REGIONAL PROJECT MANAGER – INFLUENCING JUST ENERGY TRANSITION IN ASIA
Closing date: 29 November 2022 @23:59 GMT
Location: The location is flexible within any Asian country where Oxfam has presence and can establish employment contract
Contract: 2-year fixed-term
One Oxfam Grade: C1
Salary and benefits: in line with Oxfam values and according to location
“Candidates must have and be able to retain the legal right to work in the location of the role. We are not able to support the relocation of a candidate to take up the position in an Oxfam location”
Flexible working: We believe flexible working is key to building the Oxfamof the future, so we’re open to talking through the type of working arrangements that might work for you.
Oxfam International in Asia is looking for a Regional Project Manager-Influencing Just Energy Transition in Asia (IJETA) who will be responsible fordeveloping, managing and leading the influencing, advocacy, campaigning, policy work of Oxfam in Asia to ensure the achievement of organizational goals related to Just Energy Transition.
The Regional Project Manager is responsible for building powerful movements, voices and multi-stakeholder partnerships with community-based movements, relevant government bodies, international institutions, private sector, academic and technical allies, partners and networks to achieve emission reduction and renewable energy targets for 2030.
Who we’re looking for
We are looking for a Regional Project Manager- IJETA with at least 5 years of experience in a similar role and/or 10 years of experience on Climate related issues with advanced project management experience in the international development sector. S/he should have strong knowledge of the Asia context with emphasis on Southeast Asia and ASEAN processes in terms of social and political dynamics related to climate change.
S/he should have extensive experience in advocacy in regional and international policy spaces relevant to Climate Justice and in policy analysis.
Regional Project Manager – IJETA, will have strong networking, representational, coordination of multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams, and high level negotiation skills, along with excellent strategic thinking, writing and communication skills. We are looking for a Regional Project Manager who is a champion of feminist leadership principles and values including commitment to diversity and inclusion.
What we offer
This role will give you an opportunity to make a difference in Oxfam in Asia, to act as key contributor in achieving Oxfam’s Just Energy Transition priorities in Asia and to work with a group of passionate people that are specialists in their technical fields. The role offers opportunities for training and professional development, and fair pay and competitive benefits package.
Oxfam is committed to providing a fair compensation package and to providing a flexible, supportive, working environment
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How to apply
To apply please go to the link below:
and upload an up-to-date CV and a covering letter, clearly explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile.
Those who have applied before need not apply.
Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted- usually within 2 weeks of the closing date.