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Program Director, Social Safety Net Programs

Flexible, with extensive travel in Africa and Asia
CAD 105,000-120,000 + generous benefits
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At Nutrition International, we make a difference, because nutrition is the difference. Woven into the very fabric of our approach is the passion and drive of our global team of over 400 people, working in 13 offices across 11 countries with one common goal: transforming the lives of people who need it most through improved nutrition. If you are a motivated and passionate individual who shares our conviction that a better world is possible through improved nutrition, wants to leave the world a little better than they found it, and is looking to be part of a global team with a clear vision, we want to hear from you.

Program Director, Social Safety Net Programs

Salary CAD 105,000-120,000 + generous benefits

Location flexible, with extensive travel in Africa and Asia

About the Opportunity

The Program Director, Social Safety Net Programs (SSNPs) will provide overall leadership for Nutrition International's current and future projects that use the infrastructure of existing social safety net programs to deliver improved nutrition to vulnerable populations. The Director will also lead the expansion of Nutrition International's SSNP program and refine Nutrition International's approach in this area. Working with a cross functional team, the Director will leverage Nutrition International's existing knowledge and expertise to design, pilot and scale SSNP programmatic interventions.

About You

You are passionate about your work and driven to build a better world in which all people are able to reach their full potential. You have experience managing large, complex, public health, social safety net programs in an international development organization or government institution. Experience and understanding of SSNPs in India would be considered a strong asset. You are a skilled communicator and leader, able to collaborate across units and geographies to achieve excellent results. You hold a master's degree in public health, international development, public policy or a similar field.

What We Offer

Nutrition International is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible work environment. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process.

Nutrition International offers a highly competitive compensation package including health and wellness benefits, generous leave allowances, retirement savings, annual education allowance and much more. Our culture is built around teamwork, respect and the drive to achieve positive impact in the world.


You can download the full appointment brief by clicking on the button below, where you will find a lot more information about Nutrition International, the opportunity and how to apply.

Closing date: 01.11.2020


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