Job Number: 525283 | Vacancy Link
Locations: Middle East and North Africa: Sudan
Work Type : Fixed Term Appointment
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UNICEF has been an active partner of the Government of the Sudan and civil society in realizing the rights of every Sudanese child, in line with priorities to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. UNICEF efforts have been focused on the most vulnerable regions identified by the Government of Sudan. To ensure that interventions are sustainable and scaled up, UNICEF will support primarily local government units (LGUs) as the main instruments of delivering services and building systems. The level of engagement with government institutions will take into account capacities, economies of scale and sector issues.UNICEF Sudan ensures that every child’s voice is heard as it is their basic right. When given a platform, children can advocate for their own rights in participation, protection, development, and sustainability.
Visit this link for more information on Philippine Country Office:https://www.unicef.org/sudan/
How can you make a difference?
The Nutrition Specialist NOC post is based in Khartoum, Sudan Country Office (CO) where the Nutrition Programme is a component of the Country Programme (or UNDAF). The Nutrition Specialist reports to the Nutrition Manager at level 4.
Purpose for the job:
The Nutrition Specialist supports the development and preparation of the nutrition programmes and is responsible for managing, implementing, monitoring, evaluating, and reporting the programme progress of a sector of the nutrition programme within the country programme. The Nutrition Specialist provides technical guidance and management support throughout the programming processes to facilitate the administration and achievement of concrete and sustainable results in maternal, infant and child nutrition programmes/projects. This is carried out according to plans, allocation, results based-management approaches and methodology (RBM), as well as UNICEF’s Strategic Plans, standards of performance, and accountability framework.