Programme Policy Officer – NOB At World Food Programme


Summary of the Job Description:

  1. Contribute towards the development of a wide variety of projects, plans and processes, ensuring alignment with wider Programme policies and guidance.
  2. Provide project management support to specific and defined programs and projects of considerable size/complexity, ensuring a coordinated approach with wider programs that complies with WFP standards and procedures.
  3. Develop and coordinate data gathering and monitoring systems ensuring that rigorous quality standards are maintained.
  4. Research and analyze a range of policy and operational issues to inform the development of policies, programs, and activities.
  5. Contribute to the preparation of accurate and timely reporting on programs and activities that enable informed decision making and consistency of information presented to stakeholders.
  6. Liaise with internal and external counterparts to ensure effective collaboration, monitor ongoing projects, and highlight potential risks to project delivery.
  7. Support the identification, development, and management of potential partnerships to collaborative working leading to improved food assistance packages.
  8. Support the capacity building of WFP staff, partners, and national government to prepare for and respond to food assistance needs, e.g. through providing inputs into training materials.
  9. Guide and supervise more junior staff, acting as a point of referral and supporting them with analysis and queries.
  10. Other as required.

How to apply

If you are interested, please visit the link provided below to apply:

External applicants : https://career5.successfactors.eu/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=141192&com…

Alternatively, you can search the job and apply through the link provided below:

External linkhttp://www1.wfp.org/careers/job-openings

Application instructions:

  • Applicants are requested to create an account online in the e-recruitment system before applying

· All applications must be submitted online through WFP’s E-Recruitment System**

  • Cover Letter and updated CV in English should be attached appropriately**

· Only short-listed candidates will be contacted **

The vacancies are open for qualified South Sudanese nationals only

You can visit https://www.wfp.org/countries/south-sudan to learn more about WFP’s operations in South Sudan

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