Consultancy: Emergency Cash Transfers and Data and Information Management, Kenya Country Office, Nairobi (6 Months)

  • Contract
  • Nairobi

Organization: UNICEF - United Nations Children’s Fund


The Emergency Cash Transfers contractor will support scaling up of cash transfers to beneficiaries in support to Government efforts including quality assurance of MIS and Data to ensure linkages between the humanitarian and development cash transfer programmes

UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.

Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.

And we never give up.

For every child, full potential

 

How can you make a difference?Download File Terms_of Reference_Individual Consultant MIS and Data 22nd May 2022.docx

The Emergency Cash Transfers contractor will support scaling up of cash transfers to beneficiaries in support to Government efforts including quality assurance of MIS and Data to ensure linkages between the humanitarian and development cash transfer programmes

To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…

  • At least 5 years of progressive work experience in provision of technical assistance on development of MIS systems for large scale (preferably government managed) programmes in social protection or other social services provision.
  • Experience of working in development and/or emergency programmes, preferably in fragile contexts is desirable.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in a multicultural environment.
  • Ability to multitask and work under tight deadlines in a highly complex environment.
  • Ability to take initiative, work independently and deliver high quality results on time.
  • Ability to work with multiple stakeholders, especially government sectors.

 

 

 

 

For every Child, you demonstrate…

UNICEF’s values of Care, Respect, Integrity, Trust, and Accountability (CRITA).

To view our competency framework, please visit here.

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.

UNICEF has a zero-tolerance policy on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations and UNICEF, including sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. UNICEF also adheres to strict child safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles and will therefore undergo rigorous reference and background checks. Background checks will include the verification of academic credential(s) and employment history. Selected candidates may be required to provide additional information to conduct a background check.

 

Remarks:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.

Individuals engaged under a consultancy or individual contract will not be considered “staff members” under the Staff Regulations and Rules of the United Nations and UNICEF’s policies and procedures, and will not be entitled to benefits provided therein (such as leave entitlements and medical insurance coverage). Their conditions of service will be governed by their contract and the General Conditions of Contracts for the Services of Consultants and Individual Contractors. Consultants and individual contractors are responsible for determining their tax liabilities and for the payment of any taxes and/or duties, in accordance with local or other applicable laws.

The selected candidate is solely responsible to ensure that the visa (applicable) and health insurance required to perform the duties of the contract are valid for the entire period of the contract. The candidate may also be subject to inoculation (vaccination) requirements, including against SARS-CoV-2 (Covid).

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