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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DD/DDTL/22Door to Door Team Leader / Dublin04/02/202231/12/2022 00:00Job Details

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

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​​​​​​​
DD/CTL/22Campaigner Team Leader / Dublin04/02/202231/12/2022 00:00Job Details

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

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: €13.53 per hour worked (and in addition, performance related pay)

Job purpose:
  • Be responsible for leading and supporting a high performing team of Campaigners, who inspire members of the public to support the work that we do, 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:
  • Campaigning on street, at private sites alongside, some of the biggest Irish festivals and events
  • Engaging new supporters on Oxfam's mission and campaigning goals, securing petitions and inspiring new supporters to take campaign actions and support Oxfam’s work
  • Representing Oxfam Ireland in a friendly, courteous and professional manner at all times.
  • Informing and engaging the Irish public about the crucial work that Oxfam Ireland is carrying out.
  • Holding daily team meetings to provide motivation and support for Campaigner team.
  • Providing on site coaching and support for Campaigners, 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
DD/TF/22Telefundraiser / Dublin04/02/202231/12/2022 00:00Job Details

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

​​​​​​​Fixed hourly rates of pay: €13.53 per hour
Hours of work: 35 hours per week (11am - 7pm Monday - Friday)

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​​​​​​​
SMM3/22Shop Manager / Malahide16/05/202223/05/2022 12:00Job Details
Contract: permanent  
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: €31,685 per annum PLUS €2,500 shop bonus PLUS performance related bonus


The Role

Oxfam Ireland have an exciting opportunity for a friendly, innovative, energetic person who has a positive attitude and is results driven to join their team as a Shop Manager in our Malahide shop.

Being a key role in the Retail team, the Shop Manager will be responsible for the effective day to day running and management of a busy fashion/textile the shop. You will be responsible for dealing with customer queries and complaints as well as overseeing product pricing and stock sourcing through donations while maximising profitability, setting/meeting sales targets, including motivating volunteers to do so. You will also manage budgets, maintain statistical and financial records and be responsible for recruiting, training and supervising a team of volunteers. Ensuring compliance with Health & Safety legislation, preparing promotional materials and displays and liaising with Head Office will also be required on a daily basis.

If you have the following skills and experience, then why not apply to help shape a stronger Oxfam for people living in poverty:
  • Relevant branch management experience in a retail environment to include budgets and sales analysis, product knowledge and trend awareness, visual merchandising
  • Experience of staff management and motivating teams to achieve sales
  • Communication and networking both internally and external of the business
  • Strong commercial ability and product knowledge
  • Volunteer management (desirable)

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.

Please note you will need to submit a copy of your CV in PDF format.

Should you be unable to complete an online application, please email your CV and cover letter to our HR Team irl-hr@oxfam.org
 
  • 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
Resume / Apply
DD/DDFR/22Door to Door Fundraiser / Dublin04/02/202231/12/2022 00:00Job Details

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


Direct acquisition fundraising plays a very important role enabling Oxfam Ireland to meet fundraising targets, allowing us to maximise the benefits for those in need. We are seeking highly motivated and reliable individuals to become part of our Direct Acquisition team, as Door-to-Door Fundraisers.
The role entails organising regular donations with members of the public.


Fixed hourly rates of pay: €13.53 - €15.61 per hour, and in addition, performance related pay


The post will involve:
  • 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

Please apply if you possess:
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to engage with and influence members of the public
  • Experience with fundraising, customer service or sales an advantage, though not essential as full training will be provided

​​​​​​​What we offer:
  • Opportunity for career progression and development in an environment where all staff are encouraged to progress
  • Experience working with an international non governmental organisation
  • Driving allowance for those over 25 years of age with a full clean driving licence
DD/C/22Campaigner / Dublin04/02/202231/12/2022 00:00Job Details

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


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!
  • A driving allowance available in addition to our guaranteed hourly rate
  • 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.​​​​​​​