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Due Date: Diciembre 6, 2019
Due Date: Diciembre 6, 2019
Due Date: Diciembre 6, 2019
Due Date: Diciembre 18, 2019
Bujumbura, Burundi | Due: 12/06/19

FEWS NET seeks applications from qualified and experienced Burundian professionals to fill one full-time Driver/Administrative Assistant position in Bujumbura, Burundi.

The Burundi Driver/Administrative Assistant will be responsible for driving and maintaining the project vehicle, as well as assisting with administrative duties.


Minimum qualifications include:
- Fluency in French and proficiency in English is required
- Must have completed primary school
- A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in an equivalent position
- Valid Burundian driver/administrative assistant’s license and good driving record is required
- Understanding of auto mechanics required; Certification in mechanics or automobile maintenance beneficial

Please refer and view the full job description for the Burundi Driver/Administrative Assistant by clicking on the PDF file link below. Interested and qualified candidates should fill out the general information form and upload their CV and a cover letter at https://fewsnet.formstack.com/forms/bi_driver_fewsnet2019 by December 6, 2019.

All application materials, including responses to the general information form, CVs, and cover letters, should be provided in English

Bujumbura, Burundi | Due: 12/06/19

FEWS NET seeks applications from qualified and experienced Burundian professionals to fill one full-time Office Manager/Accountant (OM/A) position in Bujumbura, Burundi.

The Burundi Office Manager/ Accountant (OM/A) is responsible for all financial matters relating to the project, including managing the project’s accounting transactions and books, monitoring project budget expenditures, and assuring proper financial reporting.

Minimum qualifications include:
- Fluency in spoken and written English and French is required, local language skills desirable 
- Bachelor’s degree certified by the Ministry of Higher Education in Accounting, Finance, or related field is required; Masters preferred. Significant, directly related professional experience can substitute for education experience
- At least six years of relevant experience in accounting and financial and procurement management

Please refer and view the full job description for the Burundi Office Manager/Accountant by clicking on the PDF file link below. Interested and qualified candidates should fill out the general information form and upload their CV and a cover letter at https://fewsnet.formstack.com/forms/bi_oma_fewsnet2019 by December 6, 2019.

All application materials, including responses to the general information form, CVs, and cover letters, should be provided in English.

Washington, D.C. | Due: 12/06/19

FEWS NET is seeking applications from qualified and experienced professionals to fill one full-time Nutrition Advisor position in Washington, D.C.

The Nutrition Advisor will support the improved use of nutrition information and analysis in FEWS NET’s food security analysis and reporting. 

The main responsibilities of this role include:
1. Providing technical guidance on the inclusion and use of health and nutrition information in food security monitoring, assessments, and analysis
2. Overseeing the development and maintenance of a nutrition database and health survey data for FEWS NET presence countries
3. Conducting nutrition causal analysis (NCA) studies to understand the causes of undernutrition in different contexts

The minimum qualifications for this position are:
- Authorization to work in the United States required
- English fluency required; working knowledge of French is preferred
- Master's degree in a discipline directly relevant to the position, preferably in nutrition or public health, required. Significant, directly related professional experience can substitute for education experience.

The full job description can be viewed below. Interested candidates should apply to the Nutrition Advisor position at https://chu.tbe.taleo.net/chu02/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CHEMONICS&cws=1&rid=3454 by November 29, 2019.

Kampala, Uganda | Due: 12/18/19

FEWS NET seeks applications from qualified and experienced Ugandan professionals to fill one full-time Deputy Country Representative (DCR) position in Kampala, Uganda.

The DCR will assist the Country Representative (CR) to provide quality control for the deliverables of the project and will help ensure that activities and products are delivered in a timely manner.

The main responsibilities of this role include
1. Technical Activities
2. Partnership, Representation, and Network Development
3. Management 

The minimum qualifications for this position are:
- Fluency in English required, local language skills desirable
- An advanced university degree in a discipline relevant to the work of FEWS NET, such as agricultural economics, agronomy, nutrition, climatology, anthropology, or social geography. Significant, directly related professional experience can substitute for educational experience. 
- At least two years of relevant experience in early warning/food security information systems, food security analysis, or other related fields

Please refer and view the full job description for the Uganda Deputy Country Representative by clicking on the PDF file link below. Interested and qualified candidates should fill out the general information form and upload their CV and a cover letter at https://fewsnet.formstack.com/forms/dcr_ug_fewsnet by December 18, 2019

All application materials, including responses to the general information form, CVs, and cover letters, should be provided in English.

About FEWS NET

La Red de Sistemas de Alerta Temprana contra la Hambruna es un proveedor de primera línea de alertas tempranas y análisis sobre la inseguridad alimentaria. Creada por la USAID en 1985 con el fin de ayudar a los responsables de tomar decisiones a prever crisis humanitarias, FEWS NET proporciona análisis asentados en evidencia sobre unos 35 países. Entre los integrantes del equipo ejecutor figuran la NASA, NOAA, USDA y el USGS, así como Chemonics International Inc. y Kimetrica. Lea más sobre nuestro trabajo.

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