Education Officer at UNICEF, Iran

Deadline: 26 April 2018

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Education Officer in Iran.

UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Education Officer will perform the following functions-

  • Collect and analyzes data for the situation analysis, advocacy, project management and monitoring and evaluation purposes on Education programmes, especially on access to education.
  • Analyze programme implementation reports and evaluates against established programme recommendations and plans of action.
  • Prepare tables, graphs and other statistical data. Reports outcome of analysis and proposes corrective actions.
  • Undertake visits to UNICEF project sites, assesses local conditions and resources, and monitors UNICEF inputs.
  • Communicate with partners, on project feasibility and effectiveness including monitoring the flow of supply and non-supply assistance.
  • Monitor the field of education and undertakes follow-up actions on advocacy and programme implementation activities, contributes to teamwork building, and prepares relevant reports.
  • Draft changes in the Strategy Note and programme work plans where required.
  • Attend technical cooperation meetings, prepares notes and undertakes follow-up actions and coordination related to programme implementation and monitoring.
  • Take leadership in advocacy.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • University degree, preferably in social sciences, Economics or related technical fields.
  • Essential professional knowledge of Education/Basic Education programmes.
  • At least 2 years of progressively responsible experience in programme planning, monitoring, data collection, data analysis and programme evaluation in education or relevant field.
  • Fluency in English and Farsi is required (written and spoken); Knowledge of another UN language is an asset.
  • Nationality of Iran.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNICEF.