Currently Nutrition International is seeking applications for:Technical Advisor – Nutritional SurveillanceJob #PTS076Nutrition International’s Global Technical Services Unit, based in Ottawa, leads on the quality assurance of Nutrition International’s research and programs, and the dissemination and translation of new knowledge to influence and improve national and global policies and practice. Nutrition International’s Technical Advisor for Nutritional Surveillance contributes to the design of, and the roll out and use of tools for survey data collection, analysis, interpretation and dissemination; collection, cleaning, aggregation, validation, analysis, dissemination and use of Nutrition International’s surveillance data; and compilation of technical information on surveillance methods and material related to surveillance.Responsibilities include:•Planning and coordinating surveillance work•Management of surveys or nutrition information system support•Oversight of surveillance work managed by Nutrition International Regions•Technical support and knowledge generation •Representation and profileRequirements include:•Postgraduate level degree, doctorate preferred, in health economics, decision analytics, statistics, or related field.•At least 5 years of demonstrated analytical and modeling experience, a major portion of which dedicated to economic evaluations of health care interventions. •At least 3 years’ experience in managerial roles.•Knowledge of public health. Specialty in nutrition is an asset.•Working knowledge of statistics, decision analysis and visualization software such as SPSS, STATA or R•Demonstrated ability to communicate research methods and results into publishable manuscripts for peer-reviewed journals.•Currently legally entitled to work in CanadaFor a complete job description please visit our website at www.NutritionIntl.org/careersTo apply for this position: Please forward your resume and cover letter to hr@NutritionIntl.org quoting job#: PTS076 in the subject line or apply directly to https://nutritionintl.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=8. Competition closes June 16, 2017. Please note that this position is located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Selected candidates must currently be legally entitled to work in Canada. Telephone inquiries WILL NOT be accepted. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those chosen to participate in the interview process will be contacted.Nutrition International is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free work environment and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Workplace accommodations are available should you be contacted regarding this competition. Please advise Human Resources of any accommodation requirements at that time.
Founded in 1992, Nutrition International is a global organization dedicated to delivering proven nutrition interventions to those who need them most. Working in partnership with countries, donors and implementers, our experts conduct cutting-edge nutrition research, support critical policy formulation, and integrate nutrition into broader development programs. In more than 60 countries, primarily ...in Asia and Africa, Nutrition International nourishes people to nourish life.
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