Title
Deadline
Category Host entity Country
Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Int. Specialist UNFPA Sudan
VMAM Code
SDNR000449-10150
Open

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

International Specialist
Host entity
UNFPA
Country
Sudan
Location, Country
Khartoum (SDN)
Language skills
English
Arabic
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.
Description of task

Under the overall guidance of the head of the Management Support Unit and direct supervision of the M&E Analyst, the UNV is expected to perform the following duties pertaining to the covid-19 Emergency Response Project implemented by the Sudan Federal Ministry of Health, and independently monitored by UNFPA:

Ø Lead the development of the project Monitoring and Evaluation Calendar for field/site visits covering facilities, institutions and beneficiaries of the covid-19 Emergency Response Project;

Ø Provide guidance and support to the project’s national UNVs/M&E to conduct quality project monitoring and reporting;

Ø Ensure that the monitoring activities are well documented using standard template and procedures and shared with responsible partners at Khartoum and state levels for follow up on actions;

Ø Contribute to development of results-based monitoring tools and procedures in the context of the Project Monitoring and Evaluation Plan;

Ø Provide the Country Office with quality monthly update on implementation and progress of the covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project for development of quarterly reports for submission to the Project Management Unit for decision making;

Ø Collect inputs from the focus states - through the national UNVs and partners - on implementation, do quality check and contribute to the development of annual progress reports to stakeholders and donors;

Ø Analyze and asses how findings of monitoring, reviews, assessments and other studies related to the project are analyzed, disseminated and taken into account in ongoing project planning and management;

Ø Promote knowledge sharing and continuous learning, and documenting innovation strategies, approaches, lessons learned and best practices arising from the project implementation;

Ø Ensure that requirements including impartiality and conflict of interest of team members are complied with. Ensure accurate documentation of any actual or perceived conflict of interest.

Furthermore, UN Volunteers are encouraged to integrate the UN Volunteers programme mandate within their assignment and promote voluntary action through engagement with communities in the course of their work. As such, UN Volunteers should dedicate a part of their working time to some of the following suggested activities:

· Strengthen their knowledge and understanding of the concept of volunteerism by reading relevant UNV and external publications and take active part in UNV activities (for instance in events that mark International Volunteer Day);

· Be acquainted with and build on traditional and/or local forms of volunteerism in the host country;

· Provide annual and end of assignment self- reports on UN Volunteer actions, results and opportunities.

· Contribute articles/write-ups on field experiences and submit them for UNV publications/websites, newsletters, press releases, etc.;

· Assist with the UNV Buddy Programme for newly-arrived UN Volunteers;

· Promote or advise local groups in the use of online volunteering, or encourage relevant local individuals and organizations to use the UNV Online Volunteering service whenever technically possible

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

University degree in medicine, public health, pharmacy, statistics, economics or other social sciences.

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark

At least 2 years of experience with monitoring of health programs.

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
  • Arabic(Optional), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Monitoring and evaluation, Development programme management, Healthcare administration
Area of expertise details
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.); email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
  • Good knowledge of English language – speaking and writing. Arabic desirable.

· Initiative, sound judgment and ability to work in teams and ability to work effectively in a multicultural team

  • Self-motivated, ability to work with tight deadlines;

Ø Supports knowledge building and knowledge sharing in the CO focusing on achievement of the following results:

· Participation in the trainings for the operations/ projects staff on fund management, work plan management, M&E, etc.

· Contributions to knowledge networks and communities of practice.

Ø Miscellaneous

· Administrative support to organization of conferences, workshops, retreats

· Carries out any other duties assigned by the supervisor

Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. Application deadline: 05 August 2021
UNV Programme Associate – Adolescent and Youth (A&Y) Nat. Specialist UNFPA Bangladesh
VMAM Code
BGDR000642-10212
Open

UNV Programme Associate – Adolescent and Youth (A&Y)

UNV Programme Associate – Adolescent and Youth (A&Y)

National Specialist
Host entity
UNFPA
Country
Bangladesh
Location, Country
Dhaka (BGD)
Language skills
English
Bengali
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
5 months
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Programmatic Support:

