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  • Posted: Apr 16, 2024
    Deadline: Apr 29, 2024
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    The World Food Programme is the food assistance branch of the United Nations and the world's largest humanitarian organization addressing hunger and promoting food security.
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    Security Intern


    • The security unit is looking for an intern to support critical unit functions, here in Nairobi. It is a great opportunity to see how the security unit works and get exposure to both field missions ‘life’ as well as the office-based workplan in Nairobi.
    • The unit consists of three security colleagues well capable of supporting in the development of security risk management strategy and leading in its implementation to ensure safety and security of staff. Although the unit can plan and prioritise staff safety and security while ensuring strict compliance with established policies and procedures, the unit could use assistance in provides suggestions into how these practices may be improved.

    KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES (not all-inclusive)

    The intern, reporting to the Security Officer, is expected to participate and support in the following areas:

    • SSAFE Training Hub: KCO security, in partnership with a training provider has established a hub to cater for security training needs for the country and the region. The intern will be a key asset in running the administration of the trainings, assessing the staff needs and ensuring overall success of the sessions conducted. 
    • Communications and Reporting:  Emergency communication to staff on safety and security is a key tenet of duty of care. The intern will be involved in the management of the various platforms used for communication including routine testing.
    • Security Operations Support: Compliance plays a big part in managing risk



    • Bachelor’s degree in Security Management, International Relations or Law Enforcement or other relevant field.
    • Graduated no longer than 1 year ago from a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent studies.

    Language:  Fluency in both oral and written English is required. Knowledge of another UN language is an advantage.


    • Adaptable to an international, multicultural, and multilingual environment
    • Adaptable to an international, multicultural, and multilingual environment
    • Availability and willingness to travel as required to different areas in Kenya
    • Good communication skills and be able to work in a team
    • Ability to work under minimum supervision

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to World Food Programme (WFP) on to apply

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