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Web and Social Media consultant
|Location :||Home based|
|Application Deadline :||05-Jan-21 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Type of Contract :||Individual Contract|
|Post Level :||International Consultant|
|Languages Required :||English French|
|Starting Date :|
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
|Duration of Initial Contract :||12 months|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||12 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 Development Programme (UNDP) is the UN’s global development network, advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. We are on the ground in 177 countries and territories, working with them on their own solutions to global and national development challenges. At UNDP, external and internal communication—nationally, regionally and globally—is critical to achieving both development results and business objectives. Skillful communication broadens the impacts of new policies, helps governance reforms take root, and attracts and fosters strong partnerships.
The Communication Unit at UNDP Geneva is seeking a consultant to assist in creating content for and maintaining UNDP Geneva website and Twitter account.
Duties and Responsibilities
Under the supervision of the Communication specialist, the candidate will:
Translate material from English to French when needed
Expected Outputs and Deliverables
The Communication specialist will supervise the consultant.
The Consultant will provide a monthly report and a certificate of payment based on completed activities and time spent at the end of each month (or as most convenient in relation to completed deliverables).
Required Skills and Experience
Required Skills and Experience
Minimum six months professional experience within the United Nations System, demonstrating a basic understanding of a multilateral organization environment, is a plus.
Excellent command of written and spoken English and French
UNDP applies a fair and transparent selection process that would take into account both the technical qualification of Individual Consultants as well as their financial proposals. The contract will be awarded to the candidate whose offer:
Technical Criteria (desk review) – 70% of total evaluation – maximum: 70 points
Financial Criteria – 30% of total evaluation – maximum of 30 points. Only shortlisted candidates (with a minimum of 49 points of technical score will be considered during this phase and will be requested to submit the financial proposal).
Qualified and interested candidates are requested to apply by midnight 5 January 2021.
The application should contain: