Consultancy - Comprehensive equity focused needs assessment for country specific newborn care programming

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Employer: UNICEF
Job Title: Consultancy - Comprehensive equity focused needs assessment for country specific newborn care programming
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: Somalia
Category: Other
Description:

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

www.unicef.org/somalia

How can you make a difference?

The specific activities will be implemented with direct support of the national ENAP consultant and costing consultant. These include:

 

  • Desk review of available literature, strategies, tools, evaluations and reports related to new-born costing experiences as well as current health spending on new born
  • Consultations with UNICEF at Regional Office and Country Office level to identify sources of information, gaps in information, key informant's potential partners collaborating agencies and other possible sources of information for documentation of best practices
  • Develop a conceptual framework for the costing, draft the tools and assessment methodologies in accordance with global ENAP guidelines
  • Review the bottleneck and situational analysis workshop report
  • Work closely with the WHO and MoHs responsible for RMNCAH strategic plan to ensure newborn action plan is costed whether as a standalone or integrated plan;
  • Finalize and share the final costed NBA with the consultants and UNICEF staff
  • In collaboration with the national and international consultants, participate at the validation workshop to validate the costed newborn action plan including methods and tools used
  • Provide inputs towards the finalization of the newborn action plan monitoring tool
  • Participate in debriefing with UNICEF management, MoH and relevant stakeholders;

 

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

 

  • Advanced University degree or equivalent in accounting, finance, economics or business management. Masters in health economics will be of added value.
  • More than 5 years of work experience in costing and budgeting health programs.
  • Work experience in development of ENAP policies, strategies and training guidelines.
  • Excellent communication skills, including written and oral presentations.
  • Good team player with ability to work independently and under tight deadlines.
  • Creative thinking, drive for results and strong commitments.
  • Good inter-personal relationship even in diverse work environment.
  • Work experience in Somalia is an added advantage
  • Language: Fluency in one UN language (English)

 

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.

View our competency framework at:

http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/files/UNICEF_Competencies.pdf

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.

Remarks:

Kindly include availability dates and expected fee for this assignment.

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

HOW TO APPLY:

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organization. To apply, click on the following link http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=515150

 

 
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