Fresher Infant and Young Child Feeding Officer Job Opportunities – Andre Foods International

Organisation: Andre Foods
International
Duty Station:  Uganda
Reports to:  Nutrition Officer
About US:
Andre Foods International is a registered consultancy firm in Uganda
with a broad-based approach to different scientific and humanitarian
challenges.  AFC provides
multi-dimensional solutions to particularly food processing, food security,
nutrition, water and sanitation, training, environment and research. The firm
has been involved in consultancy work with government, industrialists, local
clients, as well humanitarian work for international Non-governmental organizations
(NGOs) and the UN agencies.
Key Duties and
Responsibilities:  
  • The incumbent will also act as an
    effective member in promoting, supporting and protecting Infant and Young
    Child Feeding (IYCF) practices (give IYCF awareness sessions and IYCF
    individual counselling sessions as necessary).
  • Make sure that all staff understand and
    implement the IYCF program guidelines
  • Prepare training materials and conduct
    IYCF trainings when necessary
  • Ensure appropriate and consistent
    education messaging to mothers at all contact points
  • Actively participate in the development of
    mother care groups and together, develop regular work plans
     



Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate should preferably hold
    a University degree in Food Science and Technology or Dietetics and Human
    Nutrition.
  • At least two years of working experience
    in the same field.
  • Proficiency in speaking any of these
    languages Lugbara, Madi and Kiswahili will be an added advantage.
How to Apply:
All candidates should deliver a cover letter, academic documents and
detailed CV indicating day-time telephone numbers, address and names of three
(3) referees with their addresses to:-
Andre Foods International (AFI) Head Office,
Millennium Plaza, First floor, Next to Prestige Driving School, Spring Rd Bugolobi,
Kampala. Uganda 
E-mail:
pearlkomukama@yahoo.co.uk
Deadline: 27th October 2017 by 5:00pm
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