Minimum age: 22 years old. Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Under the overall supervision of the
Chief of Programme Planning and Monitoring
the UN Volunteer will be responsible for:
Monitoring, Evaluating and Research Planning:
Provide technical support to ensure that the Country Office and national partners use a well-prioritised and realistic plan of research, monitoring and evaluation activities that will provide the most relevant and strategic information to manage the Country Programme, including tracking and assessing UNICEF’s distinct contribution
Situation Monitoring and Assessment:
Provide technical support to ensure that the Country Office and national partners have timely and accurate measurement of change in conditions in the country or region, including monitoring of socio-economic trends and the country’s wider policy, economic or institutional context, to facilitate planning and to draw conclusions about the impact of programmes or policies.
Programme Performance Monitoring:
Provide technical support to ensure that the Country Office has quality information to assess progress towards expected results established in annual work plans.
Provide technical support to ensure that a well-prioritised and strategic selection of evaluations at programme or Country Office strategy level is managed in order that each evaluation is designed and carried out with quality process and products and that evaluation results are useful to the intended audience.
M&E Capacity Building:
Provide technical support to ensure that the monitoring and evaluation capacities of Country Office staff and national partners – government and civil society – are strengthened enabling them to increasingly engage in and lead monitoring and evaluation processes.
Communication and Partnerships:
Provide technical support to ensure that all of the above tasks are carried out and accomplished through effective communication and partnerships.
Bachelor degree or equivalent
Statistics, Geographic Information Systems, Social Sciences, Development Planning, Planning, Evaluation, Advanced Statistical Research or related fields.
2 years of professional experience relevant to programme development and implementation including monitoring, evaluation and reporting activities.
English(Mandatory), Level – Working Knowledge
Monitoring and evaluation
Knowledge of Project Management, especially of the Monitoring and Evaluation phase;
Proficiency in using computer applications (database, word processing, spreadsheet, presentations, project planning, e-mail, graphics etc.) is a must.
Commitment and Motivation, Communication, Integrity, Respect for Diversity, Working in Teams