print version


Employment opportunities at UNICEF IRC

Vacancies

Consultancy to prepare a concept note and terms of reference for a UNICEF wing in the Museo degli Innocenti (MUDI)

Deadline: 17 December 2014

Background:

UNICEF Office of Research - Innocenti is currently seeking to commission a concept note and terms of reference to develop and install the UNICEF components in the new Museo degli Innocenti (MUDI) in the first quarter of 2015. For further details please see the Terms of Reference and General Terms and Conditions that apply.

How to apply: Proposals must include consultant daily rates in US$. Please send them to the attention of Dale Rutstein at drutstein@unicef.org copying florencerecruitment@unicef.org by no later than 24:00 local time (GMT+1) on Tuesday 17 December 2014 clearly indicating in subject line "MUDI consultancy". Proposals received after the stipulated date and time will be invalidated.



Consultancy for producing digital multi-media (video, photo and text) documentation of innovative cash transfer social protection programmes in Ghana

Deadline: 16 December 2014

Background:

UNICEF Office of Research - Innocenti is currently seeking to commission three sets of digital multi-media documentation (short-length videos, photos and text) produced during three different missions to Ghana over 2015 related to innovative cash transfer social protection programmes in the country. For further details please see the Terms of Reference and General Terms and Conditions that apply.

How to apply: Proposals must include detailed estimated costs for each separate mission. Please send them to the attention of Dale Rutstein at drutstein@unicef.org copying florencerecruitment@unicef.org by no later than 24:00 local time (GMT+1) on Tuesday 16 December 2014 clearly indicating in subject line "Proposal for multi-media on Cash Transfer in Ghana". Proposals received after the stipulated date and time or not copied to both emails will be invalidated.



- Consultancy to support research on Transfer Projects (Social and Economic Policies)

Deadline: 5 January, 2015, 5 p.m. local time (GMT+1)

Background:

The UNICEF Office of Research seeks to recruit 4 Local Consultants in support of its Transfer Projects (Social and Economic Policies).

Qualifications and/or specialized knowledge/experience required and desirable for undertaking the assignments:

- At least a Master degree in statistics, economics, public policy or related field

- Demonstrated experience at analyzing large-scale household survey data, preferably in regard to poverty and human development with a focus on children; experience with longitudinal data an asset
- Ability to carry out statistical analyses autonomously
- Excellent quantitative/statistical and analytical skills
- Substantive knowledge on measurement of child deprivation and poverty, and determinants of child well-being
- Ability to organize own work and to carry out a research project with limited supervision according to deadlines
- Ability to speak and write fluently in English; good working knowledge of French or Spanish an asset;
- Excellent knowledge of Stata and other statistical packages.

For further details on the specifics of each consultancy and requirements please check: Terms of References no.1 (ToR), Terms of References no.2 (ToR), Terms of References no.3 (ToR) and General Terms and Conditions of contracts for the services of consultants/individual contractors which will apply. An internal evaluation team will determine the four successful candidates, each of which will then be assigned a set of Terms of Reference.

The duration of each consultancy will be for 18 days per month for an 11 month period between mid- January and end-November 2015 (approximately).

Location: Locally recruited for Florence, Italy.

How to apply: Qualified candidates are requested to submit a Cover letter (which will be valid for each of the four advertised consultancies), CV and UN P-11 form to florencerecruitment@unicef.org by the deadline of 5 January, 2015, 5 p.m. local time (GMT+1), quoting in subject: Reference- SEP/2015 Transfer Projects.

Please indicate your ability, availability and daily rate in € (Euro) to undertake the terms of reference above. Applications submitted without a daily rate will not be considered.



- Consultancy to support research on child well-being analysis in high income countries (Report Card).

Deadline: 4 December, 2014, 5 p.m. local time (GMT+1)

Background: The UNICEF Office of Research seeks to recruit 2 Local Consultants to support research on child well-being analysis in high income countries (Report Card).

The consultants will work 18 days per month during 11 months between 19 January 2015 and 18 December 2015. Location: Florence, Italy.

How to apply: Qualified candidates are requested to submit a Cover letter, CV and UN P-11 form to florencerecruitment@unicef.org by the deadline of 4 December, 2014, 5 p.m. local time (GMT+1), quoting in subject: Reference- SEP/2015Report Card.

Please indicate your ability, availability and daily rate in € (Euro) to undertake the terms of reference above. Applications submitted without a daily rate will not be considered.

For further details on the consultancy and requirements please click here for Terms of Reference and for General Terms and Conditions of contracts for the services of consultants/individual contractors which will apply.



- Request for Proposals - Consultancy for a Systematic Review of Gender Socialization Interventions targeting Adolescents

Deadline: 4 December 2015

Background: UNICEF Office of Research - Innocenti is currently seeking a multi-disciplinary team of expert individuals and institutions for a twelve month research assignment on gender socialization during adolescence.

How to apply: Proposals should clearly indicate the reference number RFPS-USA-2014-501936 and be sent to the attention of Ms Nikola Balvin at email research@unicef.org by no later than 24:00 local time (GMT+1) 04.12.2014. Proposals received after the stipulated date and time will be invalidated.

For further details and instructions on how to apply please see the Terms of Reference and Request for Proposals.

For Your Attention

As part of the request for proposals, we invited questions from potential proposers regarding the RFPS content or conditions. Questions had to be submitted by 21 November 2014 and responded to by 25 November 2014. Click here to read the submitted questions and our responses