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  • Organization: UNICEF - United Nations Children’s Fund
  • Location: New York City
  • Grade: International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Information Technology and Computer Science
  • Closing Date: 2016-12-15

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Policy Development Support Consultant, ICTD, New York

New York City (United States of America)

Under overall guidance of the ECM Senior Project Manager, the Consultant will work directly with the ECM Team to develop policy support materials and communications.

Background

For 60 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries and

territories to promote children's survival, protection and development. The world's

largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health

and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and

girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF

is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses,

foundations and governments

 

Enterprise Content Management (ECM) is a formalized means of organizing and

storing an organization's documents, and other content, that relate to the

organization's processes. The term encompasses strategies, methods, and tools

used throughout the lifecycle of the content.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

Under overall guidance of the ECM Senior Project Manager, the Consultant will

work directly with the ECM Team to develop policy support materials and

communications. This will include:

 

* Work with respective UNICEF division to develop information packages

distilling existing policies and guidelines.

* Consult with respective divisions to develop Frequently Asked Questions and

communication materials related to policies and guidelines from each

division.

* Gain sign-off from the respective divisions for descriptive materials

describing policies and guidelines.

* Work with the ECM Project Team and ICTD counterparts on integration with

UNICEF intranet platform.

* Prepare training materials related to project implementation and conduct

initial training for Policy Focal Points.

 

Deliverables

* Develop Frequently Asked Questions for all functional areas of the project.

 

Required Skills and Experience

* Masters' Degree in Human Resources, Operations, Policy or related

category

* At least 3 years of relevant work experience.

* Experience in developing training materials and communication

* Experience working in the UN or other international development

organizations.

 Candidates must submit their daily rate for the assignment described above.  

Evaluation method 

Individual consultants will be evaluated based on the cumulative analysis methodology (weighted scoring method), where the award of the contract will be made to the individual consultant whose offer has been evaluated and determined as:

• Responsive/compliant/acceptable; and

• Having received the highest score out of a pre-determined set of technical and financial criteria specific to the solicitation.

Technical Criteria weight: [70%]

Financial Criteria weight:  [30%]

Due to large number of applications we receive, we are able to inform only the successful candidates about the outcome or status of the selection process.

 

We do our best to provide you the most accurate info, but closing dates may be wrong on our site. Please check on the recruiting organization's page for the exact info. Candidates are responsible for complying with deadlines and are encouraged to submit applications well ahead.
Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
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