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Consultancy of a Temporary Project and Programme Assistant (United Nations Resident Coordinator Office)
|Location :||UNDP CO Namibia / Windhoek, NAMIBIA|
|Application Deadline :||23-Jul-21 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Additional Category :||Management|
|Type of Contract :||Individual Contract|
|Post Level :||National Consultant|
|Languages Required :||English|
|Starting Date :|
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
|Duration of Initial Contract :||5 Months|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||5 Months|
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.
The United Nations (UN) Namibia through its specialized agencies, funds and programmes work in collaboration with the Government of the Republic of Namibia (GRN) and Development Partners towards ending poverty, reduction of inequality and a path towards sustainable development.
UN Namibia has been a trusted partner to Namibia dating back to the time of independence. UN Namibia and its partners work together to catalyze political leadership and action, improve accountability, and use scarce resources more effectively. Partners work towards a common vision towards the achievement of Agenda 2030 in alignment of national development plans,
UN Namibia has proven to be highly successful, and the work of the Resident Coordinators Office (RCO) Namibia has become progressively more demanding, especially during the COVID pandemic, requiring additional support for coordination of communication, partnerships, and advocacy joint interventions. The purpose of this consultancy will be to specifically support products for joint initiatives in the areas of communication, partnerships, and advocacy for the remaining 5 months (August to December) 2021.
Duties and Responsibilities
Under the direct supervision of the UNIC Information Officer and the RCO Partnerships and Development Finance Officer, the consultant provides communication and advocacy project and programme support in knowledge management, communication support, administrative and logistic assistance, and services, under the overall oversight of the RCO Team Leader.
Expected Outputs and Deliverables:
Required Skills and Experience
University-level Degree in Communication, Marketing or related social sciences or equivalent.
Excellent command of the English language is required (writing, speaking, and comprehension)
How to apply:
To apply please access UNDP Jobs site http://jobs.undp.org.
Recommended Presentation of Offer;
Financial Proposal that indicates the all-inclusive fixed total contract price, supported by a breakdown of costs, as per template provided (based on the number of working days mentioned ToR.
Incomplete applications will be excluded from further consideration.
To view the full Terms of Reference (TOR) and download other submission documents, applicant should access the UNDP Procurement Notice site on the following direct link: https://procurement-notices.undp.org/view_notice.cfm?notice_id=80811