From 25 July 2018 to 25 July 2019
July 25, 2018
The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is the UN organization that promotes volunteerism to support peace and development worldwide.
Duration of the project is 12 months Expected Starting Date: Immediate In September 2015, Uzbekistan along with other UN member-states supported the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Currently, cooperation between UN agencies and the Republic of Uzbekistan is carried out under the United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for 2016-2020. Later, as a pathway towards achieving the SDGs and in support of UNDAF for 2016-2020, the country adopted its Development Action Strategy 2017-2021 in five priority areas which is formulated around conceptual issues for the socio-political, socio-economic, and cultural-humanitarian transformation of the country. The International UNV Specialist on Programme Coordination, Monitoring and Evaluation will work in close collaboration with UN Coordination Analyst, UNCT and UNDAF Result Groups’ members, and other colleagues in UN Agencies to ensure successful implementation of obligations taken by UN within the framework above-mentioned UN-Uzbekistan cooperation agreements. More information on conditions and requirement you can find here: https://www.unv.org/sites/default/files/special_calls/UZBR000184.pdf Application procedure: * 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 (assignment) 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 (assignment) to which you would like to apply.
Who You Need
Qualifications/Requirements Required Degree Level: Bachelor degree or equivalent Education: A degree from internationally reputable University in Economics, Social Sciences, International Relations, Political Sciences or related field Required experience: 0 months Experience Remark: - Demonstrated interest and/or experience (up to 2 years) at the national or international level in providing management advisory services, monitoring and evaluation of development projects - Knowledge about the UN and RC systems would be an advantage - Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages, experience in handling of web based management systems, hands-on experience in design Language Skills: - English (mandatory), Fluent - Russian (mandatory), Fluent - Uzbek (optional), Working Knowledge Area of Expertise: - Monitoring and evaluation (mandatory) - Development programme management (mandatory) - Resource mobilization, partnership and donor coordination (mandatory)
What to do
40 per week
Days off per week
Resident Coordinator and direct supervision of Head of RC Office, the International UN Youth Volunteer will undertake the following tasks: - Participation in the work of UNDAF Results Groups and provide support for monitoring and evaluation within the context of the UNDAF Results Matrix, the UNDAF M&A Plan. - Contribute in conduction of UNDAF annual review and preparation of high quality UNDAF Annual Report based on results of annual review; - Assist in monitoring of all Joint/Collaborative programmes/initiatives of the UNCT and preparing periodic reports as necessary. - Contribute to organizing UNDAF final evaluation activities; - Contribute to organizing Common Country Assessment and formulating UN Vision 2030. - Provide support in analysis and research of information on donors, preparation of information on donors’ programmes and strategies. (read the full list of tasks here: https://www.unv.org/sites/default/files/special_calls/UZBR000184.pdf)
Bed and Board
Full reimbursement of travel expenses
Remuneration of labor
More info about conditions
A UN Volunteer receives a Volunteer Living Allowance (VLA) per month and is paid at the end of each month to cover housing, utilities, transportation, communications and other basic needs. The VLA can be computed by applying the Post-Adjustment Multiplier (PAM) to the VLA base rate of US$1,282. The VLA base rate is a global rate, while the PAM is country-specific and fluctuates on a monthly basis according to the cost of living. Allowances provided are: - volunteer living allowance: a monthly allowance intended to cover basic living expenses - travel expenses: for travel to duty station upon appointment and for repatriation at the end of the assignment - settling-in-grant: a grant calculated on the duration of assignment, paid at the beginning of the assignment - insurances: life, health and permanent disability insurance - annual leave - resettlement allowance: calculated based on the duration of assignment, paid upon satisfactory completion of the assignment.