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IT Solution Assistant, SC5 (Port Sudan)
UNWFP
 Vacancy No: 141557
 Section/Unit: ICT
 Grade Level: SC5
 Supervisor: IT Officer - Ports Sudan
 No. of Post: 141557
 Duty Station: Port Sudan
 Duration: One Year
 Closing Date: 13 April 2021

 
 Background:

WFP seeks candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian principles. Selection of staff is made on a competitive basis, and we are committed to promoting diversity & gender balance and encourage qualified female candidates to apply.

 

At WFP, we are looking for a talented IT Solution Assistant (SCOPE) to be based in our duty stations of Port Sudan, in Sudan , to be hired on a Service Contract SC5 level.



 
 Duties and responsibilities:

JOB PURPOSE

IT Solution Assistant (SCOPE) SC5, Will be involved in Cash-Based Transfer (CBT) activities and guide internal and external colleagues at the duty station on relevant business procedures supported by SCOPE - our web-based application used for beneficiary registrations, intervention setups, distribution planning, transfers and distribution reporting.

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)

Under the overall supervision of the IT Officer in Area Office or Sub office, the IT Solution Assistant will be responsible for the following:

  • Participate in beneficiary services during registration campaign.
  • Follow the relevant standard operating procedures for registering beneficiaries into WFP food assistance activities.
  • Test and deploy new software/hardware to support CBTs activities C.
  • Provide technical support to retailers, beneficiaries and WFP Program during distribution cycles for e – voucher or cash transfer modality.
  • Train WFP staff/CP/Retailer on how to use new technologies used in CBT.
  • Conduct regular data quality checks, ensuring clarity, accuracy and consistency at the first level
  • Actively participate in IT Macro/Micro Assessment according to the standard operating procedures for CBTs activities.
  • Any other duties as assigned

 


 
 Minimum Qualification, Skills and Experience Required:

STANDARD MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Completion of Secondary school education preferably supplemented by tertiary learning in Information Technology, computer science or any relevant field. 

 

Experience:  Four years of experience related to Information Technology assignments

 

Language: Fluent in both English and Arabic

 


HOW TO APPLY:

  • To apply, please create a personal account and fill out the profile form with your personal information at http://www1.wfp.org/careers/job-openings. If you are an internal applicant, apply through your E-Recruitment profile.
  • In the application form, ensure filling the mandatory sections, attaching your CV, answering the pre-screening questions and agreeing on the legal statement before submitting your application.
  • Selection of staff is made on a
  • competitive basis on account of potential and performance. All applicants will undergo a rigorous process which includes screening against job requirements, a technical test, and a panel interview.

 
TALENTED WOMEN ARE HIGHLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY:
We look for applicants with the highest integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian values. We commit to promote diversity, gender parity and equality between men and women.
 
WFP strives to build a work environment that is safe and respectful, and free of sexual harassment and abuse of authority. We believe in open communication, and every individual at WFP is treated with respect regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, religious and political beliefs, etc.
 
In this pursuit, WFP assists women to balance work exigencies with personal and family responsibilities by providing an attractive compensation package, including fully paid maternity leave for 16 weeks, breastfeeding time off, and the possibility to avail of flexible working arrangements. Also, we endeavor to provide our staff, women, and men, with training and professional career development.

 

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS

Closing date: 13 April 2021

 

  • Female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • WFP has zero-tolerance for discrimination and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status.
  • This position is open ONLY to Sudanese nationals or those authorized to live and work in Sudan according to Sudanese regulations. Applicants who do not meet this criterion will not be considered for this position.
  • WFP does not charge any fees at any stage of its recruitment process.
  • CANDIDATES ARE ADVISED TO ATTACH BOTH A COVER LETTER AND AN UPDATED CV OR UNP11 FORM. PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOUR CV OR P11 IS UPDATED

 









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