International Market Development Specialist

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Location
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Salary
According to location. 
Posted
09 Sep 2016
Closes
02 Oct 2016
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

TWO POSITIONS AVAILABLE
Contract length: 
Open-ended
Salary: In line with Oxfam values, according to location
Location: An Oxfam HQ location- subject to being able to establish a contract of employment 
Hours: 36
Benefits: In line with Oxfam values, according to location 

Applicants must have and be able to retain the right to work in the location of the post.

Oxfam International is an equal opportunities employer, committed to diversity within the workplace.

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. 

Oxfam works with partner organisations and alongside vulnerable women and men to end the injustices that cause poverty. We work around the world 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. 

Oxfam International is based in Oxford UK, with Advocacy and Campaigns offices in Washington DC, New York, Brussels, Geneva, and with a liaison office with the Africa Union in Addis Ababa.

Oxfam International is looking for two International Market Development Specialists as part of the Public Engagement Team. We need an outstanding senior fundraising professional to lead the delivery of an ambitious fundraising strategy for the Oxfam Confederation, developing best practice areas that will drive growth in revenue by increasing income from individuals and through corporate partnerships, trusts and foundations. They will work closely with Oxfam affiliates worldwide to support and advise them on their fundraising and broader public engagement activities, managing investment funds set aside to support priority and emerging markets. 

The successful applicant will have extensive experience in fundraising and the desire and skills to strengthen Oxfam’s public fundraising and public engagement activities in new Oxfam affiliates and markets with growth potential. 

Fluency in English required, and competence in French and/or Spanish is desirable.

Team Purpose
The Income and Supporter Development Team (ISDT) is part of the Public Engagement Team within Oxfam International (OI). It is responsible for leading the delivery of a highly ambitious fundraising strategy for the Oxfam Confederation as part of a broader constituency building goal. It leads on the development of best practice areas that will drive growth in revenue and also the number of supporters engaging with Oxfam in multiple ways. It works closely with Oxfam affiliates to put these best practices into action. It also leads on the management of increased collective investment funds set aside to support best practice and investment in priority and new markets.

Job Purpose
To strengthen significantly Oxfam’s public fundraising and broader public engagement activities in markets with growth potential, in order to increase (particularly unrestricted) income from individuals and through corporate partnerships and trusts and foundations.

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