The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) are seeking a Research Associate in Food Safety to support the implementation and quality assurance of multiple research activities.
The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) is a Swiss-based foundation launched at the UN in 2002 to tackle the human suffering caused by malnutrition. Working with both governments and businesses, we aim to transform food systems so that they deliver more nutritious food for all people. In particular, we aim to make healthier food choices more desirable, more available, and more affordable. GAIN’s mission is to advance nutrition outcomes by improving consumption of nutritious and safe food for all people, especially the most vulnerable to malnutrition.
About the role
The EatSafe Evidence and Action Towards Safe Nutritious Food program at GAIN will lead a consortium to generate evidence on the potential for increased consumer demand for safe food to substantially improve the safety of nutritious foods in informal market settings in low- and middle-income countries.
The Research Associate in Food Safety will support the implementation and quality assurance of multiple research activities within the EatSafe project. They will work closely with the Senior Technical Specialist, the GAIN EatSafe team and consortium members to contribute to activities including methods development, refinement of objectives, data collection, data analysis and visualisation, development of written reports and other project documents, development of presentations, project organisation, and internal and external communications.
This role can be delivered from Washington DC - USA, Abuja – Nigeria, Geneva – Switzerland
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Please note that GAIN is unable to sponsor working visas.
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