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Active since 23-07-2018 Job category Health care - Children (day car...
Location DKI Jakarta Level Mid-Senior level
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Fixed term contract
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Nutrition Specialist




Project Manager-PROSPER Project

Job Summary:
Nutrition specialist will be responsible to design, plan, implement, monitor and evaluate nutrition program that Prosper has. Nutrition specialist will work closely with Health Hygiene Specialist and Project Manager to design a program to be implemented at schools as part of follow-up from nutrition training at school.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

1. Designing nutrition related activities (40 %)

  • Design follow up programs/events after nutrition training at school including budget estimates, in order to gather wider impacts.
  • Initiate appropriate strategies based on data gathered, needs assessment, survey results, or arising needs – if any.
  • Provide full support and assistance to implement the designed program to be implemented at schools.
  • Together with Health and Hygiene specialist to integrate nutrition components into other development activities in the project.

2. Monitoring and evaluation (30%)

  • Conduct nutrition program review with Prosper team.
  • Review and provide inputs to nutrition training module, tools and as well as approach.
  • Design a monitoring tool to ensure that an appropriate monitoring system is in place, and is being implemented by the Project Officer/team.
  • Provide regular report to Project Manager on the Nutrition aspect of Prosper project.

3. Advocacy strategy (29 %)

  • Design advocacy strategy.
  • Together with field team, coordinate closely with government health staff (Province, District and village level) to encourage better health/education on nutrition services by them.
  • Under the supervision of Project Manager, provide technical support and capacity building to other stakeholders.
  • Coordinate with government health staff (Province, District and village level) in the implement of the nutrition program at school to ensure sustainability.

4. Others (1% of time spent)

  • Willing to join with the Emergency Response Team (ERT) in accordance with experience and competence and is ready to be assigned to the disaster site in accordance with the existing needs;
  • Other duties that may reasonably be assigned inline with the position.

Financial Accountability

Dollar amount of budget managed 22.500 $
Dollar amount of signing authority for this person 2.255 S

Working & Living Conditions

Location: Jakarta
Expected percentage of travel time 40 %


• Education: Bachelor/master degree on nutrition/public health/social sciences.

Experience: At least 5 (five) years working in non-governmental organization and/or consulting company.
Specific technical skills:
• Experience in designing as well conducting program activities related to nutrition.
• Good communications skills, including negotiation skills particularly with supervisor and field team.
• Demonstrate high quality in interpersonal skills, including patience, diplomacy, willingness to listen and respect for beneficiaries.
• Honest, responsible, self-motivated, ability to work in tight schedule and able to take initiative under minimum supervision.
• Able to give helpful directions, detailed instructions and demonstrations.
• Demonstrate ability to independently work as well as to contribute in a cross cultural environment.
• Experience in building partnership with government and other civil society organizations.
• Competent in Windows, MS Office programs, email and database experience.
• Fluent in English (spoken and written) is preferable.

Key Competencies

• Drive & Commitment
• Professional Behavior
• Teamwork & Collaboration
• Leadership
• Problem Solving
• Planning & Organizing
• Adaptability
• Attention to detail
• Communication
• Information Seeking
• Negotiation
• Resilience and stress tolerance
• Valuing diversity
• Analytical thinking
• Managing Conflicts
• Consulting Skills
• Community Service Orientation
• Technical/Professional Knowledge

Education & Training

•Education: University degree in Public Health & Nutritions or relevant background.

• Experience: At least 5 (five) years working in non-governmental organization and/or consulting company.




CARE is an equal opportunity employer offering a competitive salary and benefits package, and a collegial working environment, and women candidates are encouraged to apply. Applicants are invited to send a cover letter illustrating their suitability for the above positions, and detailed curriculum vitae, with names and addresses of three referees (including telephone, fax numbers and email address). Relocation cost will not be covered. Please DO NOT attached academic transcripts and Diplomas and state clearly the applied position title in the email subject.

Please submit your applications and this position is open till filled.

"Only qualified applicants will be shortlisted"


More information
This listing is a full-time job

Job category Health care - Children (day care)
Industry / Industries Government / Non-profit
Region Indonesia

Contact information

Name Hafni Nasution