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/.

 

UNODC Maputo, Mozambique

UNODC - Project Assistant - Stakeholder's Engagement (SB3)

UNODC - Project Assistant - Social Media

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 25 May 2022

 

 

Institutional Contract

The organisation will carry out the proposed consultancy, under the overall guidance and supervision of the UNODC Gender Based Violence NPO at ROSAF, and with substantive support from the relevant colleagues of Justice Section, UNODC-HQ ; and the UNODC Global eLearning Team in Vienna. Additional consultations will be conducted with judicial officers in the region, to validate the relevance and applicability of the content.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 08 April 2022

 

Institutional Contract

UNODC wishes to engage the services of an organisation to develop an elearning programme for judicial officers based on the UNODC Global Handbook for Judges,  further localized from input from SADC member states, at 2 workshops. The organisation will carry out the proposed consultancy, under the overall guidance and supervision of the UNODC Gender Based Violence NPO at ROSAF, and with substantive support from the relevant colleagues of Justice Section, UNODC-HQ ; and the UNODC Global eLearning Team in Vienna. Additional consultations will be conducted with judicial officers in the region, to validate the relevance and applicability of the content. The elearning programme should be tailored and considered for adaptability on the UNODC ROSAF or similar website. The elearning programme will be monitored for sustainability to create a pool of regional judicial experts capable of ensuring additional transference of the training, on GBV.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 31 March 2022

Evaluation Consultant (Substantive Expert)

The purpose of the assignment is in close cooperation and coordination with the Lead evaluator, to undertake a final evaluation of the project component, which will be summative in nature. The evaluation seeks to assess the achieved results of the project to date, inform further programming, and provide accountability to the donor by assessing the extent to which the project objectives have been met and how the resources have been utilised.

Terms of Reference  Annex.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 06 March 2022

Institutional Contract (Local)

-       The purpose of the assignment is to lead, monitor, evaluate a pilot on multisectoral non-custodial intervention on WICL, at the Athlone site in the Western Cape. Interventions and processes of this assignment should focus on Assessment of the programmes available to be modified or created to ensure innovative gender-responsiveness i.e reintegration community programmes, psychosocial/mental health that disrupt cycles of violence, economic strengthening (upskilling, lifeskills) programmes.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 27 February 2022

Programme Assistant

Under the overall supervision of the Regional Representative, the Project Assistant provides a comprehensive range of inter-related but distinct administrative support services in support of UNODC ROSAF’s project and programme implementation. The incumbent of this post reports directly to the Project Officer: Trafficking in Persons (TiP), however in administrative and financial matters he/she also works together with the Programme Management Unit (PMU) and other project coordinators as directed by the Regional Representative and/or the TIP SOM Project Officer.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 16 February 2022

 

Consultant - Anti-Corruption

Incumbent will provide substantive support to the design and implementation of capacity-building activities to better prevent and combat corruption, in line with the Project. She/he incumbent will report to the Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Officer (Anti-Corruption), Regional Office for Southern Africa (ROSAF), Division for Operations (DO), as first reporting officer, and to the Regional Representative (ROSAF) as second reporting officer. S/he will receive substantive and policy guidance from the Chief of the Implementation Support Section (ISS) in the Corruption and Economic Crime Branch (CEB), Division for Treaty Affairs (DTA) of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) with its headquarters in Vienna, Austria, and other senior staff of the Branch.

EN-Terms of Reference  FR-Terms of Reference   P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 04 February 2022

 

Individual Contractor: Admin

The position is located in the Programme Office in Mozambique (POMOZ), Regional Office for Southern Africa (ROSAF) with duty station in Maputo, Mozambique, Division for Operations (DO), United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). The incumbent works under the overall supervision of the UNODC Country Representative for Mozambique, and the substantive guidance of the Programme Officer in POMOZ, with consultations with the Adviser (Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Financing of Terrorism) (AML/CFT) and Associated Terrorism Prevention Officer.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 24 January 2022

