Nutrition coordinator (F/M) – Ethiopia – Ethiopia

Nutrition coordinator (F/M) – Ethiopia – Ethiopia

For greater than 40 years, Médecins du Monde, a campaigning medical organisation dedicated to worldwide solidarity, has been caring for probably the most susceptible populations at dwelling and overseas. It has continued to focus on obstacles that exist in accessing well being care and has secured sustainable enhancements in health-for-all insurance policies.

Those working for this unbiased organisation don’t solely dispense care and remedy however condemn violations of human dignity and rights and struggle to enhance issues for populations residing in precarious conditions.

MdM at present works in 30 nations throughout all continents the place it focuses on 5 precedence areas: emergency and disaster, sexual and reproductive well being, hurt discount, migrants and displaced populations (well being rights), well being and atmosphere.

MdM France has been working in Ethiopia since 1986 in several types of tasks from long-term interventions to emergency response. MdM France has concentrated its efforts on tasks associated to fundamental entry to major well being care (tasks centred on rural well being amenities and remoted populations), discount of maternal mortality by means of improved high quality of obstetric care, promotion of sexual and reproductive well being rights together with safety in opposition to gender based mostly violence, provision of Mental Health and Psycho Social Support (MHPSS) and discount of malnutrition.

After a interval of uncertainty, the mission has lately considerably grown. Although the Covid-19 pandemic was a problem for the groups and the programming, in 2020 and 2021 it has expended with its present programming in Semera (Afar) and Chinaksen (Oromia) the place MdM France leads a consortium with COOPI and MdM Germany, and stable prospects for intervention in reference to the battle in some components of the nation. The mission has additionally reshaped after the hand over of its mission in Somali area to MdM Germany in May 2021. In 2023, MdM ought to begin new actions in Tigray, for the primary time for the reason that begin of the conflict.


Your function is to steer and supply technical help for planning and easy operation of diet actions in any outlined context.

This consists of the energetic involvement in creating and rolling out the nation diet technique based mostly on the particular context, assessments and desires recognized, program implementation of a number of diet tasks and fundraising.

Strategy, technical help, program monitoring & analysis and companions help

  • Contribute to the event of MdM technique
  • Be the focus for the implementation on the mission of the MdM Horn of Africa technique for the dietary disaster
  • Develop, replace and design diet requirements, protocols and good practices
  • Ensure that diet elements of this system are per MdM-F technique and the nationwide diet technique
  • Follow up on the present knowledge assortment system for diet actions
  • Cooperate with the totally different departments of the mission to make sure well timed and high quality provide of the packages wants
  • Prepare detailed work plan and finances plan for diet actions
  • Coordinate very intently with logistics with the intention to be certain that there isn’t a break in diet program provides
  • Participate within the improvement, implementation and follow-up of researches
  • Lead, plan and conduct dietary assessments and surveys in current and in potential new areas
  • Lead the event of a referral mechanism and communication methods
  • Conduct common on the sector monitoring on MdM-F intervention areas and consortium companions’ intervention areas

Team administration

  • Supervise and help the diet programme officers
  • Identify the wants of diet employees for this system, draft their job profiles and manage their recruitment
  • Participate within the briefing and debriefings, annual critiques for diet workforce members
  • Participate in common conferences with the opposite technical packages together with consortium employees

Capacity constructing

In coordination with the human sources division and this system managers:

  • Identify the wants for coaching and help and make sure the technical supervision of all MdM technical workforce and consortium associate’s technical workforce
  • Participate within the design of coaching curriculum for cellular clinic staff and area staff on diet
  • Organize the capability constructing for employees working for different organizations and companions

Coordination with nationwide and worldwide companions

  • Represent MdM in coordination conferences with native authorities and nationwide and worldwide well being and psychological well being companions
  • Participate in different strategic and coordination conferences related to the diet program
  • Actively take part in technical conferences with the consortium companions of the mission


  • Provide month-to-month reporting about diet actions
  • Participate in fundraising and in donor’s reporting
  • Ensure the manufacturing of summaries and evaluation of the info collected and compiled

Status : Employee

Contract : Fixed-term contract
Starting date: as quickly as potential and till December 31, 2023
Based in Addis Ababa (protecting Somali, SNPP, Tigray, Oromia, Afar areas in Ethiopia and protecting Kenya) 50% of the time of area visits / 50% in Addis.
Gross month-to-month wage: 2940 Euros
Premium equal to at least one month wage paid in two instalments – minimal of 6 months seniority required Expatriation bonus (10% gross wage per thirty days) Transportation price, vaccines and visas lined Guesthouse housing
22.5 RTT (restoration days) per 12 months
5 weeks of paid leaves per 12 months
Health insurance coverage (60% lined by MdM and 40% by the worker)
Insurance (repatriation…)
Teleworking settlement for positions eligible to telework: 110 days/12 months (2.5 days teleworking on common per week) with a minimal of 1 day per week onsite
Given the present circumstances of Covid-19 pandemic, we’re taking particular measures to use well being protocols and hygiene measures to ensure the protection of our employees.
Médecins du Monde promotes trainings and inner mobility
Single posting

Bachelor’s diploma in diet or associated area.
Master’s Degree in public well being diet
At least 3 years of expertise as nutrional coordinator
Advanced proficiency in the usage of MS Office, and different laptop functions
Ability to work in a unstable safety context and to use strict safety guidelines
Ability to handle a workforce and work with companions in a multi-cultural setting
Reactivity, anticipation, adaptability, means to take initiatives to altering necessities
Ability to make fast choices accordingly to the context in coordination with the workforce
Ability to handle priorities and to satisfy deadlines in addition to work beneath strain
Excellent written and oral communication abilities
Languages: fluent English necessary and information in French is a plus
You embrace the core values and help the proactive philosophy of Médecins du Monde.

Médecins du Monde reserves the appropriate to fill the emptiness earlier than the cut-off date for functions.
MdM stands up for the combination of individuals residing with disabilities and fights in opposition to discrimination.

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