Job Title: Fiscal Justice Project Assistant
Duty Station: Kampala,
Oxfam is a global
movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty. 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.
Job Summary: The Fiscal Justice Project Assistant will primarily
increase impact of Oxfam Uganda Country program in the fight against fiscal
injustices and inequality; by working with Oxfam teams, partners, allies and
supporting Ugandan women, men and young people to actively demand social
development benefits and to meaningfully participate in influencing progressive
fiscal policy decisions on revenue collection and accountable public spending
on quality public services for all. Contribute to more transparent and
accountable revenue generation and spending policies, through the
transformation of fiscal systems to better respond to the needs of citizens,
especially for women and girls in Uganda.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following: Public
Finance, Taxation, Law, Economics Management, or a relevant field.
three years of relevant working experiences with either civil society
organizations, consultancy firms or private sector on fiscal governance.
work especially on Taxation and revenue is an advantage.
to work with minimal supervision, flexible to travel frequently to our project
areas with willingness to learn and ability to manage stress effectively in a
attention to detail and ability to prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
player with a high level of flexibility, integrity and creativity;
& Partnering, Delivering Value for Money, Managing a quality Service,
delivering at Pace.
communication skills – written, oral, one-to-one, group, formal presentations.
report, concept note and proposal writing skills.
to work in complex and politically-sensitive context, and good political
to manage stress effectively in a dynamic work environment;
& customer oriented approach; problem-solving and accurate.
Note: All offers of
employment will be subject to satisfactory references and may be subject to
appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism
How to Apply:
should encouraged to apply online through the Oxfam e-recruitment portal at the
Deadline: 9th March 2021