United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

Consultor Programa Internacional De Geociencia Y Geoparques

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

Job Description

 

Parent Sector : Field Office

Duty Station: Montevideo

Job Family: Natural Sciences

Type of contract : Non Staff

Duration of contract : From 1 to 6 months

Recruitment open to : External candidates

Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 02-JUN-2020

UNESCO Core Values: Commitment to the Organization, Integrity, Respect for Diversity, Professionalism

OVERVIEW OF THE FUNCTIONS OF THE POST

Bajo la supervisión de la especialista del Programa Internacional de Geociencia y Geoparques de la Oficina Regional de Ciencias de la UNESCO para América Latina y el Caribe (Oficina de Montevideo), el consultor seleccionado deberá:

1. Apoyar en la organización, desarrollo y reporte de las actividades implementadas por el Programa.

2. Apoyar la organización de actividades que contribuyen en la implementación de los ODS 1, 4, 5, 8, 11, 12, 13 y 17 en el marco de la Red Global de Geoparques en la región de América Latina y el Caribe.

3. Contribuir en la recopilación de documentación para la realización de talleres y cursos a desarrollarse por los Geoparques Mundiales de la UNESCO.

4. Contribuir en el desarrollo de contenid digital para los Geoparques Mundiales de la UNESCO en ALC.

5. Contribuir en la visibilidad y comunicación de la Oficina y el Programa.

Long DescriptionLong DescriptionLong DescriptionCOMPETENCIES (Core / Managerial)Accountability (C)Communication (C)Innovation (C)Knowledge sharing and continuous improvement (C)Planning and organizing (C)Results focus (C)Teamwork (C)-For detailed information, please consult the UNESCO Competency Framework.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

- Título de maestría en ingenieria ambiental.

- Experiencia en manejo de programas de elaboración de contenido digital.

- Muy buen manejo de inglés y español.

- Mínimo 2 años de experiencia profesional en áreas de trabajo vinculadas con el ambiente y la gestión de los recursos naturales.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

-Se valorará experiencia previa en el Sistema de Naciones Unidas.

-Experiencia en gestión y coordinación de eventos y talleres regionales vinculados a las ciencias naturales y los ODS.

BENEFITS AND ENTITLEMENTS

-el contrato tendrà vigencia hasta el 2 de agosto del 2020.
-el monto total de la consultoria sera acorde a las calificaciones del candidato seleccionado y a las responsabilidades del cargo, pagadero mensual contra entrega de informe correspondiente

SELECTION AND RECRUITMENT PROCESS

Please note that all candidates must complete an on-line application and provide complete and accurate information. To apply, please visit the UNESCO careers website. No modifications can be made to the application submitted.

The evaluation of candidates is based on the criteria in the vacancy notice, and may include tests and/or assessments, as well as a competency-based interview.

UNESCO uses communication technologies such as video or teleconference, e-mail correspondence, etc. for the assessment and evaluation of candidates.

Please note that only selected candidates will be further contacted and candidates in the final selection step will be subject to reference checks based on the information provided.

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