WFP Programme Policy Officer Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs

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WFP Programme Policy Officer Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

WFP Uganda looking for “Programme Policy Officer”.

Applicants with a University degree may apply on or before February 28, 2024.

The World Food Programme is the food-assistance branch of the United Nations. It is the world’s largest humanitarian organization, the largest one focused on hunger and food security, and the largest provider of school meals. Founded in 1961, it is headquartered in Rome and has offices in 80 countries.

The WFP has published a job vacancy announcement on February 15, 2024, for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Programme Policy Officer to be based in Kampala, Uganda.

WFP Job Vacancy 2024

Job Purpose

Under the supervision of the Programme Policy Officer Social Protection (CST) within the Resilience and Social Protection programme team, the primary job purpose of the PPO-Social Protection Learning & Policy is to establish and support collaborative learning, knowledge generation and feedback. Working closely with monitoring and evaluation colleagues, the PPO will facilitate processes to help the CSSP team and partners advance their learning agenda and achieve their learning goals and the delivery of knowledge products.

Key Accountabilities

1. Lead development, implementation and monitoring of a learning agenda and uptake strategy (including communication and advocacy) for the Child Sensitive Social Protection Programme (CSSP) that engages both the WFP social protection team and its partners
2. Coordinate research, monitoring, evaluation and learning activities under the CSSP that translate evidence into knowledge products
3. Establish and lead a virtual learning network for WFP’s social protection team across its country, area and field offices
4. Facilitate team members to undertake real-time learning and collectively identify areas to further develop social protection capacities

Eligibility Criteria

  • Advanced degree in Economics, Social Sciences, Business or related area.
  • At least five (5) years of post-graduate professional experience in research, knowledge management and/or policy dialogue
  • Experience working with Uganda government social protection programmes
  • Experience with WFP systems and procedures
  • Exceptionally strong communication, advocacy and facilitation skills
  • Highly effective at networking and sourcing expertise
  • Deep understanding of social protection systems and processes
  • Familiarity with adult learning approaches and techniques and leading and motivating groups
  • Fluency in English (both oral and written communication)

Other Details

  • Requisition ID 831634 –
  • Posted 14/02/2024 – Short Term-SC WFP – Africa,
  • Central & Eastern – Uganda – Kampala

How to Apply WFP Programme Policy 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: February 28, 2024

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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