Assistant Manager – Health and Nutrition (Based in National Headquarters in Colombo)

Posted on Thursday, October 27th, 2022

If you are proactive, highly motivated, results-oriented, and ready to embark on a challenging career, Come join us!

Assistant Manager – Health and Nutrition (01 Position)

Based in National Headquarters in Colombo
REF. No. HRM 808

Attractive Remuneration, depending on the Qualifications, Experience & Competencies

• A Bachelor’s Degree either in Food & Nutrition, Health Science, Biological Science, or relevant subjects
• 03 years of post-qualification experience in a similar managerial capacity with hands-on experience in Health Food and Nutrition Management

• Technical competencies in managing the components in the field of food, nutrition, and health including the ability to practice community-based disaster management approaches, and techniques.
• Advanced capabilities in project designing/planning, project implementation, monitoring, and reporting.
• Proven skills in budget administration and human resources, logistics, and assets management.
• Good in external and internal coordination relevant to project implementation.
• Excellent public relations, leadership, and interpersonal skills.
• Well-developed language skills in oral and written Sinhala / Tamil and English.
• Proficiency in MS Office Applications.

General Requirements
• Sound understanding of humanitarian, community, and volunteer-based service interventions.
• Should be a quick learner with the ability to adhere to SLRCS management guidelines and procedures.
• Should be a team player who is self-motivated with the ability to work in challenging circumstances.
• Abide by and work according to the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement Fundamental Principles.

The SLRCS conducts its general administrative and operational affairs in English Language and the appointment will be on a fixed-term contract basis. Only short-listed applicants will be called for interviews.

Please email your application to;
[email protected] OR post to

Director General,
Sri Lanka Red Cross Society,
No. 106, Dharmapala Mawatha,
Colombo 07 on or before 06.11.2022 (Ref. No. HRM 808)