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Food and Nutrition M&E and Operational Research / MIS Expert and Operational Research, Malawi (Lilongwe)

JOB DESCRIPTION
Contract:
Long-term
Deadline:
01/04/2019
Location:
Malawi (Lilongwe)
Project:
“Afikepo” Nutrition Programme in Malawi

The proposed Food and Nutrition M&E/MIS and Operational Research Expert will specifically be in charge of the implementation of capacity building activities related to M&E, food and nutrition information systems, resource and result tracking, operational research and database management.


The duration of assignment for the Nutrition M&E/MIS Expert is estimated at a minimum of 300 working days over 46 calendar months. The key expert must be independent and free from conflicts of interest in the responsibilities they take on.


Please apply only if you have a Nutritionist or Food safety Specialist degree.


QUALIFICATION

Qualifications and skills


  • At least a Master's degree in any of the following: human nutrition, food and nutrition, public health nutrition, community nutrition, agriculture and food security, nutrition, food, nutrition and livelihood security, statistics, nutrition epidemiology, social sciences or economics;
  • At least one year of work experience in the food and nutrition projects in multicultural environments;
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English;
  • At least one year of work experience in the food and nutrition projects in areas of development, and operational research and analytical services.

General professional experience


  • At least 5 years proven experience of developing and working at a senior level with information systems on food and nutrition security with particular reference to access and consumption of food (including indicators of dietary quality and anthropometry) and nutrition governance;
  • At least one year of work experience in food and nutrition projects sub-Saharan Africa and in public service institutions including government ministries in developing countries will be an asset.
  • Specific professional experience
  • At least one year of work experience with M&E methods and approaches for qualitative and quantitative data collection methods on food and nutrition; data processing; data analysis and reporting (using appropriate computer packages);
  • At least one year of work experience in development and implementation of resource tracking systems;
  • At least one year of work experience with food and nutrition related database and website designing and management;
  • At least one year of work experience with EDF rules and procedures will be seen as an advantage;
  • At least one year of work experience in developing and using logical frameworks or project cycle approach is required;
  • At least one year of work experience of at least one contract involving of GIS and gender issues is an asset;
  • At least one year of work experience in executing and supporting operational research on nutrition.
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