Deputy Program Manager SMART

Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1618
Date Posted:Apr 23, 2017
Closing Date:Apr 25, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:2
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Salary Range:60511 - 60511 None undefined
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:



Action Contre la Faim (ACF) is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) that was created in France in 1979. ACF has been active in Afghanistan in the medical, nutrition, food security, water and sanitation and Mental Health fields since 1995.

Job Summary:

To support the SMART Program Manager in conducting nutrition surveys using SMART methodology in targeted provinces of Afghanistan

Duties & Responsibilities:

Mission 1: Assist/support the SMART Program Manager in organising and coordinating SMART surveys (5) or Rapid Nutrition Assessment (Light-SMART 4) in partnership with nutrition/health activity implementers in Afghanistan
Support partners in recruitment/selection of their team members for the surveys/assessment to ensure appropriate profile.
Provide training for the team members in coordination with the health and nutrition partners on SMART and RNA (Light-SMART) methodologies (including pre- and post-test, standardization and pre-survey).
Mission 2: Assist/support the SMART Program Manager in preparing the survey methodology and organisation of the SMART nutritional survey and/or Light-SMART rapid nutrition assessments.
Ensure that adequate information regarding geography, population and general situation are collected.
Ensure that survey methodology is in line with the SMART methodology
Ensure that questionnaires are elaborated/updated, agreed on and translated to local language.
Ensure that timeframe, planning, training plan, and necessary materials are adequate and available.
Train partners staffs (including pre and post-tests, standardization test and pre-survey)

Mission 2: Collect field data for correction and analysis (using ENA-SMART software)
To check the quality of the data entered in the software and clean the data base
To run appropriate analysis on the collected nutrition data.
Prepare data and formulate conclusions on nutrition situation to be included in the preliminary and final report

Mission 3: Analyze and interpret data from all sectors of survey and other sources
Check the data quality from Survey questionnaires and supervise data entry at field level.
Run appropriate analysis on Nutriiton, and WaSH data, where possible identify relationships with nutrition data in collaboration with Nutrition, MHCP, FSL and WaSH Sectors.
To collect secondary information about Nutrition, WASH, (internal from other ACF departments / external from relevant partners) where relevant for the analysis.
Interpret findings to formulate conclusions to be included in final report

Mission 4 : Write the nutrition survey’s preliminary and final reports and present to stakeholders
To write a preliminary report with summary of methodology, survey results and recommendations within 2 weeks of data collection.

Job Requirement:

Diploma / level of studies : Higher Education or equivalent diploma linked to health/nutrition - strong interest in nutrition - experience in project management, nutrition surveys or in conducting training/capacity building project
Type of professional experience requested: 2 years in humanitarian sector, management of nutrition projects, and management of nutrition and health assessments (including nutrition and health assessments and surveys - ex: SMART).

Language + level: English compulsory
Strong communication skills, leadership, team player, patient and diplomatic
Autonomy, good organization skills, multi-tasking, priority management and planning
Able to work in complicated security environment

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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