UN-HABITAT UNITAC Research Monitoring and Evaluation Expert Consultant Jobs 2022 Kenya

UN-HABITAT VacancyUN-HABITAT UNITAC Research Monitoring and Evaluation Expert Consultant Jobs 2022 Kenya: Currently the UN-HABITAT is hiring employees for their upcoming projects vacancy for the UNITAC Research Monitoring and Evaluation Expert Consultant position. Now for all Kenyan NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with UN-HABITAT.

UN-HABITAT UNITAC Research Monitoring and Evaluation Expert Consultant Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on April 14, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by April 21, 2022.

Organization Name United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted April 14, 2022
Closing Date April 21, 2022
Position UNITAC Research Monitoring and Evaluation Expert Consultant
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

UN-HABITAT UNITAC Research Monitoring and Evaluation Expert Consultant Jobs 2022

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT) seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Nairobi, Kenya.

  • Education: Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent).
  • Experience: Minimum 2 years.
  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Language: English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For this position, fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another UN language is desirable.
  • Duty Station: Nairobi.
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • Academic Qualifications: An advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in communication, journalism, international relations, social sciences, political science, international development, urban and regional planning, architecture, innovation or related field is required. A first-level university degree in combination with two (2) years’ experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • Experience: A minimum of two years’ relevant professional experience in architecture, urban planning, sustainable urban development and digital transformation, innovation, social and/or political science, international development or related field is required. Experience in research, writing, drawing and preparation of visual/graphical material using computer-aided design tools is desirable. Experience in working with digital platforms and websites, including social media is desirable. Experience in project management, ideally in international organization contexts, is desirable.


  • Conduct backround research for people-centred smart city project planning and development (at least 6 initiatives), in close collaboration with key stakeholders, the UNITAC and UN-Habitat digital team.
  • Coordinate projects and support the team, knowledge, experience and dissemination on digital technologies, urban knowledge, data and innovation, and sustainable urban development.
  • Monitor the implementation of people-centred smart city project implementation (at least 6 initiatives), in close collaboration with key stakeholders, the UNITAC and UN-Habitat digital team.
  • Facilitate meetings and workshops, supports consultative and other meetings, conferences (at least 6 initiatives).
  • Delivers presentations on assigned topics/activities, conducts research and prepares reflective texts on urban projects, processes, and best practices (at least 6 initiatives).
  • Prepares various written outputs (at least 6 initiatives, i.e. background papers, analysis, reports, and publications)
  • Report on procedure for documentation of project inception, implementation, and post- project review processes, including knowledge products in support of overall UNITAC objectives and CoPs and recommendations for incorporating knowledge management principles and activities into the communications and advocacy strategy.
  • Report on evaluation of implementation and lessons learnt of people-centred smart city projects (at least 6 initiatives).
  • Research and program evaluation (at least 6 initiatives).
  • Reviews assessments of issues and trends, preparation of evaluations or research activities and studies (at least 6 initiatives).
  • Coordinate knowledge in line with UNITAC’s communications strategy, including concrete outputs for external audiences on knowledge management and lessons learnt.
  • Prepare UN-Habitat website content in relation to UNITAC programme efforts and UNITAC sub-page and social media content; Online articles and blog posts on UNITAC inoitiatives (minimum 4).
  • UNITAC’s quick win projects implementation report, including lessons learnt.
  • Project-specific work tracker to assist in project and knowledge management processes.
  • Develops training material and workshops (at least 6 initiatives).
  • Creates visualizations and reports for requested projects using a different computer-assisted design tool (at least 6 initiatives).
  • Final report required to hand over activities to the UNITAC programme, communication and advocacy team.

How to Apply?

  • Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
  • Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting official website. Candidates have to visit at https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=178074 to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: April 21, 2022.
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