10 Feb 2018

C4D support for the Inter Agency Joint Resilience Programme


Job Description

C4D support for the Inter Agency Joint Resilience Programme (Consultancy)

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Job Number: 510810 | Vacancy Link
Locations: Africa: Somalia
Work Type: Consultancy

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, a fair chance


How can you make a difference?

By developing a cross agency C4D strategy, developing the content of an integrated C4D package and providing supervision to the production of the C4D package.

Specific tasks:

  1. Develop the cross agency / cross sectoral C4D strategy for the JRP
  2. Develop the content of a package of communication material in English (including training material) for the community level service providers
  3. Develop the content of a package of material in English for the care givers and household level audiences
  4. Develop a package of material in English for local government
  5. Develop a monitoring and evaluation plan
  6. Supervise and coordinate the production of the material packages (including supporting the pre-testing of the material) including the supervision of the translation of the material to relevant local languages in Somalia.

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

  • A Masters degree in Development Communication, Sociology, Anthrophony or a related field will be an advantage. Related experience will also be considered.
  • A minimum of 5 – 7 years of relevant professional experience in the field
  • Developing country work experience and/or familiarity with emergency is considered an asset.
  • Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another official UN language (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian or Spanish) or a local language is an asset.
  • Proven experience in developing large scale C4D strategies would be required
  • Proven experience developing communication materials for community level initiatives including the development of training material would be required.
  • Proven ability to take a different creative process, yet products are relevant, simple and interesting
  • Previous work experience with UNICEF or other UN agencies/Development Organisations is an added advantage

For every Child, you demonstrate…

UNICEF’s core values of Commitment, Diversity and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.

The technical competencies required for this post are:

  • Drive for Results, Level 2
  • Leading and Supervising, Level 1
  • Formulating Strategies and Concepts, Level 2
  • Relating and Networking, Level 2
  • Persuading and Influencing, Level 2
  • Applying Technical Expertise, Level 2
  • Entrepreneurial Thinking, Level 2

View our competency framework 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.


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

Opening Date Fri Feb 09 2018 08:00:00 GMT+0200 (South Africa Standard Time) E. Africa Standard Time
Closing Date Fri Feb 23 2018 22:55:00 GMT+0200 (South Africa Standard Time)

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