Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty. Together we save, protect and rebuild lives. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can defeat poverty or any type of inequality or discrimination.We are an international confederation of 19 organizations (affiliates) working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries. All our work is led by three core values: Empowerment, Accountability, Inclusiveness. .
As Project Controller and finance specialist, you are responsible for the comprehensive financial management of the Strategic Partnership project ‘Towards a Worldwide Influencing Network’. This project entails a partnership between Oxfam Novib, research organization SOMO and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and invests in peaceful and just societies by strengthening the advocacy and influencing capacities of local partners. You are part of the project management unit that operates from The Hague, while you oversee activities that are implemented by 17 country offices, over 100 partners and related units in the Netherlands and international Oxfam offices.
The Strategic Partnership project is a 5-year €77 million donor funded program in its final year of operation. As Project Controller, you are collaborating with and providing guidance to the financial officers in this broad network of actors to ensure quality implementation of the project’s financial administration and coordinate closure in this last phase – in accordance with Oxfam Novib and donor requirements. Your goal is to coordinate a coherent and accurate closure that facilitates a project audit by 1 August 2021. To achieve this goal, we are looking for an experienced financial manager and effective communicator.
Tasks and responsibilities
As part of the project management unit, also including a support officer, you will report to the project leader. You are responsible for:
Requirements for the job
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