PANAFTOSA seleciona para consultoria em segurança alimentar

Consultant - Food Safety (FOS)

PANAFTOSA/VPH-PAHO/WHO is creating a roster of consultants to provide scientific advice and technical support to the area of Food Safety.

To apply for this roster, it is essential a university degree in Food Science, Veterinary Science or One Health and desirable master’s degree on public health, epidemiology or microbiology.

Essential: Minimum of 9 years of national and/or international experience in food safety programme management, programme monitoring and evaluation in food safety or a related public health field, as appropriate to the assignment.


  1. In-depth knowledge in food safety and related public health areas;
  2. Proven organizational and analytical skills, together with excellent interpersonal skills;
  3. Capacity to promote and implement collaboration and exchange with partners, toward the implementation of best practices;
  4. Proven ability to write technical documents in a clear and concise manner;
  5. Technical expertise to support food safety programmes at international, national or subnational levels;
  6. Ability to conceptualize and plan food safety interventions, skills in data analysis to support foodborne disease surveillance, risk assessment, food safety policies and programmes;
  7. Experience in advising and managing food safety programmes, conducting relevant operational research.

Languages: Very good knowledge of Spanish, with a working knowledge of English. Knowledge of Portuguese and/or French would be an asset.

Primary Location: Multiple locations

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OPAS/OMS: Organização Pan-Americana da Saúde