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About UNICEF: Employment

Consultancy assignment: Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) Consultant at NO-C level, Khartoum.

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.


UNICEF, the world’s leading organization working for the rights of children, seeks a Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) Consultant at NO-C level, Khartoum. 

For more information, see the attached TERMS OF REFERENCE.


Advanced University degree in Social Sciences, Demography, Statistics, Epidemiology or any other related technical field is required.
Skills and Experience:
 At least five years’ experience in the coordination and/or management of quantitative household surveys (prior MICS, SHHS or Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) coordination experience highly desirable);
 Strong computer skills and strong expertise in statistical analyses (familiarity with data processing and data analysis software, particularly SPSS);
 Training experience and ability to organize and facilitate training and presentations;
 Experience in data analysis and survey report writing;
 Excellent oral and written communications in English and Arabic language(s) required;
 Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
 Familiarity and previous experience of working in Sudan highly desirable and/or in the region.
 Familiarity with UN process & procedures highly desirable
 Ability and willingness to travel extensively in-country and to attend regional workshops.
Other competencies:
 Demonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment and to establish harmonious and effective relationships both within and outside the organization;
 Demonstrated leadership, managerial and supervisory ability.

Interested candidates should submit their application, updated CVs, completed UN personal history form P11 (which can be downloaded from www.unicef.org/employ ) to sudanhrvacancies@unicef.org.  Candidates are also kindly requested to provide an indication on the fees for completing the assignments under this consultancy.  Applicants should indicate the vacancy number of the post they are applying for.
Closing date: March 29, 2014
Please note that only candidates who are under serious consideration will be contacted.

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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