Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
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.
These jobs are found in Country Offices (COs), Regional Bureaux (RBs), and Headquarters (HQ). Job holders may either perform administrative support functions in the front office and report to the Business Support Associate, or provide administrative support to team(s) with the reporting line to the relevant Head of Unit, Chief, or the designate. In cases where these positions support a specific business stream, the reporting line may be to the relevant Head of Unit, Chief, or the designate.
At this level, work is carried out under minimal supervision. Job holders are expected to produce organised and accurate work, undertaking specific business support activities. They may offer guidance on standard practices to more junior staff in their area of work.
To deliver standard business support processes for the Supply Chain unit and to facilitate effective service delivery.
This position is part of the Supply Chain unit and reports to the Logistics Assistant (SC fund management). The incumbent will be under overall supervision of the Senior Logistics Officer. Job holders at this level demonstrate responsibility and initiative to respond independently to queries and problems with only general guidance. There is a requirement to use judgment in dealing with unforeseen problems on daily basis. The main purpose of assignment is to provide coordination and administrative services to support the efficient and effective invoicing and Supply Chain fund management services for the WFP Nepal country office
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (NOT ALL-INCLUSIVE)
Under the direct supervision of Sr. Logistic Assistant (Supply Chain fund management) and overall supervision of Senior Logistics Officer, theBusiness Support Assistant (Supply Chain fund management) will be responsible to:
STANDARD MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
DESIRED EXPERIENCES FOR ENTRY INTO THE ROLE
Experience: Minimum three years of experience in finance and accounting. Knowledge on supply chain is desirable.
Knowledge & Skills: