ADRA is seeking a Nutrition Specialist for a USAID/FFP/OFDA–funded programme in Yemen. The project aims to address acute malnutrition while working with other sectors on prevention. For over 20 years, ADRA has implemented relief and development activities in Yemen with funding from major international donors, including USAID. As Nutrition Specialist, his/her technical leadership in nutrition will deliver results while expanding ADRA’s position as a leader of food security and nutrition programming in Yemen in adherence with MoH/ UNICEF/ WFP and national protocols/guidelines, and in collaboration with all stakeholders. S/he will design, manage and provide holistic strategies to ensure that food insecurity and acute malnutrition are effectively addressed to through equitable inclusive integration of gender and youth at all levels throughout the entire award period. S/he will report to ADRA International Health Director on technical matters and to the ADRA country office on administrative issues.
This position is contingent upon receipt of funding and requires donor approval.
Travel required. Must have the ability to travel 35 % of the time, both locally and internationally.