Deadline: 01 October, 2020

Location: Maiduguri, Nigeria

The World Food Programme (WFP) is seeking to fill the role of WFP ETS IT Operations Assistant.

WFP is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide.


  • Assist in the deployment and dissemination of IT systems, such as laptop hardware and software, printer, aligned with ETS objectives for the operation in northeast Nigeria
  • Assist in IT network operations, through the implementation of UN standard operating procedures at existing and new ETS operational hubs
  • Assist in the maintenance of systems and equipment by carrying out routine tasks, such as monitoring network and systems, peripherals, running systems diagnostics, patch management and system optimisation
  • Administer user access to systems and databases, monitor system and application usage
  • Conduct periodic maintenance and support missions
  • Perform other related duties as assigned


  • Ability to review a variety of data, identify and adjust data discrepancies
  • Identify and resolve operational problems
  • Ability to communicate moderately complex matters clearly and concisely
  • Ability to perform detailed work, work of a confidential nature and/or to handle a large volume of work possibly under time constraints
  • Ability to deal patiently and tactfully with people of different national and cultural backgrounds
  • Experience in resolving more complex technical issues
  • Experienced working with head of units in defining requirements for functional area
  • Experienced with the application of client services standards to resolve or escalate clients’ service problems
  • Open to only Nigerian national (or residents with valid residence and work permits)

To apply and for more information, click here.

Photo source: USAID in Africa


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