Fresher Programme Officer – Nutrition NGO Job Opportunities – Save the Children International

Organization: Save
the Children
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
Save the Children is
the world’s leading independent organization for children and has program
presence in over 120 countries in the world and has been implementing programs
for over 90 years. Save the Children envisions a Uganda in which every child
attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our
mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and
to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. We strive to create impact
for children by delivering our Programmes through partnerships, by being
innovative, by acting as the voice for and of children, and by achieving
results at scale
Job Summary: Save
the Children is seeking job applications for a Program Officer – Nutrition for
a WFP- funded, implementing quality Maternal and Child Health and Nutrition
(MCHN) and Targeted Supplementary Feeding Program (TSFP) sites activities at
our field office in Kyaka II. The Program Officer Nutrition will work with Save
the Children’s field office to ensure the prevention of stunting among children
from 6 to 23 months and pregnant and lactating women in respect to the WFP
standards and the increase of attendance for MNCH services and adequate and
quality management of moderate acute malnutrition cases among children from 6
to 59 months and pregnant and lactating women, in respect to the IMAM
guidelines and WFP standards.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
ideal candidate for the Save the Children Programme Officer-Nutrition job must
hold a Degree in Nutrition with a minimum experience of two years with NGOs.
experience of one year in IMAM or Maternal and Child Health program.
in Nutrition Programs and Community work.
in training of volunteers on IMAM program.
Interpersonal relations.
capacity to work in a team and flexibility.
interpersonal and communication skills
writing and presentation skills
fluency (verbal and written) required and local language (preferred)
working in a refugee context.
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online at the link below.
NB: Please apply
using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document. Please also
include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations.
Deadline: 23rd April 2020
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