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International Consultant - Statistical Reform


Vacancy Notice No. 2020-KHM-004

Job Title: International Consultant - Statistical Reform

Contract Type: Individual Consultant (International) 

Duty Station: Phnom Penh

Deadline: 6 August 2020 (17:00 - Local Time) 


Under the supervision of UNFPA Cambodia and Ministry of Planning, the Consultant will undertake the following task in the attached details ToRs.



  • Hold advanced degree in public management, public administration, organizational management, public policy, economics, or related field in statistics is preferred;
  • Have at least 10 years of relevant experience and technical competency in development/design of statistical strategy, data innovation, planning, programme/project management and M&E related to statistics.
  • Be familiar with Sustainable Development Goals and their metadata.
  • Experience and sound understanding of emerging statistical capacity gaps and issues in the country, especially with regarding capacity gap for data production to track SDGs. 
  • Be knowledgeable of the government strategies and plans including UN agencies, NGOs/CSOs is an asset.
  • Be able to travel to and meet with line ministries for gathering information related to the assignment;
  • Be able to handle and facilitate in meetings/workshops with technical and high levels of government; and
  • Be proficient in English.
  • Be available for working full time during assignment.


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 or UNFPA Website The consultant should express expected Consultancy Fee. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. UNFPA retains the right to contact referees directly.



UNFPA does not charge any application, processing, training, interviewing, testing or other fee in connection with the application or recruitment process. Fraudulent notices, letters or offers may be submitted to the UNFPA".

UNFPA provides a work environment that reflects the values of gender equality, teamwork, embracing diversity in all its forms and integrity.  UNFPA is committed to maintaining a balanced gender distribution and therefore encourages women to apply.  UNFPA promotes equal opportunities for all including persons with disabilities.