Consultancies and Opportunities

Employment opportunities and consultancies at UNODC generally work on a project-by-project basis. As and when positions arise, UNODC Southern Africa will post these below and invite suitable applicants to apply. All vacancies are also advertised in the national and local newspapers of the applicable country/ies.

Unfortunately due to the nature of each project being highly different, as well as sporadic implementation dates, UNODC Southern Africa cannot accept unsolicited CV's.

General UN opportunities can be viewed through the global portal by going to https://jobs.un.org/.

 

Consultancy: Compliance Assessment: Implementation of the Comprehensive Package of HIV Services in Prison

Purpose of the assignment: Under the direct supervision of the Regional Programme Coordinator, and working closely with the National Coordinator in Zambia, the consultant will contribute towards reaching the objective of the project by supporting and undertaking the assessment in the selected sites within the national correctional system, with the objective to discern the extent of compliance to implementing the comprehensive package of 15 Key interventions in prisons and document good.

The Terms of Reference for the consultancy can be obtained by request to the e-mail below. 

Deadline for Applications:      Midnight on  14 July, 2017

Consultancy: Workshop Facilitator on implementing HIV Programmes for and with people who inject drugs

Under the supervision of the Regional Adviser HIV/AIDS, the Consultant will adapt the training package developed by UNODC and International Network of People who Use drugs (INPUD) to local context and facilitate 2 - 3 -day workshop on implementing HIV programmes for and with people who inject drugs based on IDUIT implementation tool. The workshop package is designed to build capacity community based organisations, government and non-governmental managers and implementers of harm reduction programmes.

The Terms of Reference for the consultancy are attached. Interested individuals meeting the required qualifications are requested to submit a proposal.

Deadline for Applications:      Midnight on  09 July, 2017

Consultant: Technical Support for Line Up Live Up Training in South Africa

The purpose of the assignment of this specific Consultancy is to train and mentor trainers, teachers and/or
coaches from sport centres, schools, and/or youth centres in South Africa on the Line Up Live Up training
programme during its pilot phase in South Africa; to support the training roll out to at-risk youth in selected
locations; and to collect feedback to support the evaluation of the outcome of the training programme with
a view to adapt the trainings where needed.

The Terms of Reference for the consultancy are attached. Interested institutions meeting the required qualifications are requested to submit a proposal.

Deadline for Applications:     Midnight on 16 July, 2017

Programme Assistant: Data Collection & Knowledge Management  

The post is located in the UNODC Regional Office for Southern Africa with the duty station in Pretoria. Under the overall guidance of the Regional Representative for Southern Africa, the Programme Assistant will work under the direct supervision of the Programme Officer: Criminal Justice, who is responsible for implementation of a technical assistance programme called "Capacity Building of SADC Member States in the Ratification and Implementation of the United Nations Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children."

The Terms of reference for the position are attached. Interested individuals meeting the required qualifications are requested to submit a Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, and a completed Personal History Form (P11).

Deadline for Applications:     Midnight on 30 June, 2017

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The individual consultant is expected to produce an analytical report assessing the level of opiate trade in the region, with a specific focus on heroin consumption, trafficking routes and flows (including volume) and precursor trafficking. The report will also include information on the nature and the extent of the involvement of organized crime in the opiate trade and links to illicit trade in other forms of narcotic drugs