  • Provide programmatic support to the implementation of the Block Chain pilot
  • Liaise with Country Office Humanitarian Team members, WFP colleagues, and beneficiaries in the field to support the implementation of the pilot
  • Support interventions at the field level by ensuring the availability of menstrual products, in-formation, education, and communication (IEC) materials, and enabling adolescent girls to use project resources and communication materials
  • Conduct a mapping of the supply chain for disposable menstrual pads and the printing of IEC materials in the targeted areas
  • Visit urban slums where interventions for adolescent girls are delivered and support/backstop their delivery
  • Support the drafting of a strategy document that will inform the use of Block Chain for the Country Office’s humanitarian interventions going forward
  • Network with other agencies providing adolescent/youth interventions in the targeted areas to identify opportunities for collaboration and sharing of information
  • Support internal and external reporting of the A&Y unit Translate documents from English to Bengali and vice versa as needed
  • Coordinate internal and external meetings between members of the A&Y team, the Country Office Humanitarian Team, and WFP colleagues as needed

Administrative Support:

  • Provide administrative support to the A&Y team on all programming related issues
  • Provide administrative support to the A&Y Programme Analyst – Humanitarian and the Coun-try Office Humanitarian team on all pilot related issues
  • Maintain documents for filing purposes of the A&Y unit – with a special emphasis on pilot interventions

Monitoring, Evaluation, and Communications:

  • Work closely with A&Y colleagues, Country Office Humanitarian team members, WFP col-leagues, suppliers and vendors involved in the pilot, and beneficiaries to collect project data needed for regular monitoring and reporting requirements
  • Closely and regularly monitor the implementation of the pilot including post-distribution mon-itoring
  • Capture and draft case stories, human interest stories, and testimonials from the implemen-tation of the pilot
  • Document best practices and lessons learned from the implementation of the Block Chain pilot

Other Corporate Tasks:

  • Collaborate with relevant programmes of the UNFPA Country Office to ensure teamwork
  • Any other activities/responsibilities as assigned by the Supervisor, Unit Chief, Representative and/or Deputy Representative.
Required degree level
Master degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Master’s degree in gender studies, social anthropology, law and women’s rights, sociology, cultural studies, public health, demography, international relations, international law, socio-economics, or other related field.

Required experience
36 Months
Experience remark
  • A minimum of three years of relevant work experience with experience in the development and social franchising sector
  • Programme management support, particularly in relation to A&Y, gender, GBV, health and/or adolescent sexual and reproductive health
  • Experience in drafting reports, and other substantive document
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision and input.
  • Experience in translating documents from English to Bengali and vice versa
Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Bengali(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Gender equality and the advancement of women, Knowledge management, archiving and documentation, Other development programme/project experience
Area of expertise details
  • Understanding of adolescent and youth programming in developing and/or humanitarian settings.
  • Strong interest in and motivation for working with diverse partners and learning and innovating to suit the context
  • Experience in admin and programme as well.
Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. This is a National UN Volunteer Specialist assignment, therefore only nationals of (Bangladesh) and legal residents in (Bangladesh) with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply.
Communication Associate Int. Specialist UNFPA Madagascar
VMAM Code
MDGR000151-10174
Open

Communication Associate

Communication Associate

International Specialist
Host entity
UNFPA
Country
Madagascar
Location, Country
Antananarivo (MDG)
Language skills
French
Japanese
English
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
7 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.
Description of task

