Archivist (Casual Worker)

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Posted on 11 May, 2022
Closing on 24 May, 2022

Job Description

The Role

  1. Ensuring all staff personal files are complete by checking the files, identifying the missing documents such as reference check, offer letter, COC, personnel detail form, social security form, proof of life, conflict of interest, unpaid leave if the staff has a governmental work, national ID, Marriage contract, birth certificate for their dependents, signed contract/extensions and communicating gaps with HR focal point for filing
  2. Reorganize individual active files in line with filing checklist and placed in alphabetically lettered filing cabinets
  3. Ensure that all folders have name tags that is typed and professional and there is a file that hold all documents within the manila folder
  4. Updating the file audit tracker
  5. Upload scan copies of all active files to the Box system

What we are looking for

  1. Experience with managing filing systems, documenting, archiving, both physical and soft; use of Box is an advantage
  2. Ability to communicate in English & Arabic
  3. Knowledge and usage of basic Microsoft Word and Excel
  4. Commitment to Oxfam’s values and attributes

We offer

This role will give you an opportunity to learn and participate in updating Oxfam systems, to act as key contributor in the HR team, to work with a group of passionate people that are specialists in their field etc,   


We believe flexible working is key to building the Oxfam of the future, so we’re open to talking through the type of flexible arrangements which might work for you. We think this role would work particularly well as a partially home-based role or job share.

Our values and commitment to safeguarding

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

The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation.

All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks. Oxfam GB also participates in the Inter Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme.  In line with this Scheme, we will request information from job applicants’ previous employers about any findings of sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms his/her understanding of these recruitment procedures.

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

How to apply  (please edit 'how to apply' as required)

As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile.  OR

As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and respond to three key questions related to your experience in xxx. Your application will be shortlisted based on your CV and your responses to the above questions. You need not comment on your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile.

About us

Oxfam is a global community who believe poverty isn’t inevitable. It’s an injustice that can be overcome. We are shop volunteers, women’s right activists, marathon runners, aid workers, coffee farmers, street fundraisers, goat herders, policy experts, campaigners, water engineers and more. And we won’t stop until everyone can live life without poverty for good.

Oxfam GB is a member of international confederation of 21 organisations working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries.

A thriving diverse Oxfam:

It’s people power that brings about change. To play our part as a global organisation working to overcome poverty and inequality, we need equality, diversity and inclusion across our community of staff, partners and volunteers. Together, we’re committed to becoming a more diverse workforce, better able to tackle the global challenges that face our world today.

To do that:

  • We need to dismantle the unequal power structures that exist everywhere, this including Oxfam and the wider development and charity sectors.
  • We need an inclusive Oxfam where everyone can bring who they are to our work and feels celebrated for the differences they bring.
  • We want and need everyone, and that means we need you.

In response to Covid-19 if you are offered a role where you are required to travel between countries please ensure you have been briefed by the Hiring Manager about any changes to working or precautions you should take as part of your role.

How to Apply

To apply:

This role will be evaluated on a rolling basis and may be closed before the end date

سيتم تقييم المتقدمين للوظيفة بشكل دوري وقد يتم إغلاق الوظيفة قبل تاريخ الانتهاء


Oxfam doesn't charge any fees for recruitment and doesn't have any relationship with recruitment agencies in Yemen


منظمة أوكسفام لا تفرض أي رسوم على التوظيف وليس لها اي علاقة مع كالات التوظيف في اليمن

Important Notes / مقترحات هامة

Following the instructions on How to apply will always increase your chances of getting your application looked at.
إتباع تعليمات التقديم المذكورة في كل إعلان ستزيد من فرصة النظر لسيرتك الذاتية من قبل الجهة المعلنة
If you’re applying by email, make sure you mention the job title in the “Subject” field of your message
تذكر أن تكتب إسم الوظيفة و موقعها في عنوان البريد عندما يكون التقديم عبر الإيميل