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Oxfam Cymru - Campaigns and Advocacy Manager - up to £33,000 - Full Time - Cardiff 

Closing Date: Friday 9 November 2018

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty. That means we tackle the inequality that keeps people poor. Together we save, protect and rebuild lives. When disaster strikes, we help people build better lives for themselves, and for others. We take on issues like land rights, climate change and discrimination against women. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can enjoy life free from poverty.

We are an international confederation of 20 organisations (affiliates) working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries.

All our work is led by three core values: Empowerment, Accountability, Inclusiveness. To read more about our values please click here.

The role

As Campaigns & Advocacy Manager you will lead the design, delivery and monitoring of Oxfam’s campaigns and advocacy output in Wales, including supporter communications and engagement, ensuring consistency with global and UK objectives and messaging. You will also deputise for the Head of Oxfam Cymru as required.

What we are looking for

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with strong people centred leadership skills, and a proven track record of delivering change through campaigns and advocacy. You will also have sound understanding of the external context in Wales, and ability to identify opportunities for political influence along with track record of delivering effective advocacy strategies, with sound political judgment.     

How to apply

If this sounds like you and you would like to learn more about this role, please refer to job profile for further information.

For more information click here

International Learning Opportunities - Professional Development Placement Opportunity

If you’re a manager or leader, permanently employed within the Welsh public and voluntary sector, ILO offers the opportunity to spend 8 weeks in sub-Saharan Africa working on development projects designed to enhance your leadership skills.

This is a very different leadership programme which stretches and challenges participants; taking you out of your comfort zone and allowing you to work more creatively and resourcefully.

The ILO programme is funded by Welsh Government’s Wales for Africa programme. As placements are designed to enhance your leadership skills, your employer would be expected to continue to fund your salary costs for the duration of the placement.

For more information visit the Academi Wales website