1. Communication institutionnelle et relation avec la presse

  • Contribuer à assurer la présence et la visibilité de l'UNFPA et le soutien du gouvernement du Japon sur le site internet, les médias sociaux, les médias traditionnels ou d'autres canaux de communication médiatique innovants par la publication des résultats des interventions menées dans le cadre du projet et de leurs impacts sur les bénéficiaires ;
  • Contribuer à la couverture photographique et vidéographique des événements liés à la mise en oeuvre du projet ;
  • Assurer la rédaction, notamment la mise en page et l'édition des supports de communication du projet (papier et audiovisuel) y compris les rapports périodiques et thématiques et les newsletters ;
  • Contribuer au renforcement des capacités du personnel du projet sur l'utilisation des technologies de l'information et de la communication pour promouvoir le projet ;
  • Participer à la rédaction et à la diffusion de communiqués de presse, de déclarations aux médias et de discours dans le cadre de la mise en oeuvre du projet ;
  • Contribuer à l'organisation d'activités avec les journalistes locaux et internationaux pour promouvoir les résultats de l'UNFPA Madagascar (ateliers de formation, voyages de presse, etc.) ;
  • Soutenir les efforts du bureau en matière de plaidoyer et de mobilisation des ressources pour la mise en oeuvre du projet ;
  • Participer à la mise en oeuvre de la stratégie de communication du projet et au suivi et à l'évaluation de cette mise en oeuvre ;
  • Contribuer à la préparation des présentations relatives au projet pour des réunions ou des événements de communication sur le projet ;

2. Communication pour le changement de comportement

  • Élaborer et mettre en place la stratégie de communication digitale et les campagnes mensuelles de sensibilisation en ligne ;
  • Contribuer au développement des actions de Communication pour le Changement de Comportement(CCC)/Communication pour le Développement en vue de la réduction des comportements à risque en matière mortalité maternelle, de grossesses précoces, IST/VIH/SIDA, fistules, violence basé sur le genre, dividende démographique, etc ;
  • Contribuer à l’organisation des évènements pour lesquels UNFPA est impliqué comme les journées internationales ;
  • Contribuer à la conception d’une gamme de canevas de publications et d'éléments de visibilité ;
  • Utiliser des compétences infographiques, photographiques et vidéographiques pour réaliser des video de sensibilisation, des émissions mensuelles en ligne, documenter les activités des projets;
  • Appuyer la chargée de communications dans la préparation des scripts et storyboards en collaboration;
  • Réaliser des montages vidéo suivant les besoins, appuyer dans la réalisation des bout-à-bouts, synopsis, script etc. des vidéos à produire ;
  • Améliorer et éditer des supports, des photos, des vidéos et d'autres éléments graphiques.

3. Documentation et coordination

  • Coordonner, en concertation avec le bureau national de communication de l'UNFPA et l'équipe régionale, les activités d'information et de communication afin d'assurer la visibilité du soutien apporté par le gouvernement japonais et la communication des résultats ;
  • Rédiger les bonnes pratiques et les réussites de l'UNFPA dans la mise en oeuvre du projet ;
  • Traduire en japonais les supports de communication et de visibilité pertinents pour les télécharger sur les canaux web et les médias sociaux du bureau de représentation de Tokyo ;
  • Coordonner avec le bureau de représentation de Tokyo, le cas échéant, pour accroître la visibilité du projet auprès du public cible au Japon et fournir les contributions nécessaires.
Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark
  • Au moins deux (2) ans d'expérience professionnelle dans le domaine de la communication stratégique, du plaidoyer ou des relations publiques.
  • Une expérience dans des agences de développement est un atout.
  • Une expérience de la gestion des relations avec les journalistes est requise.
Language skills
  • French(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Japanese(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Journalism, mass media and broadcasting, Public information and reporting, Other development programme/project experience
Area of expertise details
  • Avoir une excellente maîtrise des outils informatiques (bureautique, messagerie et réseaux sociaux) ;
  • Avoir une bonne connaissance du montage informatique audio, vidéo, audio et mise en page, du traitement des photos ;
  • Avoir une bonne connaissance de la prise de photos et de vidéos ;
  • Avoir une connaissance de la gestion axée sur les résultats ;
  • Avoir une capacité avérée à analyser et à synthétiser pour rendre compte des résultats ;
  • La connaissance de la culture japonaise est un atout ;
  • La connaissance de la langue de publication institutionnelle est un atout ;
  • Une bonne connaissance du paysage médiatique malgache est un atout.
Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Pas encore enregistré/e dans la banque de candidats VNU ? Veuillez d’abord enregistrer votre profil sur le site https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important : Une fois votre compte créé, veillez à compléter toutes les sections de votre profil et le soumettre. Puis, connectez-vous à ‘Ma Page’ sur https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage et cliquez sur le lien ‘Recrutement spécial’. Enfin, sélectionnez l’annonce de recrutement spécial à laquelle vous souhaitez postuler. * Vous avez déjà un profil dans la banque de candidats VNU ? Veuillez d’abord mettre à jour votre profil sur le site https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Puis, connectez-vous à ‘Ma Page’ sur https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage et cliquez sur le lien ‘Recrutement spécial’ pour sélectionner l’annonce de recrutement spécial à laquelle vous souhaitez postuler. Date limite pour postuler : 09 Août 2021
Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Nat. Specialist UNFPA Sudan
VMAM Code
SDNR000446-10179
Open

