The Micronutrient Initiative (MI) is an international Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) dedicated to ensuring that the world’s most vulnerable – especially women and children in developing countries – get  the vitamins and minerals they need to survive and thrive. With headquarters in Ottawa, Canada MI maintains regional offices in New Delhi, India and Dakar, Senegal that manages our country offices in Asia and Africa.

MI would now like to know about the effectiveness of  the existing Behaviour Change Communication (BCC) on the Zinc and ORS for childhood diarrhoea treatment  as well as availability of IEC materials, specifically in West Nusa Tenggara. MI is also interested in identifying gaps which can then inform program.

In this regard, MI seeks local consultant to conduct a review on the government’s existing Behaviour Change Intervention and materials, collect and provide recommendation for modification and modify the IEC material to emphasize on capacity building of health staff to favourably improve the knowledge and behaviour change among both providers and caregivers which emerged out as the key strategy to bring about a positive change in treatment seeking and utilization rates in Indonesia.

The specific responsibilities are described in website HERE

  • Post graduate degree in public health, nutrition, communication or related fields.  
  • At least 5-10 years of experience in the field of public health, communication and preferably on on behavior change intervention program.
  • Experience with Zinc and ORS for Childhood Diarrhoea Treatments is preferable.
  • Competent in written and spoken English.
  • Has advance skill in computer and internet (i.e. Ms Office, Photoshop, etc) 
  • Previous experience working with MI is an asset
Interested and competent applicants are requested to submit i) application letter with expected fee/budget; ii) recent Curriculum Vitae (CV); and iii) address of two referees. Application can be submitted through email to, post or hand delivered to the address: MI Indonesia Office, Gedung Wirausaha Lt. 2, Jl. HR Rasuna Said Kav. C-5, Jakarta 12940.

The last date for receiving application is December 17, 2015. Only short listed candidate will be called for further interview.