Nutrition Specialist

Organization    : Plan Vietnam
Job Title        : Nutrition Specialist
Location        : Hanoi
Reports to    : Master Project Manager – Health

Job purpose: To provide technical support on planning, monitoring and facilitating of all health related activities with a focus on child nutrition program for the health master project which is implemented at the program units of Plan in Vietnam.

Main responsibilities:
- Responsible for designing the nutrition program’s activities, monitoring formats, report consolidating to ensure the project progress.
- Annual review the Detailed Implementation Planning (DIP) for nutrition program.
- Work with local partners and trainer teams to organize training on nutrition program with an updated from NIN and WHO for CHS (commune health station) staff, VHW (village health worker) and IEC for local people.
- Provide technical support for field based staff and partners.
- Support PU’s health team to facilitate the communities reflection meetings for yearly budgeting, updating the finance plans, spending progress.
- Enhance partnership with key partners and networking with other NGOs/agencies at provincial and national levels.

- University graduate in medical, public health, community health, nutrition or related fields.
- Three years experience managing the child nutrition/maternal-child health projects and community health development projects,
- Experience in working with government agencies at all levels,
- Knowledge of technical expertise in child nutrition, child health and health system in Vietnam
- Good interpersonal, influencing, negotiation, conceptual and analytical skills;
- Good  English skills, both oral and written.

Plan is an international humanitarian, child centered community development organization without religious, political or governmental affiliation. Plan’s vision is a world in which all children realize their full potential in societies that respect people’s rights and dignity.

Working with children, their families and communities in 50 of the world’s poorest countries, Plan today is one of the world’s largest international development organizations, committed to the well being of children and to support the Convention on the Rights of the Child. Plan is an equal opportunity employer. In Vietnam, Plan works in partnership with local people, organizations and government bodies at all levels.

How to Apply:

Pls submit your Application Letter and CV in English to:

Human Resources Department - Plan in Vietnam
10th floor Capital Building, 72 Tran Hung Dao, Hanoi, Vietnam
Email: [email protected]
For more information about Plan, please visit our website:

Deadline: 03 September 2009.

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Plan in Vietnam
Ha Noi
Application Deadline: 
Thu, 2009-09-03