Job Title: Senior Programme Associate (Reports and Information)
Duration: 6 Months
Post Grade: Service Contract, SC-7
Duty Station: Maseru
Under the supervision of the Country Director’s office and in liaison with the Programme Unit, the incumbent will be required to carry out the following duties:
Qualifications and Experience:
Education/Essential: University degree with training and experience in journalism, English, international relations, communications or related field.
Experience: A minimum of three years’ progressively responsible, job related experience, including experience in the preparation and production of materials for publication.
Skills: Analytical ability, skill in developing sources for data collection, attention to details, good computer skills including knowledge of any publishing software, good interpersonal skills and ability to work in a multicultural team environment.
Ability to work with minimum supervision and to work accurately under time constraints and pressure. Should possess good writing skills and be able to write balanced reports and informational pieces on WFP activities and operations.
Ability to deal patiently and diplomatically with staff members and others and to have initiative and good judgment.
Should be able to plan and organize work with minimal supervision
Languages: Fluency in both written and oral English.
|Interested and qualified candidates are requested to submit their application, CV and certified certificates to:
The Country Director, World Food Programme, 11 United Nations Road, P.O. Box 301, Maseru 100.
Electronic application should be sent to: MASERU.HR@wfp.org.
For online applications follow the steps outlined below:
NOTE: You must complete Step 2 in order for your application to be considered for this vacancy.
The deadline for applications is Tuesday 14 October 2016 at 17:00 hours. Female candidates are encouraged to apply.