Deadline: 28 July 2020
The World Food Programme (WFP) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Monitoring Assistant in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. The duration of this post is 12 months.
World Food Programme is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide.
Key Job Responsibilities
The Monitoring Assistant will perform the following functions:
- Liaise with cooperating partners and local authorities in the promotion of WFP activities in the project areas.
- Co-ordinate and monitor the implementation of the assistance programme at the field level, in close collaboration with the communities, cooperating partners and counterparts.
- Assist in planning, organizing, implementing and monitoring of WFP food distributions including data collection in the project area.
- Provide necessary basic information for the facilities of food distribution process of the project.
- Monitor and review the overall commodity movements such as food deliveries, shortage, transport and distribution at the site and verify if the amounts received have been properly recorded, damaged or suspescted to be damaged.
- Collect and collate monitoring data and assist in the reporting and database functions (COMET & SCOPE).
- Assist in the implementation of the plan of action, review achievements and constraints and provide feedback accordingly.
- Assist in all assessment activity, the information management process in support of the implementation of the programme in Field Office area.
- Assist market place monitoring system.
- Perform accurate, timely recording of data within the specific technical area of work (e.g. food security and vulnerability assessment) following corporates standards and guidelines.
Applicants must have:
- Completion of secondary school education, supplemented with experience or additional education in education, social services, nutrition, agriculture or other related field.
- At least 3 year’s of progressively responsible support experience including at least 1 year in the field of monitoring, nutrition, food security, community development, or another related field.
- Experience analyzing programme output and outcome data.
- General knowledge of WFP monitoring and evaluation systems and standards is an advantage.
- Experience utilizing computers including word processing, spreadsheet and other software packages.
- Fluency in both oral and written communication in English and Myanmar.
- Ability to communicate in local language is an asset.
- Nationality of Myanmar.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, visit WFP.