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Two Link Nutrition Causal Analysis (NCA) Experts - Monrovia, Liberia

Duration : 2 to 5 Months
Start date : ASAP

Our work in Liberia  Salary & Benefits Living & Security conditions in this base

General description of the position

Under the supervision of the country coordinator and the technical advisor, you will be responsible to lead the LINK NCA in 5 counties. 

Main responsabilities
  • Conduct an analysis of the nutritional causes following the ACF – Link NCA guidelines
  • Manage the team
  • Communicate about the Link NCA
  • Represent and liaise with the authorities, the UN, NGOs and local partners
  • Contribute to ACF capitalization and contribute to the improvement of the methodology

Do you fit the requested profile ?

You hold a Master degree in a field relevant to ACF expertize (WASH, FSL, Nutrition & Health, MHCP) with 5 years experiences in developing countries, and an extensive experience in quantitative/qualitative research.

You are recognized for your expertise in multi-sectoral understanding of malnutrition and in community consultation.

You have a strong capacity of coordination with several stakeholders and to work and live in isolated setting.

Excellent diplomacy, negotiation and representation skills are required thus team management experience.

An experience of working in Liberia is a plus

Your English is fluent (spoken and written).

Specific conditions / Salary

Status: Employee 

Contract: 2 to 5 months fixed term contract under french legislation

Remuneration and benefits:

Monthly gross salary from €1805 to €2305 upon experience.

Per diem and living allowance: 613€ net, field paid.

+ 16% of monthly gross salary as reimbursement of retirement insurance for non-French citizen.

+ Child allowance, limited to 5 children.

Transportation and accommodation:

Coverage of transportation costs to and in the mission.

Individual room in guesthouse covered


Medical coverage100% coverage of medical expenses + repatriation insurance.


Leaves and RnR

25 days of paid leaves per year.

+ 20 RnR per year.  

+ 215 € at each RnR period (averagely every 12 weeks).

Coverage of the transportation expenses to the RnR area of reference.


Training :

Free and unlimited access to the certifying e-learning platform Crossknowledge ©.

Technical trainings at HQ or regional level (averagely 1 per year). 

Intermission Workshop once a year.

Work context

Irish Aid in partnership with the Liberia WASH consortium, aim to undertake a high impact, sustainable and replicable project to reduce stunting in Liberia. The specific objectives of the project are to formulate a strategy and Theory of Change (TOC) to address child stunting in a holistic, integrated and sustainable way and to conduct advocacy for the nutrition actions based on the experiences of the formative research.  The aim of the project is to contribute to the improvement of nutritional security with replicable multi-sector interventions in 5 counties of Liberia. The program will be implemented through three phases in 5 counties. Different approaches will be developed and informed by the analysis and formative research. Awareness raising and advocacy will also be carried out using the research findings. ACF is leading the consortium and as part of the formative research is undertaking a Link NCA in 5 counties to support the formative phase. The main objectives are to better understand the linkages between nutrition, WASH and food security/ livelihoods in the country as a whole as well as in specific geographic areas.

This Link NCA is planned to be conducted for 6 Months starting in July/August 2019. It has been split between :

  • Qualitative and overall lead of NCA : 4.5 Months (3.5 month for secondary data and fiel work with 1 month for final presentation and stakeholder engagement)
  • Quantitative focal point : 2 to 3 Months

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