MNCH + Nutrition Advisor

Job Information

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    Category Other Healthcare Jobs
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    Posted On Jun 16 ,2020
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name Save the Children Nigeria

Job Description

  • Under the supervision of the DPD-Integrated SBC and supported by the Head of Nutrition, provide technical assistance to the BA-N team on planning, coordination, training, and monitoring and evaluation of programme activities related to social and behaviour change on MNCH+Nutrition within BA-N’s Integrated SBC strategic approach.
  • Establish and maintain good working relationships with Government actors supporting MNCH+Nutrition efforts at National, State and LGA levels.
  • Provide technical assistance to the State level government counterparts to build their capacity to implement SBC for MNCH+Nutrition.
  • Participate in meetings, seminars, debriefings and MNCH+Nutrition related events.
  • Write and contribute to reporting including monthly, quarterly and annual reports as required by the project, and case studies, and lessons learned etc.
  • Participate in the design and implementation of assessments and evaluation studies related to MNCH+Nutrition.
  • Support the work of consultants in the States as needs arise.
  • Represent Breakthrough Action at national level meetings.
  • Prepare and present presentations for review and planning meetings or any relevant programme dissemination events.
  • Provide mentoring and capacity building for programme teams in the BA-N Abuja HQ and state level offices and for implementing partners in relation to social and behaviour change for MNCH+Nutrition.
  • Support State level staff to prepare, implement, follow up and monitor plans for all capacity building efforts and to organise programme activities related to MNCH+Nutrition.
  • Reach out to stakeholders implementing MNCH+Nutrition interventions at the State level and promote coordination.