Information Management Intern
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
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United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

UN House, Pulchowk, Kathmandu, Nepal

About Us

UNICEF mainly focuses in the 15 lowest performing districts of Nepal but our impact is nationwide especially with our advocacy work with the Government of Nepal in developing legislations, plans, budgets, coordination and monitoring mechanisms that enable the survival, ...

UNICEF mainly focuses in the 15 lowest performing districts of Nepal but our impact is nationwide especially with our advocacy work with the Government of Nepal in developing legislations, plans, budgets, coordination and monitoring mechanisms that enable the survival, development, protection and participation of children, adolescents and women.

Information Management Intern

Basic Information

  • Job Category NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Job Location Kathmandu District
  • Expiry date 2022-09-30
  • Skills Management , Communication skills, Reporting

Job Description

Purpose:

The overall purpose of this internship is to support the Gender section in information and knowledge management (including virtual resources), database construction and utilization, and standardization of communication products.

Expected results (measurable results):

Working directly under the supervision of the Regional Gender Adviser, the intern will be responsible for the following general/specific tasks:

i. General Tasks
a. Support the section with infographics and data analytics for Gender Related reports
b. Preparation of section specific Dashboards
c. Support organizing meeting and webinars

ii. Specific Tasks per Functional Area
a. Contribute data and analysis to the gender section reports
b. Support on development of knowledge products

iii. Monitoring & Evaluation:
a. Support the review, monitoring and analysis of data and evidence
b. Gather and prepare documentation, presentation, graphs, and analytical results from the UNICEF SitAn, SitRep, SES and CCC indicators
c. Support preparation of summary analysis of ROSA year end reports, technical materials and other resources
d. Support data analysis of available datasets, and produce regular statistical reports, visualizations, and maps
e. Ensure timely data collection from different sources including UNICEF’s and its partners’ Information Management Systems when applicable and as per program requirements.
f. Develop infographics and maps in support of the office’s need for evidence generation and reporting.

Working Conditions:

Duration: The internship will last 6 months, starting from 15th October 2022.

Location: The intern will work remotely (with the possibility to work at the South Asia Regional Office in Kathmandu, Nepal to be determined due to Covid-19). The candidate selected will be governed by and subject to UNICEF’s General Terms and Conditions for interns.

Financial support: UNICEF will also provide a monthly stipend in accordance with UNICEF rules and recommendations – if this is not covered by the University. All other costs will be borne by the university/candidate.

Insurance:

  • UNICEF accepts no responsibility for costs or fatality arising from illness or accidents incurred during the internship; therefore, the intern must have adequate medical insurance.
  • Applicants for internship must show proof of valid medical and life/accident insurance for the duty station for which they will work.

Learning Opportunities for the Intern:

  • General understanding of the work and mission of the UNICEF programme in South Asia
  •  Insight and hands-on experience on UNICEF related to Gender and Development
  • Become more familiar with working in a United Nations / international organization and in a multicultural environment

Job Specification

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

Required Education, Skills and Experiences:

  • Recently completed or currently pursuing a University Degree in any discipline
  •  Knowledge and experience of working on sharepoint and Excel
  •  Strong interest in using different ICT tools
  • Interest in creating designs and developing communication products
  •  Excellent computer literacy (Microsoft Office products)
  •  A minimum of 6 months of relevant professional experience
  • Developing country work experience and/or familiarity with emergency is considered an asset.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English is required.

For every Child, you demonstrate…
UNICEF’s values of Care, Respect, Integrity, Trust, and Accountability (CRITA).
To view our competency framework, please visit here.

Required competencies:

  • Demonstrate initiative, creativity and enthusiasm
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  •  Ability to quickly understand instructions, ask for clarification when needed, adapt and work independently to produce results on time
  • Ability to learn fast and respond positively to feedback
  • Analytical and conceptual thinking
  • Attention to details
  • Highest standards of integrity, discretion and loyalty.

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 offers reasonable accommodation for personnel with disabilities. This may include, for example, accessible software, travel assistance for missions or personal attendants. We encourage you to disclose your disability during your application in case you need reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process and afterwards in your assignment.
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:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.
The selected candidate is solely responsible to ensure that the visa (applicable) and health insurance required to perform the duties of the contract are valid for the entire period of the contract. Selected candidates are subject to confirmation of fully-vaccinated status against SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) with a World Health Organization (WHO)-endorsed vaccine, which must be met prior to taking up the assignment. It does not apply to selected candidates who will work remotely and are not expected to work on or visit UNICEF premises, programme delivery locations or directly interact with communities UNICEF works with, nor to travel to perform functions for UNICEF for the duration of their contracts.

Apply Instruction

To apply for this job please visit jobs.unicef.org.

This job has been expired on 2022-09-30