WFP Nepal Job Vacancy 2023 (www.wfp.org)

Recently the WFP Nepal published a new job vacancy notification for the post of Programme Policy Officer. Interested Nepalese Job Seekers must apply before December 12, 2023.

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.

Name of the Organization World Food Programme (WFP Nepal)
Total Vacancy N/A
Application Started November 30, 2023
Application Deadline December 12, 2023
Job Location Kathmandu, Nepal
Contract Type Fixed Term (FT)
Contract Duration 12 months (renewable)
Vacancy Number 830555
Date of Publication: December 12, 2023

WFP Nepal Job Vacancy 2023 (www.wfp.org)

  • Name Of Post = Programme Policy Officer (School Health and Nutrition Specialist) = Number Of Vacancy = N/A

Education Qualification

Education:  Advanced University degree in International Affairs, Education, Public Health, 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.

Experience:

  • At least one year of post graduate professional experience in implementing technical programs (i.e. School WASH, School Health and Nutrition, School Meals, nutrition, etc.);
  • More years of experience working directly with government on policies and programmes on school health and nutrition is desirable;
  • Has experience working in partnership with UN, NGOs, government and civil society;
  • Has provided input into policy discussions and decisions;
  • Has gained experience in implementing technical programs (i.e. nutrition, etc.).
  • Has implemented programmes and provided input into designing operations.

Languages: Excellent written and spoken English and Nepali.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Has expertise in school health and nutrition programme design, operations and policies;
  • Has strong knowledge in child development and education desirable;
  • Has strong analytical and interpersonal skills;
  • Highly organized and professional;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • Ability to analyse and consolidate quantitative and qualitative information from different sources to inform programme strategies and development;

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)

Under the leadership of Head of Programme and overall supervision and guidance of the Programme Policy Officer (School Meals Programme Manager), he/she will be responsible for the overall guidance and management of the School Health and Nutrition Component in alignment with the overall School Education Sector Plan (SESP) and the Activity 3 (School Meals) of the WFP Nepal’s Country Strategic Plan. Moreover, the incumbent will provide support to execute key activities of the technical and capacity strengthening support as per new national SHN Strategy and joint implementation Plan of Ministry of Education Science and Technology (MoEST), Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP).
Manage McGovern-Dole Program School Health and Nutrition and School Infrastructure activities;

  • Contribute towards the overall guidance and supervision on all SHN and School Infrastructure related activities implemented by cooperating partner for the timely and professional management of their FLA;
  • Provide support to Government in formulation of SHN related National /Sub National Plan, procedures, strategy, guidelines, packages;
  • Ensure school infrastructure scheme designs are intact in close coordination with WFP engineering unit, cooperating partner and Local governments;
  • Conduct periodic review of programme data to determine trends / gaps and inform relevant programme design and policy;
  • Document best practices and prepare technical briefs and reports;
  • Provide technical support for the Center of Education and Human Resource Development (CEHRD) in regular reporting, analysis, interpretation, sharing and use of program related data from Education Management Information System (EMIS) and other sources;
  • Carry out trend analysis of the budget allocation at the federal government for ensuring sustainability of the SHN program in coordination/consultation with the MoEST
  • Support Field Office to undertake negotiations with different actors in the provincial and local governments for smooth and timely implementation of the SHN and School Infrastructure activities;

Important Dates

  • Start Date Application: November 30, 2023
  • Last Date Application: December 12, 2023

How To Apply

To be considered, interested candidates are invited to apply via (https://www.wfp.org/careers/job-openings). Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

HelpLine Number

P.O. Box No 107, Chakupat,
Patan Dhoka, Lalitpur, Kathmandu, Nepal
EMAIL: WFP.Kathmandu@wfp.org
PHONE: +977 1 5260607
FAX: +977 1 5260201
Official Website: www.wfp.org

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