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.
To coordinate and guide Information Technology maintenance and support activities to enable the effective delivery of IT services.
Carry out system and hardware maintenance tasks, such as running specialised network monitoring and system protection, to ensure technology is running effectively.
Monitor technology reliability, identify user needs, analyse data and produce accurate reports in order to recommend IT solutions to support informative decision-making.
Resolve queries independently, escalating if required, to ensure that standard IT questions are answered and accurate information is provided to staff.
Provide standard technical training to end users of commonly used technology and systems, in order to assist WFP staff in conducting their work.
Provide guidance and training to junior colleagues in the delivery of IT support services to support the capability building of staff.
Support the co-ordination of new application implementation in order to provide WFP staff with the tools they need to perform effectively.
Draft standard material such as end-user and technical documentation to ensure staff have access to required information about IT services and products.
Implement improvements to methods and processes within the IT division in order to support the continuous improvement of IT services provided.
Coordinate installation and maintenance of telecommunications systems and equipment, to ensure optimal services in compliance with standard operations procedures.
Coordinate a team of IT staff to ensure individual and team objectives are met in compliance with all relevant regulations and policies.
- Follow set emergency response processes and procedures as required to provide support in enabling emergency food assistance needs to be met
How to apply:
Please apply by visiting the WFP website[
Closing date for applications 25 May 2020
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