Pool of Short-Term Experts | Nigeria

Country/Region: 

Federal Republic of Nigeria

Project:

Technical Assistance for the Implementation of the EU Support to Democratic Governance in Nigeria (EU-SDGN) Programme Phase II

Project duration:

The provisional start date is 1st May 2022 and the period of implementation of the contract will be 60 months from this date

Project information:

The overall objective of the action is to foster a functioning pluralistic, inclusive, participatory and representative democracy in Nigeria.

Requirements:

Qualifications & skills:

Minimum Requirement:

  • For the non-key experts, a senior expertise must have a minimum experience of 10 years in the relevant field of work. A junior expertise must have a minimum experience of 5 years in the relevant field of work.

Profiles

Electoral Administration Technical Experts

  • Bridge Trainers, campaign finance expert, election security expert, political parties’ expert, constituency delimitation expert, Alternative dispute resolution expert, election legal and regulatory framework expert, elections strategic planning expert, electoral operations and logistics expert, voter education and election observation experts, political analysts, Inclusion experts (gender, persons with disability, youth and internally displaced persons).

ICT Specialists

  • Manage the project’s ICT infrastructure including implementation and management of software applications and hardware infrastructure that support operations;
  • Support E-governance initiatives as requested by INEC, including INEC’s ICT innovations including Electoral Management Support Centre (EMSC), electronic transmission of results, voter registration technologies, incorporation of the voter registry data with the polling units’ data to offer an interactive online platform where registered citizens can locate their PUs, using Geographic Information System (GIS);
  • Other ICT requirements as requested by INEC.

Communication and Media Specialists

  • Ensure the appropriate media coverage of project’s events and ensure that they are duly documented (event reports, attendance and contact sheets, photos and other relevant material and documents);
  • Provide technical advice and support to project staff in planning and developing relevant information and communications products;
  • Develop and update websites pages, banners, articles, press releases, newsletters, etc;
  • Ensuring that content on the project website/social media are regularly updated and promoted;
  • Support the design and production of information material as well as editing and dissemination of communication materials;
  • Support the implementation of INEC’s communication policy and engagement strategies;
  • Implement the awareness strategy, contribute to the implementation of awareness raising activities and develop awareness raising materials;
  • Organize visibility events, press conferences, report launches and develop press releases;
  • Establish a database with relevant central and local media staff, journalists and relevant organizations.

Responsibilities:

All experts must be independent and free from conflicts of interest in the responsibilities they take on. All experts will be based in Abuja, Nigeria. Ability to travel within Nigeria is required for all the experts.

Apply by:

10/02/2021

How to apply: 

Please send your CV by email to: with in copy.

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