Responsible Investment Policy Officer

The post is to be based in Yangon and opened to Myanmar Nationals and advertised nationwide.

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:                                  To support policy and advocacy related activities of the Responsible Investment team and the Right to Food team. To build relationships with key stakeholders (in Civil Society, Government and the Private Sector) for influencing positive change and to support Oxfam’s policy and research agenda in the Economic Justice Programme. The post holder will work closely with the Economic Justice team, the Policy and Communications team, and Oxfam GB’s Private Sector team based in the UK. The post holder will be managed by the Director of Policy and Communications, and matrix managed by the Responsible Investment Programme Manager.  

Level:                                       National, D1

Employment term:                   Fixed – Term (1 year)

Report to:                                Director of Advocacy and Communications

What we offer:                         Respectful and empowered working environment,

                                               Life insurance, Medical+ dental + optical benefits,

                                               Competitive salary and Career advancement opportunities,

                                               Generous leave entitlement