Data Advocacy Consultant

Posted By: United Nations Children's Fund

Delhi

Not Specified

Legal & Compliance

Child Care and Nutrition

Job Description

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. 

HOW TO APPLY:  

The application to be submitted through the online portal and should contain three separate attachments: 

i. A Cover letter explaining suitability for position (to be uploaded online under “Cover Letter” tab) 

ii. Curriculum Vitae (CV) references (to be uploaded online under “Resume” tab) 

iii. A financial proposal indicating all-inclusive monthly professional fee and travel cost, as per the template attached (to be uploaded online under “Financial Proposal” tab). -  Financial Proposal - Data Advocacy Consultant.docx

iv. A recent writing sample (up to 3 years old), which can include a professional publication, or a report or some other writing piece completed as part of their professional work. This sample should demonstrate analysis of quantitative datasets and presentation of key graphs, tables, and/or other data visualizations. Where a writing piece has several authors, the applicant should specify which sections were written by her/him. (Note by submitting a writing sample, the consultant confirms this is their original work. If it is found not to be original work, this will be grounds for non-selection.) (to be uploaded online under “Other – Applicant” as a single document) 

v. One reference letter from a previous supervisor (to be uploaded online under “Other – Applicant” as a single document) 

Important Note: Please do not indicate financials anywhere else in the online application form, please mark "n/a or 00", under the fee related questions in the online application form. 

Without all the above 5 documents, your application will be considered incomplete and invalid and will not be considered further. 

  • Any attempt to unduly influence UNICEF’s selection process will lead to automatic disqualification of the applicant. 
  • Joint applications of two or more individuals are not accepted. 
  • Please note, UNICEF does not charge any fee during any stage of the process. 
  • Women, trans, non-binary and gender diverse candidates meeting the requirements are strongly encouraged to apply. 
  • UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds including persons living with disabilities to apply. 
  • General Terms and Conditions for the Consultancy Contract is attached, for your reference. Attached -  General Terms and Conditions - Consultants and Individual Contractors.pdf
  • 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. 

For any clarifications, please contact: 

UNICEF 

Supply & Procurement Section 

73, Lodi Estate, New Delhi 110003 

Email: indconsultants@unicef.org 

Advertised: 08 Jul 2022 India Standard Time

Deadline: 18 Jul 2022 India Standard Time


Desired Candidate Profile

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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:United Nations Children's Fund
  • About Organization:UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. Across 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone. UNICEF has spent 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Defending children's rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming to produce results and understand their effects. UNICEF believes all children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential – to the benefit of a better world. And we never give up!