Consultant RED/REC Implementation & Data Support, Lahore (for Pakistani Nationals Only)

Lahore

To provide support to the immunization Programme, Health section UNICEF Punjab office in the implementation of RED/REC initiative in seven districts of the South Punjab by consolidation & maintenance of data, its analysis and reporting on regular basis.

If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.

For 70 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.

For every child, health:

Purpose of the Assignment:

To provide support to the immunization Programme, Health section UNICEF Punjab office in the implementation of RED/REC initiative in seven districts of the South Punjab by consolidation & maintenance of data, its analysis and reporting on regular basis.

To make a difference, you will be accountable for the following tasks and deliverables:

Task to be Performed

  1. Gather & consolidate gender segregated data, analyze, and generate reports on monthly basis. Prepare presentations on the basis of data analysis .
  2. Organize 02 Performance Reviews meetings at provincial level and 10 district reviews in all the 7 districts, collect data & compile reports.
  3. Undertake trainings & orientation of the vaccinators & EPI staff on RED micro planning, Data collection tools, supervisory tools in all the 7 RED  districts by visiting the districts at least once every month. Revise & update the tools on the basis of field observations 

Deliverable(s)

D1: 10 compiled reports of gender segregated data with detailed analysis

D2:  10 district review reports.

D3:  2 Provincial RED Review reports

D4:

  • Training reports
  • 10 visit reports.

Start date:    May 15, 2017.           

End date:  Mar 15, 2018 (10 months, full time)

Official Travel Involved: Local tRAVEL

Qualification:

Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication, Sociology and/or other social sciences. Master’s degree will be an additional qualification and will be preferred

Work Experience:

6 years of work experience in the development projects in Public health setting and in field information management. Knowledge of Govt set up and experience of planning the health programme will be preferred.

Language Proficiency:

Good verbal and written communication skills in English. Proficiency in Urdu and local language(s) of the province is essential.  

Competency Profile:

An action-oriented approach and strong drive for results.

Highly developed negotiation and communication coordination skills.

High tolerance for operating in an environment characterized by uncertainty and ambiguity and working with people, showing respect to their views and contributions.

 

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Interested in finding out more?  

You will have a rewarding experience working with a dynamic, diverse and committed staff who are making a difference in saving lives and building a better future for Every Child in Pakistan.   

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UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organization.  

NOTE:

HEC Attested degrees are a pre-requisite for employment at UNICEF. During the recruitment process candidates may be required to present HEC attested degrees.

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: UNICEF - United Nations Children’s Fund
  • Location: Lahore
  • Grade: International Consultant
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Statistics
  • Closing Date: 2017-05-15