Nutrition Expert (M/F) - Action Contre la Faim (ACF)

Location: Harare, Zimbabwe

Closing Date: 22 Nov


  • To elaborate a nutrition strategy for immediate & long term
  • Support for nutrition assessment design (possibly with partners such as UNICEF and NGO or independently)
  • Participation to UNICEF nutrition survey and/or (if clearance obtained) conducting ACF independent assessments
  • To participate in nutrition, health & HIV national coordination meetings including Nutrition cluster.
  • To elaborate a nutrition strategy for immediate & long term
  • Based on needs and priorities, propose axes for nutrition interventions, operational modalities and phase out strategy.
  • To define emergency & long term nutritional responses which support the on-going Food Security and WASH activities
  • Emergency programme design and kick-off (if GAM/SAM scores above emergency thresholds)
  • Preparation of project proposals for donor funding
  • To develop capacity of 1 Nutrition Program Manager
  • Recruit with ACF team a Nut PM
  • To define a plan of training and train and supervise its implementation.

    Qualification and Previous Experience:

  • High Profile Nutrition Expert with Nutrition academic background
  • A minimum of 3 years humanitarian experience, both in emergency and post crisis settings
  • Trained in nutrition survey methodologies (SMARTnecessary /LQAS a plus) and need-assessment tools
  • Conversant in Nutrition Global Cluster standards – would be a plus
  • Background in broader nutrition related fields (FS; Agronomy) is an asset
  • Experience with ACF is an asset
  • Familiar with humanitarian donors – extensive proposal writing experience
  • Comfortable with capacity building and training
  • Excellent command of English, written and spoken
  • Humanitarian field experience required

    Personalised training provided before leaving on mission.

    All expenses paid in the field: travel out/return, collective accommodation.

    ACF will pay the costs of social security, complementary health and repatriation insurance.

    Allowance of 1.550 euros gross per month paid into your home bank account.

    Application Process:
    CV and Motivation letter to be sent to:
    Recruitment officer
    4, rue Niepce
    75662 Paris cedex 14

    For more information, see; Nutrition Expert (M/F)- ACF Website
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