WFP Partnerships Officer Jobs 2022 Kenya

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

WFP Partnerships Officer Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on April 12, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by April 24, 2022.

Organization Name World Food Programme (WFP)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted April 12, 2022
Closing Date April 24, 2022
Position Partnerships Officer
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

WFP Partnerships Officer Jobs 2022

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

  • Education: Advanced degree.
  • Experience: Minimum 3 years.
  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Language: Proficiency in oral and written communication in English is a must.
  • Duty Station: Nairobi.
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • Advanced degree in Political Science, International Development, Law, Marketing or Communications or First University degree with additional years of related work experience.
  • Three or more years of postgraduate professional experience in partnership roles, international development or international relations. Experience in the Somalia context is an asset.

What will you do?

Resource Mobilization

  • Support the development of partnership & resource mobilization plans in line with the country strategic programme in Somalia.
  • Support the identification of new accounts for resourcing WFP’s portfolio in Somalia, including international financial institutions (IFIs), the private sector, innovative financing and thematic funding opportunities.
  • Prepare funding proposals, concept notes and reports on grants received.
  • Support the management of key external partner accounts including government partners, IFIs, private the sector, and other resourcing partners.
  • Maintain coordination with WFP HQ and Regional Bureau partnerships teams on all matters concerning resource mobilization.

Partnerships and Advocacy

  • Coordinate the development of key messaging for external and internal partners on areas of WFP’s work.
  • Analyse project results and prepare information products including powerpoint decks and briefing notes, to share information with external stakeholders.
  • Prepare briefing documents for management meetings with donors and partners.
  • Support management to prepare official communications to external stakeholders as required.
  • Maintain effective relationships with external partners, in order to keep them informed on important, strategic issues of relevance to WFP.

Internal Coordination

  • Build capacity of WFP Somalia staff on all aspects of partnerships and external relations by developing and providing appropriate trainings.
  • Respond quickly to emergencies by travelling to the relevant locations in Somalia to support WFP teams with external stakeholder engagements.
  • Keep abreast on current activities, political and social events of UN and other multilateral bodies/governments and conduct analysis to understand how they may impact WFP activities and programmes.
  • Contribute to the strengthening of internal coordination and partnerships across different functions and offices in Somalia.

How to Apply?

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