Procurement for the Services of an Individual Consultant Graphic /Media DesignerLBN/CO/IC/12/22


Location : Beirut, LEBANON
Application Deadline :27-Jan-22 (Midnight New York, USA)
Additional Category :Sustainable Development and Poverty Reduction
Type of Contract :Individual Contract
Post Level :National Consultant
Languages Required :
Arabic   English  
Duration of Initial Contract :60 working days spread over 8 months
Expected Duration of Assignment :60 working days spread over 8 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.


Background

The eco-museum of Enfeh will comprise 4 sections dealing with different topics related to the town resources and history: Geology and Natural History, Archaeology, Salt production, Boat construction and Fishing.

Objects will be displayed in an aesthetic way and will be accompanied by panels, labels and multimedia tools that will provide relevant information. In order to enhance the visitor’s experience in the museum and leave an unforgettable impact afterward, the museum’s media must be visually appealing. Hence, the need for a graphic/media designer to create it while considering the storyline of the exhibition.

Media works include design of videos, games, 3d visuals, logos, signage, immersive 4d room design/slideshow, brochures, graphics, animation.


Duties and Responsibilities

Supervised by and working in collaboration with UNDP engineering team, the Department of Archeology and Museology of University of Balamand (DAM) team and the scenographer, the hired candidate shall enhance the museum experience and increase the visual impact on the visitor by performing the following tasks:

 Task 1:  Design the museum graphics (visual identity i.e. logo, text panels, object labels, outdoor and indoor signage, etc.)

Task 2: Design of a brochure and different types of entrance tickets (adults and children (individuals)/groups…).

Task 3: Design three interactive communication products (videos, touch tables, etc.) by using text, data, graphics, sounds, animations and visual effects.

Works include :

  • periodic follow up meetings with consultant to develop designs and review the comments given by consultant.
  • Revision of designs/deliverables submitted based on consultant’s comments.
  • Site visits to project site and to other locations for meetings in North Lebanon (depending on meeting).
  • Submission of methodology of work and schedule of deliverables upon award.

For additional information, please refer to ANNEX I – Terms of Reference


Competencies

- Strong graphic design skills.

-Ability to work as a member of a teaM.

-Ability to understand what appeals to different target audiences.

-Ability to read, write, and speak English fluently.

-Flexibility

-Creativity.


Required Skills and Experience

I. Academic Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic and Media Design Media or any related field.

II. Years of experience:

- Two years of experience in similar projects such as but not limited to design of graphic and media design (brochures, logos, animation),

 - Experience in museums is a plus.

III. Technical experience:

- For graphic design software: experience in graphic design software such as in-design, or adobe illustrator, or adobe photoshop, or equivalent.

- For animation and rendering: experience in animation software such as adobe animate, or 3dmax,or animaker, or Lumion, or equivalent.

- For videos: experience in software for video development such as adobe after effects for scenes, music and sounds, or equivalent.

- Software for games: experience in game development software such as unity or equivalent.

How to apply:

The consultancy is open for all national consultants who meet the selection criteria and propose a competitive fee. Interested consultants are requested to apply only through this UNDP jobs portal https://jobs.undp.org/.

Submissions through any other media will not be considered.

The application must include all of the following documents:

  1. Personal CV or P11, indicating all past experience from similar projects, as well as the contact details (email and telephone number) of the Candidate and at least three (3) professional references;
  2. Brief description of why the individual considers him/herself as the most suitable for the assignment, and a methodology to complete the assignment.
  3. Methodology of Work and Time Schedule
  4. Financial Proposal that indicates the all-inclusive fixed total contract price, supported by a breakdown of costs.

All files shall be submitted in one single document and uploaded as word or PDF file to the UNDP job site https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_jobs.cfm.

It has been observed that bidders don’t submit all requested documents and thus reducing their chance to be selected for a contract with UNDP. Before you submit your offer please revise that the application is complete and comprises all Three documents.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

ANNEXES

ANNEX I - TERMS OF REFERENCE (TOR)

ANNEX II - INDIVIDUAL CONSULTANT CONTRACT AND GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

ANNEX III - OFFEROR’S LETTER TO UNDP CONFIRMING INTEREST AND AVAILABILITY FOR THE INDIVIDUAL CONTRACTOR (IC) ASSIGNMENT

 



If you are experiencing difficulties with online job applications, please contact the eRecruit Helpdesk.

© 2016 United Nations Development Programme