The overall responsibility of the Nutrition Coordinator is to provide leadership and oversee all aspects of International Medical Corps’ nutrition program in South Sudan. Key functions will include program development and donor reporting, technical backstopping and guidance on program implementation, staff capacity building, budget management, representation and coordination with nutrition cluster partners and Ministry of Health (MOH). The Nutrition Coordinator will ensure high quality nutrition programs in line with International Medical Corps’ nutrition global strategies and adapting them to specific, protocols or guidelines developed by the Ministry of Health in South Sudan.
Compliance & Ethics: Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity.
To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each essential duty with satisfactory results. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Skills and abilities
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls and talk or hear. The employee will be frequently required to walk, occasionally required to sit and reach with hands and arms.WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The work environment in the National and field site office involves everyday risks or discomforts requiring normal safety precautions typical of such places as offices, meeting and training rooms, libraries, and residences or commercial vehicles, e.g., use of safe work practices with office equipment, avoidance of trips and falls, observance of fire regulations and traffic signals, etc. The work area is adequately lighted, heated, and ventilated.The work environment in the field involves high risks with exposure to potentially dangerous situations or unusual environmental stress requiring a range of safety and other precautions e.g. under threat of physical attack or mob conditions, or similar situations in which conditions cannot be controlled