Consultant- Anti-Corruption

Incumbent will provide substantive support to the design and implementation of capacity-building activities to better prevent and combat corruption, in line with the Project. He/she will be working under the direct supervision of the Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Officer (Anti-Corruption), Regional Office for Southern Africa (ROSAF), Division for Operations (DO), to the Regional Representative (ROSAF). S/he will receive substantive and policy guidance from the Chief of the Implementation Support Section (ISS) in the Corruption and Economic Crime Branch (CEB), Division for Treaty Affairs (DTA) of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) with its headquarters in Vienna, Austria, and other senior staff of the Branch.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 29 November 2021

Individual Contract

UNODC intends conducting a pilot project on a multisectoral model of intervention on non-custodial measures with WICL, within a location in the Western Cape. The pilot would be based on the recommendations of the stocktaking exercise, and the draft handbook for WICL. Importantly the assignment seeks to appoint a consultant to lead this project and ensure the monitoring and evaluation of the outcomes of the pilot.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 10 November 2021

 

Institutional Contract

The purpose of the assignment is to disrupt the myths and fallacies that can dominate NSP discourse and provide factual information and actual examples of the benefits of NSP in the local context. The produced advocacy materials will be used for general and targeted advocacy efforts and community education.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 31 October 2021

 

Individual Contract (GPML).

Through technical assistance and capacity building, UNODC aims to bolster the efforts of ARINSA member countries to prevent the financing of terrorists and to prevent terrorist organisations and terrorist financiers from raising, moving and using illicit funds. UNODC’s efforts in this regard support efforts of ARINSA countries to meet their obligations under various UN Security Council Resolutions (UNSCR), including resolutions 1267, 1373 and 1988, UN Conventions and Financial Action Task Force (FATF) Recommendations.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 10 October 2021

Institutional Contract.

There have been several attempts to stop NSPs in South Africa services, and in some cases, services have been disrupted. Service disruptions compromise communities' health and well-being and discourage people who use drugs from engaging with essential health and other services. Ultimately, when services are disrupted, the entire community is at risk. The purpose of the assignment is to disrupt the myths and fallacies that can dominate NSP discourse and provide factual information and actual examples of the benefits of NSP in the local context. The produced advocacy materials will be used for general and targeted advocacy efforts and community education.

Terms of Reference   P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 10 October 2021

 

Individual Contract (TIP).

Under the overall guidance and supervision of UNODC Project Coordinator, Trafficking in Persons and Smuggling of Migrants project, the Individual Contractor will assist with the implementation of strengthening the rule of law activities in the context of the UNODC ROEA. More concretely, the contractor will: a) assist with the coordination and implementation of activities under the UNODC SAMM work plan; b) drafting of various project reports and perform administrative tasks.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 20 September 2021

 

Programme Assistant

Under the overall supervision of the Regional Representative, the Project Assistant provides a comprehensive range of inter-related but distinct administrative support services in support of UNODC ROSAF’s project and programme implementation. The incumbent of this post reports directly to the National Project Coordinator: Trafficking in Persons (TiP), however in administrative and financial matters he/she also works together with the Programme Management Unit (PMU).

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 01 September 2021

 

Fixed Term Appointment

Under the general supervision of the Representative, the incumbent will be serving as UNODC’s senior finance associate with overall responsibility for office finances and accounting functions. The incumbent will supervise a Finance Clerk.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 29 August 2021

 

Individual Contract (TIP).

Under the overall guidance and supervision of UNODC Project Coordinator, Trafficking in Persons and Smuggling of Migrants project, the Individual Contractor will assist with the implementation of strengthening the rule of law activities in the context of the UNODC ROEA. More concretely, the contractor will: a) assist with the coordination and implementation of activities under the UNODC SAMM work plan; b) drafting of various project reports and perform administrative tasks.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 08 August 2021

 

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Under the overall oversight of the UNODC Regional Representative for Southern Africa (ROSAF), and under the direct supervision of the Project Coordinator of the Countering Illicit Financial Flows in Africa (CIFFS, U40) project, the Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Officer will perform a variety of project and programme related monitoring, data collection, technical and administrative services of substantive scope.Under supervision of UNODC Project Coordinator, the M&E Officer will work in close coordination with project donors, project monitoring mechanisms, national, regional partners, as appropriate.

