Monday, November 3, 2014

Nutrition Specialist - Save the Children (Apply by: 14 Nov'14)


Job Title: Nutrition Specialist (Job Code: NS-D)
Location: New Delhi – Head Office
E-mail Id: jobs@savethechildren.in (please mention job code in the subject line)
Last date to send the applications: 14th November 2014  
Save the Children (SC) is the world’s leading independent child rights’ organization: it fights for children’s rights and delivers immediate and lasting improvement to children’s lives worldwide.SC has existed in India since the pre-Independence days. Save the Children, India (SCI) is the 28th independent member of the International Save the Children Movement. 

Job Purpose

  1. To assist Save the Children India in developing a new multi-year strategic plan on nutrition that ensures the organization is responsive to the needs and expectations of stakeholders in India and can build on previous success in its contribution to the strategic aspirations.
  2. The strategic plan serves to further define a road map to organization’s mission towards nutrition security in India,
  3. Develop and set in process steps to increase Save the Children India’s thematic depth, especially at the State level,
  4. Develop project concept notes on nutrition specific and nutrition sensitive issues.
Main Responsibilities
Specific responsibilities include but will not be limited to:
  1. Familiarization with the history, vision and mission, key strategic approaches and recent work of Save the Children India including meetings with relevant staff, senior management, as well as review of the previous strategic plan, current workplan activities, other relevant documents, reports and materials.
  2. Preface the strategic plan with a scan of the India environment and the legislative framework as it exists
  3. A scan of external landscape (national and global) that can impact (positively/ negatively) on Save the Children India's strategy
  4. Key Stakeholders interview and consultation to get inputs for strategy design and organize a workshop with Save the Children staff to finalize the strategy
  5. Develop a multi-year strategic plan including strategy on humanitarian crisis and nutrition for Save the Children with key strategic objectives, operational approaches, key sectors of engagement with risk analysis and prioritization, milestones and high-level indicators for success;
  6. Resource mobilization plan for implementing the  Nutrition Strategy
  7. Develop and set in process steps to increase Save the Children India’s thematic depth, especially at the State level
  8. Capacity assessment and orientation of selected state staff
  9. Develop project concept notes on nutrition specific and nutrition sensitive issues including concepts on food security, agriculture and WASH.
  10. Document Save the Children nutrition interventions in India
Profile Requirements:
  1. A minimum of 10 years’ national and international level experience in strategic planning, capacity building on public health nutrition  
  2. Proven excellent communication, facilitation and documentation skills
  3. Analytical and conceptual ability
  4. Ability to work collaboratively with multiple individuals and groups
  5. Excellent communication, facilitation and synthesis skills
  6. Excellent organizational skills
Interested candidates should mention the job code in the subject line and send their CV as an attachment at jobs@savethechildren.in


Save the Children aims to be an equal opportunity employer. Women candidates are encouraged to apply. Recruitment and selection procedures & checks reflect our commitment to protect children from abuse.

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