At Nutrition International, we make a difference, because nutrition is the difference.
into the very fabric of our approach is the passion and drive of our
team of over 400 people, working in 13 offices across 11 countries with
one common goal: transforming the lives of people who need it most
through improved nutrition.
you are a motivated and passionate individual who shares our conviction
that a better world is possible through improved nutrition, wants to
leave the world a little better than they found it, and is looking to be
part of a global team with a clear vision, we want to hear from you.
Please consider applying for the position below.
Know our team.
International’s Operations unit is a dedicated team of program
implementation experts who are responsible for contributing to the
overall management of NI’s field operations in Asia and Africa. This is a
State position located in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The main purpose of
this position is to support the implementation of programs in
Adolescent, Maternal, Newborn, Child Health and Nutrition including
Infant and Young Child Nutrition (IYCN) and Fortification programs in
Gujarat. These include planning, building capacity of government staff
and service providers, rolling out of behavior change communication
interventions, streamlining and strengthening program monitoring and
tracking of services, supportive supervision, advocacy and liaising with
government and other stakeholders, and documentation.
are a mid-level public health professional and nutrition expert with
extensive experience in program management or have held such roles in
the past and have minimum experience of 5 years working on Maternal,
Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health and Nutrition, managing and
implementing multiple projects to ensure high quality programming at
state level. You have an excellent ability to develop internal and
external partnerships and have collaborated with NGOs, UN agencies etc.
or similar organizations working on public health and nutrition related
About the role
The State Program Officer will be responsible for:
with the State Government authorities to facilitate the rollout of the
projects and support the SPR in managing relations with government
Project development and planning for Maternal, Adolescent, Newborn and Child Health and Nutrition.
Advocacy and liaison with the government and relevant organizations.
Support in designing training curriculum and conducting trainings at various levels to ensure quality.
Support SPR and national team in implementing program monitoring plans.
What we offer
International offers a highly competitive market pay, including health
and wellness benefits, medical insurance, accidental insurance plan,
flexible work hours, four weeks of vacation (plus public holidays), and
support for learning and development opportunities. We offer a
collaborative and engaging work environment. Read more to know more
about us Top Employers of National Capital Region 2020.
International is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity
and are committed to an inclusive, equitable, and accessible work
environment. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are
available throughout the selection process.
note that all our offers are conditional subject to appropriate
screening checks and satisfactory reference checks. This is a full-time
position located in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. For more detailed information
about the role, please click on theJob Description .
closing date for receiving applications is November 12, 2021. Only
short-listed candidates will receive an acknowledgment and will be
called for personal interactions. The starting salary for this position
is INR 13,25,956 Per Annum.
inquiries WILL NOT be accepted. We thank all applicants for their
interest, however only those chosen to participate in the interview
process will be contacted.