Vacancy: Zimbabwe National REACH Facilitator


Title:                           REACH National Facilitator

Contract type:          National Facilitator (mid-level)

Duration:                    4 Months (1st April 2020 – 31st July 2020)

Duty Station:             Harare, Zimbabwe


The UN Network in Zimbabwe seeks the services of a National Facilitator to support REACH activities in 2020. The REACH Facilitator will work under the dual supervision of the Director of FNC and the Chair of the UN Network in consultation with the other UN Network Heads of agencies. The REACH National Facilitator will provide oversight to the implementation of the REACH-UN Country Implementation Plan (CIP). He/she will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Support to Advocacy and Awareness raising for nutrition
  • Strategic planning and analysis of broader food and nutrition security issues in Zimbabwe
  • Support the strengthening of food and nutrition Multi-sectoral/Multi-stakeholder Coordination mechanisms
  • Support the UN nutrition strengthening initiatives
  • Coordinate work and mission of REACH in-country;


Qualifications & Experience Required

Education: A University degree in public policy or administration, management, public health, nutrition, agriculture, or related field.



  • At least 3-5 years of professional post degree experience in managing nutrition, food security, public health programs, policy processes;
  • Experience in managing multi-parties and multi-sector working groups including governments, donors and CSOs is an asset
  • Technical background in nutrition, food security, and/or health; OR technical background in management and change management;
  • Strong action management and teamwork skills: ability to establish priorities and to plan, coordinate and monitor own work plan and those relevant to the team and partners; ability to follow up deadlines; accuracy and attention to details and high-quality deliverables; and
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills; ability to influence and interact with senior level decision-makers across different organizations and cultures; to act with credibility, tact and diplomacy on sensitive issues and discussions.


Interested applicants, kindly send your application with proof of qualifications & CV to the FNC Deputy Director (ymavhunga@localhost or by the 8th of April 2020