Senior Nutrition Associate

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Representation in Bangladesh কক্সবাজার সদর

New 3 months, 1 week ago

Responsibility

  • Vacancy Notice No. VA/FTA/019/2019
  • Category/grade General Service, G7
  • Post Number: 10031050
  • Type of contract : Fixed-term Appointment
  • Date of Issue: 14 May 2019
  • The effective date of assignment: As soon as possible
  • Operational Context:
  • The Senior Nutrition Associate will support and coordinate all the nutrition related initiatives in the camp. Under the overall guidance of the Nutrition Officer and with the support from the Senior Public Health Officer the incumbent will support implementing/ operational partners and liaise with other sectors to ensure smooth and harmonized implementation of nutrition activities. This will include undertaking regular visits to the camp in order to monitor and support the implementation of nutrition activities in UNHCR`s operations; ensuring feedback relating to key nutrition programme data is given to implementing and operational partners, relevant UN agencies (e.g. UNICEF and WFP) and Ministry of Health at local level; identify unmet needs in nutrition and develop project activities to address identified needs and attending coordination meeting. The task will be done in a multi-sectoral approach with Health, WASH, Education, Protection and other related sectors for the benefits of Persons of Concerns to UNHCR.
  • Qualifications

  • Completion of secondary school education with post-secondary training/certificate in Nutrition or related fields.
  • Experience Requirement

  • At least 11 year(s)
  • Experience Requirement

  • A competitive compensation and benefits package is offered. For information on UN salaries, allowances and benefits, please visit the portal of the International Civil Service Commission at: http://icsc.un.org
  • Employment Status

    Part Time

    Job Type

    Experienced

    No. of Vacancy

    1

    Expired At

    May 29, 2019, midnight