The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) commissioned GIZ to implement the Social Protection Programme (SPP) and Food and Nutrition Security Programme (FNSP) in Malawi. SPP seeks to support the Government of Malawi to strengthen the coordination and implementation of the Malawi National Social Support Programme II (MNSSP II). MNSSP II is the overarching framework for the implementation of the national social protection policy. It has 5 pillars including consumption support, resilient livelihoods and shock sensitive social protection, systems strengthening and linkages. GIZ is working closely with the Poverty Reduction and Social Protection Division (PRSP) in the Ministry of Economic Planning and Development and Public Sector Reforms. The country package Malawi, of the global Food and Nutrition Security Programme (FNSP) aims at improving the nutrition situation and resilience to food crises of women and children under two in the districts of Dedza and Salima. Key indicators of the programme are to improve dietary diversity of women and minimum acceptable diet of children, but also to improve the food security situation of households in the target communities.
To successfully implement the SPP and FNSP programmes, GIZ is looking to recruit a Technical Advisor – Communications and Knowledge Management
Reporting to the Team leader, the Technical advisor – Communications and knowledge management is responsible for:
Provide support to GIZ SPP and FNSP communication on:
C. Qualifications and experience
D. Working conditions
The position is based in Lilongwe with frequent travel to GIZ SPP and FNSP programme districts.
Interested applicants are invited to forward a CV and covering letter expressing their motivation and experience related to the job. Clearly indicate in subject line the position being applied for.
The Head of HR
GIZ Country Office
Mtendere Drive 10/319
P.O. Box 31131
Deadline for receiving applications is 30th October 2020. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. GIZ is an equal opportunity employer. Female candidates are encouraged to apply.