We are seeking a Director of Nutrition & Health Systems to provide leadership, vision and direction to the design and implementation of the USAID Advancing Nutrition technical portfolio on nutrition-specific interventions, integrating early childhood development, and strengthening nutrition in health systems.
Reporting to the Deputy Director, the Director of Nutrition & Health Systems will work closely with the Bureau of Global Health and the Center for Children in Adversity at USAID to ensure their priorities are reflected in USAID Advancing Nutrition’s work and to encourage collaboration across and among USAID bureaus, missions and offices to promote multisectoral nutrition investments and outcomes world-wide. This position will collaborate closely with other USAID Advancing Nutrition Technical Directors (e.g. Food Systems, Food Security in the Humanitarian Transition, Social Behavior Change) to lead or contribute to jointly funded, multi-sectoral activities. The Director will manage a team of health systems and nutrition experts and ensure the nutrition and health system team’s timely delivery of quality plans and outputs.