The United Nations World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. The mission of WFP is to help the world achieve Zero Hunger in our lifetimes.
Every day, WFP works worldwide to ensure that no child goes to bed hungry and that the poorest and most vulnerable, particularly women and children, can access the nutritious food they need.
Job is based at WFP Provincial Office Quetta, Balochistan. Job holder will report to a Programme Policy Officer, Nutrition / Head of Provincial Office.
Job holder is expected to demonstrate responsibility and initiative to respond independently to various queries with only general guidance.
There is a requirement to use judgment in dealing with unforeseen operational problems on a daily basis. Job holder is expected to manage resources and coach and coordinate support staff.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)
Under the overall guidance of supervisor, the job holder is expected to perform the following tasks :
Assist in the development and introduction of new approaches, methods and practices in project-management
Coordinate with other units for timely delivery of food to the targeted beneficiaries in line with agreed implementation plans.
Facilitate accurate and timely inputs / reports from the implementing partners for M&E analysis and status reports.
STANDARD MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Education : Completion of higher secondary school education. A post-secondary certificate / university degree in the related functional area is highly desirable.
Experience : Minimum of six years of experience, of which a minimum of two years of experience in nutrition related programmes.
Prior experience in INGOs / UN is highly desirable.
Language : Fluency (level C) in English language, Urdu, and other local languages.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS
26 February 2020
Qualified female applicants are especially encouraged to apply
WFP has zero tolerance for discrimination and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV / AIDS status.
No appointment under any kind of contract will be offered to members of the UN Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions (ACABQ), International Civil Service Commission (ICSC), FAO Finance Committee, WFP External Auditor, WFP Audit Committee, Joint Inspection Unit (JIU) and other similar bodies within the United Nations system with oversight responsibilities over WFP, both during their service and within three years of ceasing that service.