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We value diversity, inclusiveness, and engagement!

 

Our working environment is diverse, inclusive, and engaging. Our team has a mix of expertise and experience in philanthropy and other sectors including: not-for-profits, finance, development, government, media, law, and academia, among others. Our staff are diverse and represent 37 nationalities.


Our current job openings

We appreciate your interest in exploring career opportunities at Oak Foundation. Please find below our current openings. We encourage you to stay connected with us and keep an eye on our career page for updates.

 

Grants Administrator – Temporary position

Join us for a dynamic 13-month journey as our temporary grants administrator and make a meaningful impact today. The Grants Administrator will ensure that the Foundation’s grant-making and related processes, documents, procedures, and implementation are executed professionally, efficiently, on schedule, and in a manner consistent with best practices. The position will be based in Geneva, Switzerland.

 

Operations Assistant

If you are detail-oriented and thrive in a multifaceted role, you could play a pivotal part in keeping our operations team running smoothly as our new operations assistant. The position is permanent, full-time and will be based in Geneva, Switzerland


Our commitment to diversity at Oak

We are committed to recruiting a diverse roster of consultants and candidates for positions at Oak Foundation. We are committed to fostering an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive. We celebrate each person for who they are and what they bring to their roles at Oak. We believe that great ideas can come from anyone at any level of the organisation. We believe that innovation, creativity, and growth take place best in an environment that promotes healthy debate and rewards divergent opinions. We value different learning and personality styles and are mindful of our power and biases within Oak and with our grantee partners.

 
Oak Foundation / General guidelines

Selection and recruitment process guidelines

At Oak Foundation we invest a great deal of time and diligence into our recruitment selection process. It is important to us that you are familiar with our selection process and know what will happen next. Read more about our process steps in our Selection and recruitment process guidelines.


Data protection notice

The protection of your privacy is important to us. In our Job applicant privacy notice policy we explain how and why Oak Foundation uses the personal information we collect when you visit our websites or apply for a grant. By visiting Oak Foundation’s websites/systems, you consent to our use of this information in this way.

This policy ensures Oak Foundation:

  • complies with data protection regulation and follows good practices;
  • protects the rights of individuals who access our websites/systems;
  • is open about how it stores and processes individuals’ data on our websites/systems; and
  • protects itself from the risks of a data breach.