Programme Associate (Livelihood) SC 6

Job Description

Title: Programme Associate (Livelihood) SC 6

Company Name: United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)

Vacancy: 1

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ University degree (bachelor's or master's) in agriculture, social sciences, development studies, economics, accounting, finance or any other relevant studies.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 5 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ JOB PURPOSE: The Bangladesh Country Strategic Plan (CSP) 2017-2020 approved by the WFP Executive Board in its first session of 2017 became effective on 1 April 2017. It aims to contribute to four Strategic Outcomes that are aligned to four Strategic Results of SDG 2 (Zero Hunger) and SDG 17 (Partnerships for Development).
∎ Under the Strategic Objective no. 2, WFP Cox's Bazar operation has food, nutrition and livelihoods assistance. "Enhancing Food Security and Nutrition/EFSN" seeks to address the underlying drivers of food insecurity and undernutrition by helping some of the most vulnerable inhabitants in host communities to transform their lives. Enhancing Food security and Nutrition is multi-years long project Ukhiya, Teknaf, Moheskhali, Pekua and Kutubdia targeting 45,000 households. EFSN sets up women's groups, provides them with life skills and technical skills, cash grants for income generating activities.

∎ Reporting to the Head of Livelihoods/Deputy Head of Livelihoods the incumbent's core responsibility is to support the partners of WFP to smooth implement of EFSN programme, ensuring timely fund management in collaboration with relevant units in line with the donors perspective, MMT, Scope, FLA, budget and expenditure etc. They should have proven partner management skills, and a strong technical experience in livelihood programming.

Additional Requirements:
∎ A minimum of five years of progressively responsible work experience including at least three years in managing financial transaction through online platform such as WINGS, ITS, COMET or any other relevant platform for implementing livelihoods programmes including oversee total activities of partners, conducting training, grant reporting, proposal review, cooprating partner performance evaluation, RFP review, project budget etc.
∎ Experience working in programmes such as income generating activities, cash-based interventions, mobile money transfer and women's empowerment activities for the poor and vulnerable will be considered as an asset.

Salary: Tk. 114638 (Monthly)

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 27 Jul 2021

Company Information:
∎ 15 Jul 2021
∎ United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)

Category: NGO/Development