Food Environment Analysis Consultant, Ghana

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Fixed Term Contract
  • Post Date: April 28, 2020
Job Description

ACDI/VOCA is seeking a consultant or firm to conduct a Food Environment Analysis for the anticipated USAID Market Systems and Resilience Activity in Ghana. The activity will facilitate the development of a competitive market space that is inclusive, resilient and sustainable in the provision of goods and services demanded by actors.

The consultant/firm will be responsible for conducting primary research, including the collection, review, and summarization of nutrition and food security documents; implementing the survey in the ZOI; supporting analysis of FEA by the US-based consultant. Estimated LOE for this assignment is 20 days.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in gathering supporting documents from relevant local organizations and government institutions;
  • Co-develop a research plan and study design template for the field to use in planning the implementation of the Food Environment Analysis;
  • Coordinate field research plan with ACDI/VOCA’s Ghana based Capture Coordinator;
  • Participate in a remote pre-data collection training and orientation to discuss data collection tools, logistics and prepare in-country team for data collection;
  • Conduct the food environment analysis in-country at multiple data collection sites across the target regions;
  • Synthesize and package survey results (submission of data is expected five days after the completion of field work)
  • Provide a debrief of the research findings to the proposal team;
  • Provide additional nutrition related consulting work to support the proposal as needed

Qualifications

  • Advanced degree in humanitarian affairs, international development, nutrition, or related field;
  • Experience with nutrition-sensitive and food security programming;
  • Experience in qualitative and quantitative methods and analysis of data; and
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Please email your CV or expression of interest to ghanaconsultants@acdivoca.org. No phone calls please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. ACDI/VOCA is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people from diverse groups are encouraged to apply.