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International Consultant as Trainer for UNV Workshop on Project Management, Results Based Management, Communication, Documentation and Report Writing.
|Location :||Home-based, UGANDA|
|Application Deadline :||30-Nov-20 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Additional Category :||Management|
|Type of Contract :||Individual Contract|
|Post Level :||International Consultant|
|Languages Required :||English|
|Starting Date :|
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
|Duration of Initial Contract :||15 working days|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||15 working 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 UNV Field Office (FU) in Uganda is organizing a virtual Capacity Development and Learning Facility (CDLF) Workshop for fifty-two (52) serving UN Volunteers in November 2020. The details of which are outlined further in the document.
The thematic focus of the training is Enhancing the Capacity of UN Volunteers in Project Management
Results Based Management, Communication, Documentation and Report Writing. ‘
The training proposal aims to provide participants with a complete set of competencies, techniques, tools, and good practices for managing all phases of a project’s lifecycle. Participants will be equipped with skills in Project Management with a Results Based Approach (RBM) and have an opportunity to develop a shared understanding of concepts, strategies and skills for project design and management. They will be given an overview and context of RBM, key concepts, principles, characteristics, and processes involved for effective project management. The participants will be equipped with practical frameworks, tools, and approaches to communicate, document and facilitate report writing processes in the context of the 2030 Development Agenda/SDGs and Uganda’s 3rd National Development Plan (NDPIII) 2020/21 – 2024/25.
The training specifically aims to:
The training also targets contributing to the following Sustainable Development Goal(s):
Objective of the consultancy:
The objective of the consultancy is to develop and or enhance the capacities of the workshop participants in respect of Project Management Results Based Management, Communication, Documentation and Report Writing. In this regard, a specialized and experienced Trainer (Consultant) in Project Management, Results Based Management, Communication, Documentation and Report Writing will be selected to facilitate and deliver the training event. The consultant is expected to develop the content of the ‘Training of Trainers (TOT) for UN Volunteers in Project Management, Results Based Management, Communication, Documentation and Report Writing, deliver the training and facilitate the workshop virtually. The Trainer will work with the UNV FU to draft an agenda in consultation and involvement of UN Volunteers and their supervisors.
Duties and Responsibilities
The tasks to be undertaken by the consultant will be as follows:
Before the learning event:
Work with the UNV FU Team to:
During the training:
After the training:
Development and Operational Effectiveness:
Required Skills and Experience
Language required: Both written and spoken English Language.
Qualified Individual Consultant is expected to submit both the Technical and Financial Proposals. Individual Consultants will be evaluated based on Cumulative Analysis as per the following scenario:
• Responsive/compliant/acceptable, and
• Having received the highest score out of a pre-determined set of weighted technical and financial criteria specific to the solicitation. In this regard, the respective weight of the proposals are:
- Technical Criteria weight is 70%;
- Financial Criteria weight is 30%.
Timeline: The duration of the consultancy shall be 15 calendar days.
Logistics: The UNV field unit team will support the Consultant to access to required information like volunteer and supervisor contact details.
The trainer will be reporting to the UNV Uganda Country Coordinator on day-to-day planning and administrative tasks and on the consultancy deliverables.