14 No Experience UN Registration Community Mobiliser Job Opportunities – United Nations World Food Programmme (WFP)

Organisation: United
Nations World Food Programmme (WFP)
Duty Station: Uganda
About US:
The UN World Food
Programme (WFP) is the United Nations frontline agency against world hunger. It
is the largest and longest serving humanitarian agency in Uganda. Currently WFP
focuses on three priority areas: Saving lives in Emergencies; Building
Resilience through Predictable Safety Nets; Improving Nutrition &
Mother-and Child Health; and Supporting Small Holder Farmers to Access Markets.
WFP has operations in various parts of the Country.
About Project:
The United Nations
World Food Programmme (WFP) in partnership with the government of Uganda is
implementing a Single Registry Modelling exercise for Karamoja. The exercise is
being rolled out to Amudat District and includes the registration of all
Households and individuals in the District into a single model electronic
database as part of WFP’s commitment to the Government of Uganda to bring all
the households in the community into a single database linked to the National
Social Protection Single Registry. This exercise will help act as a modelling
platform for the Government of Uganda in implementing a National Single Registry
but also help address significant challenges associated with the fragmentation,
duplication and inconsistencies in service delivery and enhancing coordination
and partnership with all stake holders in the district.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  Under
the overall operational supervision of the Head of Field office
(Amudat/Nakapiripirit) and under the direct supervision of the designated
Registration Project Manager, the registration community mobilisers will:
·        
Take GPS
coordinates for the villages visited (Advance Team) and the proposed
registration points for each village.
·        
Household
Verification through community liaison- LC Is, Ere’ elders, etc.
·        
Provide
communities & households with information regarding the registration
processes, requirements for registration and the importance of the Karamoja
Single Registration Exercise.
·        
Issuing
of routing slips to verified households, Queue management, and crowd control
and time efficiencies.
·        
Help
Desk management – Q&A sessions with community members.
·        
Awareness
and Community Sensitization.
·        
Ink and
Flyer Desk management.
·        
Ensuring
that verified members wash their hands.
·        
Prioritizing
vulnerable persons e.g. the elderly, Pregnant Women, Women with newly born
babies.
·        
Keep in
contact with their supervisor and provide regular progress updates.
·        
Escalation
to district Government officials for LC’s that have an unreasonably large
number of errors or troublesome LC’s.
·        
Create
and maintain records of all village addresses enumerated / not enumerated.
·        
Securely
keep registration materials and supplies during the enumeration period,
maintain proper record of all items and equipment (chairs, tents, generators,
tables, cables etc.) under your custody daily.
·        
Any
other duties assigned to you by the respective team leader

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
·        
The
ideal candidate for the United Nations World Food Programme Registration
Community Mobilisers job must hold a Diploma in a relevant field; or has
currently completed 2 years of undergraduate studies i.e. studies ongoing.
·        
Previous
experience in community mobilization and electronic mobile data collection will
be an added advantage.
·        
Good
interviewing skills;
·        
Good
computer skills, thorough and accurate data collection skills;
·        
Good
interpersonal and communication skills;
·        
Ability
to work in a high pressure, high performance remote environment;
·        
Fluent
in verbal Indigenous language (Pokot/ Swahili) and English. Excellent knowledge
of the area’s context
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to submit a hand-written
application, Curriculum Vitae and the academic documents to the below address.
Applicants from within the district of Amudat, are highly encouraged to apply.
Please hand deliver your applications to WFP Nakapiripirit Field Office OR Mercy
Corps Amudat Field Office in Amudat town.
All applications
should be addressed to:
Head of Field Office
United Nations World
Food Programme Nakapiripirit Field Office
Deadline:  30th
July 2018.
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