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Chief, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, L-5, Abuja, Nigeria
If you are a passionate and committed professional and want to make a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you. UNICEF seeks a Chief, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation to be based in its Abuja, Nigeria office.
Under the overall guidance of the Deputy Representative, you will be responsible for the development, design, planning, implementation and management of the programme for planning, monitoring and evaluation as well as field coordination within the country programme. This post administers a programme budget. As head of section, you will direct a significant group of professional and support staff to develop and administer the programme.
Advanced university degree in Social Sciences or a related technical field.
Ten years progressively, responsible professional work experience at the national and international levels in programme planning and management in a related field, with emphasis on strategic planning.
Core Values: Commitment, Diversity and Inclusion, Integrity
Core Competencies: Communication, Working with People, Drive for Results
Functional Competencies: Leading and Supervising, Formulating Strategies and Concepts, Analyzing, Relating and Networking, Applying Technical Expertise, Adapting and Responding to Change
Comprehensive understanding of various approaches and methods of Programme and Project Monitoring & Evaluation.
Professional technical knowledge/expertise in methodological guides for all types of Monitoring & Evaluation.
Knowledge of Human Rights, Gender issues and the implications.
Knowledge of Institutional Evaluation, Environment Assessment, Result Based Management and Strategic Evaluation.
Professional technical knowledge/expertise in Planning for Influential Evaluation, Project Evaluation.
Professional technical knowledge/expertise in demography, statistics, and data management.
Professional technical knowledge/expertise in methodology of Monitoring & Evaluation, including theories, standards and models, quantitative/qualitative/mixed methods, validity/reliability testing of data, data analysis and interpretation, and statistical inference methods.
Professional technical knowledge/expertise in Activity Monitoring & Evaluation, Evaluation Design, data analysis, and reporting.
Knowledge of the latest developments and technology in related fields.
Proven ability to conceptualize, plan and manage programmes, as well as to impart knowledge and teach skills.
Leadership, supervisory and managerial skills and team work abilities
Good analytical, negotiation, communication and advocacy skills.
Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-cultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships both within and outside the organization.
Computer skills, including internet navigation and various office applications.
Fluency in English and another UN language required. Knowledge of the local working language of the duty station is an asset.
If you have got experience of working in a similar capacity and want to make an active and lasting contribution to build a better world for children, send a detailed curriculum vitae in English, AND a duly completed United Nations Personal History form (available at www.unicef.org/employ), quoting VN-09-212 to: recruit.PME@unicef.org. Applications should be received by 8 May 2009. Only candidates who are under serious consideration will be contacted.
UNICEF’s salary and benefits package is based on the United Nations Common System; visit www.un.org/Depts/OHRM/salaries_allowances for further information.
UNICEF is committed to gender equality in its mandate and its staff. Well qualified candidates, particularly women are strongly encouraged to apply.