Vacancy announcement – Consultant

In Vacancy by Rabindra Shrestha

Helen Keller International is an international non-profit organization (INGO) working in health and nutrition in Nepal since 1989 to improve the nutritional status of women and young children through evidence-based research and programs. Helen Keller International, CARE, FHI 360, Nepali Technical Assistance Group (NTAG), Digital Broadcast Initiative Equal Access (DBIEA), Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO), Vijaya Development Resource Center (VDRC) together are implementing USAID funded Suaahara II Program in 42 districts. Applications are invited from interested, committed, dynamic team players and experienced Nepali nationals for the following position:

Consultant (30 working days over the period of two months)

Summary of Job Purpose:

This position will be responsible to review and finalize the draft National Quality Improvement (QI) Guideline including service standards and indicators for nutrition specific interventions in close coordination with the Nutrition Section, Family Welfare Division (FWD) ; develop field- testing approach and tools and launch field-testing of the final draft of QI guideline and modify the document based on field test outcomes; conduct meetings with the Quality Improvement  Technical Working Group under the leadership of Nutrition Section/FWD and relevant stakeholders and partners to finalize the guideline.

Educational qualifications and experiences:  Master’s degree in public health with minimum ten years’ experiences working in government health system preferably managing nutrition-specific interventions; prior experience in developing national-level guidelines and protocols; experience in quality of care for health and nutrition services including developing minimum service standards; ability to demonstrate working relationship with the government and partners in nutrition sector; good understanding of the national QI architecture and developments and proficient writing skills in Nepali.

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Applying Procedure
To apply:

For a detailed Job Description, log on to To apply, submit a motivation letter and a recently updated CV to by COB February 4, 2021.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the interview process. HKI reserves the right to close the application before the deadline.
Helen Keller International promotes workforce diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.