Writer/Editor for Knowledge and Advocacy Products (UNDP)

United Nations | WorldWide | 11 months ago

UnknownUnknownIntermediate (2-5 years)Intermediate (2-5 years)Short-termShort-termOver 30 hrs/wkOver 30 hrs/wk

There's an opening at The United Nations (UNDP) for a position titled, "Writer/Editor for Knowledge and Advocacy Products". The consultant is expected to support GSSU with the following tasks:

Provide strategic advice on digital communication (including data visualization and how data use interacts with data design) as well as social campaign strategies.
Support positioning of GSSU as a Centre of Excellence within UNDP and with external clients, through innovative story telling.
Develop and/or review standard operating procedures for the Customer Relationship and Quality Assurance Team.
Writing/ editing of knowledge management wiki papers and advocacy products targeting internal and external clients.
Develop global protocols, guidelines, processes and principles for Customer Relationship and Quality Assurance Team client relationship management and support.
Lead and coordinate visual analytics work with multiple clients and stakeholders including UN agencies.
Develop communication ideas, infographics, charts and images that creatively convey key messages/data in GSSU CRM Products.
Provide support in developing partnerships and networks, including engagement with GSSU clients and stakeholders from the data visualization, information design and human-computer interaction communities;
Set up/update relevant libraries on SharePoint ad other UNDP databases
Participate in workshops, meetings and conferences as needed.

Competencies

Corporate competencies:

Demonstrates integrity by modeling the UN’s values and ethical standards;
Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of UNDP;
Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability
Treats all people fairly without favoritism;
Fulfills all obligations to gender sensitivity and zero tolerance for sexual harassment
Functional competencies:

Strong interpersonal skills, communication skills, ability to work in a team
Openness to change and ability to receive/integrate feedback
Ability to work under pressure and stressful situations
Strong analytical, reporting and writing abilities
Ability to synthesize complex and technical information from various sources into jargon-free, content for different audiences