Oxfam International is seeking to appoint a new Associate Director of Safeguarding
Michael Page
Nairobi, Kenya, United Arab Emirates
3h ago

Job Description

You will need a deep experience of safeguarding issues and practice, including child protection, gender-based violence, investigating serious cases of abuse, ideally across a range of contexts including developing or fragile countries.

With leadership experience within an international NGO, a complex large NGO, a ministry or other similar organisation working with vulnerable communities, you will display a proven track record in managing and conducting serious case incidents in Safeguarding (including Sexual Exploitation and Abuse, and abuse of children) or similar discipline.

The Successful Applicant

You will have strong interpersonal, negotiation and diplomacy skills and the ability to influence and bring people on-board, along, with a proven track record in strengthening organisational capacity in investigations and case management.

With a proven ability to deliver results against demanding timetables and in the face of competing priorities, you will be comfortable working in challenging international environments.

Oxfam International is an equal opportunities employer, committed to diversity within the workplace. We particularly welcome applications from a diverse range of locations in the Global South since they are under-

represented at this level of management.

  • 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 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.

    What's on Offer

    Fixed term contract - 4 years.

    Contact : Sinenkosi Mtshali+27 11 303 8313 Associate Director of Safeguarding / Based in Nairobi, Kenya From email

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