Regional Nutritionist - Nairobi, Kenya, Geneve
ICRC - International Committee of the Red Cross
Geneve, Switzerland
vor 6 Tg.
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  • Geographical remit : East, South and Central part of Africa, as well few contexts in NAME region - with specific focus on DRC, CAR, South Sudan, Somalia, Kenya, Syria and Yemen.
  • The position is based in Nairobi, with significant travel - depending on operational priorities of client delegations, the field presence can reach up to 70 %.
  • Work can have a global impact or a more regional dimension depending on the priorities agreed with the EcoSec Unit, Geneva nutritionists, Head of Regional Affairs and the delegations supported.
  • Desired profile and skills

  • Master's degree in nutrition or public health or equivalent professional experience
  • Proven experience of 5 years in nutrition;
  • Professional experience in international work in low resource settings, especially in emergencies;
  • Sound understanding of the project cycle, establishing appropriate (SMART) objectives and indicators is required;
  • Strong capacities manage a team of nutritionists;
  • Sound experience of project management, reporting and communication
  • Digital literacy
  • Fluent in English and French; any other language knowledge (e.g. Arabic, Spanish, Russian) is an asset
  • Our operational & field constraints

  • In line with the principle of neutrality, the ICRC does not assign personnel to a country of which they are nationals
  • You are in good health and will do a medical check-up prior to departure in the field
  • You are prepared to accept unaccompanied postings (i.e. no spouse, partner, children or dependents) for at least the first 6 months
  • In line with our security guidelines, you hold a manual driving license
  • What we offer

  • Rewarding work in a humanitarian and multicultural environment
  • Competitive employment package with attractive social benefits and opportunities for further in-house training
  • A first assignment of 24 months based in Nairobi , with up to 70% of the time on mission abroad
  • Possibility to bring partner / spouse and children under 20 years of age on assignment after the first 6 months of contract
  • Opportunity to join the Nutritionist talent pool and be considered for future assignments globally
  • How to join Ready to apply? You will need to upload your resume and a cover letter as well as copies of your diplomas and certifications, valid license to practice, passport and driving license before 12 April 2021.

    Preferable starting date : August 30th, 2021.

    We welcome applications from all qualified candidates. The ICRC values diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive working environment.


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