UNICEF Vacancy : Consultant – Technical Support to Analyze Findings of the “Adolescents/youth inputs into the INSPIRE Conference”, UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Regional Office (EAPRO), Bangkok

UNICEF Vacancy : Consultant – Technical Support to Analyze Findings of the “Adolescents/youth inputs into the INSPIRE Conference”, UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Regional Office (EAPRO), Bangkok

 


Job no: 544636
Contract type: Consultancy
Level: Consultancy
Location: Cambodia, China, Malaysia, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Fiji/Pacific Island Countries, Indonesia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Mongolia, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Viet Nam
Categories: Adolescent Development

UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfilling their potential.

Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.

And we never give up.                                                                                                                                                                             

For every child, a better future

UNICEF works to ensure the rights of all children in the East Asia and Pacific Region.  This means the rights of every child living in this country, irrespective of their nationality, gender, religion or ethnicity, to:

  • survival – to basic healthcare, peace and security;
  • development – to a good education, a loving home and adequate nutrition;
  • protection – from abuse, neglect, trafficking, child labour and other forms of exploitation; and
  • participation – to express opinions, be listened to and take part in making any decisions that affect them


How can you make a difference?
 

The Adolescent Development and Participation Section, UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Regional Office (EAPRO) is seeking an individual consultant to review the raw survey data and develop a robust report of the findings, including analysing differences across countries, genders, geographic areas, and age ranges. The report will be published online and shared among the conference’s participants. The report should be succinct and easy to read for a wide audience.

 

Work Assignment: 

  • Review raw survey data and top-level findings presentation and develop an outline for a 10-15 page report with lines of inquiry that will be explored, including but not limited to: gender, disability, rural/urban, least developed countries, age, selected country-level findings as appropriate, and others.
  • Conduct statistical analysis of aforementioned lines of inquiry as appropriate.
  • Present findings and young people’s recommendations in succinct and engaging written report not exceeding 15 pages.

 

Work Schedule:

Activity

Number of days

Kick off meeting and review of documents

1 day

Draft outline of report for feedback

1 day

First draft of report provided to UNICEF for feedback

7 days

Finalize report

6 days

Total no. days

15 days 

 

Final report should be ready for publishing by 22 October. 

 

End Product(s): 

  • Maximum 15-page report presenting the findings of the survey.
  • Power point presentation summarizing the key findings

 

Duration of Contract:  5 - 22 October 2021

 

Working Location:  The consultant will work in his/her own premises but will regularly report to the supervisors.

 

To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have… 

 

  • Master’s Degree or equivalent in Social Science, Public Policy or related field with significant experience in undertaking research and analysis and report writing.
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant professional experience, including technical knowledge of statistical analysis and methodologies, and ability to use statistics software.
  • Demonstrated experience in conducting, compiling and synthesizing quantitative data and producing written and graphical representations of analyzed data. (Submission of similar report writing samples is encouraged).
  • Demonstrated ability to produce high quality written reports. This includes ability to write outstanding materials and turn ‘technical’ language into engaging content for a wider audience.
  • Experience with various research approaches, including preparing desk reviews and conducting interviews with diverse stakeholders.
  • Possess excellent research, logical, analytical and writing skills.
  • English native speakers or high level English essential.
  • Well organized and structured, good attention for detail.
  • Professional work ethic, integrity, and initiative.

 

DESIRABLE

  • Experience writing for UN (including UNICEF) or other international organizations highly desirable.
  • Knowledge and understanding of East Asia & the Pacific and its development context is an asset.
  • Graphic design skills desirable.

 

Interested candidates are requested to submit CV or P-11, full contact information of minimum 3 references, availability, and proposed daily professional fee in USD by 28 September 2021.

 Download File FORM P11.doc

 

For every Child, you demonstrate…

UNICEF’s values of Care, Respect, Integrity, Trust, Accountability (CRITA) and core competencies in Communication, Working with People, and Drive for Results.

View our competency framework at

http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/files/UNICEF_Competencies.pdf

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UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.

 

UNICEF has a zero-tolerance policy on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations and UNICEF, including sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. UNICEF also adheres to strict child safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles and will therefore undergo rigorous reference and background checks. Background checks will include the verification of academic credential(s) and employment history. Selected candidates may be required to provide additional information to conduct a background check.

 

Remarks:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.

 

Individuals engaged under a consultancy or individual contract will not be considered “staff members” under the Staff Regulations and Rules of the United Nations and UNICEF’s policies and procedures, and will not be entitled to benefits provided therein (such as leave entitlements and medical insurance coverage). Their conditions of service will be governed by their contract and the General Conditions of Contracts for the Services of Consultants and Individual Contractors. Consultants and individual contractors are responsible for determining their tax liabilities and for the payment of any taxes and/or duties, in accordance with local or other applicable laws.

 

UNICEF is committed to promote the protection and safeguarding of all children.

Advertised: 15 Sep 2021 SE Asia Standard Time
Deadline: 28 Sep 2021 SE Asia Standard Time

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