Let work find you

More than 1,000 reasons why your traditional job search isn’t working. Only 1 why you should use Fuzu.

Join now and apply
Job verified by Fuzu

UNICEF   |   Uganda   |   Log in or register to see the closing date

Nutrition Specialist- Uganda

  • Post-graduate education
  • Food, nutrition
  • Expert (non-managerial)
  • Full Time
  • Temporary

Oh dear! This job has already closed. But don't worry, you can find other similar jobs from Fuzu.

Jobs similar to Nutrition Specialist- Uganda
Sous Chef
  Brites Management Services Limited  
Bakery- Production Unit Supervisor
  Brites Management Services Limited  
Nutrition Expert (Volunteers)
  Catholic Medical Mission Board’s (CMMB)  
Jobs in Food, nutritionMid-Level jobsJobs located in Uganda

Job Summary

The Nutrition Specialist reports to the Nutrition Manager (Level 4) for guidance and general supervision. The Specialist supports the development and preparation of the Child Survival and Development program/s and is responsible for managing, implementing, monitoring, evaluating and reporting of progress of the nutrition projects within the country program, with focus on nutrition governance and coordination, monitoring and evaluation of nutrition-specific and nutrition-sensitive interventions. The Specialist is responsible to supporting the development of a functional and sustainable national nutrition information system to inform and monitor accelerated cover and reduction of disparities in nutrition at national and district level. The incumbent of the post will be an active member of inter-sectoral teams and interagency coordination on issues related to nutrition and will play a key role in supporting capacity of partners to implement a sustainable nutrition information system. The Specialist will be accountable for ensuring that all aspects of the Nutrition project/programme promote gender equality, gender mainstreaming and for collaborating to mainstream key features across all related sectors of the country programme. The Specialist provides technical guidance and management support throughout the programming processes to facilitate the administration and achievement of concrete and sustainable results in maternal, infant and child nutrition programs/projects according to plans, allocation, results based-management approaches and methodology (RBM) and UNICEF’s Strategic Plans, standards of performance and accountability framework.


  1. Support to programs/projects development and planning
  2. Program management, monitoring and delivery of results
  3. Technical and operational support to program implementation
  4. Networking and partnership building
  5. Innovation, knowledge management and capacity building

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Temporary
Job type: Full Time
Location: Uganda
Area of work: Food, nutrition
Seniority: Expert (non-managerial)

Job Requirements

Required education: Post-graduate education
Required relevant work experience: 5 years
Required skills: Nutrition and metabolism; Project monitoring and evaluation (M&E); Partnerships; Training delivery; Project implementation
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)


Non-profit, social workCompany size: 1000+ people

UNICEF was created with a distinct purpose in mind: to work with others to overcome the obstacles that poverty, violence, disease and discrimination place in a child’s path. We advocate for measures to give children the best start in life, because proper care at the youngest age forms the strongest foundation for a person’s future

Other Jobs at UNICEF

Health Specialist (Health Systems Strengthening) -Uganda
Regional Chief of Human Resources
Communication for Development Specialist (Uganda)
Consultancy to Support the formulation of Budget Framework Papers (Uganda)