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Health and Nutrition Manager

Humanity for Development and Prosperity Oragnziation (HDPO) is a non-governmental, non-profit its headquarter is in Uganda, registered in Sudan in early 2020. its opertaions areas are Darfur, ALjazera, Red Sea, and Senar states covering multi sectors. The organization works in the overty redcuatiom and respond to basic needs through providing humanitarian assistance with a focus on promoting communities and institutional capacity building, peacebuilding, life-saving services, working and supporting good governance.


 No. of Post: 1
 Duty Station: Khartoum
 Closing Date: 15 Jan 2021


The Health and Nutrition Manager will guide all H&N work in Sudan to develop further and implement H&N strategies.



 Duties and responsibilities:

The main purpose of the position is to facilitate health and nutrition activities in Sudan by managing community-based treatment of malnutrition and curative and preventive and health programming. To provide direction to the program to develop local capacity to sustain health programs in the long term.


  • Manage supervision of all nutrition and health programming in all locations in Sudan
  • Supervise the safe and efficient management of nutrition and health supplies and equipment.
  • Support the implementation of timely and accurate data collection systems, monitor data for accuracy, and respond appropriately with programmatic changes as needed to meet targets.
  • recruit and assess staff training needs and make appropriate referrals for training. Where required, organize, facilitate, and/or provide training in nutrition and health personnel.
  • Play an active role in the development of proposals, budget, and project review processes.
  • Coordinate nutrition and health activities with Ministries of Health, UN agencies, other implementing partners, and funding agencies.
  • Coordinate nutrition and health program development with local counterparts, State Health Department, and local leadership focusing on using a community development approach at all program planning and implementation stages.
  • Ensure compliance with WHO and MOH guidelines and policies in each program component.
  • Maintain clear communication with all staff on at least a weekly basis.
  • Promote developing a sustainable health program by offering creative ideas and new approaches to solving problems in the health program.

 Minimum Qualification, Skills and Experience Required:

The following knowledge, skills, and abilities may be acquired through formal schooling, self-education, prior experience, on the job training, or a combination of the above:

  • Bachelor’s degree in H&N or field related/relevant to international H&N work
  • Proven technical knowledge and capacity to lead the implementation of H&N activities, projects, programs
  • Good understanding of links between emergency and development programs, familiar with project cycle management.
  • Experience in donor reporting, e.g., SHF, USAID, EU, UN Agencies preferred.
  • Experience in hardship postings/complex emergencies, with proven leadership experience; Able to work in a fluid and insecure area;
  • Strong planning and organizational skills; Experience in good project planning and design.
  • Ability to manage budgets, understand financial accountability procedures, logistics, and commodity tracking.
  • Conflict resolution and negotiation skills. Interpersonal and Cross-cultural sensitivity and experience.
  • Computer and Reporting databases or other tools.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and to deal with problems and issues both promptly and efficiently.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to rural locations and live in sometimes basic conditions.

Please submit the application through Sudanjob.net :

  1. A cover letter clearly outlines the specific skills and knowledge you’d bring to the job and how they are a good fit for this position\'s responsibilities.
  2. A resume detailing relevant experiences, work history, and accomplishments.


Only applications submitted electronically will be considered.

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