Terms of Reference   P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 25 July 2021

 

Institutional Contract

The analysis of financial data to determine whether a crime such as corruption has taken place is key to strengthening anti-corruption investigations as well as litigation action, through the preparation of forensic accounting reports and analytical data. The overall aim of this consultancy is to support the UNODC Regional Office for Southern Africa in developing a regional training tool on conducting forensic analysis in corruption investigations in Southern Africathat will be used for the provision of technical assistance to the countries in the region. The individual contractor/consultant is expected to develop training modules targeted towards law enforcement authorities, including anti-corruption authorities.

Terms of Reference

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 09 July 2021

Institutional Contract

The purpose of the assignment is to increase awareness of community-based organizations on harm reduction and to improve capacity for delivery of gender-responsive services for women who use drugs (WWUD) in rural areas. The assignment is conducted within the framework of UBRAF 2021 Country Envelope for UNODC Activity “Support capacity building of networks of people who use drugs to equip them to conduct outreach services and linkages to care”.

Terms of Reference P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 21 June 2021

 

Individual Contract (National).

The purpose of the assignment is to draft a SA Quick Reference Guide on Gender Responsive Non-custodial measures for WICL, based on the adaptation of the UNODC Toolkit on gender-responsive, non-custodial measures. Of note, is that dimensions of GBV or its severity is not always considered in services to WICL. This assignment also considers the intersectionality between GBV and WICL. With this in mind, it is suggested that there is need for service providers to improve measures to ensure that there is specific attention to these pathways. The outcome of this assignment is to yield a Quick Reference Guide providing a detailed, yet practical intervention guide, to support multisectoral service providers in ensuring this holistic response.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 04 June 2021

Individual Contract (National).

The overall objective of this consultancy is to assess a system that can be used to manage and provide a simple way of sharing/using data. The information system will allow to centralize information, as well as to facilitate informed decision-making. This information system will specifically be housed in the office of GCPCD in Maputo with adequate empowered human resources that can ensure that as information can be regularly updated, stored, displayed, retrieved, and shared.

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 01 June 2021

Consultant

Under the direct supervision of the Regional Representative and working closely with the Project Coordinator- for Gender Based Violence (GBV), the Communications Consultant will be responsible for the:
- Development and implementation of Education and Awareness Events that support the Gender Based Violence Project priorities in SADC Member States.
- Development and implementation of a Communications and Visibility strategy that supports relevant operational priorities of UNODC ROSAF

Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 28 May 2021

Individual Contract (National).

The purpose of the assignment is to draft a SA Quick Reference Guide on Gender Responsive Non-custodial measures for WICL, based on the adaptation of the UNODC Toolkit on gender-responsive, non-custodial measures. Of note, is that dimensions of GBV or its severity is not always considered in services to WICL. This assignment also considers the intersectionality between GBV and WICL. With this in mind, it is suggested that there is need for service providers to improve measures to ensure that there is specific attention to these pathways. The outcome of this assignment is to yield a Quick Reference Guide providing a detailed, yet practical intervention guide, to support multisectoral service providers in ensuring this holistic response. Terms of Reference  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 13 May 2021

 

Programme Assistant

The position is located at the UNODC Programme Office in Mozambique (POMOZ), Regional Office for Southern Africa (ROSAF) with duty station in Maputo, Mozambique. Working together in a team with other project support staff, the incumbent will be responsible for providing operational, organizational, logistical and administrative support to the terrorism prevention project.Terms of Reference

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 06 May 2021

 

Individual Contract (National).

The project intends to engage a contractor to install a solar powered drip irrigation system to irrigate primarily five hectares of banana plantations at Mpyupyu prison farm, with the aim of diversifying food production and generating income to sustain agriculture activities in the prisons

1. Installation of solar powered drip irrigation system at Mpyupyu & Kasungu prison farm.

2. Train agriculture staff on system operations and maintenance of equipment

Mpyupyu TORs, Kasungu TORs  P11 form.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 25 April 2021

 

Individual Contract

UNODC in partnership with the Southern African Development Community Parliamentary Forum (SADC-PF) wishes to engage the services of a Consultant to organize and facilitate consultations with SADC Jurists, Lawyers and Human Rights Commissioners to inform the development of the SADC Model Law on GBV.

The Consultant will carry out the proposed consultancy, under the overall guidance and supervision of the UNODC GBV Project Officer in partnership with SADC PF.

P11 formTerms of Reference

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 9 April 2021

 

Old Archives

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