Health and Nutrition Senior Technical Advisor

Organization Name: Food for the Hungry

Job title: Health and Nutrition Senior Technical Advisor

Job Location: Washington DC

URL to apply:

Close date: October 11, 2019

Job Description: ( see below)

The Health and Nutrition Senior Technical Advisor will be responsible for the global Health and Nutrition Strategy, designed to provide technical leadership and guidance to the Regional and Field Offices (RO & FO) for the design and implementation of programs for the improvement of health and nutrition in FH program areas. This position will ensure that technical approaches are aligned to countries strategies, and technical programs are designed with a clearly articulated Theory of Change in the achievement of the Child Focus Community Transformation targets, ministry performance, and are implemented according to work plans, and budgets. In addition, will ensure CFCT quality standards are met, and appropriate personnel are hired and timely reports are prepared and submitted to the Director of Health Programs.

Key Result #1 – Provide technical support to ongoing health and nutrition programs (50%).
Key Result #2 – Provide technical support for the development of new programs (40%).
Key Result #3 – Represent FH at Private Voluntary Organization (PVO) coordination and briefing meetings (10%).

A resume and an application are required to apply for this position. This position will close to applications October 11, 2019. For a complete version of the job description, qualifications, and to apply, access our Career page:

FH benefits include (for USA):
Health insurance, 100% company paid for employees
Paid holidays, vacation, & sick leave
401(k) with an employer match up to 4%
Public transportation subsidy for non-virtual employees
Professional development and continuing education opportunities

Values, Vision, and Purpose
At Food for the Hungry, we operate under a set of guiding principles we call “The Heartbeat.” This includes our Values, Vision, and Purpose, which serve as the explanation of who we are and how we work as an organization. Together we follow God’s call responding to human suffering and graduating communities from extreme poverty.