|Location||Nairobi County, Kenya|
|Date Posted||August 12, 2019|
|Street Address||UN Avenue|
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.
The selected candidate will report to the Senior Investigations Officer P-5, Nairobi Office of Inspections and Investigations (OIGI-NBO). The goal and mission of the OIGI is to conduct independent investigations into allegations of misconduct involving WFP staff, contractors and other applicable persons.
The selected candidate will take part in internal reviews and assessments of complaints and allegations, efficiently plan and undertake complex investigations and prepare comprehensive reports. A large emphasis is placed on coordination of the work of investigative teams, development of policies and procedures, provision of advice on best practices with respect to investigations and guidance/training to other staff.
Take part in internal review and assessment of received complaints and allegations and formulate comprehensive investigation plans for complex investigations.
Formal training and/or certification in various law enforcement methodologies/fraud examination or investigation.
Strong report writing skills.
Skills in coordination of multiple investigations and delivery of planned outputs.
Familiarity with the use of various research methodologies and sources, including electronic sources and databases.
Knowledge of accounting principles and practices, and of UN rules and procedures, is an asset.
Ability to coach staff in collection and handling facts and evidence.
Ability to apply good judgment and strategic thinking in the context of internal investigations.