Resilience Officer (FT-NOB)

  • Added Date: Wednesday, 29 June 2022
  • Deadline Date: Friday, 15 July 2022
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WFP celebrates and embraces diversity. It is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all its employees and encourages qualified candidates to apply irrespective of race, color, national origin, ethnic or social background, genetic information, gender, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, religion or belief, HIV status, physical or mental disability.

Are you interested in further developing your professional experience while contributing to ending global hunger? Are you passionate about helping those in need? Would you like to join a global organization investing in its people?

If so, an exciting & fulfilling career awaits you! Join our diverse and passionate team that works on varied and international projects directly contributing to saving & changing millions of lives around the globe.

ABOUT WFP

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.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS

The deadline to apply for this position is July 14th, 2022.

ORGANIZATIONAL CONTEXT

The job is located in the Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean (RBP), in Panama City. As part of the Programme Unit, the Resilience and Climate team supports Country Offices in the region to make people and food systems more resilient to climate change and other shocks, in closed articulation with other programmatic areas such as Social Protection, Nutrition and Emergency. The incumbent will work in the Resilience and Climate team and reports to the Programme and Policy Officer (team lead).

JOB PURPOSE

To manage the support to Country Offices and teams at the Regional Bureau in projects and activities related to integrated resilience building, such as participatory planning tools (e.g. 3PA), asset creation and rehabilitation (e.g. FFA/FFT), promotion of access to markets for smallholder farmers and overall interventions that contribute to building resilient food systems. The incumbent will provide specialized guidance and technical support in developing and implementing policies and programmes in alignment with WFP's principles and procedures.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)

This vacancy is archived.

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