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International Rescue Committee Nutritionist Job Application

International Rescue Committee Nutritionist Job Application.

International Rescue Committee Nutritionist Job Application

Key Responsibilities

  • In support of the nutrition officer plan and support the distribution of family MUAC tapes to families in the targeted areas.
  • In collaboration with the ministry of health conduct trainings to M2MSGs on MIYCN practices during Covid – 19 Pandemic.
  • Train and mentor families including CHEWs and CHVs on family MUAC approach.
  • Support the nutrition officer in the development of wok plans for the activities to be implemented.
  • Plan and conduct trainings on Growth Monitoring Promotion (GMP), IMAM and MIYCN to other mainstream health professionals.
  • Offer nutrition support through counselling to individuals with medical conditions including Comprehensive Care Clinic clients.
  • Compile and submit donor and IRC Nutrition Program weekly, biweekly, and monthly reports of all the activities implemented.
  • Support the nutrition officer in Monitoring budget spending in line with spending plan and ensure diligence in grants utilization including timely spending and value for money.
  • Liaise with supply Chain Department in logistical program supplies, procurement and monitor supply control.
  • Support MOH on DQAs.
  • Any other duties assigned by the supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Hold a minimum of Diploma in Food Nutrition and dietetics from a recognized institution.
  • Must be registered with KNDI.

Experience/Competence

  • Minimum 1year experience within an INGO in implementing emergency community nutrition.
  • Experience of Maternal infant and young child nutrition with strong BFHI/BFCI approaches
  • Experience in nutrition survey and assessment
  • Proven analytical, communication/ negotiation skills and ability to think strategically.
  • Experience in report writing and excellent computer skills.
  • Ability to work in hardship areas (previous experience in a camp setting will be an added advantage)
  • Fluency in Nga’Turkana desirable
  • Flexible and positive personality
  • Strong planning and implementation capacity
  • Confident and capable negotiator, communicator, and networker

How To Apply

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International Rescue Committee Nutritionist Job Application

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