Knowledge Management Specialist
(This is vacancy for Indian nationals only.)
Location: New Delhi
Purpose of the post:
Major Duties and Responsibilities:-
1. Compiles and analyzes programme data for the consolidation of progress and final programme reports to the major programme donors of UNICEF Nutrition programme (IKEA, DFID and GATES) as well as UNICEF annual reports and end of programme reports.
2. Ensures secondary data analysis (NFHS, DLHS, CES, Census, AHS, Hungama) to support advocacy and communication, policy development, and programme design for maternal and child nutrition both at the national and state level.
3. Supports the design of sampling frameworks, survey tools and survey methodologies for the implementation of large scale nutrition surveys in support to national and state governments in coordination with Social Policy, Planning, and Monitoring Evaluation (SPPME) Section.
4. Supports UNICEF field offices in compiling, consolidating, and analyzing state Nutrition programme data to inform programme design and management and document effectiveness, impact and lessons learned.
5. Undertakes data analysis to support documentation of better practices in maternal and Child Nutrition and Development and India’s Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) programme as per 2012 Annual Work Plan (AWP).
Minimum Qualifications, Experience and competencies required:
Advanced university degree in social sciences, demography, statistics or a related technical field.
Five years of progressively responsible professional work experience at the national and international levels in data management and programme monitoring. Practical experience in Nutrition survey design.
Fluency in English. Knowledge of the local working language of the duty station is an asset.
i) Core Values (Required)
ii) Core Competencies (Required)
iii) Functional Competencies (Required)
iv) Technical Knowledge
b) Common Technical Knowledge Required (for the job group)
Applications consisting of a covering letter; an up-to-date CV and a completed Personal History form (which can be downloaded from http://www.unicef.org/india/PERSONAL_HISTORY_FORM_P11.doc) should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by 10th February 2012. In order to ensure that your application is sorted correctly, please clearly mention the post title and location in the subject line of your e-mail/application. Only applications of short listed candidates will be acknowledged.
UNICEF does not charge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview, meeting, traveling, processing, training or any other fees). UNICEF is a non-smoking working environment. Applications from qualified women are encouraged.