Upazila Nutrition Coordinator (UNC)_Nutritionist

Job Description

Title: Upazila Nutrition Coordinator (UNC)_Nutritionist

Company Name: Society for Health Extension and Development (SHED)

Vacancy: 01

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ Master of Science (MSc) in Nutrition Science, Master of Science (MSc) in Public Health

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 2 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ Project briefing: Improving Maternal and Child Nutrition (IMCN) and Community based Management of Acute Severe Malnutrition at Host Community-Cox`s Bazar-ACF and WFP funded.
∎ Managerial Supervisor: Program Coordinator
∎ Supervisee: UNS (Technical), CNW, CNV
∎ Location: Kutubdia, Cox;s Bazar

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Ensure technical support to all field level activities according to guidelines / Protocols for smooth & effective program operations
∎ Support for preparing complete updated beneficiary list for upazila level.
∎ Ensure there is no untouched area/ beneficiary at respective site of intervention.
∎ Provide technical support to staff ensuring objectives and activities are smoothly and effectively implementing in field level
∎ Ensure security protocols for teams both when in office and field areas.
∎ Take part to manage any conflict relating program activities or staff
∎ Identify field level training needs and support program coordinator to arrange capacity building events based on the gaps.
∎ Ensure upazila, union and field level coordination with MoHFW and other stakeholder
∎ Development of network with other actors in the area as well as community leaders/representatives
∎ Ensure referral of cases between Stabilization Centre, Outpatient Therapeutic Program, Supplementary Feeding Program and community mobilization in the frame of a CMAM approach.
∎ Support program coordinator to develop planning documents (Scope documents, DIP, budgets, forecast, proposals etc.), regular revision of those.
∎ Provide technical support to maintain program databases and creating reports and other documents for upazila level.
∎ Ensure integration with other existing health and nutrition interventions.
∎ Ensure gender, protection and humanitarian principal is carry throughout the implementation period in line with project activities.
∎ Participate in vendor selection process, purchasing and organizing of any events.
∎ Reporting
∎ Collection and prepare community mobilization, school nutrition, and health education report by taking close support from UNS
∎ Supervise and technical support for facility-level (OTP-TSFP-GMP) reporting to UNS
∎ Support reporting officer to prepare upazila level complied report
∎ Prepare upazila level meeting / events / situation report and shared timely to PC
∎ Prepare monthly distribution plan, and support to prepare outreach plan, activity plan of filed level staff
∎ Capacity building
∎ Provide on the job training to the supervisees to ensure protocol and guideline
∎ Facilitate formal training for volunteers/teachers / MoHFW field staff if needed
∎ Assess technical capacity of the field level staff and plan to improve capacity
∎ Other Responsibilities
∎ Support program for proper utilization of resources
∎ Participate documentation process for all relevant information / documents / formats according to Donors requirement.
∎ Respect the dignity of the target group, caregivers and members of the community
∎ Ensure security of respective staff by maintaining strict security policy, update security risk, and share security incidence/situation report to relevant.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Age 18 to 35 years
∎ Both males and females are allowed to apply
∎ At least 2- years' experience in nutrition programme management with INGO/NGO/UN and related field experience in CMAM and BSFP/TSFP, from which 1 years in a management position.
∎ Strong capacity building and training skills
∎ Strong coordination capacity with GoB and stakeholders
∎ Excellent organizational, leadership, and motivation skills
∎ Supervisory and managerial skills with proven ability to manage a demanding workload
∎ Medium level expertise in office applications including Excel, Word, PowerPoint
∎ Good verbal and written skill in Bangla & English, with local language preferable
∎ Experience with working in nutrition-sensitive and nutrition-specific programing.
∎ Ability to read and abstract information from a variety of formats
∎ Familiarity with project/program areas

Salary: Tk. 60000 (Monthly)

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ As per Organization/project provision.

Application Deadline: 25 Feb 2021

Company Information:
∎ 18 Feb 2021
∎ Society for Health Extension and Development (SHED)
∎ Address : Kayuk Khali Para, Fishery Road, Teknaf, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh
∎ Web : www.shedbd.org
∎ Business : SHED - the Society for Health Extension and Development is a renown organization of Bangladesh especially in Cox`s Bazar District was established as the successor to the ICDDR,B Teknaf Station following the closer of the former in September, 1989. The organization has flourished and stepped into one of the reputed Non-Government National Organizations in Bangladesh and engaged in transforming the lives of the community people towards positive changes in selected areas of the country. Currently SHED has been implementing fifteen more projects with Department of Women Affairs DWA of GoB, UN-WFP, UNICEF, HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL, Action Against Hunger, Solidarites International, CARE Bangladesh, USAID, Aroynak Foundation, GIZ in different upazilas of Chittagong and Cox`s Bazar District.

Category: NGO/Development