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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DDFC2/19Fundraiser / Cork01/02/201931/12/2019 00:00Job Details
Door-to-door Fundraiser (Cork)
Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty, and we’re looking for new members for our Fundraiser team!

Direct Dialogue fundraising is currently playing a very important role in enabling Oxfam Ireland to beat poverty.

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.
Rate of pay: €13.13 - €15.15 an hour

To apply, please send CV and cover letter to IRL-fundraisers@oxfam.org
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SMP2/19Shop Manager / Portlaoise12/04/201929/04/2019 12:00Job Details
Contract: Fixed term – 3 months
Hours: 40 hours per week    

The Role

Oxfam Ireland is looking for a Shop Manager based in Portlaoise who wants to do good, work with volunteers and make their shop part of the local community.
The successful candidate will be responsible for recruiting, training and supervising a team of volunteers. You will manage budgets while maintaining statistical and financial records and be responsible for dealing with customer queries and complaints as well as overseeing product pricing and stock sourcing through donations. Maximising profitability and setting/meeting sales targets, including motivating volunteers to do so will also be a key aspect of the role. You will also have responsibility for complying with Health & Safety legislation, preparing promotional materials, shop displays and liaising with Head Office.

The successful candidate will have:
  • Previous experience of retail management, including:
  • Budget and sales analysis;
  • Prduct knowledge and awareness of market trends; and
  • Merchandising
  • Experience of staff management and motivating teams in order to achieve sales.

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.

In the event of a large number of applications, Oxfam Ireland reserves the right to enhance the selection criteria in order to facilitate shortlisting.

Offer of employment subject to satisfactory references and Garda Vetting background checks  

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

Oxfam Ireland is an equal opportunities employer
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DSMC3/19Deputy Shop Manager / Coleraine12/04/201929/04/2019 12:00Job Details
Contract: Permanent
Hours: 16 hours per week    

The Role

Working under the direction of the Shop Manager, the successful candidate will work closely with the Shop Manager to assist and develop this exciting retail opportunity. You will be responsible for the sales and profit of the shop by driving sales and delivering the greatest customer service possible to our customer base. You will also be responsible for leading and motivating a diverse team in order to achieve retail targets.

The successful candidate will have:
  • Proven track record of supervising and motivating a diverse team;
  • Demonstrable, relevant experience in a retail environment including customer service focus and a hands-on approach; and
  • Previous experience of cash handling and following financial procedures.

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.

In the event of a large number of applications, Oxfam Ireland reserves the right to enhance the selection criteria in order to facilitate shortlisting.

Offer of employment is subject to two satisfactory references and Access NI background checks

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

Oxfam Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.
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PQO2/19Programme Quality Officer / Dublin with requirement to travel to Belfast office, o08/04/201930/04/2019 12:00Job Details
Contract: 2 years fixed term contract with possibility of becoming permanent
Hours: 36 per week  

The Role

The Programme Quality Officer will support the Programme Quality Team (PQT) in delivering the highest quality Irish Aid funded Programme Grant II (PGII) and related research.

The successful candidate will have:
  • A Bachelors’ degree and demonstrable, relevant experience or a master’s level degree (or higher) in development or related field.
  • Demonstrable experience in research, proposal and report writing
  • Fluent in spoken and written English with strong analytical skills.
  • Proficient in use of Office applications.
  • “Can do” attitude, team player, enthusiastic, flexible, open to learning, respectful to different cultures, backgrounds and abilities.

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.

Oxfam Ireland reserves the right to enhance criteria to facilitate shortlisting

Oxfam Ireland is an equal opportunities employer
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CD2/19Campaigner / Dublin01/02/201931/12/2019 00:00Job Details
Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Campaigner Team, who are an integral part of our work towards a just world without poverty. You’ll work on street, at private sites, and at music festivals and events.

The post will involve:
  • 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

The successful candidate will have:
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and very strong spoken English.
  • A passion for Oxfam Ireland’s work and knowledge of emergency/developmental aid issues is beneficial though non-essential.
  • An outgoing tenacious personality, enjoy interacting with members of the public and working outdoors within a team dynamic.
  • A target driven personality, with a drive to succeed
  • Ability to represent Oxfam as an exceptional ambassador at all times
Rate of pay: €12 an hour

To apply, please send CV and cover letter to IRL-fundraisers@oxfam.org
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FWI/19Fundraiser / West of Ireland12/03/201931/12/2019 00:00Job Details
Door-to-door Fundraiser (West of Ireland)

Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty, and we’re looking for new members for our Fundraiser team!

Direct Dialogue fundraising is currently playing a very important role in enabling Oxfam Ireland to beat poverty.

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.
Rate of pay: €11.11 per hour for first 20 training shifts, €13.13 - €15.15 per hour after first 20 training shifts and in addition, performance related pay.

To apply, please send CV and cover letter to IRL-fundraisers@oxfam.org
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DDFD2/19Fundraiser / Dublin01/02/201931/12/2019 00:00Job Details
Door-to-door Fundraiser (Dublin)

Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty, and we’re looking for new members for our Fundraiser team!

Direct Dialogue fundraising is currently playing a very important role in enabling Oxfam Ireland to beat poverty.

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.
Rate of pay: €13.13 - €15.15 an hour

To apply, please send CV and cover letter to IRL-fundraisers@oxfam.org
Resume / Apply