Oxford, Oxfordshire

Competitive Salary and Benefits

Permanent, Full-time

0136

Job Description

Integrity and Ethics Director (0136)

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

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity to join Oxfam Great Britain (OGB) as Integrity & Ethics Director. This newly created role requires an experienced Risk and Compliance professional who will create and oversee the ethical, code of compliance programme for OGB. The role will be part of the organisation’s leadership team, which is responsible for the strategic and operational leadership of OGB.

What we are looking for

Significant experience in regulatory or compliance management, working in a complex international organisation and the NGO sector. You’ll be familiar with operational, ethical, financial, quality assurance, and human resource procedures and regulations.

A proven track record of a highly collaborative approach, with excellent business partnering and stakeholder management across business units and functions.

An excellent communicator with ability to influence at senior management level. In addition, experience of managing a large team who promote and reinforce a culture of integrity built on ethical business principles and practices across OGB.

Extensive experience of managing large complex projects across multiple divisions simultaneously, and relevant direct experience in dealing with institutional donors. In addition, you’ll have proven experience measuring and reporting compliance metrics, as well as setting up and managing global compliance program.

We offer

For this role we offer a competitive salary and benefits package, which includes:
• Various flexible working arrangements
• Generous holiday allowance
• On site Nursery
• Car parking
• Stakeholder Pension Scheme
• Cafe

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.

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

How to apply 

To apply, please click the apply button. As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and clearly demonstrate your experience in the following key areas:

  • Significant experience in a regulatory or compliance management, to include experience in a complex international organisation and in NGO sector.
  • Familiarity with operational, ethical, financial, quality assurance, and human resource procedures and regulations.
  • Relevant direct experience in dealing with institutional donors.
  • Experience of managing large, complex projects across multiple divisions simultaneously, as well as setting up and managing global compliance program.

Note: Your application will be shortlisted based on your CV and your responses to the above.  

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.