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    Apply: FAO Food Security and Nutrition Specialist

    Deadline: 27 May, 2020

    Location: Rome, Italy

    The FAO is seeking to fill the position of a Food Security and Nutrition Specialist. The Food Security and Nutrition Specialist reports to the Global Food Security Cluster Coordinator.


    • Lead a comprehensive review of analytical tools and programming and monitoring practices with the aim of supporting a coherent and technically sound programme integration
    • Identify and compile food security emergency and development response activities for different humanitarian contexts
    • Provide technical analysis and classification of food security emergency and development response activities and analytical tools
    • Ensure the food security response plan deploys humanitarian, development and peace approaches
    • Develop an integrating framework to orient/guide action integration in the food security action plan
    • Work in a participatory manner with all available food security and nutrition actors to integrate technical advice from specialists and products owners
    • Proactively contribute to sharing information, preparing progress and technical reports and other information and advocacy products
    • Test and support programmatic integration during field travel mission, as requested
    • Support consolidation of lessons learnt from piloting countries, and support the generation of a protocol for collective planning


    • Advanced university degree (master’s or equivalent) in Statistics, Economics or relevant social or natural science or other related disciplines relevant to the mandate of the FAO
    • Five years of proven experience, minimum, in food security and nutrition analysis, in response analysis and mapping and more generally in data management and in preparing analytical communication documents
    • Working knowledge of English and French

    To apply and for more information, click here.

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