Female Food Processing Officer

  Mission East
  Afghanistan Unspecified 498
Date Posted:Jun 2, 2010
Reference:METAL012
Closing Date:Jun 9, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Agriculture
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Mission East:

 

Job Summary:

conduct various surveys and to plan, implement, monitor food processing and nutrition project activities in target communities, with working together with other ME staff.

Duties & Responsibilities:

To assure timely implementation of nutrition / food processing projects and related activities, by such as making implementation plan, procurement list, training plan and monitoring plan.
To deliver nutrition / food processing training to target beneficiaries.
To conduct day to day monitoring activities, and to prepare reports about them - including written reports in local language or English (desirable) – in accordance with AC’s guidance.
To be in charge of mobilizing female group gathering for nutrition and food processing project.
To represent Mission East at women gathering, as requested by AC and/or PPM.
To contribute to other relevant assessment and evaluation activities.
To prepare the documents / database of nutrition and food processing activities
To assist ME team with other tasks as necessary.
To work in accordance with the procedures and guidelines laid down in the “Mission East Field Security Manual.”
To act in a professional and appropriate manner at all times.

Job Requirement:

Able to write report and speak in local languages or English (very desirable)
Good facilitation and mobilization skill (preferably knowledge on participatory approach)
Computer skill (MS Word and Excel)
Good negotiation and communication skill
Helpful and courteous manner, trustworthiness
Ability to adapt to different working environments in villages and at international NGO office

Home Economics qualifications – at university level / High School or relevant sectors.
Experience of working with International NGOs in the home economics (preferably food / nutrition) or community mobilization.

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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