Field Monitoring Assistant (Multi-Programme), Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

Organization: WFP - World Food Programme

Country: Bangladesh

Field location: Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

Office: WFP - World Food Programme in Cox’s Bazar

Closing date: Thursday, 2 May 2019


WFP seeks candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian principles.

Selection of staff is made on a competitive basis, and we are committed to promoting diversity and gender balance.


The United Nations World Food Programme is the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. The mission of WFP is to help the world achieve Zero Hunger in our lifetimes. Every day, WFP works worldwide to ensure that no child goes to bed hungry and that the poorest and most vulnerable, particularly women and children, can access the nutritious food they need.


These jobs are found primarily in WFP Field based Offices, and job holders typically report to Programme Policy Officer or Programme Associate. The reporting lines may change depending on the size of the office.

At this level work is carried out under minimum supervision. Job holders are expected to produce organised and accurate technical work and reports. They may provide guidance on standard practices to other staff and counterparts in their area of work.


To perform monitoring activities within a specific coverage area and provide reports to support the effective delivery of assistance packages.

To monitor and support Multi Wallet programme activities within a specific coverage area carried out by cooperating partners or UN agencies under WFP Cash Based Transfer programme (CBT).

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)

Under the supervision of Programme Officer, FMA will be responsible for the following duties:

Program Implementation:

Provide helpdesk support to Cooperating Partners/UN agencies to identify the SCOPE card accessibility problems for beneficiary, to record problems as per provided format and share problems with WFP for solution.

Strengthen capacity of Cooperating Partners/UN agencies staff at the distribution point to operate MPOS machines, identify the problems and ensure proper referral system to helpdesk after identification.

Maintain information records and monitoring plan documentation, such as records of distribution, programme checklists and follow-up mechanism, to assist in the effective delivery and distribution of food items, E-Voucher, cash or non-food items through partner agencies or organizations.