United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)

United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)

Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping (VAM) Assistant, SC5

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  • 07 July, 2020
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  • Tk. 86452 (Monthly)
  • NGO/Development

Job Description:

Job Context
  • Contract Type: Service Contract
  • Contract Duration: 12 months
  • Duty Station: Cox`s Bazar, Bangladesh
  • Nationality: Bangladeshi only
  • Monthly Salary: BDT. 86,452
Job Responsibilities
  • KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)
  • Support the Team Lead on overall mVAM project implementation;
  • Lead the automation of mVAM survey data analysis and support the design and creation/maintaining of food security and markets functionality trends in real-time dashboards/interactive reports (in Tableau);
  • Work with the VAM and M&E teams to support all remote monitoring activities- on markets and household vulnerability tracking;
  • Support management, design, and implementation of food security and vulnerability analysis monitoring systems, ensuring such analysis are timely and responsive to programmatic needs and adjustments;
  • Maintain an updated register of mVAM survey respondents (households and traders);
  • Support qualitative data collection processes through focus group discussions and key informant interviews with refugee households and host community, and support qualitative data analysis processes;
  • Support the development of information products such as the bi-monthly seasonal monitor, price watch or bulletins and food security monitoring reports;
  • Support learning and capacity development activities on the use of remote mobile data collection tools for food security and vulnerability analysis;
  • Testing online surveys as a new way of reaching people;
  • Perform any other duty as required by the line supervisor, related to VAM.

Educational Requirements:

University degree in social sciences, environmental studies, food security, agriculture, statistics, development economics, or other related fields.

Additional Requirements:

  • Experience: At least two years of progressively responsible professional experience in food security, vulnerability analysis, or a closely related area, such as remote sensing and GIS.
  • Experience in undertaking remote monitoring surveys, qualitative data collection, and analysis.
  • Experience working in a call center or carrying our large numbers of surveys/ interviews an advantage.
  • Software Skill: Good knowledge of Microsoft Office - especially Excel and Access database (ability to make queries, merge databases, etc)

  • Languages: Fluency in both spoken and written English and Bangla

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