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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VA18Street Campaigner - Various locations / Dublin OfficeMon, 31 Oct 2022Job Details

Are you looking for a part-time or full-time role that will build your skills in sales, customer service, and being a brand ambassador in the NGO sector? This is a great opportunity for an individual looking to build a career with a global movement of people working to beat poverty.

Would you like to join our team of ambitious and passionate Campaigners? Our team work on the street, at various festivals and events, and at private sites throughout the year.

At Oxfam Ireland we are working towards a just world without poverty, which means we are looking for tenacious and goal-oriented people looking to kick off their career in the NGO/Charity sector!

What do we offer?

  • A competitive guaranteed fixed rate of pay of €12.90 per hour
  • Daily Performance Related Pay in addition to our guaranteed hourly rate - great income potential available!
  • Full training is provided
  • Excellent career progression – not only here in Ireland, but with our sister organisations all over the world, from Australia to Mexico!

What does this role involve?

  • Informing, inspiring and engaging the Irish public about the crucial work Oxfam Ireland is carrying out.
  • Representing Oxfam Ireland always in a friendly, courteous and professional manner at all times, and abiding by the fundraising code of conduct and established protocols.
  • Inspiring members of the public to carry out Petition and Campaign actions.

What are we looking for?

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with an ability to engage and inspire, and very strong spoken English.
  • A passion for Oxfam Ireland's work, knowledge of emergency/developmental aid issues is beneficial also though non-essential.
  • An outgoing personality, enjoy interacting with members of the public and working outdoors within a team dynamic.
  • Experience within face-to-face is a definite advantage, though non-essential as full training is provided.

To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and CV to IRL-fundraisers@oxfam.org 

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VA19Door to Door Fundraisers - Various locations / Dublin OfficeJob Details

Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty.

Oxfam works in three ways: we respond to emergencies, saving lives and helping survivors recover; we provide people with the skills and resources to lift themselves out of poverty; and we campaign to change the unjust policies that keep people in poverty.

Joining the Oxfamily is an opportunity for you to develop a career within the third sector, not only here in Ireland, but with our sister organisations all over the world, from Australia, to New Zealand, Brazil to America. Will you join us?


  • Rate of pay: €11.45 per hour for first 20 training shifts, €13.53 - €15.61 per hour after first 20 training shifts and in addition, performance related pay.
  • Work Monday to Friday, Part and Full time available.

The role will entail our fundraisers informing, inspiring and recruiting members of the public on their doorstep to establish regular gift donations.

Job purpose:

Direct Dialogue fundraising is currently playing a very important role in enabling Oxfam Ireland to achieve our fundraising targets, and allowing us to maximise the benefits for those most in need.

The post will involve:

  • Recruiting donors door to door to support Oxfam Ireland through direct debit regular gifts.
  • Informing, inspiring and engaging the Irish public about the crucial work Oxfam Ireland is carrying out.
  • Representing Oxfam Ireland always in a friendly, courteous and professional manner at all times, and abiding by the fundraising code of conduct and established protocols.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with an ability to engage and inspire, and very strong spoken English.
  • A passion for Oxfam Ireland's work, knowledge of emergency/developmental aid issues is beneficial also though non essential.
  • An outgoing personality, enjoy interacting with members of the public and working outdoors within a team dynamic.
  • Experience within direct dialogue is a definite advantage, though non essential as full training is provided.
  • Access to an Internet enabled phone for new SEPA banking compliance procedures which are now mandatory.
  • A full clean driving licence is advantageous though non essential for successful applicants.

To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and CV to IRL-fundraisers@oxfam.org 

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VA20Door to Door Fundraising Team Leader / Dublin OfficeJob Details

Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty.Oxfam works in three ways: we respond to emergencies, saving lives and helping survivors recover; we provide people with the skills and resources to lift themselves out of poverty; and we campaign to change the unjust policies that keep people in poverty.Joining the Oxfamily is an opportunity for you to develop a career within the third sector, not only here in Ireland, but with our sister organisations all over the world, from Australia to New Zealand, Brazil to America.

Will you join us?

