Consultant (Health & Nutrition)

  • Post
 Consultant   (Health & Nutrition) Post- 1
  •  Consolidated Remuneration
 Rs. 60,000/ CTC per month.
  • Essential Qualification
  • PG degree in Nutrition/Public Health/Social Sciences/Rural Development Community medicine with at least 55% marks
  •  Experience
  • At least 3 years’ experience in planning, implementation and monitoring of child and women nutrition programmes.
  •   For applicants with PhD (in nutrition related subjects), 3 years of doctoral time would be counted as 3 years of experience.
  • Expertise in MS Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Good understanding of decentralized planning and
  • Desirable
  •  5 years of experience of working in nutrition/public health /social development programmes.
  • Experience of working with Government/Government organizations/ inter organizations.
  • In-depth knowledge of key nutrition issues and nutrition issues programmes.
  • Knowledge of project management techniques supportive supervision.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and ability to converse in a local language.
  • ToR
 

  • Provide technical leadership and facilitate the designing of nutrition related activities and pilots to be implemented in the mission.
  • Provide managerial leadership and facilitate development of annual Mission’s work plans.
  • Facilitate implementation of all nutrition related activities in the Mission, including multi-sectorial nutrition actions.
  • Provide necessary assistance to ensure that plans are implemented in timely manner to achieve the agreed milestones of the disbursement Liked indicator.
  • Facilitate the dissemination of relevant guidelines, reporting formats and documents relevant to the Mission, developed by MWCD, at the state, district and sub-district levels.
  • Ensure data for the results monitoring framework of the project is updated every six months and made available to the MWCD.
  • Monitor and review progress of all project interventions and indicators of the results monitoring framework, identify bottle necks in achievement/reporting of results and facilitate supportive action to resolve these.
  • Ensure availability of state approved project related documentation on the website of DWCD/DoSW.
  • Facilitate verification of achievement of milestones of disbursement Linked indicators by the Independent verification agency.
  • Identify emerging needs from the Mission and facilitate action through Director in-charge of Mission.
  • Support the director in facilitating Meetings with technical expert committees, relevant line departments such as, departments of Health and family Welfare, Rural Development Social Welfare, Agriculture,Horticulture, food Processing etc. and other stakeholders on nutrition & multi-sectoral issues.
  • Support Documentation and dissemination of best practices in the Mission and facilitate cross learning on the same across districts.
  • Monitor and review progress of all nutrition related Mission activities and indicators, identify areas and districts in need of support and take follow up supportive action as required.
  • Support preparation of quarterly and annual project progress reports.
  • Liaison and coordinate with external stakeholders.
  • Any other activity, identified by the Director, as relevant to the Mission.