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Project Management Specialist (Nutrition)

The U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh is seeking an individual for the Project Management Specialist (Nutrition) position for the Office of Public Health and Education (OPHE), USAID/Cambodia.

The Project Management Specialist for Nutrition provides technical and programmatic expertise to USAID/Cambodia for the design, development, and management of nutrition-related programs, in the context of both health and food security. The incumbent will be the primary USAID/Cambodia point of contact for nutrition activities, and will be responsible to engage and work with high-level Cambodian government counterparts as well as other stakeholders in the sector.

Salary: The annual salary range for this position is USD 24,277 – 37,628.

Required Qualifications
1. A Master’s degree in Medicine, Health, Nutrition, Agriculture, Food Science, Public Administration, Governance, Inter-national Relations, International Development, Business Administration, Development Studies, Development Management, Economics, Water, Sanitation, or Urban Planning.
2. Five years of experience in development program/project design, planning, or implementation. At least three years of work experience must be with development stakeholders in Cambodia, to include the host government, international/local non-governmental organizations, or other donor organizations which contribute to nutrition-related activities.
3. Level IV (fluent) Speaking/Reading/Writing English and Khmer are required. Language proficiency will be tested.

Application Procedure
The application deadline is May 21, 2014. Interested candidates must submit applications by email to using the “Universal Application for Employment as a Locally Employed Staff or Family Member (DS-174)” form. The application form and complete details on this position can be found at

Note: All Ordinarily Resident (OR) applicants must have the required work and/or residency permits to be eligible for consideration.

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