ensure all people who come into contact with Oxfam are as safe as possible

 

ABOUT OXFAM: Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty. Together we save and rebuild lives in disasters. We help people build better lives for themselves. We speak out on the big issues that keep people poor, like inequality, discrimination against women and climate change. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can live without poverty.

Oxfam GB is a member of the international confederation Oxfam.

 

Organisational Values

  • Accountability – Our purpose-driven, results-focused approach means we take responsibility for our actions and hold ourselves accountable. We believe that others should also be held accountable for their actions
  • Empowerment – Our approach means that everyone involved with Oxfam, from our staff and supporters to people living in poverty, should feel they can make change happen
  • Inclusiveness – We are open to everyone and embrace diversity. We believe everyone has a contribution to make, regardless of visible and invisible differences

Note to candidates: Shortlisted candidates will be assessed on our organisational values and attributes at the interview stage. The successful candidate(s) will be expected to adhere to our code of conduct. We encourage candidates to read and understand our code of conduct here.

 

If this sounds like you and you would like to learn more about this impactful role please click on the Job Profile for all of the details:https://www.thaingo.org/jobs/files/JP Advocacy and Campaign Lead_MAY19.pdf

 

How to apply: Please complete the online application process at https://jobs.oxfam.org.uk/vacancy/advocacy-and-campaign-lead-int5312/10190/description/

 

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

 

Please note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. This is national post and we will not be able to provide visa/work permit for non-Thai national.

Contact :

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