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International consultant Programme and Project Management training: translation and delivery of trainings
|Advertised on behalf of :|
|Location :||New York, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA|
|Application Deadline :||15-Jun-18 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Additional Category :||Management|
|Type of Contract :||Other|
|Post Level :||Other|
|Languages Required :||English French Spanish|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||50 days|
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 internal UN Women Programme and Project Management training has been designed by the UN Women Programme Division to respond to the implementation challenges in UN Women’s programmes and projects, building on existing internal knowledge, best practices and lessons learned, combining them with international tools and practices from different Project Management approaches.
In order to ensure efficient decisions and effective investment in setting up the training, and to maximize the value for UN Women’s programme and project management, a Pilot of the training took place in the second quarter of the year in the Europe and Central Asia Regional Office. The Pilot has enabled Programme Division to test the design of the full-scale experiment (modules, time, cost, risks) and to review the modules of the training incorporating feedback and lessons learned received from the participants. The rollout of the training in two other regions is expected during the third quarter of the year and the consultant will support in this phase.
Duties and Responsibilities
Scope of work and expected outputs:
Under the supervision of the Chiefs of Programme Support Management Unit (PMSU), the expert’s work will have the following scope:
To translate and deliver the training in replicate the training in two different regions: one Spanish speaking and the second one French speaking.
This consultancy will be implemented in following phases:
Phase I: Draft translation of the 4 Modules and talking points from English to Spanish, and from English to French
Phase II: Finalization of the modules in Spanish and French in consultation with PSMU
Phase III: Deliver the training in Spanish and French in two different regions and submission of the two training reports.
Ethics and Values:
Work in teams:
Continuous Learning and Knowledge Sharing:
Required Skills and Experience
Education preferably at PhD level or Master degree in Gender, international relations, economics, project management or relevant field.
Excellent speaking and written English, Spanish and French.
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