Vacancies

Open Vacancies

Due Date: February 27, 2020
Due Date: February 25, 2020
Kabul, Afghanistan | Due: 02/27/20

The Country Representative (CR) serves as the technical, administrative, and political (representational) head of each field office. The CR represents the project at the local level, provides quality control for the deliverables of the project, and ensures 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, Pashtu, and Dari is required, local language skills are 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 education experience. 
- At least five 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 Afghanistan 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/cr_af_fewsnet by February 27, 2020

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

N'Djamena | Due: 02/25/20

The Country Representative (CR) serves as the technical, administrative, and political (representational) head of each field office. The CR represents the project at the local level, provides quality control for the deliverables of the project, and ensures 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 and French is 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 five 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 Chad 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/td_cm_fewsnet by February 25, 2020

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

Niamey, Niger | Due: 02/28/20

FEWS NET seeks applications from qualified and experienced Nigerian professionals to fill one full-time West Africa Regional Food Security Specialist – Nutrition (RFSS-N) position in Niamey, Niger.

The RFSS-N will support the Regional Representative (RR) in implementing FEWS NET’s nutrition priorities and will coordinate nutrition fieldwork in the West Africa region. 

The main responsibilities of this role include
1. Monitoring, analysis, and reporting
2. Technical capacity development and guidance
3. Leadership, representation, and liaison 
 
The minimum qualifications for this position are:
-Fluency in English and French is required, local language skills desirable
-Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or higher) in nutrition, public health, or a related technical field. Directly related professional experience can substitute for education experience

Please refer and view the full job description for the West Africa Regional Food Security Specialist – Nutrition 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/wa_rfssn_2020 by February 28, 2020.

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

About FEWS NET

The Famine Early Warning Systems Network is a leading provider of early warning and analysis on food insecurity. Created by USAID in 1985 to help decision-makers plan for humanitarian crises, FEWS NET provides evidence-based analysis on some 28 countries. Implementing team members include NASA, NOAA, USDA, and USGS, along with Chemonics International Inc. and Kimetrica. Read more about our work.

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