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Provincial Manager, Wheat Flour Fortification Job in Pakistan
Nutrition International , Pakistan

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Experience
1 Year
Salary
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
No
Career Level
Telecommute
No
Qualification
Master's Degree
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Feb 23, 2021
Last Date
May 23, 2021
Location(s)

Job Description

Employment Type: Project, Full Time

Title: Provincial Manager, Wheat Flour Fortification

Location: Karachi, Sindh

Deadline for submission: March 5, 2021

About us

At Nutrition International, we make a difference, because nutrition is the difference.

Woven into the very fabric of our approach is the passion and drive of our team of over 400 people, working in 13 offices across 11 countries with one common goal: transforming the lives of people who need it most through improved nutrition.

If you are a motivated and passionate individual who shares our conviction that a better world is possible through improved nutrition, wants to leave the world a little better than they found it, and is looking to be part of a global team with a clear vision, we want to hear from you. Please consider applying for the position below.

Know our team

Nutrition International’s Operations unit is a dedicated team of program implementation experts who are responsible for contributing to the overall management of NI’s field operations in Asia and Africa. The Wheat Flour Fortification program is key NI program operational in all Provinces of Pakistan. To improve program effectiveness, NI is placing Provincial Manager at Sindh, to provide technical assistance to the provincial food department, and other government departments and industry (wheat flour mills) as required.

The Provincial Manager will be responsible for the successful implementation of Wheat Flour Fortification program in Sindh province in consultation and coordination with food department/ food authority, other government departments, industry representatives (wheat flour mills) NGOs and others working in nutrition sector, academia, and research institutions. However, she/he is encouraged not to interact with media without the presence of National Program Manager and/or the Country Director.

About you

You are a mid-level professional with extensive experience in program management working with international development organization preferably in the field of health and nutrition.

You have an excellent ability to communicate and develop good working relation with government, internal and external stakeholder.

About the role

The Provincial Manager (PM) will work in close coordination with other NI program (USI, VAS, Right Start, Edible Oil fortification) and support the NPM Wheat Flour Fortification to implement all aspects of the wheat flour fortification components of the Food Fortification Program of NI in Sindh province. This will include but not limited to: Support for project planning in the province.

  • Close coordination with key government and industry stakeholders at provincial level to establish multi-stakeholder coordination platforms;
  • Advocacy in the province for appropriate legislation, regulations etc. for mandatory fortification;
  • Strengthening public sector management for food control and quality assurance;
  • Support the development of monitoring systems;
  • Recruitment of wheat flour mills to the project;
  • Identification of equipment needs and the establishment of linkage of wheat flour mills with premix suppliers.

What we offer

Nutrition International offers a highly competitive market pay, including health and wellness benefits, medical insurance, accidental insurance plan, flexible work hours, four weeks of vacation (plus public holidays), and support for learning and development opportunities. We offer a collaborative and engaging work environment. Read more to know more about us Top Employers of National Capital Region 2020.

Nutrition International is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an inclusive, equitable, and accessible work environment. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process.

Please note that all our offers are conditional subject to appropriate screening checks and satisfactory reference checks. This is a full-time project position located in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. For more detailed information about the role, please click on the Job description

How to apply?

Nutrition International is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free work environment and encourages applications from all qualified individuals.

To apply please visit: https://apply.workable.com/j/6D19A9326D

The closing date for receiving applications is March 5, 2021. Only short-listed candidates will receive an acknowledgment and will be called for personal interactions. The starting salary for this position is PKR 32,48,782 Per Annum.

Telephone inquiries WILL NOT be accepted. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those chosen to participate in the interview process will be contacted.

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