Oxfam Field Representative

Photo: Sam Baguette/Oxfam

DESCRIPTION

We are looking for energetic, driven, passionate individuals to join us in reaching our goal of a just world without poverty. If you care about creating a more fair world, want to help people living in poverty and raise your voice against injustice, you are just the person to be part of our global movement! This opportunity with Oxfam in Sweden can open doors to all our other 20 affiliates as well.

YOUR MISSION

Recruit monthly donors using the successful fundraising method Face-to-face, used by many charities around the world Work in a team of fantastic people who want to change the world Be Oxfams representative towards people in Swedish society Influence people and spread the word about Oxfam and our work for vulnerable people in 90 countries worldwide. 

WHO ARE YOU?

  • You are a driven, enthusiastic and positive person who wants to contribute to a better and more just world.
  • You think it’s fun to talk to people and think it sounds exciting to find monthly donors for our projects around the world.
  • You can express yourself in English or Swedish without problems.
  • Previous work experience is not a prerequisite, but the following experience is a merit:
    -Experience working as a volunteer with non-profit organisations
    -Experience with field fundraising or sales
    -Experience from the hospitality industry

WHAT DO WE OFFER?

  • Great opportunities to advance in the organisation within Sweden and abroad
  • Continuous training and workshops to learn about the issues Oxfam work with, fundraising techniques, rhetoric and communication, and teamwork 
  • Competitions and team social activities
  • Competitive hourly salary of 140 SEK /hour including holiday pay and OB (uncomfortable working hours) + performance related pay
  • Fulltime (35 hours) or parttime, as agreed when commencing employment

HOW TO APPLY

We are continuously recruiting. If you are interested in the role, you are very welcome to send in your CV and personal letter to jobb@oxfam.se
Questions regarding the positions can be directed to the same email address. Start date: As agreed when commencing employment

Contact person: Bronson Sorensangbam: bronson.sorensangbam@oxfam.se, 0768428822

ABOUT OXFAM

Oxfam is a global development organisation working to fight hunger and poverty in more than 90 countries. Our vision is a world without poverty, where everyone can eat until they are full and are empowered to change their life situation. To reach this vision we work on multiple levels – through life-saving emergency responses, long-term development projects and international advocacy campaigns.

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

Oxfam is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behavior at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. 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.

Note: All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and may be subject to appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks.