Background & Description

The Role

This role will be responsible for leading the team in designing and implementing the projects under women’s participation and transformational leadership, ending violence against women and saying no to child marriages and working with sexual minorities.

What Skills Are We Looking For

This position will provide the strategic leadership and direction to the Programme and ensure that targets and objectives are achieved. Ensure effective communication between partners, Oxfam and stakeholders. Support the lobby and advocacy components of the programme, including through outreach to (international) stakeholders and ensure linkages and synergies with global campaigns. To identify opportunities and resources to upscale the project and be involved in the development of new proposals for donor funding. Also to support the programme team to effectively plan, implement, monitor and evaluate their work, as well as undertake field visits to project sites.

Requirements and Skills

Essential skills and experience:

  1. Post Graduate degree in Gender, development studies, anthropology, or other relevant fields;
  2. At least 7 years relevant work experience in gender justice programming in Pakistan or another South/Central Asian country;
  3. Demonstrated experience in gender mainstreaming across different thematic areas such as economic empowerment, humanitarian response, climate change, urban water and sanitation.
  4. Demonstrated experience in large-scale project and program development, implementation, coordination, monitoring, evaluation and learning;
  5. Demonstrated understanding of gender-sensitive justice sector reform and inclusive security;
How to Apply

Please submit your application online at settings HERE.


visit our website using the job reference number INT4038 Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. In your application please ensure that you address your suitability towards the outlined selection criteria, in order to be shortlisted.

P.S. The successful candidate will be subject to screening procedure

Oxfam is committed to equal opportunities and diversity. We welcome and encourage applications from women, minority and underrepresented groups.

Job Profile - Programme Manager Gender Justice.pdf (173.84 KB)


About Organization

Oxfam’s vision is a just world without poverty: a world in which people can influence decisions that affect their lives, enjoy their rights, and assume their responsibilities as full citizens of a world in which all human beings are valued and treated equally. Oxfam in Pakistan has been working in the country since 1973. In the Pakistan, our goal is to contribute to the eradication of poverty by supporting women and other vulnerable groups in saving lives and building livelihoods, enhancing their resilience to crises, shocks and stresses, and making their voices heard to hold duty-bearers accountable.