Country Manager, Afghanistan

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Location
Kabul, Afghanistan
Salary
Competitive
Job Advert

GAIN is now seeking a Country Manager to develop and lead its strategy and programming in one of its key and most challenging countries in the region, Afghanistan. Working with public and private sector partners, NGOs and CSOs, we are looking to create innovative and market-based sustainable models to improve the nutrition of populations at risk of malnutrition.

With your strategic thinking and leadership abilities, you will represent GAIN's interests in Afghanistan and be responsible for playing a key role in the development of our country level nutrition strategy.  Leading our resource mobilization efforts in-country, you will build and develop relationships with key stakeholders including within government institutions, the donor community, NGOs and the private sector.

Your experience in developing and managing projects in a multi-cultural environment will be crucial, preferably in the delivery of nutrition, food fortification or other public health programs in the region, in order to provide effective management and support to program activities.  With responsibility for all aspects of GAIN's Afghanistan office, experience of building and leading teams in a start up environment is essential.  Prior experience of Afghanistan is highly desirable. 

You have a Bachelors or Masters degree in food science, nutrition, public health, economics, business administration, or a suitable equivalent, and are fluent in English (verbal and written). 

For further details, please see the attached job description. 

 

Job Description
Country_Manager_Afghanistan.pdf
Closing Date
30 Apr 2012

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