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Are you a Nutritionist with HIV Programming experience and fluent in En/Fr?

In Under-nutrition on July 25, 2018 at 5:22 pm

Image result for wfp logoComplete vacancy Announcement available here

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Education:  Advanced academic studies in nutrition, public health or related field. The ideal candidate will hold an advanced university degree with a focus on one of the following: International Health & Nutrition, Public Health & Nutrition Policy and Management, Family Health & Nutrition. 
Experience:  Minimum five years of experience in design, implementation and monitoring of nutrition activities, preferably in the context of reaching vulnerable populations in developing countries. 

Sound technical knowledge of the nutritional needs of vulnerable populations, with a specific focus on people living with HIV/AIDS. 

Experience in formulating technical proposals, particularly as related to mobilizing funds to research and pilot nutrition and public health interventions. 

Experience in nutrition survey methodologies, nutrition assessment and relevant statistical data analysis. 

Prior experience with WFP’s work in the field of nutrition and Maternal and Child Health would be an advantage. 

Experience in supporting Social and Behavior Change Communication strategies is desirable. 

Knowledge & Skills:  Strong technical skill and knowledge of nutrition and public health programming in developing countries. 

Strong managerial skills. 

Knowledge of sound research methods and monitoring and evaluation standards. Familiarity with quantitative and qualitative health/nutrition survey techniques is an added value. 

Ability to foster and manage collaborative approaches involving diverse stakeholders. 

Understanding of strategies and program priorities around global nutrition and HIV/AIDS initiatives. 

Excellent analytical and writing skills.

Advanced computer skills with at least intermediate proficiency in Windows based word processing, spreadsheet and nutrition/public health software (i.e. WHO 2006, ANTHRO, EPIinfo, STATA, SPSS, EndNote);

Demonstrated capacity to work with counterparts within and outside of WFP.

General knowledge of United Nations system policies, rules, regulations and procedures governing administration is highly desirable.

 

 
Languages:  Fluency in French and English required. 
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