Short-term Assignment (National Consultant)

National Consultant on Cartography Training to the Technical Officials of the Ministry of Planning

21 November 2017

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund is seeking a qualified individual to undertake the following tasks:

Specific Tasks:

  • Develop and implement a 5 days intensive GIS training programme and develop a user friendly guide of ArcMap.
  • Provide training to the NIS on digitization including creating and working with vector files, points, lines, polygons and plotting the position of geotagged photographs and estimation of the area in the polygon.
  • Provide training to the NIS on map book in ArcMap including downloading data from the NRGIS library, setup data driven pages, creating dynamic layout elements and export map book.

Requirements:

  • Cambodian nationality
  • Have a Master Degree or equivalent in the field of spatial sciences, geography or Information technology with GIS or relevant combination of education
  • Minimum 7 years of professional experience in the field of cartography/GIS, and working knowledge of ArcMap and Remote Sensing related software is desirable
  • Experience in working with and strengthening of national institutes with regard to cartography/GIS and its application in the country or other developing countries is an advantage
  • Demonstrates integrity by modelling the UN’s values and ethical standards
  • Be proficient in English and Khmer languages

How to apply:

Applications must be supported with a UN Personal History Form (P11) and a detailed CV addressed directly to UNFPA Country Office, Phnom Penh Center, Room 526, Sothearos Blvd. The P11 Form and Terms of Reference can be obtained via email cambodia.office@unfpa.org or UNFPA Website http://cambodia.unfpa.org/. The consultant should express expected Consultancy Fee. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. UNFPA retains the right to contact referees directly. 

Application deadline:

21 November 2017 (1200 hrs, noon, local time)