Job description: the Project Officer will work closely with a small team in an emerging country and experts around the world to develop and implement the project. The Project Officer will be responsible for the overall coordination of the project - he/she will provide support to project staff, produce reports on progress, and disseminate findings of the project on the international global health platform.
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Program Analyst positions within the United States Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Service within the Child Nutrition Division in Alexandria, VA, USA. Deadline February 27, 2012.
About: The Child Nutrition Division within the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) has several challenging and rewarding full-time Program Analyst positions for individuals that seek to serve Americans through food program activities. The mission of the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is to increase food security and reduce hunger in partnership with cooperating organizations by providing children and low-income people with access to food, a healthy diet, and nutrition education in a manner that supports American agriculture and inspires public confidence. If you are looking to apply your knowledge and skills to food program activities that seek to strengthen America, this is an exciting career opportunity for you. Information about the Nutrition Assistance Programs offered by FNS is available at http://www.fns.usda.gov/fns.
Senior Program Officer in Vulnerable Populations at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Deadline to apply March 27, 2012.
About the position: The Foundation is seeking a senior program officer to work with the Vulnerable Populations Portfolio. This team, which oversees some of the Foundation's most exciting and inspiring work, seeks new ideas and partners principally from outside the health care sector to effect immediate and lasting improvements in the health of our society's most vulnerable people. This Portfolio addresses how complex social factors (poverty, education, and housing) affect people's health, and develops solutions within that context. This approach allows us to address long-standing problems using unconventional approaches that start at the individual and community level, but have potential for national impact.