Communication for Development Consultant – (NOB) at United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) - For 70 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries and territories to promote children's survival, protection and development. The world's largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments.If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: Communication for Development Consultant - (NOB)Job Number: 515499Location: KebbiContract duration: 11.5 monthsWork Type: ConsultancyMajor Tasks to be accomplishedUnder the supervision of the Communication for Development Specialist (NOC) and coordination of the State EU Programme Coordinator, work with State EU project team to guide implementation and monitoring of C4D interventions, in line with the workplan and results frameworkFacilitate partnership at LGA and community levels (working with all institutions and structures) on effective implementation of the EU-MNCH programmeParticipate in, facilitate and provide reports on implementation of interpersonal communication, community dialogue sessions and engagement with various participant groups under the EU ProjectLead processes of advocacy to key influential persons in Kebbi State (especially Traditional and Religious Leaders and Heads of Ward Development Committees) for support to EU-MNCH programme, especially promotion of MNCH behavioursSupport capacity development activities on C4D for Community-Oriented Resource Persons (CORPs), Voluntary Community Mobilizers (VCMs), Ward Development Committees (WDCs), Faith-based groups, women and youth groups for effective promotion of MNCH behaviours at community levelDocument processes, key outputs, constraints and lessons learnt in the various platforms of C4D programmingSupervise community activities that promote health seeking behaviour among caregivers in Kebbi State, in line with the EU project, including social events, festivals and commemorative eventsParticipate in and provide short Reports on the activities of the state Social Mobilisation Technical Committees (SOMTECs)Support extensive documentation of all activities under the EU Project, including development and publication of 8 Human Interest Stories per year and a Quarterly EU Programme Newsletter and frequent Social Media outputsProduce quarterly Newsletters to give visibility to the programme and donorsEnd Product:Annual State work and operational plansMonthly progress reports, including outreach services data, etc.Reports of Workshop/Meetings with actionable recommendationsQuarterly reports of milestones achieved to advance project implementation, in line with Results FrameworkQuarterly EU-MNCH Newsletters  

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