Job Opening

Posting Title: Evaluation Consultant
Department/Office: Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Duty Station: NEW YORK
Posting Period: 02 February 2021 - 14 February 2021
Job Opening Number: 21-Department of Economic and Social Affairs-149080-Consultant
Staffing Exercise N/A
United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity
Sorry, this job opening is no longer available.

Result of Service

The findings of the evaluation will be presented to the management team of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs, and the Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) of the IGF. The findings will help to improve the relevance as well as design and implementation of activities for the remaining years of the IGF’s current mandate. similar projects. The evaluation results will be shared also with global, regional and national counterparts, stakeholders and beneficiaries.

Work Location

Home-based

Expected duration

The proposed contract will be for 50 working days, between 1 March 2021 and 31 July 2021.

Duties and Responsibilities

The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) seeks to conduct a mid-term evaluation of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in its current mandate (2016-2020). The IGF is funded through the extra-budgetary, multi-donor grant administered by UN DESA. The purpose of this evaluation is to assess the relevance, effectiveness, efficiency, and sustainability of the implementation of the current mandate of IGF, supported by the IGF Secretariat, and the IGF grant administered by UN DESA. More specifically, it will examine and assess its performance, and determine whether the project has succeeded in achieving its stated objectives and expected accomplishments and analyze lessons from its approach to capacity development.

Qualifications/special skills

Academic Qualifications: First-level university degree in social sciences, development studies, information technologies or related area is required. Master or above degree is preferred.
Experience: Experience in evaluation fields and solid expert knowledge of socio-economic data is required, as well as evaluation experience with UN entities. Strong writing skills in English are required.
Good analytical skills and proven record of analytical writing are desirable.
Language: Fluency in English is required for this consultancy.

No Fee

THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS (APPLICATION, INTERVIEW MEETING, PROCESSING, OR TRAINING). THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CONCERN ITSELF WITH INFORMATION ON APPLICANTS’ BANK ACCOUNTS.

Sorry, this job opening is no longer available.
Home | Privacy notice | Site map | Fraud alert | Contact Us
Copyright 2021 United Nations. All rights reserved