National consultancy on“UN Resident Coordinator Office Junior Coordination Consultant”


Location : Tehran, IRAN
Application Deadline :11-Feb-21 (Midnight New York, USA)
Additional Category :Sustainable Development and Poverty Reduction
Type of Contract :Individual Contract
Post Level :National Consultant
Languages Required :
English  

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Background

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On 1 January 2019 a reinvigorated RC system was rolled out, embodying the vision of the UN General Assembly for a dedicated, independent, impartial and empowered development coordination function. In line with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, success of repositioned development system is to be measured by improved, integrated policy advice, increased programmatic results, more efficient and agile operations, and greater transparency and accountability inspiring renewed commitment to multilateralism. Ultimately, the measure of success will be the impact for people, planet and prosperity.


Duties and Responsibilities

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Under overall supervision of the Data management, Results Monitoring and Reporting Officer, the consultant will undertake the following activities:

• Support to UN coordination services to RC/UNCT

• Assists in the implementation and evaluation of and UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for Iran (2017-22)

• Assists on planning and preparation of the new UN Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework for Iran (UNSDCF for 2023-2027).

• Support the RCO senior staff in preparing talking points, background documents and minutes of meetings.

• Undertake informal translation of various documents from English to Farsi and vice-versa.

• Support management and organization of the RCO repository.


Competencies

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Required Skills and Experience

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• Bachelor’s or master’s degree in one of the following fields: social sciences, law, sustainable development, international relations or related area.

• Excellent command of written and spoken English and Persian. Knowledge of another UN official language is an advantage.

• Relevant working experience and knowledge of the United Nations and related procedures an advantage.



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