Oxfam Field Representative

Photo: Sam Baguette/Oxfam

DESCRIPTION

Do you want to work for a fair world without poverty? If you want to help people living in poverty and raise your voice against injustice, this important role could be for you.

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 Oxfam’s representative towards people in Swedish society.
  • Influence people and spread the word about Oxfam and our work for vulnerable people in 90 countries worldwide.

WHAT DO WE OFFER?

  • A fun and social job where you work in an international team and receive continuous coaching and support.
  • Continuous training and workshops to learn about the issues Oxfam work with, fundraising techniques, rhetoric and communication as well as teamwork.
  • Great opportunities to advance in the organisation within Sweden and/or overseas at our 20 international head offices.
  • Competitions and team social activities.
  • Competitive hourly salary of 151 SEK /hour including holiday pay and OB (uncomfortable working hours). Additional Performance Related Pay offered. Salary increases, fixed monthly salary, paid holidays and healthcare contributions are offered after three months of continuous employment.
  • Fulltime (32,5 hours) or part-time, as agreed when commencing employment.

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 inspire them for our cause.
  • 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

HOW TO APPLY

Application deadline: 30 September 2019. Please send your CV and personal letter to jobb@oxfam.se Questions regarding the position can be directed to the same email address. Start date: As agreed when commencing employment.

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.