24 July 2023

Request for proposal

Request for proposal - Provision of human resources management services to support the onboarding of the Kosovo Generation Unlimited Internship Programme beneficiaries UNICEF office in Kosovo is seeking to engage a human resources management company and/or service provider with proven expertise in human resource management, to support the implementation of the Kosovo Generation Unlimited Internship programme. The purpose of this request for proposal is to contribute in creating a positive and impactful experience for young interns, and fostering a supportive culture for both interns and hosting companies. This comprehensive approach aims to maximize opportunities for youth and enhance capacities for host entities, supporting them throughout the entire duration of the programme. The company/institution is expected to provide high experienced staff in delivering human resource management and talent management products and services, and great understanding of key approaches for effective onboarding strategies, which will be developed in close collaboration with the UNICEF programme team, partners and others as relevant. Implementation timeframe is foreseen over a period of 16 months. The contract will be awarded to the company/institution with proven experience and qualifications to perform the requested assignment with main duties and responsibilities consisting of: Developing Onboarding Guidelines, customized to align with the Kosovo Generation Unlimited programme goals, values, and internship program requirements. Updating/revision of the available Onboarding Packages, for interns to effectively navigate their internship experience and journey, and for hosting entities to adopt best internship management principles. Orientation Programme Delivery, to ensure a smooth and efficient onboarding experience for interns and host entities engaged via the Kosovo Generation Unlimited programme Quality assurance and feedback collection, to provide continuous support and facilitate feedback generation from young interns and host entites throughout the internship period.  The interested companies/institutions are invited on an informative pre-bidding meeting, where project details, requirements, and clarifications will be conveyed in preparation for the subsequent bidding process. The meeting will be held on 31 July 2023, from 10:00 am, in UNICEF Offices (Ukshin Hoti Street No.120, C3/2a - Prishtina 10000 / Kosovo) All interested companies (institutions) should then prepare their offer in line with below attached pdf document. Proposals presented in English language, consisting of technical and financial details in separate closed envelopes, in hard copy should be submitted by 21 August 2023, 17:00 to the address: UNICEF Kosovo “Ukshin Hoti” Street No.120, C3/2a - Prishtina 10000 / Kosovo UNICEF will also accept proposals in electronic version. If preferred, companies/institutions should submit their proposals at prishtina@unicef.org before the specified deadline mentioned above.
08 June 2021

Request for Offers for Institutional Consultancy

UNICEF office in Kosovo is seeking to engage a company (institution) to conduct a mapping of private and public sector organizations for apprenticeship and internship placement opportunities with focus on identifying internship schemes and opportunities for UNICEF’s engagement on advancing participation and empowerment of adolescents, youth, and young people. The project is envisaged to be completed for the period of 2 months and the contract will be awarded to Institution with proven experience and well qualified to perform the requested assignment with main duties and responsibilities consisting of: Desk review of available resources, legal framework and regulations on internship and Mapping potential of public and private institutions for offering internship and apprenticeship opportunities; Collect information from young people on their attitudes and perceptions for engaging in public and private institutions’ internship opportunities; Design evidence-based recommendations for UNICEF’s engagement with public and private sector entities for advancing the apprenticeship and internship placement programme;   Identify entry points for partnering with public and private sector entities based on shared value partnership for adolescents, youth, and young people empowerment, with a specific focus on Corporate Social Responsibility; Based on the evidence generated, design recommendations for UNICEF’s engagement with public and private sector entities to advance adolescents, youth and young people’s participation and empowerment at national level. The interested institutions should prepare their offer in line with attached Terms of Reference. Offers presented in English language, consisting of technical and financial details, should be submitted by 22 June until 13:00 o’clock at the email address prishtina@unicef.org