Nutrition Specialist, UNICEF - Ethiopia

Nutrition Specialist – Early Warning and Nutrition Information System, L-4

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

Location: Ethiopia (Addis Ababa)

Closing date: 27 July

UNICEF seeks a Nutrition Specialist – Early Warning and Nutrition Information System to be based in its Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Office.

Your profile:

  • Advanced university degree in nutrition, social sciences or a related technical field.
  • Eight years progressively responsible professional work experience at the national and international levels in programme planning, management, monitoring, and evaluation, in a related field.
  • Current knowledge of the latest developments and technology, in the field.
  • Proven ability to conceptualize, develop, plan and manage programmes, as well as to impart knowledge and teach skills.
  • Leadership and teamwork abilities.
  • Good analytical, negotiating, communication and advocacy skills.
  • Computer skills, including internet navigation and various office applications.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-cultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships both within and outside the organization.
  • Fluency in English and another UN language required.
  • Knowledge of the local working language of the duty station is an asset.

    UNICEF’s salary and benefits package is based on the United Nations Common System; visit www.un.org/Depts/OHRM/salaries_allowances for further information.

    UNICEF is committed to gender equality in its mandate and its staff.

    Well qualified candidates, particularly females are strongly encouraged to apply.

    Vacancies Contact

    If you have experience of working in a similar capacity and want to make an active and lasting contribution to build a better world for children,
    send a detailed curriculum vitae in English, AND a duly completed United Nations Personal History form (available at www.unicef.org/employ),
    quoting VN-07-257 to: esarocluster@unicef.org

    Applications should be received by 27 July.

    Only candidates who are under serious consideration will be contacted.

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