Food Security and Nutrition Adviser
Deadline of this Job:
30 March 2021
Within Tanzania , Dar es Salaam , East Africa
Date Posted: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
VSO is the world’s leading international development charity that works through volunteers to create a fair world for everyone. At VSO we pride ourselves on doing development differently. We fight poverty not by sending aid, but by working through volunteers and partners to create long-lasting change in some of the world’s poorest regions. We bring key stakeholders together to co-ordinate collective action, from local organisations to national governments. Our programmes in Africa and Asia focus on health, education and livelihoods, with an increasing emphasis on resilience, peace building, social accountability, gender and social inclusion. We’re not about delivering quick fixes, but instead we focus on long-lasting, sustainable change that will improve the lives of generations to come.
Working at project location – In?this role, you will?provide?on-site?support in the project location and/or VSO office, (full-time unless otherwise specified) for a set period of time.
Overall the assignment is aimed at building capacity of small producer association networks/youth networks/and food security alliances and their members to develop food security and nutrition diligence and advocacy mechanisms toward the current food systems context with a focus on impact of food system on environment, nutrition, livelihoods and food security. The assignment is aiming at reaching 2000+ network members and their leaders and strengthen their agency and network within the current food system context. .
Job Responsibilities: Not Specified
Skills, qualifications and experience
At VSO we believe progress is only possible by working together. Whether you want to join us as an employee, or as a volunteer working in your own country, overseas or online, our selection process includes an assessment based on these core competencies:
• Ability to be open minded and respectful
• Ability to be resilient and adaptive to new situations
• Ability to facilitate positive change and build sustainable working relationships
• Ability to seek and share knowledge
Job Qualification s : Not Specified
Education Requirement: No Requirements
Job Experience: No Requirements
Work Hours: 8
Job application procedure
How to Apply
Please send your CV to https://www.vsointernational.org/volunteering/professional/jobs/food-security-and-nutrition-adviser-a0m3z00000eybyjaad