Vacancies

Worldwide | Due: 03/09/17

The Food Security Analyst position is part of the Decision Support Group (DSG), a ten-person unit within the Washington, D.C.-based FEWS NET Technical Team comprised of senior management and livelihoods, markets and trade, nutrition, and communications technical staff. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.

Responsibilities include:

  • Synthesize market and trade, nutrition, livelihoods, and other food security analysis for the development of regular, high-quality early warning information products
  • Review field-authored food security reporting, primarily for countries where FEWS NET has a local office
  • Contribute to the monthly Food Assistance Outlook Brief for senior staff of Food for Peace
  • Develop and present technical briefings to U.S. government staff and other partners
  • Conduct field visits to support assessments and technical analysis

Please apply online at https://fewsnet.formstack.com/forms/food_security_analyst by March 9, 2017. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted.

About FEWS NET

The Famine Early Warning Systems Network is a leading provider of early warning and analysis on food insecurity. Created by USAID in 1985 to help decision-makers plan for humanitarian crises, FEWS NET provides evidence-based analysis on some 35 countries. Implementing team members include NASA, NOAA, USDA, and USGS, along with Chemonics International Inc. and Kimetrica. Read more about our work.