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

National Specialist
Host entity
UNFPA
Country
Sudan
Location, Country
Khartoum (SDN)
Language skills
English
Arabic
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Under the overall supervision of the UNFPA Representative and direct supervision of the Monitoring and Evaluation Analyst, the UNV is expected to perform the following duties:

Ø Ensure results-based monitoring is applied to the covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project through sound methodologies, tools and procedures in the context of the Project Monitoring and Evaluation Plan;

Ø Develop state Monitoring and Evaluation Calendar and conduct regular monitoring visits to the sites (facilities, institutions, beneficiaries) of covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project, document these visits using standard template and follow up on actions with responsible partners both at state and Khartoum levels;

Ø Provide the Country Office with quality monthly update on implementation and progress of the covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project for development of consolidated quarterly reports for submission to the Project Management Unit for decision making;

Ø Provide the Country Office with quality inputs for conduct of the routine reviews and meetings of the project management, steering committee and stakeholders of the covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project;

Ø In close collaboration with the program field staff, provide technical assistance to the project’s implementing partners in monitoring and technical and financial reporting;

Ø Contribute to monitoring, assessments and reviews carried out by UNFPA and partners in the state

Ø Contribute to implementation of the overall state M&E plan, including collecting different project data to update the UNFPA Information Management System;

Ø Contribute to promoting knowledge sharing, continuous learning, testing and documenting innovation strategies, approaches, lessons learning and best practices.

Furthermore, UN Volunteers are encouraged to integrate the UN Volunteers programme mandate within their assignment and promote voluntary action through engagement with communities in the course of their work. As such, UN Volunteers should dedicate a part of their working time to some of the following suggested activities:

· Strengthen their knowledge and understanding of the concept of volunteerism by reading relevant UNV and external publications and take active part in UNV activities (for instance in events that mark International Volunteer Day);

· Be acquainted with and build on traditional and/or local forms of volunteerism in the host country;

· Provide annual and end of assignment self- reports on UN Volunteer actions, results and opportunities.

· Contribute articles/write-ups on field experiences and submit them for UNV publications/websites, newsletters, press releases, etc.;

· Assist with the UNV Buddy Programme for newly-arrived UN Volunteers;

· Promote or advise local groups in the use of online volunteering, or encourage relevant local individuals and organizations to use the UNV Online Volunteering service whenever technically possible.

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Bachelor degree in medicine, public health, pharmacy, statistics, economics or other social sciences.

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark

At least 2 years of experience with programs implementation, monitoring and evaluation or information management systems.

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
  • Arabic(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Monitoring and evaluation, Development programme management
Area of expertise details
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.); email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
  • Good knowledge of English language – speaking and writing.

· Initiative, sound judgment and ability to work in teams and ability to work effectively in a multicultural team

  • Self-motivated, ability to work with tight deadlines;

Ø Supports knowledge building and knowledge sharing in the CO focusing on achievement of the following results:

· Participation in the trainings for the operations/ projects staff on fund management, work plan management, M&E, etc.

· Contributions to knowledge networks and communities of practice.

Ø Miscellaneous

· Administrative support to organization of conferences, workshops, retreats

· Carries out any other duties assigned by the supervisor.

Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Professionalism, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Sudan and legal residents in Sudan with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Application deadline: 09-08-2021
Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Nat. Specialist UNFPA Sudan
VMAM Code
SDNR000447-10180
Open

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

National Specialist
Host entity
UNFPA
Country
Sudan
Location, Country
Gedaref (SDN)
Language skills
English
Arabic
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Under the overall supervision of the UNFPA Representative and direct supervision of the Monitoring and Evaluation Analyst, the UNV is expected to perform the following duties:

Ø Ensure results-based monitoring is applied to the covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project through sound methodologies, tools and procedures in the context of the Project Monitoring and Evaluation Plan;

Ø Develop state Monitoring and Evaluation Calendar and conduct regular monitoring visits to the sites (facilities, institutions, beneficiaries) of covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project, document these visits using standard template and follow up on actions with responsible partners both at state and Khartoum levels;

Ø Provide the Country Office with quality monthly update on implementation and progress of the covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project for development of consolidated quarterly reports for submission to the Project Management Unit for decision making;

Ø Provide the Country Office with quality inputs for conduct of the routine reviews and meetings of the project management, steering committee and stakeholders of the covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project;

Ø In close collaboration with the program field staff, provide technical assistance to the project’s implementing partners in monitoring and technical and financial reporting;

Ø Contribute to monitoring, assessments and reviews carried out by UNFPA and partners in the state

Ø Contribute to implementation of the overall state M&E plan, including collecting different project data to update the UNFPA Information Management System;

Ø Contribute to promoting knowledge sharing, continuous learning, testing and documenting innovation strategies, approaches, lessons learning and best practices.

Furthermore, UN Volunteers are encouraged to integrate the UN Volunteers programme mandate within their assignment and promote voluntary action through engagement with communities in the course of their work. As such, UN Volunteers should dedicate a part of their working time to some of the following suggested activities:

· Strengthen their knowledge and understanding of the concept of volunteerism by reading relevant UNV and external publications and take active part in UNV activities (for instance in events that mark International Volunteer Day);

· Be acquainted with and build on traditional and/or local forms of volunteerism in the host country;

· Provide annual and end of assignment self- reports on UN Volunteer actions, results and opportunities.

· Contribute articles/write-ups on field experiences and submit them for UNV publications/websites, newsletters, press releases, etc.;

· Assist with the UNV Buddy Programme for newly-arrived UN Volunteers;

· Promote or advise local groups in the use of online volunteering, or encourage relevant local individuals and organizations to use the UNV Online Volunteering service whenever technically possible.

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Bachelor degree in medicine, public health, pharmacy, statistics, economics or other social sciences.

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark

At least 2 years of experience with programs implementation, monitoring and evaluation or information management systems.

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
  • Arabic(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Monitoring and evaluation, Development programme management
Area of expertise details
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.); email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
  • Good knowledge of English language – speaking and writing.

· Initiative, sound judgment and ability to work in teams and ability to work effectively in a multicultural team

  • Self-motivated, ability to work with tight deadlines;

Ø Supports knowledge building and knowledge sharing in the CO focusing on achievement of the following results:

· Participation in the trainings for the operations/ projects staff on fund management, work plan management, M&E, etc.

· Contributions to knowledge networks and communities of practice.

Ø Miscellaneous

· Administrative support to organization of conferences, workshops, retreats

· Carries out any other duties assigned by the supervisor.

Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Professionalism, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Sudan and legal residents in Sudan with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Application deadline: 09-08-2021
Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Nat. Specialist UNFPA Sudan
VMAM Code
SDNR000448-10181
Open

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

National Specialist
Host entity
UNFPA
Country
Sudan
Location, Country
Nyala (SDN)
Language skills
English
Arabic
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Under the overall supervision of the UNFPA Representative and direct supervision of the Monitoring and Evaluation Analyst, the UNV is expected to perform the following duties:

Ø Ensure results-based monitoring is applied to the covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project through sound methodologies, tools and procedures in the context of the Project Monitoring and Evaluation Plan;

Ø Develop state Monitoring and Evaluation Calendar and conduct regular monitoring visits to the sites (facilities, institutions, beneficiaries) of covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project, document these visits using standard template and follow up on actions with responsible partners both at state and Khartoum levels;

Ø Provide the Country Office with quality monthly update on implementation and progress of the covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project for development of consolidated quarterly reports for submission to the Project Management Unit for decision making;

Ø Provide the Country Office with quality inputs for conduct of the routine reviews and meetings of the project management, steering committee and stakeholders of the covid-19 Emergency Reponses Project;

Ø In close collaboration with the program field staff, provide technical assistance to the project’s implementing partners in monitoring and technical and financial reporting;

Ø Contribute to monitoring, assessments and reviews carried out by UNFPA and partners in the state

Ø Contribute to implementation of the overall state M&E plan, including collecting different project data to update the UNFPA Information Management System;

Ø Contribute to promoting knowledge sharing, continuous learning, testing and documenting innovation strategies, approaches, lessons learning and best practices.

