Under the overall supervision of the WFP Nepal Country Director, and the direct supervision of a Programme Policy Officer, the incumbent will be responsible for the following duties:
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive, performed within delegated authority):
DESIRED EXPERIENCES FOR ENTRY INTO THE ROLE:
STANDARD MINIMUM ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS:
Education : Advanced University degree in International Affairs, Economics, Nutrition/Health, Agriculture, Environmental Science, Social Sciences or other field relevant to international development assistance, or First University Degree with additional years of related work experience and/or trainings/courses.
Language : National Professional: Fluency in English language and the duty station’s language, if different.
How to Apply:
Interested and qualified Nepalese nationals are requested to submit an updated UN Personal History form (P.11), available on http://www.un.org.np/jobs/locals and from all the WFP offices in Nepal (Kathmandu, Damak, Nepalgunj & Dadeldhura) along with a letter of interest addressed to the Country Representative, WFP Country Office Nepal, Chakupat, Lalitpur, Nepal. The application can be sent either by email at email@example.com or in hard copy in a sealed envelope marking the position “Application for the post of Programme Policy Officer” and coding the VA number in the following address No later than 21 July 2015.
WFP Nepal Country Office
Chakupat, Patan Dhoka Road
P.O. 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 an interview.
The organization reserves the right to cancel or postpone the whole recruitment process without providing any reasons whatsoever
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.