Regional Adviser Monitoring (Child Rights) at UNICEF, Amman, Jordan

Deadline: 22 December 2018

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Regional Adviser Monitoring in Amman, Jordan.

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

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Regional Adviser Monitoring will perform following functions-

  • Give technical support to Country Offices in planning, implementing monitoring the situation of women and children using Devinfo, MICS and other tools as appropriate and updating situation analyses as well as to UNCT in common country assessment and UN development framework.
  • Monitor the situation of children and women in the region: develop and update regional database of children and women using DevInfo and other tools as appropriate.
  • Maintain an up to date profile of each country in the region.
  • Prepare yearly, the regional analysis report and other relevant documents to be submitted by the Regional Office to NYHQs for internal or Executive Board use.
  • Monitor the implementation of global commitment and prepare reports as required.
  • Establish/maintain a network with the HQ, other regions, UN sister agencies , among Country Office M&E Officers and facilitate exchange of experience and improvement of technical expertise by means of virtual conference call, electronic or live interaction, training or meetings.
  • Develop a network with international and regional research institutes with a view to identify region-specific monitoring needs, including the development of appropriate tools to partnership for regional analysis and researches.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Advanced university degree in social sciences, demography, development.
  • Minimum 10 years of progressively responsible professional work experience at national and international levels in programme monitoring and evaluation analysis and research.
  • Practical experience in community-based research and on action oriented research.
  • At least 5 years senior level management and technical experience in Evaluation at either a very large country office, or in regional or headquarters locations.
  • Fluency in English and another UN language required.
  • Knowledge of Arabic and French highly desirable.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNICEF.