WASH Officer (Community Engagement)

The post is to be based in Sittwe 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 implement Public Health Promotion and community engagement activities, as part of Oxfam’s humanitarian programme in Rakhine State. Activities should be carried out to meet urgent public health needs for Oxfam’s beneficiaries and ensure sustainability of WASH activities through community engagement and participatory decision-making processes.

Level:                                    National, D2

Employment term:                 Fixed-Term (1 year with possible extension)

Report to:                              WASH Field Coordinator

Staff reporting to this post:    Mobilization Assistant (Camp Based)

What we offer:                        Respectful and empowered working environment,

                                              Life insurance, Medical+ dental + optical benefits,

                                             Competitive salary and Career advancement opportunities,

                                             Generous leave entitlement