Position Title: Nutritionist

Activation Date: 02 December, 2021   Announced Date: 02 December, 2021   Expire Date: 14 December, 2021



 
Job Location: Kabul
Nationality: National
Category: Health Care
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: 38000 to 40000
Vacancy Number: IRW-207-2021
No. Of Jobs: 1
City: Kabul
Organization: Islamic Releif world wide Afghanistan
Years of Experience: Work experience at least 3-5 year in the MHNTs, government hospital or any BPHS Implementing NGOs in field of nutrition and health.
Contract Duration: One Year
Gender: Male/Female
Education: MD certificate from a recognized university is required.
Close date: 2021-12-14
 

About Islamic Releif world wide Afghanistan:

Islamic Relief Worldwide – Afghanistan Country Office (IRW) is an international non-profitable Non-governmental humanitarian relief organization with its headquarter in UK-Birmingham. It enjoys consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. It is a signatory to the Code of Conduct for the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Moments and NGOs in Disaster Relief. IRA started its humanitarian activities for Afghan Refugees in Pakistan and Afghan people inside since then; IRA continued assisting in emergency relief, food security, women empowerment, girl education, orphan sponsorship, health, emergency education, shelter, Ramadan, and Qurbani programs.

 

Job Description:

  • The Nutritionist will be responsible for the management and implementation of the nutrition component of the project.
  • Designing, planning, implementation, monitoring and supervision of nutrition activities of the project.
  • Carry out regular field visits and provide technical and backstopping support to the team to ensure the nutrition services are implemented in a timely manner providing qualitative services to both children and women in the target areas.
  • Set-up implementation plan, follow-up and regular update.
  • Provide technical and hands-on support to the team for arranging training for mothers to improve childcare and nutrition practices.
  • Provide technical and hands-on support to the team for identifying cases of SAM and MAM children (0-3) and facilitate to arrange appropriate health intervention (SAM – referral for acute nutrition support; MAM –improved home-based feeding).
  • Prepare activity reports (monthly, quarterly, six-monthly, annually) of nutrition component of the project.
  • Any other related tasks requested by the management.
 

Job Requirements:

  1. MD certificate from a recognized university is required.
  2. Work experience at least 3-5 year in the MHNTs, government hospital or any BPHS Implementing NGOs in field of nutrition and health.
  3. Managerial skills and knowledge
  4. Good communication and inter personal skill.
  5. Local  language  and  working level in English
  6. Knowledge of maternal and child nutrition, and diseases prevention.
  7. Knowledge or experience in health and nutrition in emergency
  8. Excellent analytical/problem-solving skills and detail orientation.
  9. Thorough knowledge of MS Office
  10. Ability to work in and contribute to team building environment

 

 

Submission Guideline:

Interested and qualified national candidates should submit  a cover letter explaining their motivation and updated CV to the following email address: vacancies.afg@islamic-relief.org.af

The closing date for accepting applications is 14 December 2021.

Please clearly state the Vacancy Announcement number and title of the position you are applying for in the subject line. 

Please note that applications received after the closing date will not be considered and only short-listed candidates will be called for an interview.

Note: Please follow the guidelines  mentioned above otherwise you application/CV will not be considered for the post.

 

Submission Email:

vacancies.afg@islamic-relief.org.af

 

Submission Email:

vacancies.afg@islamic-relief.org.af





 

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