Operational Information Management & Performance Reports Officer - NOB, Islamabad
Application deadline 4 days ago: Thursday 30 Nov 2023 at 20:59 UTCOpen application form
WFP encourages female candidates and people with disabilities to apply.
WFP seeks candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian principles. Selection of staff is made on a competitive basis. We are committed to promoting diversity and the principle of equal employment opportunity for all our employees and encourages qualified candidates to apply irrespective of religion or belief, ethnic or social background, gender, gender identity and disability.
Job Title: Operational Information Management & Performance Reports Officer
Type of contract: Fixed Term
Duration: 1 Year
Salary: Starting at PKR 525,000 per month
Duty Station: Islamabad
Vacancy Number: 830248
Date of Publication: 17 November 2023
Deadline of Application: 30 November 2023
This vacancy announcement is for Pakistani Nationals only.
Note: This vacancy announcement will also be used to build a roster of prequalified applicants for future opportunities within same job profile at the current or lower level in Pakistan.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
WFP offers a competitive benefits package including salary, pension, leave plus a medical insurance.
To support all Operational Information Management and Performance Reporting (OIM & PR) activities and contribute to the establishment and presentation of standard and consistent operating picture of WFP operations and associated results that facilitate informed and timely decision-making at all levels throughout the organisation.
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)
1. Support staff in assigned area to ensure that standard OIM & PR procedures and templates are followed to drive the quality, consistency and standardisation of information management and performance reporting across WFP. 2. Provide technical advice, governance and oversight to RBs and COs on the integration of OIM & PR policies and guidance into established systems to drive the quality, consistency and standardisation of information management and performance reporting across WFP. 3. Collate relevant information and data from media and local internal and external sources to facilitate and maximize the exchange of information and data flow between functional area networks in WFP, to provide operational awareness and understanding of events that may have humanitarian and/or operational impact. 4. Collate and assist in the dissemination of political and humanitarian analysis pertaining to WFP current or future responses and donor policies, trends and preferences to ensure country specific input to WFP’s operational reporting. 5. Collate, analyse and communicate the ‘Essential Elements of Information’, pertaining to the operational environment and available human, financial and physical assets in order to facilitate access to timely and accurate information used at country, regional and corporate level. 6. Support the preparation of Annual Country Report (ACR) for the Annual Reporting Exercise in collaboration with the country office programme, monitoring & evaluation, logistics and resource management functions by coordinating to ensure coherence and quality of performance information. 7. Collaborate with counterparts internally and with other UN agencies to ensure consistency in humanitarian information and to complement WFP analysis and information. 8. Support the enhancement of the capacity of WFP staff and partners to effectively manage operational information and performance reporting through assisting in the delivery of the OIM & PR training on core competencies. 9. Guide and supervise more junior staff as required, acting as a point of referral and supporting them with more complex analysis and queries. 10. Support COs or RBs in emergencies by preparing, organising and providing secretarial support to Operational Task Forces (OTFs). 11. Contribute to identifying Corporate Performance Reporting Improvements. 12. Support the drafting of, and contribute to, any OIM & PR related normative guidance as required. Contribute to initiatives for developing improved, streamlined, and harmonized OIM & PR. 13. Support the development, implementation and assurance of defined quality standards in all processes and products. 14. Other as required.
STANDARD MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCES
Advanced University degree in Political Science, Economics, Statistics, Information Management , Journalism, Business Management, Social Sciences or other relevant field, or First University degree with additional 2 years of related work experience and/or training/courses.
At lease five years or more of professional/managerial level experience in the areas of international development, including experience working within the UN System or similar international organizations. Proven experience in delivering timely and quality reports for a wide range of development partners, including donors and corporate reporting. Experience in developing quality reports for development programmes.
Knowledge & Skills:
• Specialised knowledge of information management best practices, techniques and processes with some understanding of the basic theoretical background. • Strong written and oral communication skills, including substantive analysis and report writing skills. • Able to supervise and support more junior and/or less experienced members of the team. • Knowledge of, or the ability to quickly assimilate, UN/WFP specific processes and systems.
- National Professional: Fluency (level C) in English language and the duty station’s language, if different.
All WFP Employees are expected to demonstrate the competencies and standards of behavior aligned with our core values and defined in the WFP LEADERSHIP FRAMEWORK, namely: Leading by example with integrity, Driving results and delivering on commitments, Fostering inclusive and collaborative teamwork, Applying strategic thinking, Building and maintaining sustainable partnerships.
HOW TO APPLY
To be considered, interested candidates are invited to apply via (https://www.wfp.org/careers/job-openings). Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
WFP will not request payment at any stage of the recruitment process including at the offer stage. Any requests for payment should be refused and reported to local law enforcement authorities for appropriate action.
Request for Disability related Reasonable Accommodations:
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The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is the world’s largest humanitarian organization, 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.
This job will be based in Country office and the incumbent will report directly to Head of Unit or the designate.
Job holders operate with a high degree of independence, are likely involved in activities and analytical work of a high complexity, and contribute to Operational Information Management and Performance Reporting improvement.
WFP is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce. WFP has zero tolerance for sexual exploitation and abuse****, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, abuse of authority or discrimination. All selected candidates will, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.
No appointment under any kind of contract will be offered to members of the UN Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions (ACABQ), International Civil Service Commission (ICSC), FAO Finance Committee, WFP External Auditor, WFP Audit Committee, Joint Inspection Unit (JIU) and other similar bodies within the United Nations system with oversight responsibilities over WFP, both during their service and within three years of ceasing that service.