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Title of position: International Research Consultant to support the UNICEF Albania Country Office in the conduct of studies regarding human trafficking in Albania.

Required Qualifications:

  • Advanced university degree in Social Sciences, Development or Gender Studies, Social/Public Policy, Social Work, Psychology or any other relevant discipline;
  • Minimum of eight (8) years of practical experience in socio-scientific research and/or working with projects linked to tackling human trafficking or any other similar domain;
  • Proven successful records in conceptualizing, elaborating and conducting qualitative and quantitative studies on human trafficking, including in developing countries context; experience in the Albania is an additional asset;
  • Sensitivity towards ethics with regards to human, gender and child rights issues is of essence;
  • Ability to work closely with a team, and within tight deadlines;
  • Fluency in spoken and written English;
  • Experience of working with UNICEF or other UN Agencies will be an advantage.
  • strong technical skills in conducting qualitative and quantitative studies, as well as in-depth knowledge and understanding of issues leading to and resulting from human trafficking.
  • strong teamwork skills.

 

Closing Date for application is  Sun Feb 23 2020 23:55:00 GMT+0100 (Central European Standard Time)

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Title of position:National Digital Marketing Consultant to support UNICEF Albania office in the implementation of strategic communication

Required Qualifications:

  • A University degree in media or communication or comparable academic qualification; a combination of relevant academic qualifications and experience may be accepted in lieu of the university degree.
  • High quality, professional individual consultant with at least five years of relevant experience in development and execution of creative and innovative digital content and campaigns for different audiences across a range of web and social media platforms.
  • Knowledge of HTML / XHTML, CSS, web standards and experience in analyzing social media campaigns, audiences and content using latest monitoring and analytics tools.
  • Experience with digital asset management tools.
  • Good working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and/or Adobe Light room.
  • Experience with basic audio and video editing (e.g. Adobe Premiere, Moviemaker, Final Cut Pro) a plus.
  • Excellent Albanian and English writing, editing, including experience writing for social media.
  • Familiarity with child rights humanitarian issues.

 

Closing Date for application is  Wed Feb 12 2020 23:55:00 GMT+0100 (Central European Standard Time)

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Title of position:Vetted Consultant Roster – Photographer, Photojournalist, Videographer and Video Editor

Requirements:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in communications, Journalism, Visual Arts, Social Science, International Development, Gender Studies, Human Rights or a related field
  • Training or higher degrees in related areas would be considered an asset. 

Required Experience:

  • At least 5 years of progressive experience in communications related area of application, such as Photography, Graphic design, Videography, Photojournalism, video editing, public relations;
  • At least 5 years experience in producing news, documentary films, TV programs and 3-4-minute short format films;
  • Demonstrated experience of conception, production and editing of mini video documentaries through personal work samples;
  • Proven ability in photography, videography, photojournalism and ability to assimilate and communicate complex visual messages in an engaging and user-friendly manner;
  • Experience in work with sensitive topics of development projects;
  • Previous experience working/consulting for international projects/programs; media agencies, International Organizations, private sector;
  • Excellent knowledge of graphic design software, video production software, social media management, photo and video editing software;
  • Previous professional experience with the United Nations or similar organizations in this or a related field would be considered an asset.

Language: Written and Verbal fluency in English and Albanian is required

Closing Date for application is  Tue Feb 04 2020 23:55:00 GMT+0100 (Central European Standard Time)

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Title of position:National Consultant to support UNICEF Albania Country Office in Monitoring, Reporting and Evidence Generation Activities

Requirements:

  • Advanced university degree in Statistics, Informatics, economics, Social Sciences, or any other relevant discipline;
  • Experience in project results-based planning, monitoring and reporting systems/frameworks, including indicators selection, target setting, and monitoring plans;
  • Experience in managing or/and conducting studies (qualitative and quantitative);
  • Experience with data quality assessments and oversight;
  • Experience in developing and refining data collection tools;
  • Strong analytical capacities to synthesize diverse information to produce concise and comprehensive reports;
  • Fluency in spoken and written English;
  • High level of computer skills, including ease in statistical applications, database, spreadsheet and presentation software application; Previous experience working with statistical software such as STRATA, SPS, etc. is an added asset;
  • Ethical accountability and teamwork,
  • Flexibility in responding to office needs, including frequent travelling outside Tirana.

Closing Date for application is  Mon Jan 27 2020 23:55:00 GMT+0100 (Central European Standard Time)

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Title of position:National Consultant to support UNICEF Albania office in the development and implementation of strategic communication

Closing Date for application is  Mon Jan 27 2020 23:55:00 GMT+0100 (Central European Standard Time)

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Title of position: Temporary Appointment of Child Protection Officer (NOA)

Requirements:

- A university degree in one of the following fields is required: international development, human rights, psychology, sociology, International law, or another relevant social science field; 

- A minimum of five years of professional experience in social development planning and management in child protection related areas is required;

- Project management, Report writing, as well as Multi-stakeholder coordination experience is required;

- Experience of working on children's protection from online abuse and exploitation is an asset;

- Experience of managing (child) trafficking related project is an asset;

- Fluency in Albanian and English is required. 