Furthermore, UN Volunteers are encouraged to integrate the UN Volunteers programme mandate within their assignment and promote voluntary action through engagement with communities in the course of their work. As such, UN Volunteers should dedicate a part of their working time to some of the following suggested activities:

· Strengthen their knowledge and understanding of the concept of volunteerism by reading relevant UNV and external publications and take active part in UNV activities (for instance in events that mark International Volunteer Day);

· Be acquainted with and build on traditional and/or local forms of volunteerism in the host country;

· Provide annual and end of assignment self- reports on UN Volunteer actions, results and opportunities.

· Contribute articles/write-ups on field experiences and submit them for UNV publications/websites, newsletters, press releases, etc.;

· Assist with the UNV Buddy Programme for newly-arrived UN Volunteers;

· Promote or advise local groups in the use of online volunteering, or encourage relevant local individuals and organizations to use the UNV Online Volunteering service whenever technically possible.

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Bachelor degree in medicine, public health, pharmacy, statistics, economics or other social sciences.

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark

At least 2 years of experience with programs implementation, monitoring and evaluation or information management systems.

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
  • Arabic(Mandatory), Level - Working Knowledge
Area of expertise
Monitoring and evaluation, Development programme management
Area of expertise details
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.); email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
  • Good knowledge of English language – speaking and writing.

· Initiative, sound judgment and ability to work in teams and ability to work effectively in a multicultural team

  • Self-motivated, ability to work with tight deadlines;

Ø Supports knowledge building and knowledge sharing in the CO focusing on achievement of the following results:

· Participation in the trainings for the operations/ projects staff on fund management, work plan management, M&E, etc.

· Contributions to knowledge networks and communities of practice.

Ø Miscellaneous

· Administrative support to organization of conferences, workshops, retreats

· Carries out any other duties assigned by the supervisor.

Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Professionalism, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Sudan and legal residents in Sudan with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Application deadline: 09-08-2021
International UNV - Midwifery Educator (Udaipur) Int. Specialist UNFPA India
VMAM Code
INDR001633-9014
Open

International UNV - Midwifery Educator (Udaipur)

International UNV - Midwifery Educator (Udaipur)

International Specialist
Host entity
UNFPA
Country
India
Location, Country
Udaipur (IND)
Language skills
English
Expected Starting Date
03 May 2021
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.
Description of task

The International Midwifery Educators will be under the overall guidance of the Deputy Representative and direct supervision of the Midwifery Programme Specialist. They will receive day to day guidance from the Dean of the facility. In addition, they will also benefit from support provided by the UNFPA technical team based in Delhi.

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of UNFPA Representative or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UN Volunteer International Midwifery Educator will perform the following tasks:

A. Education and mentorship

  • Training of Midwifery Educator trainees as per the Indian Nursing Council (INC) curriculum
  • Using a variety of student-centered teaching / learning approaches, support the acquisition of knowledge, necessary skills and behaviors to attain essential ICM and WHO educator competencies
  • Plan and prepare lessons for academic, lab-oriented, clinical teaching and learning
  • Periodically assess and record students' performance and provide timely and constructive feedback
  • Maintain records of trainees’ academic and clinical work
  • Guide midwifery educators through research and use of evidence-based guidelines in line with available national maternal health and newborn care guidelines
  • Provide mentoring support to the midwifery educator trainees in acquiring the necessary skills in the midwifery model of care, competencies for modern teaching, conducting skilled laboratory practice sessions and clinical instruction.

