World Vision Somalia Program Officer for Health / Nutrition Job Vacancy

vision Somalia an international Christian Relief and Development organization,
working to promote the well being of all people – especially children, wishes
to invite applications from highly competent dynamic, self driven and results
oriented candidates to fill the following vacancy in the organization.

Program Officer for Health / Nutrition

Position is within Program Development Unit and works closely with Technical
Advisor Health & Nutrition for fund raising, program development,
monitoring, and evaluation.

Major Responsibilities

  • Participate in
    project design, monitoring, evaluation and reporting
  • Support staff
    and community capacity building, and Community Based Organizations working
    with World Vision Somalia
  • Develop
    strategic partnerships with donors, governments and Support Offices for
    marketing and fundraising to support Health and Nutrition programming
  • Support
    Technical Advisor Health & Nutrition in providing technical
    backstopping to Health and Nutrition program
  • Provide Staff
    Care and Spiritual Leadership
  • A degree in
    Development Studies, Community Development, Social Sciences or any
    relevant sector of specialization. Post graduate qualification preferred
  • At least 5 years
    experience in Community based programming and management in an NGO set up
  • Knowledge of
    humanitarian industry including sphere standards, NGO code of conduct and
    humanitarian charter
  • In depth
    knowledge of project design, proposal writing and WV LEAP tools
  • Knowledge of MS
    Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc
  • Ability to work
    with different partners, local authorities, local organizations and NGOs,
    to develop and maintain positive relationships
  • Strong
    management and communication skills
  • Cross-cultural
    sensitivity, flexible worldview, emotional maturity and physical stamina
  • Commitment to
    World Vision Core Values and Vision Statement
  • A Christian who
    upholds World Vision Christian ethos
and qualified candidates should submit their detailed CV together with names
and address of three referees, to the address below.

applications must be received by 28th October 2011.

short listed candidates will be contacted.

and Culture Manager,

Vision Somalia

Box 56527-00200



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