1. Background to Consultancy
For 70 years, UNICEF has worked to improve the lives of children and their families. Despite remarkable challenges around the world, UNICEF staffers fight for the rights of every child seeking safe shelter, nutrition, protection from disaster and conflicts and equality.
UNICEF's work relies on voluntary contribution from both the public and private sector. In private sector giving, the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region is one of the fastest growing region and is set to achieve even more ambitious growth during the Organization's 2018-2021 strategic period.
To realize this growth vision, the size of the collective team in the region is anticipated to double during this period.
To support this scale up and develop an even more dynamic and high-performing team, UNICEF is seeking an HR consultant to develop tools and best practices based on the Organization's new Business Partner model which can be used by the Country Offices in their workforce planning and human resources management implementation.
This end goal is to set the nine Country Offices engaged in Private Sector Fundraising (PSFR) up for success to deliver results for children.
This also includes engagement with HR and Operations teams within the markets and LACRO.
Additionally, you will engage with other key actors for their PSFR expert views in the developing of these benchmarks who are likely to include Fundraising Specialists at PFP HQ in Geneva, National Committee Fundraisers and HR.
HR LACRO, Market Development focal points in PFP LACRO)
Best Practices to include recommendations medium and long-term planning of the optimum level of staffing, attracting, retaining talent and career development to build dynamic and high-performing teams.
4. Duration and Time
Four months starting as soon as possible, preferably by early July 2018 at the latest.
Amanda Hudson, Fundraising Manager, Market Development, Private Sector Fundraising, LACRO; Sameer Kapur, Human Resources Specialist, HR LACRO.
6. Location and Travel
Work location is flexible. Travel missions within the LAC region will be necessary.
7. Language Requirement
Full proficiency in English and Spanish.
Please provide a proposal for the project to include i) your fees and ii) a budget of US$ 10,000 for travel within the Region.
To note, actual travel costs will be paid based on completed travel. 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.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.
Opening Date Thu Jun 07 2018 10 : 00 : 00 GMT-0400 (EDT) SA Pacific Standard Time
Closing Date Mon Jun 18 2018 00 : 55 : 00 GMT-0400 (EDT)