Assistant Project Officer/ Nutritionist, Health & Nutrition, HCMP

Job Description

Title: Assistant Project Officer/ Nutritionist, Health & Nutrition, HCMP

Company Name: BRAC.

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar (Teknaf, Ukhia)

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ BSc in Food and Nutrition or relevant subject

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 1 year(s)
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following area(s): Clinical Nutrition Dietetics
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s): NGO

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Provide Nutritional assessment of child 0-59 months by Z Score and MUAC measurement
∎ Provide Nutritional assessment of Pregnant and Lactating women
∎ Provide nutritional counseling of patients with chronic disease on dietary management and lifestyle modification
∎ Provide early year stimulation services for children aged 0-36 months
∎ Provide Counseling to mothers and caregivers of children under 5 years on nutritional practices and child care
∎ Conduct Counseling session with adolescent girls on nutrition practices and recommend diet chart
∎ Provide nutrition counseling to individuals, groups and specially disable and caregivers on healthy eating habits, and nutrition monitoring to improve their quality of life.
∎ Ensure and conduct IYCF counseling at Facility Delivery
∎ Refer to clinical service and follow up
∎ Prepare diet plan for diabetic and TB & Malaria patients
∎ Ensure regular service entry by application based
∎ Monitor and ensure conformance of nutritional, safety, sanitation and quality standards.
∎ Assist in budget preparation for equipment and supplies.
∎ Manage clinical and community nutrition services.
∎ Plan, conduct, and evaluate dietary, nutritional and epidemiological research.
∎ Ensure the safety of team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation to achieve the programme's goals on safeguarding implementation. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment
∎ Practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding standards in every course of action
∎ Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Microsoft Office Skills & Data Collection App.
∎ Communication and presentation skills.
∎ Good networking skills.
∎ Reporting and Documentation.
∎ Flexibility, reliability, cultural sensitivity, resilience and resourcefulness.
∎ Strong analytical and problem solving concepts.
∎ Active Listening & Time Management
∎ Judgment and Decision Making
∎ Social Perceptiveness & Service Orientation

Salary: Negotiable

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Weekly 2 holidays, Insurance
∎ Festival Bonus: 2

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 10 Jun 2021

Company Information:
∎ 6 Jun 2021
∎ Address : Annex 01 (BRAC Office), Hatchery Zone, Marine Drive Road, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

Category: NGO/Development

: BRAC believes every one of its employees, suppliers, downstream partners, visitors, clients and community including children, youth and vulnerable adults that come into contact regardless of age, race, religion, gender, disability or ethnic origin has the right to be protected from all forms of harm, abuse, neglect, harassment, and exploitation. We guarantee assessment of candidates with disabilities who meet the essential requirements. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will do everything possible to ensure that those who are suitable to work within our values and beliefs are recruited to work for us. Any personal persuasion will result in disqualification of candidature. Join the world's biggest family.