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Gender Capacity Builder At Oxfam



Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

Do you have a minimum of 5 years’ practical experience in developing, implementing and reporting the Capacity Building Plan on TLWR Module for Rohingya humanitarian programme and Host communities in Cox’s Bazar?

Do you have the demonstrable experience of developing curriculum, modules, and training materials which will contribute to a deeper knowledge of gender, protection, human rights, management skills, negotiation, advocacy, gender and power analysis etc.?

Do you have strong field experience in community organizing especially organizing groups/collectives of women and adolescent girls for gender justice in Rohingya and host communities in Cox’s Bazar?

If the answer is yes, then we would like to hear from you!

The Role:

Oxfam is looking for the Gender Capacity Builder to support the Cox’s Bazar, Ukhiya and Teknaf area of Oxfam’s programme in Cox’s Bazar. The post holder will work closely with Oxfam’s Gender team, partners and others to ensure capacity development and sharing among OXFAM and partners staff and Women’s Rights Organizations (WROs) for gender programme delivery so that the protection of rights and needs of women and girls and men and boys are met in the response through Transformative Leadership for Women’s Rights (TLWR). The Gender Capacity Builder will support partner organizations have the means to promote the gender agenda in the response, working closely with the Gender team and Cox’s Bazar response staff.

What we are looking for:

You will bring Minimum 5 years’ practical experience in developing, implementing and reporting the Capacity Building Plan on TLWR Module for Rohingya humanitarian and Host communities in Cox’s Bazar; excellent training, coaching mentoring skills specialized on gender and TLWR and can build the confidence of Oxfam and partner staff in TLWR work ; strong understanding of the gender and protection context of Rohingya and Cox’s Bazar host communities and familiarity with the network of self-organized groups among women; strong field experience in community organizing especially organizing groups/collectives of women and adolescent girls for gender justice in Rohingya and host communities in Cox’s Bazar; a strategic thinker with strong gender and power analysis capacity; is dynamic and can develop creative tactics and strategies to address power dynamics in a given context; degree or equivalent work experience from a recognized University/college in Humanitarian Assistance, Gender or any other related area that can bring added value to the job; in depth knowledge and understanding of the principles and standards of women’s leadership and gender in emergencies; has strong understanding and advocate of feminist and humanitarian principles; demonstrated ability to work under pressure in a demanding and fast-moving environment manage workflows, balance competing priorities and work effectively in a diverse and busy team; fluency in Cox’s Bazar, Rohingya and in English languages; Proven skills on drafting and preparing documentation reports; good understanding of Women leadership and gender issues and in WASH, EFSL, protection and GBV prevention and response; willing to learn, with strong inter-personal skills to support confidence building of others.

We offer:

This role will give you an opportunity to make a difference in Gender career; to act as a key contributor gender sector of Oxfam Rohingya response programme; to work with a group of passionate and diversified people who are specialists in the humanitarian fields etc. intensive opportunities for training and development to be a human capital of the organization; offers fair pay and competitive benefits package and health insurance coverage to make sure your wellbeing.


Cox’s Bazar District. Job type: Fixed Term (Until 15 May 2021 with possibility of extension based on the budget and performance)

Salary & Benefits:

BDT. 1,722,303 per annum (13 months) plus 10% market supplement with other benefits e.g. hardship allowance, medical for spouse and children, contributory Provident fund, gratuity, leave & Insurance etc.

[Only Bangladeshi National are eligible to apply]

Our values and commitment to safeguarding:

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and committed to promoting the welfare of children, young people, adults and beneficiaries with whom Oxfam GB engages. Oxfam expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us. The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation. All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks. Oxfam GB also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme. In line with this Scheme, we will request information from job applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures.

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

How to apply:

As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile going through the following link

Go to: for external applicants:

For internal applicants:

Search for the vacancy using the reference number INT6977

Application deadline: 10 November 2020 (05:00 PM)

About Us

Oxfam is a global community who believe poverty isn’t inevitable. It’s an injustice that can be overcome. We are shop volunteers, women’s right activists, marathon runners, aid workers, coffee farmers, street fundraisers, goat herders, policy experts, campaigners, water engineers and more. And we won’t stop until everyone can live life without poverty for good.

Oxfam GB is a member of international confederation of 19 organisations working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries.

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