The post is to be based in Yangon and opened for both Myanmar national and international candidates.


Oxfam is a leading International NGO with a worldwide reputation for excellence and over 70 years of experience. It’s not        unfortunate that people live in poverty. With enough wealth in this world to go around it’s unjustifiable. It’s not just their problem. It’s ours too. Our humanitarian, development and campaigning projects change lives around the world, and with the right support, we can beat poverty and injustice. Thousands of people already commit their time and talents to our campaigning, humanitarian and long-term development projects. Now we’re looking for yours.


The role: The purpose of the Gender Programme Adviser position is to lead and support the effective promotion of                                 strategic  gender equality and non-discrimination across all of Oxfam in Myanmar’s programmes. This will be                         done by working with other gender focal points and advisers, all Oxfam teams, our partners, networks and                              beneficiaries and  other stakeholders. Gender Programme Adviser will lead the strategic direction of Oxfam’s                        gender work, external  engagement within Myanmar’s gender networks, analysis of gender differences within                        new  project designs, and facilitate advisory support to project implementation, with a specific focus on women’s                    economic empowerment within Oxfam’s Economic Justice programme.


Employment term:         Fixed Term (2 years)
Report to:                       Senior Strategic Programme Adviser
What we offer:                Respectful and empowered working environment,
                                         Life insurance, Medical+ dental + optical benefits,
                                         Competitive salary and Career advancement opportunities,
                                         Generous leave entitlement

For more detailed information of the job advertisement, please kindly see the attached file. 

Oxfam_Gender Programme Advisor.pdf

Closing date:                   until Candidate is identified
                                        Early application is encouraged as this position is urgently required. This is a rolling recruitment                                              and  Oxfam reserves the right to appoint a suitable candidate as soon as they are identified.
How to apply:                  Please state applied position in email subject line and send CV and cover letter to Human                                                        Resources Department through myanmarhr@oxfam.org.uk
                                        (OR)
                                        Oxfam office, No. 34, Corner of Aung Taw Mu Street and Golden Hill Avenue Street, Golden                                                    Valley Ward 2, Bahan Township, Yangon, Myanmar.
Phone:                             +95 (0)1 539986, 539987, 539958, 539189 and 504918


We regret that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

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