Individual Consultant (National) - Cambodian Youth Development Index (CYDI)

Phnom Penh

Title: Individual Consultant (National), Cambodian Youth Development Index

Closing date: 17 March 2017 (4:00 pm local time)

Duty Station: Phnom_Pehn

The National Consultant will work with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (Directorate General for Youth) and UNFPA Cambodia to support the whole CYDI process, and produce a high quality report on CYDI for Cambodian context that align to global and regional YDI. Under direct supervision of an international consultant, he/she will support to complete the following tasks:

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

 Analyse data and indicators that should be included in the CYDI in accordance with international, regional and national commitments laid out in the National Policy for Youth Development and its Action Plan and Sustainable Development Goals.
 Facilitate consultative meetings with national stakeholders on data availability and quality to select indicators for CYDI.
 Provide technical inputs for selection of indicators to be included in CYDI
 Develop guidelines (including tools, methods and timelines) to be utilised for collecting and analysing existing data in the development of CYDI.
 Assist the Directorate General for Youth in organizing and facilitating consultation workshops with all relevant stakeholders, including youth networks and representatives, during CYDI development.
 Submit the Guidelines, both in English and Khmer versions, for the YDI development to MoEYS and UNFPA and final draft CYDI Report to MoEYS and UNFPA for approval.

Requirements:

 Cambodian nationality
 An advanced degree in demography and population studies, social sciences, statistics, gender and development studies or any other relevant area.
 Proven four year experience in research and developing statistical tools, indices, indicators and M&E
 Extensive previous experience of statistical data collection, analysis, manipulation and presentation using statistical software.
 Familiarity working with government institutions and young people is an advantage.
 Excellent analytical, communication and writing skills in English and Khmer.
 Availability to work full time throughout the assignment and be based at MoEYS

Applications must be supported with a UN Personal History Form (P11) and a detailed CV addressed directly to UNFPA Country Office, Phnom Penh Center, Room 526, Sothearos Blvd. The P11 Form and Terms of Reference can be obtained via email [email protected] or UNFPA Website http://cambodia.unfpa.org/. The consultant should express expected Consultancy Fee. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. UNFPA retains the right to contact referees directly.

UNFPA does not solicit or screen for information in respect of HIV or AIDS and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV status.
 

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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  • Organization: UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund
  • Location: Phnom Penh
  • Grade: Consultant
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Social studies
  • Closing Date: 2017-03-17

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