UNICEF recrute un consultant international chef de projet partenariats avec le secteur privé (PSP), BCO (4 mois), Bujumbura, Burundi


Job no : 531486

Work type : Consultancy

Level : Consultancy

Location : Burundi

Categories : WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene), Consultancy


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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, cleanliness

Under the supervision of the Chief WASH, the consultant will manage one or two private partnership projects, namely the soap project, and potentially the solar panel project. Management of these project contains the planning of the partnership activities, communication with the partner, weekly coordination meetings with partners and UNICEF-internally, field supervision missions, production of monitoring reports, and final reporting on the projects.


How can you make a difference?

  • Under the delegated responsibility of the Chief WASH, the consultant carries out all activities in relation to the soap partnership ;
  • Under the delegated responsibility of the Construction Manager, the consultant carries out all activities in relation to the solar panel partnership.

The consultant ensures a functional link with the office’s Emergency Unit in order to participate in the coordination forums and to report on the actions undertaken in this framework.


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

  • Education : First degree in a subject related to business or international development ;
  • Should have at least 5 years experience in either business or international development (NGO, Government, or United Nations) ;
  • Required work experience : 5 year.

Languages : Should be fluent in English and French, both written and spoken.


For every Child, you demonstrate…

UNICEF’s values of Care, Respect, Integrity, Trust, and Accountability (CRITA) and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.

The functional competencies required for this post are :

  • Builds and maintains partnerships ;
  • Demonstrates self-awareness and ethical awareness ;
  • Drive to achieve results for impact ;
  • Innovates and embraces change ;
  • Thinks and acts strategically ;
  • Works collaboratively with others.

View our competency framework at : 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.

UNICEF has a zero-tolerance policy on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations and UNICEF, including sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. UNICEF also adheres to strict child safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles and will therefore undergo rigorous reference and background checks. Background checks will include the verification of academic credential(s) and employment history. Selected candidates may be required to provide additional information to conduct a background check.


Remarks :

Mobility is a condition of international professional employment with UNICEF and an underlying premise of the international civil service.

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

Individuals engaged under a consultancy or individual contract will not be considered “staff members” under the Staff Regulations and Rules of the United Nations and UNICEF’s policies and procedures, and will not be entitled to benefits provided therein (such as leave entitlements and medical insurance coverage). Their conditions of service will be governed by their contract and the General Conditions of Contracts for the Services of Consultants and Individual Contractors. Consultants and individual contractors are responsible for determining their tax liabilities and for the payment of any taxes and/or duties, in accordance with local or other applicable laws.


Applications close : 11 May 2020 11:55 PM South Africa Standard Time.