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Job Description

District Consultant - WIFS, VHSND & IYCF

International Development Agency

Gaya, Bihar

1. POSITION VACANT: District Consultant - WIFS, VHSND & IYCF, International Development Agency (IDA), Gaya, Bihar

2. ORGANIZATION BACKGROUND:

Our client is a respected, International Development Agency, that works across the globe to promote children's survival, protection and development.

Project Background:

Gaya is one of the high priority district under RMNCH+A and is a focus district for IDA to support the State Health Society (SHS) and ICDS, Government of Bihar in demonstrating the universalisation of nutrition interventions  such as Arogya Diwas, PMMVY, SABLA, MAA and IM-SAM and other nutrition programmes in the District and in other district of the Division.

3. JOB DESCRIPTION/ RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under the overall guidance of the District Programe Officers, ICDS, Gaya and Civil Surgeon, Gaya the District Consultant shall be responsible for providing technical assistance to implement the Arogya Diwas, MAA, PMMVY, IM-SAM and SABLA programme.

Key Job Responsibilities:

(1) Roll out of Arogya Diwas in the District. Develop a system for strengthen supply availability at delivery points such that supply breakdown for Arogya Diwas does not take place;
(2)  Initiate system for external field monitoring and review of progress of the Arogya Diwas, NRC and MAA;
(4) Assist SHS-GoB in partnership with NMCH in development of MBHFI and bottle-free guidelines and demonstration of the same in selected facilities in Gaya;
(5) Assist the DHS in achievement of sphere standard for the NRC;
(6) Any other activity that may be identified as per programme need.

4. QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND COMPETENCIES:

Qualification:
(1) Applicants must have a Master’s in Public Health/ Humanities/ Home Science (Nutrition);
(2) Candidates who have completed Ph.D. shall be preferred.

Experience:
(1) Minimum four years of post-qualification experience in supporting nutrition programmes;
(2) Prior exposure to work on Nutrition programmes will be preferred.

Skills and Competencies:
(1) Willingness to travel as required for work;
(2) Good computing skills in Microsoft package;
(3) Good command over English and Hindi.

5. NATURE OF ENGAGEMENT:

The SC-MI shall be hired on a consultancy contract through Strategic Alliance Management Services P Ltd. (SAMS), a respected HR Agency.

6. PROFESSIONAL FEES:

Professional fees of the selected candidate shall be Rs. 74,900/- per month for the period of the consultancy assignment. (Note: Subsistence, Mobility and Contingency support shall be separately provided, to address field travel and related costs incurred by the DC-VI).

7. LOCATION: Gaya with need base travel to field.

8. DURATION:

The consultancy assignment will be effective from the date of joining till June 30, 2018.

9. REFERENCE: DC-VIG

10. CONTACT INFORMATION:

Senior Consultant
Strategic Alliance Management Services P Ltd.
1/1B, Choudhary Hetram House, Bharat Nagar 
New Friends Colony, New Delhi 110 025
Phone Nos.: 011- 2684 2162; 4165 3612 
Email: dc-vig@sams.co.in

11. APPLICATION PROCESS:

Eligible candidates interested in this position are requested to apply to dc-vig@sams.co.in with a cover letter, discussing their interest in and suitability for the position, along with an updated resume, giving details of three references, current cost to organization and expected compensation, by February 7, 2018. For further details, please visit www.sams.co.in

IDA is an equal opportunity employer. Women candidates are encouraged to apply.