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Michael ALVES

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8 Feb 2011, 15:30

2011, 25th of January Action contre la Faim is a non-governmental organisation. It intervenes in 40 countries and implements nutrition and health, food security, water sanitation and hygiene, and advocacy programmes. On the international level, Action contre la Faim is also present in Paris, London, Madrid, New York and Montreal. We are looking for: A MEDICO-NUTRITION COORDINATOR Country: India Length of Contract: 12 months from April 2011 General objective: To support the Head of Mission in developing and implementing the technical and operational country strategy. Responsibilities: - To guarantee technical support for developing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating nutrition programmes in India. - To assist the HOM in identifying and developing the partnerships needed to implement the mission strategy. - To continuously collect and analyse information on the nutrition and health situation in the country and especially the 2 states targeted. - To produce technical analysis, reports and proposals. - To ensure sound coordination/smooth interaction between nutrition and other team members. - To represent ACF at national level in nutrition and health technical meetings. Qualification and previous experience: Nutritionist, medical doctor or nurse with nutrition specialisation and experience (Masters in Public health nutrition or in public health with nutrition experience, PhD desirable). Minimum five years field experience in nutrition programmes, Experience in working in mid term/development oriented type of programmes. Excellent proposal writing experience. Ability to have a broad vision integrating different aspects, Capacity to assess, analyse and make suggestions in a complex environment. Diplomacy skills / Patience with a strong capacity to overcome creatively the administrative/intercultural/political and social hurdles. Computer proficiency in word processing, database, spreadsheet and graphics presentations. Fully fluent in English . Statut : Employee - Long-term contract, provided by ACF according to the French legislation. - All expenses paid on the field: travel out/return, collective or individual accommodation depending on position, meals and hygiene expenses - ACF will pay for the family living depending on position and mission - Monthly salary ranging from ?1650 to ?2150 (depending on relevant experience) - Allowance of ?200 paid on the mission - Social benefits: Medical, life and accident insurance provided by the institution - 25 days of annual paid leaves - 20 days of extra leaves per year (taken as recovery time breaks of one week every 2 or 4 months depending on the mission) + break allowances - Pre departure training of two weeks, at the HQ in Paris Please, send your CV and a cover letter to : Aurore Gibara Under the references : 01 CMN India

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