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Consultancy assignment: Support a compilation of a statistical compendium (book), New York

If you are a passionate and committed professional and want to make a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.

Purpose:

UNICEF, the world’s leading organization working for the rights of children, seeks a Consultant to support a compilation of a statistical compendium (book) for HIV and AIDS estimates and indicators on women, children and adolescents, and data analysis and report writing on prevention of mother-to child transmission of HIV (PMTCT) and paediatric HIV care and treatment.

For more information, see the attached TERMS OF REFERENCE

Qualifications:

- Postgraduate degree or training in statistics, epidemiology, public health, demography, or a related social science and monitoring and evaluation field.

- At least 5-8 years of work experience and use of statistical tables at national or international levels.

- Familiarity with monitoring and evaluation, programme statistics, statistical modelling, data management, social statistics, survey research and survey data collection and analysis, and report writing.

- Previous experience in performing analysis using MICS and/or DHS data preferred.

- Previous experience in reviewing and developing indicators, preferably indicators on HIV and AIDS, including HIV prevention, PMTCT, HIV treatment and orphans and vulnerable children.

- Other skills and attributes: Computer skills in advanced Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, and other graphical software, as well as manipulation and analysis of data, preferably using STATA or SPSS. Ability to learn and use DEVINFO for map production would be an added advantage.

- Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills.

- Languages: Ability to speak and write fluently in English is required; in addition, a good working knowledge of French or Spanish will be an asset.

- EXPERIENCE WITH WORKING ON HIV/AIDS PROGRAMMES IS A MUST.

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates are requested to submit a cover letter, CV and P-11 form to pdconsultants@unicef.org by April 4, 2014 with the subject line: Consultancy to support Compilation of a statistical compendium (book) for HIV and AIDS estimates and indicators on children, adolescents and women, and data analysis and reportwriting on PMTCT and paediatric HIV care and treatment.

Please indicate your availability and expected daily fee/monthly rate to undertake the terms of reference above.

NOTE: Files should not exceed 5.0MB limit. It is advised to send two emails if you exceed the limit.

In the selection of its staff, UNICEF is committed to gender balance and diversity without distinction as to race, sex or religion, and without discrimination of persons with disabilities: well qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.


 

 

 

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