Background and Purpose
Welthungerhilfe is one of the largest German non-governmental organisations in the areas of development co-operation and emergency relief. Primarily in co-operation with local partner organisations, its task is to contribute to improvement in the nutritional and income base for the low-income populations in Afnca, Asia and Latin America. Welthungerhilfe has been implementing projects in Malawi continuously since 2013. Sector focus is on WASH, Food and Nutrition Security, Livelihoods and when necessary, Emergency response
WHH Malawi is looking for a project specialist with experience in advocacy in food and nutrition security to implement the Malawi component of a Multi-County Program funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation end Development (BMZ). The successful candidate will work closely with two WHH partners that are implementing the project in Mangochi District and on national level The Multi-Country Program “Strengthening Rural Governance for the Right to Adequate Food’ implemented in 4 countries Malawi, Kenya, Bukina Faso and India.
The position is based in Lilongwe. Duty trips to the project area in Mangochi as well as trips to other program countries and globe! conferences are required
The position is to be filled as soon as possible with an initial contract period of one year, with a possibility of extension
POSITION : RIGHT TO FOOD PROJECT SPECIALIST
START DATE – 1 July 2020
Tasks and responsibilities of the position: