Job: Nutrition Advisor, Multi-Sectoral Nutrition Support Activity (MSNSA)

PATH is seeking a Nutrition Advisor for an anticipated USAID-funded integrated nutrition, agriculture, and WASH project in Tanzania. Availability of this position is contingent upon release of a solicitation by USAID and recruitment is contingent upon successful award of the project to PATH and final USAID approval of the candidate.

Responsibilities:
  • In collaboration with the senior technical team, develop an overall strategy for the provision of technical assistance to increase community and household-level activities that foster an integrated approach.
  • Ensure the smooth, efficient and effective start-up and ongoing implementation of the nutrition components of the project including linkages with other project components.
  • Ensure development of detailed implementation plans, collection of appropriate baseline and monitoring data, as needed, clear process and impact indicators, and effective project monitoring and evaluation procedures to ensure accountability and make improvements in these target areas.
  • Guarantee timely and accurate donor reporting.
  • Provide sectoral leadership for all nutrition and child health activities relevant to this project.
  • Seek to continuously improve programs, initiate new project implementation strategies as needed, and plan for expansion of project impact, as appropriate.
  • In partnership with the other key staff, establish and maintain good relationships with project co-implementers; government ministries and departments; NGOs working in the area and other key stakeholders. Attend coordination meetings as appropriate. Ensure that activities are coordinated with relevant stakeholders, including communities.
More info / Apply at PATH (click here)