Rate of pay: €15.61 per hour worked (and in addition, performance related pay)

Job purpose:

  • Be responsible for leading and supporting a high performing team of Door to Door Fundraisers, who inspire members of the public to support the work that we do through monthly donations, by effectively supporting performance management through on site coaching, motivation and support.
  • Play a central role in informing, inspiring and mobilising to support Oxfam’s work.

​​​​​​​The role involves:

  • Recruiting donors’ door-to-door to support Oxfam Ireland through direct debit regular donations
  • Informing members of the public of Oxfam's crucial work
  • Representing Oxfam Ireland in a courteous and professional manner at all times
  • Holding daily team meetings to provide motivation and support for Campaigner team.
  • Providing on site coaching and support for Fundraisers, to support each individual team member in achieving results.
  • Delivering individual performance updates to team.
  • A driving allowance applies for successful candidates with a full clean driving licence.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Proven success in a face-to-face role, for example, fundraising, campaigning or sales
  • Experience of supporting and supervising others
  • Ability to both lead and work collaboratively within a team
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to easily build rapport with a diverse range of people
  • Excellent communication skills, creativity and the ability to develop new ways to inspire people about what Oxfam does
  • Proven ability to motivate and inspire others
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to handle rejection
  • A positive attitude and high levels of self-motivation
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Ambitious, results orientated and able to work in a target driven environment​​​​​​​

To apply please email cover letter and CV to IRL-fundraisers@oxfam.org

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VA21Telemarketing Team Member / Dublin OfficeSun, 01 Oct 2023Job Details

To apply, please email a copy of your CV and cover letter to irl-fundraisers@oxfam.org

Oxfam Ireland requires an engaging and enthusiastic advocate for its growing telemarketing team - an amazing individual, to join an amazing team, to inspire and engage supporters of Oxfam and members of the public in relation to the crucial work Oxfam Ireland is carrying out.

We would love to hear from you if you possess:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and very strong spoken English.
  • Are passionate, determined and committed to the work of Oxfam
  • An interest in international development, the NGO or charity sector
  • Experience in fundraising is a definite advantage, though non-essential as full training is provided

What will the role entail:

  • Contacting previous regular donors to encourage them to give again
  • Contacting supporters of our campaigns to encourage supporting with a monthly gift
  • Upgrade of active committed givers to make an increase to their monthly gift
  • Thank you calls to our loyal donors to show appreciation for their support

Working hours: 35 hours per week (11am - 7pm Monday - Friday)

Salary: €24,600 per annum

Location: based in our Dublin offices (Ringsend)

To apply, please email a copy of your CV and cover letter to irl-fundraisers@oxfam.org

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VA25Fundraising Telemarketing Coordinator / Dublin OfficeSun, 09 Oct 2022Job Details
  • Location: Dublin with possibility to work remotely
  • Contract type: permanent
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: €35,909 - €43,066 per annum

Oxfam Ireland is looking for an experienced ​Fundraising Telemarketing Coordinator to join our Fundraising Team in Dublin.

This is an exciting time in Oxfam Ireland’s Fundraising and Marketing, as the organisation embarks on its new organisational and fundraising strategy, to support our important mission to a just world without poverty.

If you have the following skills and experience, then why not apply to help shape a stronger Oxfam for people living in poverty:

  • Solid project and people management experience, within the NGO or private sector

  • Proven understanding of fundraising and the telemarketing channel

  • Strong experience working with databases and software systems and attention to detail

  • Experience of managing complex and conflicting deadlines and multi-tasking, within a target driven environment

  • Experienced in coaching, developing and managing people, within high performing teams

You can find more details about the role, including a complete job description, HERE

How to apply

For more detailed information including the duties and responsibilities of the post please click on the job-related document(s) below. To apply for this position, please click on the “Apply/Resume” button and complete an online application.

Should you be unable to complete an online application, please email your CV to our HR Team irl-hr@oxfam.org


Additional information

  • Oxfam Ireland reserves the right to enhance criteria to facilitate shortlisting
  • Please note we may use this recruitment drive to fill other positions
  • 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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VA31Shop Manager Ballyhackamore / BallyhackamoreThu, 29 Sep 2022Job Details

Shop Manager Ballyhackamore  

  • Permanent contract
  • 40 hours per week
  • £22,051 per annum OTE (On Target Earnings) 
  • Closing date: Thursday 29th September 

Oxfam Ireland is currently looking for a Shop Manager to join our busy charity shop in Ballyhackamore.

