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Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture Advisor

Application deadline 25. Jun
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Job Level
Entry Level
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Full Time
Highest Qualification
Years of Experience
5 years
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⦁ Identify and address opportunities to increase household production, purchase, and consumption of nutrient rich foods.

⦁ Provide technical assistance and monitoring for nutrition-sensitive agricultural activities and services.

⦁ Apply gender-sensitive best practices to develop innovative approaches to address barriers to intrahousehold allocation of food' and decision making over household nutrition.

⦁ Represent ACDI/VOCA interests during meetings related to nutrition-sensitive agriculture and other subjects with USAID Mission personnel, host-country government officials, international organizations, local and international NGOs, international donors, and others interested in ACDI/VOCA activities.

⦁ Coordinate with relevant staff in regional offices as needed.


• Bachelor's degree in international nutrition, health, food security or other relevant field. Advanced degree preferred.

⦁ Minimum 8 years of progressively responsible experience working on large donor-funded projects focusing on nutrition, agriculture, sanitation and hygiene, food security or other related technical areas

Experience in private sector agricultural production, marketinq, or sales preferred:

⦁ Demonstrated successful experience in implementing programs aimed at improving' nutritionthrough multi-sectoral strategies.

⦁ Demonstrated history of providing highly effective technical and managerial leadership on projects of similar size and scope. .

⦁ Demonstrated understanding of nutrition-sensitive agriculture concepts in Tanzanian context.

⦁ Knowledge of social and behavior change communication theory and techniques

.⦁ Experience with USAID is preferred.

⦁ Willingness to travel required. Applicants may be: expected to relocate to reqional offices depending on.

solicitation requirements. Fluency in English required.

To apply for this position, qualified candidates should apply online at!international-jobs. Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted. .Please note the closing date for applications is May 29th, 2018. ADIVOCA is ah equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, and people from diverse groups are encouraged to apply. I.

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