Deadline: 4 June 2020
United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Chief Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation in Bangui, Central African Republic.
UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.
Key Jobs Responsibilities
The Chief Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation will perform the following functions:
- Integrated Monitoring, Evaluation & Research Planning (IMEP)
- Identify relevant strategic objectives, priorities, and problems for policy and strategy development in the area of situation monitoring and evaluation.
- Provide technical guidance and collaboration in the planning and establishing of the major research and monitoring and evaluation activities in multi-year and annual IMEPs, which is to be reflected in UNDAF Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) Plans.
- Develop tools to assess and monitor the effectiveness of UNICEF communication around the Strategic Plan and SDGs, particularly those pertaining to children, to increase the awareness of partners and enhance their engagement.
- Situation Monitoring and Assessment
- Support the collection of SDGs’ indicators (through MICS or other surveys) to improve integrated national planning.
- Manage available baseline information on national statistics and key indicators through established databases for easy access and use ensuring that indicators are gender-specific and equity-focused.
- Prepare country level statistical reports on the status of children’s and women’s human rights issues when opportunities emerge to influence developmental gender and social policies, and provide technical support to global reporting obligations.
- Coordinate with the Country Office (CO) and partners and provide assistance in their using up-to-date information in various progress reports.
Applicants must have:
- Advanced University Degree (Master’s or higher) in social sciences or other relevant disciplines.
- Minimum 8 year’s of relevant professional experience in program planning, development, and implementation including monitoring and evaluation activities.
- Developing country work experience and/or familiarity with emergency is considered an asset.
- At least one instance of exposure to emergency programming, including preparedness planning.
- Active involvement in a humanitarian crisis response programme preferred.
- Fluency in English and French is required.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, visit UNICEF.