International consultancy

Vacancy Announcement
Vacancy No.: FPA/16/001

Job Title: International consultancy to produce Mid-Term Review Report of the 2014-2018 National Strategic Development Plan implementation
Duty Station: UNFPA Phnom Penh
Contract type: Individual Consultant
Deadline: 29 February 2016 (4 PM Local Time)

Objective of assignment:
♦ To produce a report on the implementation of NSDP 2014-2018 for the half period (2014-2016) with substantial conclusions on the effectiveness of the NSDP implementation of the Plan;
♦ To make informed and logical decisions on the revisions or changes required in the design, management and implementation of the NSDP during the remaining second half period (2017-2018); and
♦ To make recommendations for possible future involvement of non-state entities (i.e., CSO & public - private partnership) in the implementation of the NSDP in the second half period.

♦ Post-graduate degree in a field related to socio-economic development planning;
♦ At least 15 years work experience in development planning at the national, local or sectoral levels, at a senior level, along with substantial experience in managing development cooperation programmes;
♦ Experience with Poverty Reduction Strategy (PRS)-type processes with a focus on ownership, participation and capacity development, is desirable;
♦ Familiarity with evidence-based, poverty mitigation-focused policy formulation and planning processes;
♦ Ability to design capacity development programs and provide mentoring support;
♦ Ability to work independently in a cross-cultural environment, and demonstrated capacity to build strong relationships with local counterparts and donor agencies;
♦ High level communication, negotiation and coordination skills and ability to write analytical, clear and concise reports;
♦ Previous working experience in Cambodia or the Greater Mekong sub-region would be an advantage;

How to apply:
Applications must be supported with a UN Personal History Form (P11) and a detailed CV addressed directly to Dr. Derveeuw Marc G. L., Representative, UNFPA, Phnom Penh Center, Room 526, Sothearos Blvd., Chamkar Mon The P11 Form and Terms of Reference can be obtained via email [email protected] or UNFPA Website Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. UNFPA retains the right to contact referees directly.

There is no fee at any stage of the application process. UNFPA does not solicit or screen for information in respect of HIV or AIDS and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV status.