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2 Job Opportunities DODOMA at INADES-Formation Tanzania (IFTz)

Position: Nutrition Officer


Company: INADES Formation Tanzania
Location: Tanzania
State: Dodoma Jobs
Job type: Full-Time
Job category: Agricultural Jobs in Tanzania

General Description of the Job:
He/She will be responsible for the project output 4: increased consumption of high nutritious diets through women and youth participation in sustainable nutritional sensitive horticulture value chains in Iringa and Njombe and reporting all nutritional aspects of the project, “Building inclusive and competitive horticulture businesses in Tanzania’s Southern Highlands”

Responsibilities and Duties

  • The nutrition officer will work under the general supervision of the program coordinator and will require independent initiative in the preparation, and implementation of nutrition activities in the target areas.
  • He/She will coordinate and implement the nutrition activities through increasing market access and consumption of diverse and quality vegetables.
  • He/She will establish network of LGA community development officers that raise awareness and coach community leaders on the importance of high-nutrition diets.
  • He/She will establish women and youth peer groups in the FBOs to promote high-nutrition diets.
  • He/She will support establishment of commercial high nutritious traditional vegetable seeds production.
  • Raise community awareness and consumption of diversified, nutrient dense, fortified and nutritionally adequate vegeta­bles.
  • Improve nutritional status and intervention through increasing production of diverse and safe vegetables, increased household food availability and gender sensitive interventions.
  • Coordinating capacity building and technical support for beneficiaries on nutrition issues including nutrition dietary diversification and nutrient dense diets.
  • Work with the M&E officer to monitor beneficiary adoption of the new nutrition targeted practices and vegetable consumption methodologies.
  • Promoting food safety including appropriate methods of handling, preservation, processing, storage and utilization of foods.
  • Disseminating and promoting/demonstrating vegetable preparation and utilization; best practices; and energy and time saving methods for women.
  • Establish linkages and facilitating collaboration across relevant sectors, agencies and public stakeholders working with the targeted community.
  • Executing any other duties assigned by the supervisor.
  • Strengthen and promote community engagement processes in the project areas, particularly identifying project benefi­ciaries, assessing their needs and addressing and resolving community issues.
  • Perform and document regular monitoring of all project activities in close coordination with the M&E officer.
  • Ensure a safe working environment for all people involved in project implementation and maintain the highest standards of behaviour when working with the project beneficiaries.
  • Adherence to all organizational policies and procedures as outlined in policies and procedure manuals.
  • Responsible for establishing and maintaining a good working relationship with all staff and for attending and participating in regular staff meetings.
  • Any other duties as assigned from time to time.

Qualifications

  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in nutrition and or related fields,
  • Have at least 5 years relevant work experience in enhancing nutrition awareness raising, preferably with rural communities.
  • Experience with development and dissemination of nutrition promotional materials for rural communities through use of varieties of media is highly preferred.

Job Title: Conservation Agriculture Coordinator

Company: INADES Formation Tanzania
Location: Tanzania
State: Dodoma Jobs
Job type: Full-Time
Job category: Agricultural Jobs in Tanzania

Main Purpose:
Responsible for co-ordination and execution of socio-economic training activities in the fields of agroforestry, soil and water conservation, land-use management, adaptation to effects of climate change, organic farming and conservation agriculture.

Qualifications and Experience:
A minimum of bachelor’s degree in either of the following: agri­culture, sustainable, conservation agriculture, agroecology, climate change and or related fields. Have a minimum work experience of 3 years in at least one of the above fields fot one to be eligible for 2 Job Opportunities DODOMA at INADES-Formation Tanzania (IFTz)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Under the supervision of CPD, takes part in drawing up of Annual Budget through identify­ing activities to be done, duration etc., within the framework of Policy Guidelines.
  • Conduct trainings on soil and water conservation, land-use management, farmer innovations in soil and water management, organic farming and sustainable agriculture.
  • Co-ordinates and implements training activities under the Institution Capacity Building of Vi Agroforestry Core Partners Project, Sustainable agriculture, Food Security and Environmen­tal Conservation.
  • Co-ordinates project activities in the Dodoma areas particularly Chemba and Kondoa Districts, in collaboration with other trainers.
  • Oversee and support ICBP project officers in the co-ordination and implementation of proj­ect activities, including organizational capacity building of targeted NGOs and CBOs locat­ed in Mara, Mwanza and Kagera Regions
  • Drafts Educational Materials in consultation with and the supervision of the CPD and in collaboration with other trainers and the Managing Director
  • Prepare activity and monthly reports, under the supervision and evaluation of the CPD.
  • Collaborates with other trainers in carrying out of Social Studies, Researches and other Con­sultancy Assignments undertaken in accordance with the planning of activities and after agreement with the Managing Director.
  • Undertakes any other duties as may be assigned by the line manager and or The Managing Director of the NO.

MODE OF APPLICATION:
Applications for 2 Job Opportunities DODOMA at INADES-Formation Tanzania (IFTz) , including cover letter, resume and copies of academic certificates and testimonials should be sent to:

The Managing Director, INADES Formation Tanzania, P. 0. Box 203, Dodoma.
Email: inadesformation.tanzania@inadesfo.net no later than 18th March 2020, at 17:00hrs