IT Operation Assistant

World Food Programme
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2015-08-18 Deadline: 2015-08-24
  • Nos. of Opening : 1
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Secondary school education, preferably supplemented by courses in information systems and business or other related studies.
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : IT / Software
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

IT Operation Assistant(Cash and Voucher)-1(pos)

WFP Nepal is in the process of scaling up cash-based food assistance programmes to vulnerable communities in Nepal. In order to achieve this, WFP plans to increase the use of innovative approaches, transfer modalities and technologies to support these programmes in Nepal. The country therefore seeks in-house capacity to ensure that beneficiary registration and transfer management activies are thorough, effective and efficient; existing business critical systems are supported, scalable and well-adapted to WFP’s evolving needs. 

In line with the country office objectives, WFP Nepal requires an IT Operations Assistant to support the implementation of technologies and processes to support cash-based activities. 

General Requirements:

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:  Secondary school education, preferably supplemented by courses in information systems and business or other related studies.


  • At least four years of progressive IT experience such as, hardware and software support, WAN/LAN, databases and operating systems. 
  • Experience in client support, such as, a Help Desk and User Support Unit.


  • Working knowledge of WFP Programmes and projects at field level, preferably with hands-on experience in cash transfer activities; 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office in particular MS Word, MS Excel and MS Access.
  • Possession of a combination of business and IT including - general management skills and document preparation.

Language: Proficiency (read/ write/ speak) in English and Nepali. 


Apply Instructions

Interested and qualified Nepalese nationals are requested to submit an updated and duly signed UN Personal History form (P.11), available on and from the WFP offices in Nepal (Kathmandu, Nepalgunj, Damak and Dadelhura). The application can be sent either by email to  or in hard copy in a sealed envelope marking the position “Application for the post of IT Operations Assistant (Cash and Voucher)” and quoting the VA number to the following address No Later than 24 August 2015. 

The Representative,

WFP Nepal Country Office, Chakupat, Patan Dhoka Road, Lalitpur, Nepal. P.O. and Box 107

“Qualified female candidates and candidates from minority groups are especially encouraged to apply”. 

Only short-listed candidates will be invited for a test and/or interview. The organization reserves the right to cancel or postpone the whole recruitment process without providing any reasons whatsoever.

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Organization Summary

The World Food Programme is the food assistance branch of the United Nations and the world's largest humanitarian organization addressing hunger and promoting food security.

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Kathmandu
Organization Size 1-10
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