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Data Analytics, Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

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  • Post Date: August 4, 2020
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Job Overview

Host Entity: UNICEF
Country: Zimbabwe
Duty Station: Harare (ZWE)
Language Skills: English, Shona, Sindebele
Start Date: 01 September 2020
Duration: 12 months
Application Deadline: 12 August 2020

  • Minimum age: 22 years old.
  • Applicants must be nationals of or legal residents in the country of assignment.
Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of Social Policy Specialist (P4) or his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UNV Data Analytics, Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist will:

  • Support the design and implementation of Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) activities of the ESCT
  • Carryout out monitoring field visits or remote activities
  • Engage with relevant stakeholders and ensure relevant data is provided to UNICEF on a timely manner
  • Review, clean and merge data from various datasets
  • Provide routine analysis of ESCT data using STATA
  • Provide monthly reports on data analyzed and M&E activities carried out
  • Provide general support the ESCT (as and when required) to implement its proramme on a time and to quality
  • Provide data analytics support to Social Policy Programme when necessary (up to 10% of time)
  • Any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
  • Master degree or equivalent

  • Master’s degree in a relevant area, e.g. Economics and or Statistics or area related to Social Policy.
  • 24 Months

  • At least 2 years of professional work experience at the national and/or international level in data and statistical analysis or M&E activities, or other relevant programmes; experience with M&E tools is an asset, as is experience working in the UN or other international development organization.

  • English(Mandatory), Level – Fluent
  • Shona(Optional), Level – Working Knowledge
  • Sindebele(Optional), Level – Working Knowledge
  • Macroeconomics and public finance, Statistics, Monitoring and evaluation

  • Strong and demonstrable statistical and quantitative skills and analysis of large datasets is a must
  • Advanced knowledge and working experience of using STATA software package
  • Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills;
  • Accuracy and professionalism in document production and editing;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; culturally and socially sensitive; ability to work inclusively and collaboratively with a range of partners, including grassroots community members, religious and youth organizations, and authorities at different levels; familiarity with tools and approaches of communications for development;
  • Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel;
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
  • Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines;
  • Have affinity with or interest in Social Protection or child related matters and, volunteerism as a mechanism for durable development, and the UN System
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* Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool?

Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup.
Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.

* Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool?
Please first update your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/profile. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call for to which you would like to apply.

Application deadline: 12-08-2020

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