WFP Partnerships Officer Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs

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WFP Partnerships Officer Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs.

WFP Ethiopia looking for “Partnerships Officer”.

Applicants with an Advanced University Degree may apply on or before 05th April, 2024.

The World Food Programme (WFP) is United Nations frontline agency in the fight against hunger, WFP is continually responding to emergencies. We save lives by getting food to the hungry fast. But WFP also works to help prevent hunger in the future. We do this through programmes that use food as a means to build assets, spread knowledge and nurture stronger, more dynamic communities. This helps communities become more food secure. On average, WFP aims to bring food assistance to more than 80 million people in 80 countries.

WFP Partnerships Officer Jobs 2024

The WFP has published a job vacancy announcement on 25th March, 2024 for qualified Ethiopians to fill in the vacant post of Partnerships Officer to be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

WFP Job Vacancy 2024

Key Accountabilities:

  • Lead the process of drafting a high-impact advocacy and communication plan for the Cluster, outlining clear goals and objectives, as well as different audiences, influencing strategy, tactics, key activities, deliverables for 2023 to 2025.
  • Lead the implementation of the 2023 – 2025 advocacy and communication plan of the Cluster.
  • Actively explore and secure opportunities to position the School Meals Coalition in continental events and thematic events from AU bodies and increase the engagement of AU bodies and Regional Economic Communities in the Coalition.
  • Lead the coordination of the organization of an annual high-level ministerial meeting, such as during the celebration of the African Day of School Feeding on the 1st of March.
  • Lead the engagement of continental School Feeding Champions, ranging from presidents, ministers, ambassador, private investors, and celebrities to utilise their platforms to support the Cluster’s advocacy efforts that seeks to position school feeding and HGSF as a key continental, regional and national priority.
  • Coordinate and ensure alignment between advocacy efforts of Cluster Members, including drafting of common messages, maintaining calendar of events, ensure participation of Cluster members in relevant events, etc.
  • Engage with other relevant thematic clusters within the AU to improve cross-cluster collaboration and joint advocacy.
  • Actively explore opportunities to position school health and nutrition during AU Annual Summits and high-level side events, while engaging actively with the AU member states.
  • Support the positioning of school health and nutrition with the relevant AUC bodies, as well as Human Capital Champions (usually Ministers of Finance) to embed SHN in Africa’s continental, regional and national human capital development agendas.
  • Produce well-researched, clear, concise advocacy briefs on agreed agenda items, map out key targets, stakeholders, opportunities, messages and way forward with specific recommendations.
  • Support with resource mobilization for events.

Position in Organization:

  • JOB TITLE: Partnership Officer- Senior Advocacy & Resource Mobilization Expert for Home-Grown School Feeding
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT: International Consultant Level II
  • UNIT/DIVISION: African Union Department of Education, Science, Technology & Innovation ( DESTI) & part-time African Union
  • Global Office.
  • DUTY STATION: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • DURATION: 11 months
  • Deadline for Application: 05th April, 2024

Miimum Requirement:


  • Advanced University degree in social sciences, communications, public relations, international relations, international development, and or any other related field, or First University degree with additional years of relevant work experience and/or training/courses.


  • Minimum of five years of relevant professional work experience in high-level advocacy and resource mobilization.


  • Fluency (level C) in English language.

How to Apply WFP Partnerships Officer Jobs 2024

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

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The Closing Date: 05th April, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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