Closing Date for application is  Mon Jan 06 2020 23:55:00 GMT+0100 (Central European Standard Time)

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Title of position: National Consultant to support UNICEF Albania CO in coordinating, implementing and monitoring a multi-partner project on reducing human trafficking from and in Albania (“Project Manager”)

Requirements:

- Advanced university degree in Human Rights, Law, Social Sciences, Management, Social/Public Policy, Social Work, Psychology or any other relevant discipline;
- Minimum of 7 years of practical experience in project management, preferably in the area of protection or any similar domain;
- Knowledge of national policies, legislation, procedures/protocols, care mechanisms and structures related to human trafficking is a strong asset;
- Experience in provision of technical support to and interlocution with national government agencies (such as the Ministries of Justice, Interior, Social Welfare, Innovations, etc.), international and national non-governmental organizations and/or actors of civil society active in the field of human trafficking is an asset;
- Excellent analytical capacities; excellent ability to synthesize information and relate action to results;
- Fluency in both, speaking and writing in English and Albanian;
- High level of communication and computer skills;

Experience of working on big project portfolio with multiple partners will be an advantage.

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Title of position: "Programme Officer (Programee Effectiveness)"

Skills:

- An advanced university degree (Master’s) in Development studies, International Development, Program/Project Management, Business   Administration, Financial Management, Economics, Auditing or another relevant field; 
- A minimum of two (2) years of professional experience in program/project development and management or finance at the national and international     levels some of which with the UN and/or in a developing country;
- Fluency in verbal and written English and Albanian. Knowledge of another UN language is an asset.  
- Knowledge and experience with SAP;
- Computer skills, including internet navigation, and various office applications;
- Ability to work in an international and multicultural environment.

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Title of consultancy: "International Consultant for Quantification and Forecasting of HIV/AIDS and TB drugs"

Requirements:

- Education: Master Degree in Business, Public Health, Development, Procurement and Supply Chain Management and/or in another relevant discipline for health procurement and supply management.
- Work Experience: Minimum seven years of professional relevant work experience in health/ARVs procurement systems analysis and assessment, setting up solutions for health procurement systems restructuring, reforms, and/or system improvements.
- Excellent communicator of verbal and written concepts to a government and international audience.
- Able to quickly understand instructions, to proactively seek clarification when needed.  
- Works in a multi-cultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships.
- Demonstrated communication and relationship-building skills.
- Proven capacity to work with and lead collaborative teams across different locations and with different technical skills.
- Demonstrates commitment to UNICEFs mission and to the wider UN system; demonstrates the values of UNICEF in daily activities and behaviors; seeks out new challenges, assignments and responsibilities; promotes UNICEFs cause.
- Fluent in English language

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Title of consultancy: “International consultant to conduct an analysis of the national legislation of procurement methods and practices for health commodities for HIV and TB”
Requirements:
- Advanced university degree in legal/public health/procurement and supply chain management, business administration or related disciplines;
- At least 10 years of experience in the domain of regulation and procurement of medicines and medical supplies
- Demonstrated capacity to conduct work assignments similar to the scope of TOR
- Excellent technical and analytical writing skills
- Excellent skills in negotiating and working with people
- Fluent in English language

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Title of consultancy: “International consultant to develop SOPs on inventory management and distribution and quality assurance policy for pharmaceuticals and health products”


Requirements:

 -Advanced university degree in either of the following relevant specializations: medicine/pharmacy/public health/procurement and supply chain management, business administration, or related disciplines.
-Not less than 7 years in supply chain management for health programs, minimum 3 years of which is in planning, management, monitoring and evaluation of health programs at national and international levels.
-Successful experience in drafting Q&A policies and plans for other countries.
-Knowledge and understanding of WHO and the Global Fund’s requirements towards the QA of pharmaceuticals and health products.
-Demonstrated capacity to conduct work assignments similar to the scope of this TOR
-Excellent technical and analytical writing skills
-Excellent skills in negotiating and working with people
-Fluent in English language

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Title of the consultancy: “National Consultant to Undertake a revision of the current legislation relevant to Social Care Reform with a focus on De-Institutionalization of children from Residential Care”
Requirements:
- Advanced university degree in Law
- Minimum 5 years of practical experience of working in the area of child rights, social reforms and/or deinstitutionalization of children;
- Excellent English written and verbal skills
- Proven research, analytical and legal drafting skills

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- “National Consultant for the evaluation of UNICEF’s contribution to the Normative Policy Framework of the Social Care Services Reform 2013-2019 in Albania”. <expired>

– National Consultant to support the implementation of the Justice for Children project. <expired>


– International Consultant to strengthen the capacities of specialized law enforcement officials to combat online sexual exploitation and abuse of children in Albania. <expired>


– International Consultant to conduct a Rapid Needs Assessment of HIV National Reference Laboratory and 12 Regional laboratories, and revise and update the national laboratory protocols and guidelines. <expired>


– International consultant to conduct a Rapid needs assessment of TB National Reference Laboratory and 12 regional laboratories, and development of SOPs for sample management, transportation and health equipment. <expired>


– International consultant to support UNICEF in mapping best practices in peace building, social cohesion and intercultural dialogue transformative pedagogies for adolescents and youth and the development of a teacher training module on peace building/intercultural dialogue. <expired>