Vacancy

Administrative Officer (m/f)

Oxfam

Oxfam is recruiting an Administrative Officer (m/f), to be based in Gaza, Mozambique.
Description
  • Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty
  • We are an international confederation of 19 organizations (affiliates) working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development, and campaigning, in more than 90 countries
  • Oxfam Novib Mozambique is looking for an Administrative Officer
  • Job purpose: To ensure effective and efficient Program and Administrative Support to the Country Office Program Unit and give secretarial and administrative support to the (Country) Oxfam Management Team
Duties
Provide administrative support - 60%
  • Prepares, in the framework of the project cycle of Oxfam or requirements of the back donor, documentation and correspondence (such as approvals, contracts, letters of transfer, reminders and [standard] letters of rejection)
  • Arranges and monitor the (administrative) processes of the programmes and externally funded projects, in line with Oxfam procedures and back donor requirements, to signal deviations within the different processes and remind the relevant staff members of this
  • Manages and coordinate program/project visitors schedules, coordinating with the reception and relevant program staff
  • Take minutes or actions of program/team meetings, circulates them on a timely manner
  • Arranges meetings/workshops/events as required and prepare suitable documentation and material
  • Liaises with the Office Manager for the acquisition and management of office consumables of the program/teams
  • Provides administrative support during recruitment process. This includes such tasks as planning of interviews with selected candidates, following up confirmation of attendance with candidates, preparing interview venues, administering forms, booking medical examinations for staff, etc.
Document generation & management - 30%
  • Manages key strategic documents, ensuring confidentiality is maintained as required
  • Maintain effective program filing, archiving and record keeping systems, both paper and electronic
  • Under the direction of the Program Manager or Coordinator, undertake information gathering to support programme delivery, capturing and compiling records of research and/ or studies carried out by Oxfam and/or partners
  • Deals with and draft responses to internal and external correspondence, on behalf of program staff as appropriate
  • Follows up on report schedules (internally and with partners)
  • Provides a central knowledge repository of Oxfam’s work in Mozambique
  • Write, process and file correspondence, reports and other materials, as the MIS requires
Program Information system support, advice and capacity building - 10%
  • Support the use of the SAP Program database, and provides training and support on the use of the system
  • Support capacity development and training activities for partners and program staff
  • Work with SAP on relevant data/information entering (contracts with partners, confirmation of funds from partners and other related SAP assignments)
Requisites
  • Degree in administration or relevant qualification
  • Experience in a similar position
  • Customer and results orientation
  • Knowledge of Oxfam in Mozambique’s programs and systems
  • Knowledge of the partnership approach
  • Knowledge of the rights of marginalized groups (women, older people, LGBT, PLWHA, the disabled, and children)
  • Fluent in Portuguese, a good command of English (writing and verbal)
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask
  • Organizational skills
  • Self organized
  • Computer end user skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Management information skills
  • Communication skills
Notes
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
  • We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organization. Therefore, people of all gender identities, sexes, sexual orientations, races, colors, religions, cultures, abilities, etc. are eligible for this position
  • Oxfam aims to attract great talent that not only fits the job but also Oxfam’s high standard of values and principles, who shares and demonstrates Oxfam’s commitment to prevent and eradicate any type of misconduct including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, any other type of misuse of power or lack of integrity and financial misconduct. We are committed to promoting the welfare of children, young people, and adults. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us
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  • Published 24.06.2020
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