Programme Assistant Jobs at World Food Programme (WFP)

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Programme Assistant Jobs at World Food Programme (WFP)

WFP Kenya looking for “Programme Assistant”. Applicants with a degree in University Degree may apply on or before 10th Jan 2022.


The mission of WFP is to help the world achieve Zero Hunger in our lifetime. 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. The WFP Regional Bureau for Eastern and Central Africa (RBN) is based in Nairobi and provides strategic direction, technical guidance, resource mobilization and management support to WFP operations and activities in ten countries: Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, South Sudan , Sudan and Uganda.

WFP Programme Assistant Jobs

The WFP has published a job vacancy announcement for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Programme Assistant to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.


Job Purpose: 

Regional Bureau Nairobi is one of the regions suffering from the highest levels of hunger and malnutrition, and thus also an area with a large WFP operational footprint. There is a great need to provide credible, relevant and timely evidence for strategic and operational decision-making, resource mobilization and accountability to beneficiaries. This includes food security assessments, market assessments, mapping and monitoring of WFPs programmes in Country Offices.


WFP Job Vacancy

Position in Organization:

  • Requisition ID: 155098
  • Posted: 27/12/2021
  • Fixed Term: Africa
  • Central & Eastern: Kenya, Nairobi


  • A University degree in any of the following fields: agricultural economics, agribusiness, environment, development, social sciences, or related field.


  • At least 2 years of work experience in the humanitarian sector
  • Experience in partnerships with universities
  • Experience with the creation of learning and advocacy materials
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook).
  • Knowledge of WFP’s work in Food for assets / Asset Creation / Post-Harvest management is desirable.

Other Details:

  • Contract Type: Contract
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply WFP Programme Assistant Jobs

The Closing Date: 10th Jan 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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