A DEPUTY NUTRITION CLUSTER COORDINATOR

Website Action contre la Faim

JOB DESCRIPTION

Votre environnement de travail

Action Against Hunger has been operating in Afghanistan since 1979. Its very first mission, has seen a strong focus on emergency responses, targeting primarily refugees, Internally Displaced Persons, and flood/drought affected populations. Integrated projects in nutrition and health, water, sanitation and hygiene, food security and livelihoods, and in mental health and care practices are implemented in 4 provinces. Our work with local partners is essential to gain access to more geographical areas.

AAH is currently scaling its country programme to respond to the largest humanitarian crisis in the country for the last 40 years. AAH is playing a key role among the INGO community, being one of the longest standing INGO in the country, playing a critical role, notably in nutrition. In this evolving and volatile context, we need a strong Deputy Cluster Coordinator to support the Nutrition Cluster’s response. It is an interesting, rich but also a complex context where needs are high and the number of nutrition partners is significant.

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See Action contre la Faim’s website where you can find further information:

https://www.actioncontrelafaim.org/en/missions/afghanistan/

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Votre poste et vos responsabilités

Under the supervision of the Deputy Country Director, you will be working closely with the Nutrition Cluster Coordinator, MoPH counter parts (PND), and the Strategic Advisory Group to provide overall leadership for the Nutrition Cluster in Afghanistan, and to facilitate the process of ensuring a coherent and effective emergency nutrition response by partners.

More specifically, your responsabilities are to:

  • Contribute to the cluster strategy design and responses planning
  • Coordinate the cluster activities in collaboration with all stakeholders
  • Monitor the nutrition partners activities
  • Advocate and mobilize resources for the implementation of nutrition cluster strategy

Votre profil

You hold a Masters degree in Nutrition, Public Health or equivalent with a minimum of 5 years field experience including 1 year in a coordination positions with an NGO, on managing integrated health, nutrition programs, and engaged with a cluster.

You have a significant understanding of the cluster mechanism structure, and have experience in working with several stakeholders.

You are service-minded in your support to the nutrition partners, but also persistent and firm in your commitment to strengthen quality of nutrition responses in country.

Your experience allows you to take initiative, operate with a high degree of independence, with a hands-on experience that you can bring to the cluster.

You have strong analytical skills and a full proficiency in spoken and written English.

Vos conditions d’emploi

  • 6 months fixed term contract under French legislation
  • Monthly gross salary from 2450 to 2800 €upon experience
  • Monthly per diem and living allowance: 463€ net, field paid
  • Monthly country allowance: 450€
  • 16% of the gross monthly salary for pension insurance reimbursement for non-French citizens
  • Transportation and accommodation: Coverage of transportation costs and guest house
  • Medical coverage: 100% coverage of medical expenses and repatriation insurance
  • Leaves and RnR: 25 days of paid leaves per year, 20 RnR per year and 215 € at each RnR period
  • Training: Free and unlimited access to the certifying e-learning platform Crossknowledge ©

ACF is committed to people with disabilities and actively fights against all forms of discrimination.

Pourquoi nous rejoindre ?

You will be participating in the nutrition cluster strategy design, as a key element to orientate appropriate responses and organize innovation in a country where people suffered from 40 years of active conflict, creating massive needs in terms of nutrition humanitarian assistance!

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