The job for an Individual Consultancy on Social Protection is advertised by UNICEF and includes the following tasks: Inception Report, Desk Analysis, Develop and coordinate drafting of National Social Protection Policy and Interlocking Tasks.
This assignment will require a national or regional consultant with a strong background in comprehensive social protection programming, experience with social welfare and assistance policy and programming, economics and poverty reduction programmes.
Required Qualification: Advanced university degree in social sciences, economics, public policy, international development or any related social science fields
Required Experience: A minimum of 10 years of professional experience in drafting strategic social protection documents (in particular policies, strategies and plans), related policy reform processes or strategies, in designing social protection interventions, equity-focused research, analysis and evaluation of social protection programmes, including cash transfer programme, particularly in Africa.
This work is estimated to correspond as full time for a period of 10 months, with effect from January 2018 to 31 October 2018. The Consultant will be based at the MPESW Head Office in Windhoek, Namibia, and will be expected to conduct limited field travel within Namibia as part of stakeholder consultations for the development of the SP policy.
Please note: Applications should be submitted no later than 26th January 2018.
For further information, please visit the UNICEF Website: www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=509547