Team Assistant

World Food Programme (WFP)




Noncommunicable ailments together with psychological well being are the most important explanation for morbidity and mortality globally and in Bangladesh. WHO Nation Workplace (WCO) collaborates with the Authorities of Bangladesh and related stakeholders inside the framework of the collaborative Nation Cooperation Technique (CCS) to strengthen prevention of NCDs and promotion of psychological well being and repair supply for these circumstances based mostly on main well being care. The WCO programme of labor helps the GOB in threat issue mitigation, advocacy, capability constructing, proof era and methods strengthening for uninterrupted service supply for each NCDs, psychological well being circumstances and different associated areas like incapacity, highway security, poisoning, ageing, and many others.







Below the general steering of Administrative Officer and the direct supervision of the MO (NCD), the incumbent offers the next secretarial and administrative assist to the Well being Programs Programme:


Workplace administration


  • Overview incoming correspondence and guarantee routing to accountable officer, attaching background paperwork and highlighting areas requiring motion; draft replies on normal and administrative issues; guarantee out going correspondence and stories conform to WHO requirements; develop monitoring instruments to comply with up goal dates and deadlines 
  • Create and/or preserve submitting methods and guarantee up to date data; acquire paperwork and data from in-house and exterior sources and carry out data search as required 

Programme assist


  • Present assist within the monitoring implementation of the workplan, together with well timed data on finances ceiling/award budgets, monitor earnings and expenditure and funds obtainable; comply with up on monetary/budgetary points and guarantee well timed processing of committal paperwork; help within the preparation of economic and technical progress stories to donors
  • Put together contracts for consultants, Settlement for Efficiency of Work (APW), Direct Monetary Cooperation (DFC), Technical Companies Agreements(TSA) and Common Exterior Companies requests (GES); file receipt of deliverables and provoke and monitor fee
  • Provoke requisitions for items procurement and file receipt of deliverables


Assembly Administration/Responsibility Journey


  • Coordinate administrative preparation for conferences, seminars, workshops, making certain all essential paperwork and journey requests are despatched to contributors; put together related paperwork and power-point displays 
  • Put together journey requests for official journey, acquire safety clearance, make flight and resort reservations, put together journey recordsdata and guarantee logistic preparations for easy conduct of the conferences/workshops within the workplace and out of doors venues 
  • Schedule unit conferences and put together minutes 

Different Duties

  • Deal with guests and phone calls and take motion as acceptable, offering background data for appointments 
  • Carry out different associated duties as required or instructed, together with offering assist to different areas of labor 











Important: Completion of secondary college training.


Fascinating: College diploma in public/enterprise administration or public well being, or social sciences is a further asset.







Important: At the very least three (3) years’ expertise in secretarial/clerical/administrative work


Fascinating: Expertise in WHO or in one other UN/worldwide group could be a bonus.







  • Thorough information of contemporary workplace procedures and practices. The incumbent retains abreast of adjustments in procedures and practices, guidelines and rules, organizational construction, within the division, and WHO. Skill to draft normal correspondence; 
  • Skill to deal with work in a well timed and correct method with tact and discretion, as required. 
  • Skill to keep up and replace information in using workplace expertise by means of in-house programs, on-the-job coaching and/or self-training 


WHO Competencies


  • Teamwork 
  • Respecting and selling particular person and cultural variations 
  • Communication 
  • Producing outcomes 
  • Transferring ahead in a altering setting 




Use of Language Abilities


Important: Skilled information of English. Skilled information of Bangla.







WHO provides workers within the Common Companies class a horny remuneration package deal, which for the above place consists of an annual web base wage beginning at BDT 1,432,283 (topic to necessary deductions for pension contributions and medical insurance, as relevant) and 30 days of annual depart.







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