The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Cambodia Country Office,is seeking to hire two qualified consultants toconduct a Study to assess the quality of and access to Friends HelpFriends Interventions and services in Cambodia.
The Complete Terms of Reference is available at http://www.unicef.org/cambodia/overview_20966.html
This study has the following specific objectives:
• To determine the extent to which the mmm and MMM interventions have addressed the rights, needs and problems of children, adolescents, youth and adults.
• To assess to what extent the mmm/MMM interventions are feasible and efficient in its current model compare with other existing models.
• To review institutional set-up and assess the effectiveness and quality of the interventions against the objectives of the SOPs.
• To identify and draw lessons from different mmm/MMM models and practices used by various stakeholders.
• To formulate recommendations for decisions on future of mmm/MMM interventions for more effective, cost efficient and standardised implementation of the interventions.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
Eligible consultants can apply individually, but it is preferred that the lead consultant teams up with one national consultant for this study. Below are requirements for lead and national consultants:
A lead consultant with:
• At least 5 years of experience in leading and conducting similar studies assessment and evaluations;
• Experience and strong skills in quantitative and qualitative research and approaches;
• Advanced degree in research, social sciences or related field;
• Familiarity with the Global, Regional and National HIV Treatment, Adherence and Psychosocial Guidelines.
• Excellent communication, coordination and facilitation skills;
• Strong analytical and report writing skills;
• Fluency in English is required; some fluency in Khmer would be an asset
• Knowledge of Cambodian context on HIV/AIDS and relevant country experience is an asset
A national consultant should possess:
• At least 5 years of experience of working in programme monitoring and evaluation.
• Experience of working closely with government counterparts especially with the Ministry of Health
• Knowledge of the health information systems at the national and sub-national level
• Good understanding of NCHADS, PHD and OD and partner NGO roles and functions
• Communication and facilitation skills to work with various government stakeholders and NGOs
• Research and statistical knowledge and experience, including data collection, transcription and analysis of (qualitative) data
• Computer literacy
• Fluency in English and Khmer and experienced in translation from Khmer to English and English to Khmer
Duration of Contract: Up to 40 working days within a period of 3 months.
Applications shall be addressed to: UNICEF Cambodia, Supply Section, No. 11, Street 75, SangkatSraschark, Phnom Penh, Cambodia; or email to [email protected] Applications MUST include the title and vacancy number.