Vacancies

Nigeria | Due: 02/10/17

The position is expected to enhance nutrition support in northeast Nigeria, in collaboration with ACF, with the objectives of better understanding of the current nutrition and mortality situation and improving decision support. The Nutrition Analyst Consultant will provide logistical and technical support to improve the availability of nutrition information and quality of analysis throughout Nigeria.  

Interested candidates should apply online and upload a CV and cover letter in English: https://fewsnet.formstack.com/forms/nigeria_nutrition_specialist.  Applicant review will begin on February 3rd, with resumes being accepted through the 10th. This position is open to qualified Nigeria national citizens/residents and will be based in Action Against Hunger office in Abuja or Maiduguri. No telephone inquiries. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Supporting documents will be required when short-listed.

Worldwide | Due: 02/03/17

The overall objective of the international agricultural market specialist is to provide the FEWS NET Markets and Trade team support to gather evidence and conduct in-depth analysis of key agricultural commodity markets in different countries. The work will include a combination of remote desk research and in person field assessments. The information collected will serve as input for market knowledge base and other special (response) reports.

This is a remote position that can be done from anywhere, with potential short-term field travel to Africa, Middle East, and Latin America/Caribbean.

Interested candidates should apply online here: https://fewsnet.formstack.com/forms/intl_agro_market_specialist by February 3, 2017. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted.

Washington, DC | Due: 01/31/17

FEWS NET seeks a Database Management Consultant (DMC) to manage and implement the collection, processing, cleaning, validation, and formatting of data sets for archiving in the FEWS NET Data Warehouse. The DMC will play a key role within FEWS NET’s the Knowledge Management Group, which includes the Communications Coordinator, ICT Manager, GIS Manager, and Database Manager.

Interested candidates should apply through the Chemonics Career Center at https://chk.tbe.taleo.net/chk05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp;jsessionid=924AF4B37C8080BD24421D30D65A91CD?org=CHEMONICS&cws=39&rid=1705 by Tuesday, January 31, 2016. 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.