Ended Senior Compliance Officer

The Job

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

The Role

This position will support the enhancement & streamlining of rules & guidelines  in program implementation and ensure compliance with Oxfam procedures and policies, local laws, donor regulations governing grant and contractual activities. He/She will help Oxfam to manage and mitigate risk over programmes and provide regular support and guidance to Program and Finance staff as well as Oxfam local partners.

What we are looking for

The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience in auditing & compliance preferably with humanitarian response INGOs. He/she will have a university degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent) in relevant field (e.g. Audit, Finance, Management, International Development, etc.) and effective verbal and written communication in both English and arabic.

We offer

This role will give you an opportunity to work with a group of profesional and passionate team who are specialists in their fields. We are also offering training and development, fair pay and competitive benefits package.

We offer: 12 months reviewable

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 promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. 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.

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

Note: All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks.

About us

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty. That means we tackle the inequality that keeps people poor. Together we save, protect and rebuild lives. When disaster strikes, we help people build better lives for themselves, and for others. We take on issues like land rights, climate change and discrimination against women. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can enjoy life free from poverty.

Oxfam GB is a member of international confederation of 19 organisations working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries.

Attached is the full job description, which you can also view on the following link:


How to Apply

 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.


  • Employer: Oxfam
  • Category: Development/Non-Profit
  • Location: Sana'a
  • Posted on: 9 May 2019
  • Deadline: 22 May 2019