WFP Programme Policy Officer Productivity Extension Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

WFP Programme Policy Officer Productivity Extension Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. WFP Zambia looking for “Programme Policy Officer Productivity Extension”. Applicants with A University Degree may apply on or before 18 June 2022.

WFP Programme Policy Officer Productivity Extension Jobs 2022

The WFP has published a job vacancy announcement on 06 June 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Programme Policy Officer Productivity Extension to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter World Food Programme (WFP)
Position Programme Policy Officer Productivity Extension
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Additional years of related work experience
Application Deadline 18 June 2022

WFP Job Vacancy 2022

Job Purpose: To provide support to policy and programme activities that effectively meet food assistance needs.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive):

  • Contribute towards the development of a limited number of projects, plans and processes, ensuring alignment with wider programme policies and guidance.
  • Provide project management support to specific and defined programmes and projects of small to moderate size that are relatively straight forward in nature, ensuring a coordinated approach with wider programmes that complies with WFP standards and procedures.
  • Follow data gathering and monitoring systems ensuring that rigorous quality standards are maintained.
  • Research and analyse policy and operational issues to support senior colleagues in the development of policies, programmes and activities.
  • Contribute to the preparation of accurate and timely reporting on programmes and activities that enable informed decision making and consistency of information presented to stakeholders.
  • Liaise with internal counterparts to ensure effective collaboration, monitor ongoing projects.
  • Support the identification, development and management of potential partnerships to collaborative working leading to improved food assistance packages.
  • Support the capacity building of WFP staff, partners and national government to prepare for and respond to food assistance needs, e.g. through project management support of learning initiatives.
  • Provide guidance to support staff, acting as a point of referral and assisting them with analysis and queries.
  • Other as required.

Qualification:

  • 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.

OTHER SPECIFIC JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of agricultural economics, field level experience with smallholders and pro-smallholder SMEs.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of establishing, mentoring and coaching FSCs into successful and profitable business entities particularly in aggregation and markets.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of PHHS, Markets and Logistics spheres with a strong sense of how to deliver success in these sectors through FSCs.
  • Proven success in building up scalable and sustainable crop aggregation business models.
  • Ability to work independently, establish priorities and monitor own work plan with minimum supervision in close coordination with the geographically diversified FtMA team.
  • Ability to work in a team and establish effective working relations with results-oriented private sector partners as well as internal WFP clients.
  • Solid operational skills including problem solving and project management skills, including ability to work and deliver projects proactively and under pressure.
  • Good analytical skills; resourcefulness, initiative, maturity of judgment, tact, and negotiating skills.
  • Ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to frequently travel within the country.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply WFP Programme Policy Officer Productivity Extension Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

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The Closing Date: 18 June 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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The World Food Programme is the food-assistance branch of the United Nations. It is the world’s largest humanitarian organization, the largest one focused on hunger and food security, and the largest provider of school meals. Founded in 1961, it is headquartered in Rome and has offices in 80 countries.