Water Governance Policy Officer (Re-Advertisement)

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 Water Governance team and related work on land issues, to build relationships with key stakeholders 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 both the Economic Justice team and Policy and Communications team. The post holder will be managed by the Director of Policy and Communications, and matrix managed by the Economic Justice Lead.

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