WFP Environmental Management Assistant Jobs 2022 Kenya

WFP Environmental Management Assistant Jobs 2022 Kenya: Currently the WFP is hiring employees for their upcoming projects vacancy for the Environmental Management Assistant position. Now for all Kenyan NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with WFP.

WFP Environmental Management Assistant Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on March 22, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by April 5, 2022.

Organization Name World Food Programme (WFP)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted March 22, 2022
Closing Date April 5, 2022
Position Environmental Management Assistant
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

WFP Environmental Management Assistant Jobs 2022

The World Food Programme (WFP) seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Nairobi, Kenya.

  • Education: University degree.
  • Experience: 1-2 years’ experience.
  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Language: Written and oral proficiency in English is essential & Intermediate knowledge of another language widely spoken in the region is highly regarded.
  • Duty Station: Nairobi.
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • University degree in Environmental Studies, Environmental Management, Environmental Economics, Natural Resource Management, Environmental/energy/water Engineering, Sustainable Development, or a related field.
  • Advanced university degree (Masters or equivalent) highly regarded.
  • 1-2 years’ experience implementing EMS highly desirable
  • Prior experience designing and/or implementing sustainability projects highly regarded
  • Prior experience or in connection with a UN system organization or in the humanitarian sector is desirable

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Proven knowledge of at least two of the following disciplines: waste management, energy/GHG management, water management, environmental compliance, and sustainable procurement
  • Working knowledge of international environmental footprinting standards including the Greenhouse Gas Protocol and other environmental standards such as ISO 14001
  • Excellent command of MS Office; experience with communications tools is a plus
  • Ability to work with multiple teams from different backgrounds and functional areas and with offices in remote locations.
  • Strong communications skills: ability to build and maintain sound working relationships with colleagues from different units
  • Team player: Works collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals.
  • Proactive and able to work independently in an organised way

Job Purpose

  • The Environmental Management Assistant supports the Regional Environmental Management Advisor to implement EMS in country operations, by supporting COs to research and deliver local actions to reduce environmental impacts on a continuous improvement basis and responding to environmental challenges. This work helps WFP to systematically measure, manage and report on WFP’s environmental risks, and reduce operating costs by enabling cost-effective environmental actions in WFP’s facilities and operations.

How to Apply?

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