WFP Non-profit Jobs – Project Officer – Nutrition at Medical Teams International

Organisation: Medical
Teams International
Funding Source: World Food
Programme (WFP)
Project Name:  Provision of Supplementary Feeding Program
Duty Station:  
Kampala, Uganda
About US
Medical Teams International is a Christian organization with the mission
of demonstrating the love of Christ to people affected by disaster, conflict
and poverty. Medical Teams International, Uganda, as an implementing partner
for World Food Program (WFP), is currently implementing a Nutrition Program
(Provision of Supplementary Feeding Program) among the refugee population in
Southwestern Uganda and Westnile.
Job Summary: The WFP Project
Officer -Nutrition will lead a team of Nutrition staff in Adjumani and Arua to
scale up and consolidate enrollment of children <5 years, pregnant and
lactating Mothers into the various programs of OTC, ITC, TSFP and BSFP while
also ensuring a strong linkage among these programs.
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
  • The Project Officer should hold a
    Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition or related field. Applicants with previous
    medical background especially in Clinical Medicine and community Health or
    Registered Nursing are highly encouraged to apply.
  • The ideal candidates should have two years
    extensive work experience in the field of Nutrition with clear
    demonstration of having worked in a recognized and very busy project
    implementing IMAM.
  • All applicants must have experiences
    working in hard to reach, difficult and risky environment. The applicant
    should be hard working, a team player, good communicator and passionate
    about fulfilling the MTI mission of demonstrating the love of Christ to
    people affected by disaster, conflict and poverty.
  • Computer literacy skills in MS Word,
    Excel, Computer analysis and report writing.
  • The candidate must poses a Valid riding
    permit with previous experience in using motorcycles of the type; DT
    Yamaha, Honda XL, AG Yamaha, etc.
How to Apply: 
All applicants should hand deliver their application letters with at
least three referees, copies of academic documents and a daytime telephone
contact to the offices below addressed to;
The Human Resource and Administration Manager,
Medical Teams International-Uganda,
Country Office,
P.O. Box 26073 Kampala
Plot 8 Circular Drive
Ntinda Ministers’ Village,
Kampala. Uganda
Tel: 0414690692
OR
West Nile Regional Office
P.O. Box 181, Adjumani
Amelo Road, Molukpoda Village
Near Adjumani District headquarters
OR
 SW-Regional Office
P.O. Box 1922, Mbarara. Uganda
Block 2, Plot 457 Ruharo
Opposite Embassy Hotel
Tel: 0485444240
OR
Arua Field Office Weather Road -Arua, Tel: 0471436776
Deadline: 22nd May, 2015

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