Security Advisor - Yemen

Employer: Oxfam GB
Location: Yemen
Closing date: 14 Dec 2015

The Role

You will need to serve as an advisor to the Country Director on safety and security related issues. Ensuring that country Security Management Plan as well as Standard Operating procedures are developed, implemented, monitored and reviewed regularly;

You will need to support and help the in country Safety and Security Coordinator with the day to day management of safety and security for Oxfam in Yemen

About the MECIS Region

The Middle East and Commonwealth of Independent States (MECIS) region implements and manages programmes in Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territories, Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Russia, Tajikistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia.

Programmes within the MECIS region reflect Oxfam’s approach to work across the globe. We support self-reliance, not dependency, and to complement our work on the ground we strive to secure lasting change through our campaigning.

We also put women at the heart of all we do. The majority of people living in poverty are women and girls, and so this focus helps us to achieve our mission to overcome poverty and suffering.

Useful Information

Contract Length:Fixed term contract until 14/01/2017

Benefits: Oxfam offers staff a comprehensive benefits package including annual leave entitlements, sick pay provision, medical cover plus opportunities for learning and development.

For Urgent Recruitments: Due to the urgency of this role, we will be reviewing CVs and interviewing candidate in advance of the closing date. For this reason, interested candidates are asked to submit their application as soon as possible

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