B. Clinical training

Required degree level
Technical/Vocational diploma
Educational additional comments

Diploma in midwifery from an accredited/recognized institute

Registration as a Midwife in home country

Required experience
60 Months
Experience remark

Minimum five years post registration experience in recent years, of which minimum 3 years should be clinical experience in maternity units.

Experience as an academic and/or clinical midwifery educator

Prior experience in introducing the midwifery model of care, especially in low- & middle-income countries is desirable

Passionate to address global inequity in maternal and child health

Proficient in English

Excellent communication, both written & oral and presentation skills

Demonstrated ability to support student-centered learning using a variety of teaching and training approaches

Demonstrated ability to support competency- based education

Ability to provide continuity of care to pregnant women and their newborns using the midwifery model of care

Ability to multi-task and get on well with people from a wide range of cultural backgrounds

Willingness to travel to training sites across India

Physically fit to travel and work in India

Proficiency in computers - Microsoft Office.

Excellent interpersonal skills; culturally and socially sensitive; ability to work inclusively and collaboratively with a range of partners, including grassroots community members, religious and youth organizations, and authorities at different levels; familiarity with tools and approaches of communications for development;

Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel;

Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines;

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Nursing and midwifery
Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? First register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? First update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. Application deadline: 12 August 2021
International UNV - Midwifery Educator (PATIALA) Int. Specialist UNFPA India
VMAM Code
INDR001634-9015
Open

International UNV - Midwifery Educator (PATIALA)

International UNV - Midwifery Educator (PATIALA)

International Specialist
Host entity
UNFPA
Country
India
Location, Country
Chandigarh (IND)
Language skills
English
Expected Starting Date
03 May 2021
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.
Description of task

The International Midwifery Educators will be under the overall guidance of the Deputy Representative and direct supervision of the Midwifery Programme Specialist. They will receive day to day guidance from the Dean of the facility. In addition, they will also benefit from support provided by the UNFPA technical team based in Delhi.

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of UNFPA Representative or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UN Volunteer International Midwifery Educator will perform the following tasks:

A. Education and mentorship

  • Training of Midwifery Educator trainees as per the Indian Nursing Council (INC) curriculum
  • Using a variety of student-centered teaching / learning approaches, support the acquisition of knowledge, necessary skills and behaviors to attain essential ICM and WHO educator competencies
  • Plan and prepare lessons for academic, lab-oriented, clinical teaching and learning
  • Periodically assess and record students' performance and provide timely and constructive feedback
  • Maintain records of trainees’ academic and clinical work
  • Guide midwifery educators through research and use of evidence-based guidelines in line with available national maternal health and newborn care guidelines
  • Provide mentoring support to the midwifery educator trainees in acquiring the necessary skills in the midwifery model of care, competencies for modern teaching, conducting skilled laboratory practice sessions and clinical instruction.

B. Clinical training

Required degree level
Technical/Vocational diploma
Educational additional comments

Diploma in midwifery from an accredited/recognized institute

Registration as a Midwife in home country

Required experience
60 Months
Experience remark

Minimum five years post registration experience in recent years, of which minimum 3 years should be clinical experience in maternity units.

Experience as an academic and/or clinical midwifery educator

Prior experience in introducing the midwifery model of care, especially in low- & middle-income countries is desirable

Passionate to address global inequity in maternal and child health

Proficient in English

Excellent communication, both written & oral and presentation skills

Demonstrated ability to support student-centered learning using a variety of teaching and training approaches

Demonstrated ability to support competency- based education

Ability to provide continuity of care to pregnant women and their newborns using the midwifery model of care

Ability to multi-task and get on well with people from a wide range of cultural backgrounds

Willingness to travel to training sites across India

Physically fit to travel and work in India

Proficiency in computers - Microsoft Office.

