Nutrition Officer at INTERSOS Nigeria

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Nutrition Officer

Location: Damasak, Borno
Start Date: ASAP
Reporting to: Field Coordinator
Supervision of: Nutrition Assistants

General Purpose of the Position

  • Supervision and reporting of BSFP and supportive nutrition activities

Main Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Ensure accurate, complete and up to date information made available for available for effective nutrition program implementation, provision of technical assistance as well as supportive monitoring and evaluation
  • Supervise project efficiency/effectiveness enhanced through effective implementation of nutrition program activity.
  • Conduct monthly BSFP distribution activity to target population
  • Provide technical support to CMAM and BSFP program component within the community including ensuring awareness sessions, screening and tracking.
  • Develop and supervise an effective mother to mother support group
  • Conduct and Supervise nutrition specific value adding activities (SBCC, Home gardening, food hygiene promotion etc
  • Implement a social behavioral change communication strategy at the community level
  • Supervise regular follow up and management of malnutrition cases at the OTP/SC
  • Provide and supervise nutrition training to community nutrition mobilizers
  • Presentation of monthly nutrition progress report
  • Daily, Weekly & Monthly reporting of nutrition activity.

Position Requirements

  • Tertiary level of Education in Nutrition, Nursing, Medicine, Public Health, Health/Food Science and related field “desirable”

Professional Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years in humanitarian work “desirable”
  • Previous nutrition work experience

Professional Requirements:

  • Good speaking, writing and reading skills
  • Good computer skills


  • English, Hausa and Kanuri “desirable”

Personal Requirements:

  • Hardworking, discipline and trustworthy “desirable”

Application Deadline
4:00pm, 25th October, 2019.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


  • Candidates interested in this position should complete the form in the link above and attach their CV with the following format “Surname_Position you applied for”.
  • ONLY applicants whose competencies meet the requirement of the position will be contacted.
  • INTERSOS do not ask for any form of payment at any stage of recruitment.

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