Jobs with Oxfam

Oxfam Ireland is an Irish charity which is part of the global movement of people working and campaigning together in over 90 countries around the world to end poverty and injustice. We're looking for dedicated people to join our team in the roles below:
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RMPC/21Refugee and Migration Policy Coordinator / Dublin14/06/202102/07/2021 17:00Job Details
Contract:            12 month FTC, 3 days p/wk
Location:            Dublin / Home
Salary:                €40,944 per annum (pro-rata)
Ref:                     RMPC/21
Closing Date:     2nd July 2021, 17:00

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

This is a unique and exciting opportunity for anyone interested in advancing the rights of refugees and vulnerable migrants in Ireland and Europe.  
If you have policy, advocacy and research experience and expertise in this area and have the skills to develop and lead an effective influencing strategy that brings about long term change this role may be for you.
The post holder will take responsibility for leading the development, implementation and evaluation of Oxfam Ireland’s refugee and migration influencing work, with a key area of focus on Oxfam’s European migration programme.
Working closely with the Head of Policy and Advocacy, you will contribute to the European Migration campaign (EMC) in Oxfam International through meetings, policy development, supporting the dissemination of EMC products and engagement on European refugee and migration policy topics within domestic contexts.

Essential requirements include;
  • Third level qualification in relevant subject area;
  • Experience of producing research and policy papers;
  • Demonstrable track record in the successful delivery of innovative, multi-channel advocacy;
  • Knowledge of EU policies on migration/global displacement and refugees and experience advocating and campaigning on the same;
  • Track record in building networks and influencing with strong interpersonal and negotiating skills for engagement with a wide variety of audiences;
  • Knowledge of political environment on the island of Ireland and how it relates to the organisation’s work in terms of development issues.
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ECC/21External Communications Coordinator / Dublin11/06/202128/06/2021 12:00Job Details
Location:  Dublin
Contract:  Permanent, full-time
Salary:  €40,944
Ref:  ECC/21

The Role
Oxfam Ireland have an exciting opportunity for an innovative, creative individual who has a positive attitude and is results driven to join their team as an External Communications Coordinator.

The post holder will contribute to the development and delivery of a comprehensive all-island communications and campaigns strategy, designed to grow awareness and engagement with the organisation’s work, through a focus on media, PR and external engagement. This will be achieved by collaborating with relevant stakeholders, and leading on the implementation of an all-island media and external communications plan that supports all of Oxfam’s public engagement priorities across income generation, influencing and brand awareness.

If you have experience in the following, then we want to hear from you;
  • Demonstrable experience in developing and implementing media/PR campaigns;
  • Engaging with a number of key audiences across multiple channels;
  • An ability to think creatively to secure coverage, including leveraging new technologies
  • A strong ability to network, build relationships internally and externally and work collaboratively.
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SMB/21Shop Manager / Bangor, Co. Down11/06/202127/06/2021 00:00Job Details
Contract:            Permanent, full-time
Ref:                     SMB/21
Closing Date:     28th June 2021

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

Oxfam Ireland is looking for a Shop Manager to join our busy charity shop in Bangor. If you want to make the world more sustainable, by contributing to a more circular economy, whilst working with volunteers and making the shop part of the local community, this is the role for you.

This is an excellent opportunity to be creative and use your initiative in a supportive environment with on-the-job training.
We need a positive fun person who will be responsible for recruiting, training, supervising and motivating a team of volunteers to ensure sales targets are met and profitability is maximised.
You will ensure high standards of customer service and be innovative at stock sourcing through donations.
You will be responsible for managing budgets while maintaining statistical and financial records and be responsible for ensuring compliance with Health & Safety legislation, preparing promotional materials and displays and liaising with Head Office.

We are looking for someone with the right attitude who will be able to enhance their skills in the area of report analysis, space management, driving net branch contribution and being part of an exciting, progressive organisation who is tackling poverty across the globe.

The Shop Manager will be an energetic person, willing to learn and have experience including;
  • Demonstrable experience of working in a retail environment
  • Previous experience of managing/supervising a team
  • Relevant experience of managing budgets and analysing sales reports
  • Experience of using product knowledge to increase sales
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DSMH/21Deputy Shop Manager / Holywood14/06/202128/06/2021 12:00Job Details
Location: Holywood, Co. Down
Hours: Permanent, 4 days per week (32 hrs p/wk)

Oxfam Ireland is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Deputy Shop Manager to join our busy charity shop in Holywood, Co. Down. If you would like to work with a team of dedicated volunteers and make the shop part of the local community, this is the role for you.

This is an excellent opportunity to work in a supportive environment with on-the-job training. We are looking for someone who will help run the shop, recruit, train and supervise a team of volunteers to ensure sales targets are met and profitability is maximised. You will be committed to ensuring the highest standards of customer service and encourage members of the public to donate their unwanted items.

Our next Deputy Shop Manager will require a range of skills and experience including; 
  • Relevant supervisory experience in a retail environment
  • Experience of cash handling
  • Trend awareness, visual merchandising and attention to detail
  • Good organisational and administration skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a larger team

To apply for this position, please click on the “Apply/Resume” button and complete an online application.

Should you be unable to submit your application online and would prefer an alternative method please contact our HR Team via 

Any offer of employment with Oxfam Ireland is subject to receipt of satisfactory references, right to work checks and anti-fraud and corruption screening

Oxfam Ireland is an equal opportunities employer
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