WFP seeks candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian principles.
Selection of staff is made on a competitive basis, and we are committed to promoting diversity and gender balance.
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.
The position works under the general supervision of the Head, Partnerships, Communications and Reporting.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)
media materials to local and international media in various languages as directed
g. background notes, flyers, agendas, logistics notes, photo and video)
STANDARD MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Education : Secondary school education, preferably supplemented by courses in a field related to media and public information activities.
Experience : At least three years of practical experience working in an office in the public information, donor relations and / or reporting domain and supporting senior staff.
Knowledge & Skills : Experience using computers, including the standard MS office package as well as desktop publishing, graphic designing and video editing software.
Ability to write well in English. Ability to take good photographs and video.
Language : Fluency in oral and written English and Urdu.
Contributes to WFP Partnerships, Communications and Reporting efforts through the research and analysis of assigned areas of work, and the timely preparation and distribution of information and products to target audience(s).
Produces organized, accurate and well documented records conforming to required formats. Effective and timely, liaises and interacts with colleagues and concerned parties internally and externally in a professional a collegial manner.
CRITICAL SUCCESS FACTORS
Ability to perform detailed work and to handle a large volume of work possibly under time constraints. Ability to seek an improvement of services by offering new options in order to solve problems or meet client needs.
Ability to work in a multicultural team environment.