In the frame of an ongoing tender for Malawi, we are currently looking for a :
Team Leader (600 working days, based in Lilongwe) - Expert in Capacity Development for Food and Nutrition Security and Programme Coordination
Qualifications and skills
At least a Master's Degree in any of the following: food and nutrition, human nutrition, nutrition epidemiology, food, nutrition and livelihood security, public health nutrition, community nutrition, food science and food technology;
Fluency in both written and spoken English;
At least 1 year of work experience in the food and nutrition sector in a multicultural setting as a team leader.
General professional experience
At least 10 years proven experience working at a high level in institutional and capacity development in either relevant public/private sector or academic institutions,
At least 1 year of work experience in the food and nutrition sector operational experience, and expertise related to project management;
At least 1 year and at least one contract work experience in the food and nutrition sector developing and implementing development programmes (including functional capacity development) in the public sector;
At least 1 year of work experience in the food and nutrition sector working with bilateral and/or multilateral development partners;
Those with more experiences in working in developing countries especially in Southern African countries will have an added advantage.
Specific professional experience
At least 5 years proven work experience with institutional and functional capacity development in food and nutrition security in Africa and, preferably, in Southern African countries;
At least 1 year of work experience implementing projects in Agriculture or Food and Nutrition Security or related discipline in Malawi will be considered an asset;
At least 1 year of work experience with planning, budgeting and policy development in the public and or private sector;
At least 1 contract of work experience as a Team Leader in a capacity development and programme coordination technical assistance contract;
At least 1 year of previous experience working as a Team Leader in at least one of EU-funded projects using EDF rules and procedures will be seen as an advantage.
In case of interest, please send an updated CV with reference 9715 to email@example.com