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Silvina Campanini


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21 Oct 2013, 10:44

NUTRITIONIST HEAD OF PROJECT SPECIALIST IN INFANT AND YOUNG CHILD PRACTICES LEBANON Ref: HOPNUT/LB/13 ACF is an international non-governmental, private, apolitical, non-religious and non-profit organization created in 1979. Its goal is to combat hunger and dangerous situations that threaten men, women and children. Currently 500 expats and more than 5,000 employees are working for ACF in more than forty-six countries working in projects concerning four areas of focus: nutrition, health, food security and water and sanitation. ACF Spain has been present in Lebanon since March 2007 and has moved from a recovery to a development phase. Our main intervention sectors are water and sanitation and agricultural development, with emergency response preparedness also planned. Wherever possible, ACF Spain is working through partnerships with Lebanese NGOs in order to increase sustainability of its projects. Target populations include vulnerable groups such as farmers in specific geographical locations (southern Lebanon) and marginalized Palestinian Refugee populations. ACF Spain is looking for an Nutritionist Head of Project in Bekka Valley, Lebanon. OBJECTIVES: Implement/monitor the IYCF programme (care of pregnant and lactating women and children under 2 years of age) In Bekaa Valley, Lebanon. He/she will be responsible for the planning, the conception, the starting, the follow-up, the evaluation of the project and the hand over. Ensure program consistency and good collaboration amongst the nutrition team and others ACF teams for comprehensive care of the program beneficiaries. RESPONSABILITIES • Establish a nutrition team • Identify implementation places for nutrition project within our current area of intervention in Bekaa Valley • Introduce nutrition messages in health promotion activities • Put in place a system for nutritional surveillance • Write a nutrition proposal for Phase 2 of nutrition strategy mission PROFILE • Nurse/Nutritionist with experience in the management of nutrition programs in emergency situations. IYCF experience in emergency. • Good capacity of analysis. • Competences in training. • Communications, observation, listening skills, motivation, and in management of teams and problems. Good team spirit and ability to work in a team. • Autonomy, creativity, adaptability and flexibility. • Computer knowledge: Word, Excel. • Good knowledge of the area and local customs. • Due to the specific Muslim context and the sensitiveness of the topics, females are especially encouraged to apply • English – fluent. Arabic REMUNERATIVE PACKAGE We offer immediate incorporation to a dynamic international network with the following remuneration package: • Work contract: 3 month forecast duration • Salary: from 1375€ to 1750€ gross per month according to candidate’s previous experience (according to standard list of ACF- Spain). ACF- Spain remuneration system allows a salary progression based on the annual development appraisal • Up to 20% additional remuneration according to the position’s context and responsibilities (according to standard ACF-E grading scale) • House and maintenance covered by the organization (including per diem): package estimated according to the destination. • Travel costs to and from the mission. • 25 working days of holidays per year. • Break: additional rest period, including travel cost to a reference area and economic help of 215€. • Travel and accident insurance and repatriation on account of the organization. • Extra per month and per child (Under 18 years old): from 100€ to 225€ monthly (according to standard list of ACF-Spain) REQUIREMENTS We will only consider CV’s received by email. Interested candidates should send: A cover letter, updated CV (please specify the length of the experience in months) and the details of 2 managers who can provide us with professional references for the last two work experiences (We could ask for references also to different managers from the ones that you facilitated us. If you don’t agree, please let us know it.) Please send applications before 31/10/2013 to the following address quoting this reference HOPNUT/LB/13: The Human Resources department will contact only those pre-selected for an interview. Many thanks. For candidates who are not in Madrid, the first interview will be through telephone. Short listed candidates will have a face to face interview to be held in Madrid. For those candidates selected, all the travel costs will be refund when the first mission is assigned. For the final job offer, it will be necessary to present all the professional experience certificates. Selection process might include sending the CV to other headquarters (HQ) and/or to missions. If the candidate doesn’t agree, please tell us. If the candidate has previous experience with ACF-In and has been recruited and validated in the past by another HQ, or if the contract must be under other HQ please note that the salaries scale for this post will be in accordance with the policy of that headquarter. Note. - Given the urgency of this position, the vacancy may close before the deadline. For more information about this position, visit our Website in case of not find it published here means that the selection process has been closed.

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