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 an innovative person who will be responsible for recruiting, training, supervising and motivating a team of volunteers. You will ensure high standards of customer service and be innovative at stock sourcing through donations. You will be responsible for managing budgets, meeting sales targets and maximising profitability.

To be considered for the role, candidates should possess a range of skills and experience including:

  • Relevant experience of retail management
  • Knowledge of budgets and sales analysis
  • Strong product knowledge and awareness of market trends
  • Experience of managing staff and motivating teams to achieve sales
  • Volunteer management experience (Desirable)

You can find a complete Job Description HERE

How to apply

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

Should you be unable to submit an online application, please email copy of your CV to the HR Team on irl-hr@oxfam.org

Other info 

Previous applicants need not apply

Oxfam Ireland reserves the right to enhance criteria to facilitate shortlisting.

Please note we may use this recruitment drive to fill other positions.

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

Oxfam Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.

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VA32Donor Loyalty & Retention Specialist / Fri, 21 Oct 2022Job Details
  • Location: Dublin with possibility to work remotely
  • Contract: Permanent contract
  • Hours: 36 per week
  • Salary: €35,909 - €43,066 per annum if based in ROI, £25,162 – £30,194 per annum if based in NI
  • Closing date: Friday 21st October at 12noon

The role

Oxfam Ireland is looking for a Donor Loyalty & Retention Specialist to join our busy Fundraising & Marketing Team. 

This is an exciting time in Oxfam Ireland’s Fundraising and Marketing, as the organisation embarks on its new organisational and fundraising strategy. A central part to this is excellent donor care and because of this we are investing in excellent thanking, reporting and decision making, to develop and enhance our donor experience. We do this to allow us to build on the relationship our donors have with the amazing work they make possible with the communities we serve.

This role focuses on optimisation and development of our campaigns, refining of processes to bring an excellent experience to our donors and in turn to improve recruitment, retention, donor lifetime value, and our donor experience, with Oxfam Ireland’s regular giving donors.

This role requires a commitment to achieving objectives and exceptional numeracy, literacy, and creativity, as well as team working and interpersonal skills. 

If you have the following skills and experience, then why not apply to help shape a stronger Oxfam for people living in poverty:

  • A proven track record of using and understanding data and analysis to inform decision-making on delivering effective marketing activities
  • Ability to plan and prioritise work for self and others, and to supervise work where required
  • Experience of working and building excellent relationships with external suppliers, and internal teams
  • The ability to be assertive and persuasive when negotiating
  • Strong numerical and critical thinking skills, specifically the ability to analyse complex data and translate it into tangible information

How to apply

For more detailed information including the duties and responsibilities of the post please click on the job-related document(s) below. 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, please email your CV and cover letter to our HR Team on IRL-hr@oxfam.org

 

Additional information

  • Oxfam Ireland reserves the right to enhance criteria to facilitate shortlisting.
  • Please note we may use this recruitment drive to fill other positions.
  • 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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VA33Deputy Shop Manager (6 months fixed term - 30 hours per week) / MalahideMon, 03 Oct 2022Job Details

Oxfam Ireland is looking for a Deputy Shop Manager to join our busy charity shop in Malahide.

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 an innovative person who will be responsible for customer service, store operations and supervising a team of volunteers.

If you have the following skills and experience, then why not apply to help shape a stronger Oxfam for people living in poverty:

    • Demonstrable experience of managing or supervising a team
    • Demonstrable retail experience
    • Demonstrable experience of merchandising and marketing
    • Demonstrable experience of working in a varied and fast-paced environment

How to apply

For more detailed information including the duties and responsibilities of the post please click on the job-related document(s) below. To apply for this position, please click on the “Apply/Resume” button and complete an online application.

Should you be unable to complete an online application, please email your CV to our HR Team irl-hr@oxfam.org

Additional information

  • Previous applicants need not apply
  • Oxfam Ireland reserves the right to enhance criteria to facilitate shortlisting
  • Please note we may use this recruitment drive to fill other positions
  • 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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