The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of
armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance.
Job Title: Health Field Officer (Nutritionist)
Focal point for all matters related to the ICRC supported Stabilisation Centre and the Community Management of Acute Malnutrition program in his/her area of responsibility.
Assists the ICRC Nutrition Mobile Delegate (NUT PHC) in running Nutrition Medical Care within Stabilization Centre and Follow-Up OTP services
In coordination with ICRC Nutrition Mobile Delegate (NUT PHC), works in very close collaboration with the stabilization centre staff and hospital management committee.
Contributes to assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of nutrition program.
Contributes to continuous assessment and monitoring of Nutrition situation in area of responsibility.
Participates in field trips; at times may be requested to organize and lead field trip.
Timely oral and written report writing.
Bachelors degree/HND in Nutrition or related field.
Nurse or Nutritionist registered with the Nursing council of Nigeria
4 years work experience in a similar function
At least 2 years work experience in nutrition
Good knowledge of public health, and of local health services, staff and system
Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English
Very good computer skills, including spreadsheets
Good knowledge of the Ministry of Health and Nutrition programs in Nigeria
Well-developed analytical skills
Good communications and negotiation skills, confident in talking in front of a large public, sense of responsibility
Field oriented and good networking
Excellent team spirit and acquired capacity to manage stressful situations
Flexibility and quick response capacity to endure recurrent changes in working schedule
Be able to maintain respect to his/her colleagues, interlocutors and profession/duty in different circumstances
Highly developed analytical, planning and organizing skills
Prepared to spend 90% of time working in Stabilization Center (SC)
HOW TO APPLY
Interested qualified candidates should send application letter, curriculum vitae and contact details of three referees through the Apply button here Or send application to the email address ABJ_Recruitment_Services@icrc.org.
NOTE:Please clearly indicate “Supply Chain Assistant Maiduguri” as the subject of your application (Applications intended for this role without this subject will not be treated) what this means is when submitting your application to the above email,the subject should bear “Supply Chain Assistant Maiduguri”
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Application Deadline: June 17th, 2016.