Jobs at:United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)
Deadline of this Job:
06 August 2021
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa
Date Posted: Monday, July 26, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
WFP is looking for talented people who are committed to joining our efforts to eradicate hunger. WFP offers unlimited opportunities to grow professionally, develop your talent and expertise. Start your journey to be a member of the world's largest humanitarian teams!
Qualified female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply WFP has zero tolerance for discrimination including based on HIV/AIDS status
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is the United Nations' frontline agency fighting hunger worldwide. WFP takes pride in its personnel, and thus, we seek to recruit competent persons for the following position:
Position Title: Procurement Associate
VA No. 144702
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Duty Station: Kampala
Link to VA: https://bit.ly/3rym3jP
We are looking for applicants with the highest levels of integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian values. We are committed to promoting diversity and gender equality.
WEP also strives to build a work environment that is safe and respectful, and free of sexual harassment, sexual exploitation and abuse of authority. We believe in open communication, and every individual at WFP is treated with respect regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, and nationality, religious or political beliefs.
In this pursuit, WFP promotes a work environment that assists women to balance work demands with personal and familial responsibilities by providing an attractive compensation package, including a full-paid maternity Leave for 16-24 weeks, breastfeeding time off (i.e. two hours for the first year of the child and breastfeeding facilities incorporated in most WFP offices). During duty travel, benefits for infants are offered (i.e. offered 10 per cent of the DSA). Comprehensive medical insurance with attractive benefits are offered to the mother and newborn baby as well as the possibility of flexible working arrangements. We also provide fully paid Paternity Leave for 28 days, Additionally, we endeavour to provide our staff, women, and men, with training and professional career development opportunities.
Education Requirement: No Requirements
Job Experience: No Requirements
Work Hours: 8
Job application procedure
Detailed job description is available on the link . Interested and qualified candidates are advised to submit online applications, CVs and copies of academic certificates and any other necessary documents by Friday 6th August 2021