Moldova Country Lead, Ukraine Response (INT8978) - Tenders Global

Moldova Country Lead, Ukraine Response (INT8978)

  • Contract
  • Moldova
  • Posted 2 months ago

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Ukraine Response Programme Management Unit

In March 2022, Oxfam launched its response to the influx of refugees and other people forced to flee from Ukraine in Romania, Moldova and Poland. A Programme Management Unit (PMU) has been established to provide leadership, oversee, support and provide technical assistance to the response in the affected countries.

The PMU will be led by an Operational Lead and includes dedicated advocacy and influencing capacity; business support functions, and a programme quality team with technical support on gender in emergencies, protection, cash and voucher programming, monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning (MEAL), and safeguarding.
Poland / Romania / Moldova Programmes.

Oxfam is supporting a partner-led humanitarian response for the assistance and protection of refugees and other vulnerable people from Ukraine and the communities, organisations and authorities that are hosting and supporting them in neighbouring countries. The response is strongly driven by the protection needs of refugees and the need for national organisations and authorities to be supporting in scaling up for the refugee response, delivering quality protection support, as well as advocacy for the rights and protection of all refugees and people on the move needing protection.


Team Purpose

To lead Oxfam’s efforts to design and implement a response implemented through partners at country level


Job Purpose

The country lead is part of the Ukraine response team which is being put in place in 3 countries (for the time being).

The role will ensure that funds raised for the Ukraine response will reach affected populations. The response ambition is to be partners-led, aligned with Oxfam partnership principles.

The role will be ensuring Oxfam’s strategic engagement with partners and stakeholder to shape the country strategy and implementation.


  • Oxfam strives to realise a partner-led response to the Ukraine crisis
  • Working in Poland, Romania, Moldova
  • Mix of immediate response (#% spending within #months) with medium term strategy
  • Oxfam partnership principles are guiding and embedded within the ways of working
  • Crisis situation is fluid.
  • Adaptive, flexible approach needed.

Please see the attached job description for the full responsibilities that the Moldova Country Lead will undertake and the required skills and competencies. Due to changing situation, there might be changes to the structure and JD.

Location: Chisinau, Moldova

Job Type: Fixed Term , 1 Year.

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