Micronutrients Project Officer, UNICEF, Kenya

Location: Kenya (Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office)

Closing date: 07 June

Qualifications:

  • Advanced University Degree in Public Health Nutrition, with orientation to nutrition problems in developing countries.

  • Conceptualization and program development skills

  • Knowledge and experience on nutrition in emergencies and linkages
  • Good communication and writing skills

  • Good analytical and data interpretation skills

  • Good leadership and negotiation skills

  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in multi-cultural environment

  • Knowledge of computer applications like Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Experience with information search on internet

  • At least 8 years professional work experience in nutrition of which at least 3 in developing countries, with knowledge and experience in supporting vitamin A supplementation, food fortification activities -including in HIV and emergency context.

  • Experience at regional and global levels an added advantage.

  • Fluency in English.

  • Working knowledge of French and or Portuguese an advantage.

    Vacancies Contact

    Interested candidates should forward their application, including a completed P-11, to:

    Benson Gathogo
    Assistant Human Resources
    ESARO – Block E-208

  • PO Box 44145 – 00100 Nairobi, Kenya
    bgathogo@unicef.org (254-20) 762-2260

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