Excellent interpersonal skills; culturally and socially sensitive; ability to work inclusively and collaboratively with a range of partners, including grassroots community members, religious and youth organizations, and authorities at different levels; familiarity with tools and approaches of communications for development;

Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel;

Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines;

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Nursing and midwifery
Driving license
Competencies values
Accountability, Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Knowledge Sharing, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? First register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? First update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. Application deadline: 12 August 2021
Midwifery Analyst Nat. Specialist UNFPA Sudan
VMAM Code
SDNR000452-10210
Open

Midwifery Analyst

Midwifery Analyst

National Specialist
Host entity
UNFPA
Country
Sudan
Location, Country
Khartoum (SDN)
Language skills
English
Arabic
Expected Starting Date
Immediate
Duration
12 months with possiblity of extension
Application deadline
Eligibility criteria
Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Description of task

Under the direct supervision of head of reproductive health unit, reproductive health specialist the national UN Volunteer will undertake the following tasks:

· Closely with the program analysts and specialists ensuring the implementation of the program activities for the assigned projects (FP, HIV/AIDS, MH, MISP, RHCS & STI), through regular follow up with the implementing partners, advocacy efforts, coordination mechanisms and providing technical assistance

· Facilitate the work of consultants, advisors and experts involved in the implementation of the program under her/his responsibility

· Assist the program analysts and specialist in developing a comprehensive monitoring and evaluation framework for each grant/project,

· Support the program analysts and specialist to analyze and report on implementation of the assigned program activities, measure progress, identify obstacles/challenges in the implementation of projects that needs to be addressed and document the impact and achievements of each project in line with the annual work plans targets, and UNFPA strategic targets,

· Provide on timely basis up to date summary sheet for progress against all relevant indicators at both outputs and process levels including reproductive health commodities, to facilitate the relevant decisions associated with planning, reporting, funding allocation, and prioritization.

· Support the program analysts and specialists in the analysis of processed data and information and perform data quality and consistency control to analyze and report on implementation of the assigned program/project activities, measure progress, identify obstacles/challenges in the implementation of projects that need to be addressed and document the impact and achievement of each project in line with the annual work plans targets, and UNFPA strategic targets,

· Contribute to development of reports to SRH programme in humanitarian settings including Emergency RH Kits Coordinate with partners to ensure that monitoring system are properly designed, and that data collection and analysis from field visits are coordinated and standardized to feed into to program performance monitoring.

· Build the capacity of implementing partners on grant management with focus on Midwifery portfolio including monitoring and reporting (through formal and intensive on-job trainings);

· In the event of establishing an SRH WG: Design, build, and maintain health information systems for the SRH Working Group to enable regular SRH data compilation across the Health Cluster Facilitate information exchange to promote inter cluster activities including but not limited to: GBV Sub cluster, & Health Cluster.

· Provide other forms of assistance as required and instructed by the direct supervisors

· Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.

Furthermore, UN Volunteers are encouraged to integrate the UN Volunteers programme mandate within their assignment and promote voluntary action through engagement with communities in the course of their work. As such, UN Volunteers should dedicate a part of their working time to some of the following suggested activities:

· Strengthen their knowledge and understanding of the concept of volunteerism by reading relevant UNV and external publications and take active part in UNV activities (for instance in events that mark International Volunteer Day);

· Be acquainted with and build on traditional and/or local forms of volunteerism in the host country;

· Provide annual and end of assignment self-reports on UN Volunteer actions, results and opportunities.

· Contribute articles/write-ups on field experiences and submit them for UNV publications/websites, newsletters, press releases, etc.;

· Assist with the UNV Buddy Programme for newly-arrived UN Volunteers;

· Promote or advise local groups in the use of online volunteering or encourage relevant local individuals and organizations to use the UNV Online Volunteering service whenever technically possible.

Required degree level
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Educational additional comments

Bachelor or technical diploma in midwifery

Required experience
24 Months
Experience remark

Relevant experience in Tutoring in Midwifery.

Language skills
  • English(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
  • Arabic(Mandatory), Level - Fluent
Area of expertise
Nursing and midwifery
Area of expertise details

At least two years of relevant experience in tutoring in midwifery, or implementing any reproductive health program, at national, or regional, or state level.

Driving license
Competencies values
Adaptability and Flexibility, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Integrity, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Working in Teams
Application procedure
* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply. * Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply. This is a national UN Volunteer assignment, therefore only nationals of Sudan and legal residents in Sudan with the status of refugee or with the status of being stateless are eligible to apply. Application deadline: 15-08-2021