Chief Planning & Monitoring at UNICEF, Abuja, Nigeria


Deadline: 09 October 2022

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Chief Planning & Monitoring in Abuja, Nigeria.

UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Chief Planning & Monitoring will perform the following functions:

  • Applying the best global practices on strategic planning to the Nigeria country programme.
  • Implementing the monitoring and accountability framework, ensuring that results are monitored and tracked systematically throughout the country programme using the best tools and techniques available.
  • Implementing an innovation strategy focused on the key bottlenecks for programme implementation.
  • Development of innovative ways to management data including dissemination.
  • Managing implementing partnerships, both with the Government and with civil society partners.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • Advanced university degree in social science or other relevant disciplines. Practical training in programme management and monitoring, survey and research analysis, and/or applied statistical data analysis with some statistics and analytical skills or other fields related to the work of UNICEF
  • At least 10 years of experience at national and international levels in programme/project planning and management with significant experience in data dissemination/interpretation in the sectors of concern to UNICEF and knowledge of new technical developments and software in data dissemination and some experience in data analysis and other areas of applied statistics.
  • Professional technical expertise in data analysis and dissemination specifically related to UNICEF-related indicators.
  • Proven expertise in displaying data for use by government policymakers, partner organizations, and the general public.
  • Fluency in English and another UN language.
  • Fluency in the national language of the duty station is an asset.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, visit UNICEF.

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