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TA-‘Addressing Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Nutrition Needs for Indigenous Peoples and Other Disadvantaged Communities in Mindanao’

Health & Nutrition

Country/ Location of the position Philippines
Status/Reference tender
Agency/Donor DCI
Experts E1 Team Leader and Senior Institutional Development Expert
  E2 Senior Reproductive Health Specialist
  E3 Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist
Start + duration of project March 2012 – 50 months
Duration of mission E1 924 work days over 50 months
  E2 min 836 work days over 50 months
  E3 min 220 work days over 50 months
Required language An excellent verbal and written command of English is essential. Knowledge of Filipino would be an added advantage
Deadline 20.12.12. Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement, posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
ToR Not yet available
Eligible Nationalities All
Observations Only short listed consultants will be replied to.

Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position

All experts must have at least regional experience

Sending us your application is a commitment and we expect you to be available for the mission you are applying for.

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If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

1 – Your up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.

2 – The country, no of position/field (s) you will apply for in the subject line of message

3 – Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.

4 – Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)

Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents that are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

DESCRIPTION

 

Project Description:

The overall objective of this project is to contribute to a significant, sustainable improvement in maternal and child health towards meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) 4 (reduction of child mortality) and 5 (improvement of maternal health) in targeted ICC/IP and other disadvantaged communities in Mindanao.

 

The specific objective of the project is to improve access to and utilisation of quality essential reproductive health services in selected ICC/IP ad other disadvantaged communities in Mindanao through a comprehensive and culturally acceptable implementation of Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Nutrition (MNHCN) strategy.

 

The purpose of the project is to provide technical advice and support to the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP), through its Project Task Force (PTF), as the main government agency responsible for the implementation of the project through partially decentralised management. Technical support will also be provided to the Department of Health (DOH) and local government units at different levels for capacity development, systems strengthening and advocacy.

 

Position: Key Expert 1 – Team Leader and Senior Institutional Development Expert

Duration of the assignment: min 924 work days over 50 months

 

Requirements

Qualifications and skills:

– A Master’s Degree or equivalent in anthropology, sociology, public health or development studies, management, education or a discipline related to the issues covered in the project

– An excellent verbal and written command of English is essential. Knowledge of Filipino would be an added advantage

– Experience in the management of an international team of experts of different technical backgrounds

– Organisational, communication, mobilisation and change management skills

– Ability to develop solid partnerships with high level officials in order to achieve project results

– Excellent negotiation and presentation skills

– Ability to analyse complex situations and be solution-oriented

 

General professional experience:

– A minimum of 15 years professional experience, with 10 years experience in developing countries, particularly in the Asian region

– At least 5 years experience in a managerial position

 

Specific professional experience:

– At least five (5) years of work experience of working/interacting with indigenous peoples and other vulnerable and disadvantaged communities and particularly concerning health issues

– Experience of at least 10 years in institutional development and capacity-building including needs assessment and design of capacity-building interventions for indigenous peoples in the health sector or for capacity building of indigenous people’s organisations

– Experience in working in a decentralised context

– Familiarity with indigenous peoples in Mindanao would be an advantage

– Familiarity with the Indigenous Peoples Rights Act (IPRA) and the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP)

– Experience in community organising, conducting/facilitating trainings and consultative processes for capacity development in the social context

– Experience in managing EU-funded projects and knowledge of EU procedures would be an advantage

 

Position: Key expert 2 – Senior Reproductive Health Specialist

Duration of the assignment: min 836 work days over 50 months

 

Requirements

Qualifications and skills:

– A Medical Degree or equivalent with specialisation in public health or maternal and child health and nutrition or related field

– An excellent verbal and written command of English is essential, knowledge of Filipino would be an added advantage

– Organisational, communication, mobilisation and change management skills

– Ability to develop solid partnerships with high level officials in order to achieve project results

– Ability to work in a diverse cultural environment with a good team spirit

– Ability to analyse complex situations and to describe them in a clear and unambiguous manner and to propose possible solutions

 

General professional experience:

– A minimum of 10 years professional experience, with at least 6 years experience in developing countries

– At least 5 years experience in project management and implementation

 

Specific professional experience:

– At least 3 years of experience of working in the area of health services for indigenous people

– Experience on devolved health systems

– Knowledge of the Philippines’ Universal Health Care framework and its strategy on Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health Nutrition (MNCHN) would be an advantage

– Experience in managing EU-funded projects and knowledge of EU procedures would be an advantage

 

Position: Key Expert 3 – Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

Duration of the assignment: min 220 work days over 50 months

 

Requirements

Qualifications and skills:

– A Master’s degree or equivalent in development economics or management information systems

– An excellent verbal and written command of English is essential. Knowledge of Filipino would be an added advantage;

– Organisational, communication, mobilisation and change management skills

– Ability to develop solid partnerships with high level officials in order to achieve project results

 

General professional experience:

– A minimum of 10 years professional experience, with 4 years experience in developing countries

– At least 5 years experience in monitoring and evaluation

 

Specific professional experience:

– Experience in project cycle management

– Experience in building M&E systems

– Experience in implementing EU-funded projects would be an advantage

Terms of reference

 

Not yet available

 

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