Consultant (Web Management), Education Cannot Wait (ECW), Hosted Fund, New York, 12 months, REQ#570735

World Bank


UNICEF works in among the world’s hardest locations, to succeed in the world’s most deprived youngsters. To save lots of their lives. To defend their rights. To assist them fulfill their potential.

Throughout 190 nations and territories, we work for each youngster, all over the place, each day, to construct a greater world for everybody.

And we by no means hand over.

For each youngster, EDUCATION

The Schooling Can not Wait (ECW) web site was overhauled in 2022 to replicate the speedy development of ECW – the worldwide fund for schooling in emergencies and protracted crises within the UN, hosted by UNICEF. The brand new overhauled website was constructed to satisfy the wants of ECW’s rising audiences as a key institutional communications and advocacy digital platform, in addition to a transparency and
accountability instrument. The location’s Drupal content material administration system (CMS) has highly effective functionalities to streamline exterior communication and enhance the convenience with which ECW communicates its messages and distinct model, together with key outcomes and monetary knowledge dashboards, particular person nation profiles, in addition to enhanced visibility for ECW’s big selection of companions.

As ECW enters its second strategic plan and a brand new cycle of information reporting, that is an opportune time to boost the present web site contents to additional improve entry to extra up-to-date knowledge and knowledge, guarantee all pages are up to date, strengthen digital integration throughout ECW’s digital channels, and enhance the location’s general efficiency and search engine marketing to strengthen ECW’s model digital presence.

How will you make a distinction?

Function of the project will embrace a complete content material replace of the ECW web site undertaken inside a interval of 1 yr to be delivered as per the schedule/timeline beneath.

Underneath direct Supervision of the Communication Supervisor the scope of labor of the Internet Advisor for the web site encompasses a broad array of duties to boost the efficiency of the platform as a vital digital advocacy, communications, accountability and transparency instrument for the ECW world fund. This work can be carried out in shut collaboration with members of the ECW Advocacy and Communications workforce and dealing throughout the ECW secretariat groups to gather inputs. The Internet Advisor may also interact externally with the ECW internet vendor and related UNICEF colleagues.

Activity and actions:

1. Improve web site contents and options

  • Assessment and replace all pages, in shut collaboration with the Advocacy and Communications Workforce and different related ECW groups.
  • Put up new contents, together with textual content, movies, infographics, paperwork and interactive parts.
  • Develop and create partaking and compelling contents for the web site, aligned with the group’s mission and goals, together with new touchdown pages and on-line studies.
  • Work intently with inside groups and exterior companions to boost the location’s contents, guaranteeing it aligns with organizational targets, model and messaging.
  • Work with the ECW internet vendor, together with builders, to determine and coordinate related updates within the CMS.

2. Information visualization and dashboards

  • Develop interactive visuals for ECW web site pages in collaboration with related groups.
  • Refresh present visuals by incorporating new knowledge equipped by varied ECW groups.
  • Coordinate the event of web site options to facilitate the combination of interactive analytic graphics.
  • Craft dynamic web site pages that complement the discharge of studies, bulletins, and weblog posts, embedding interactive visuals, images, maps, and extra.

3. Consumer Expertise (UX) Optimization:

  • Analyze web site analytics to grasp consumer conduct and preferences.
  • Establish alternatives for UX enhancements and implement modifications to boost consumer satisfaction and engagement throughout units.
  • Enhance website velocity and general UX expertise, together with for audiences with low bandwidth connectivity.
  • Improve website map, construction, menu and search performance.
  • Assessment and improve taxonomy and tags.

4. Digital integration and technique :

  • Improve search engine marketing technique and outcomes.
  • Measure and monitor effectiveness of website updates utilizing analytics.
  • Improve analytics studies to raised inform editorial decision-making and enhance ECW’s digital presence and attain.
  • Optimize and implement digital communication methods to extend the group’s on-line visibility and attain.
  • Advocate methods to boost the group’s digital impression primarily based on newest digital tendencies.

5. Safety, safeguarding and accessibility compliance:

  • Observe finest practices to make sure the web site meets relevant safety, safeguarding and accessibility requirements
  • Work intently with inside groups and exterior companions to boost the location’s contents and options in keeping with related rules and requirements, implementing crucial modifications for compliance.


Deliverables Description Estimated variety of days Deadline/timeline
Deliverable 1: Assessment of website contents and functionalities and develop a timeline for website updates 10 10 Could 2024
Deliverable 2: Develop a template for a deep dive analytics report 2 10 Could 2025
Deliverable 3: Produce month-to-month analytics studies, together with evaluation and proposals to implement enhancements. 12 25 April 2025
Deliverable 4: Replace all knowledge dashboards in collaboration with related groups, together with creating new interacting dashboards 56 12 September 2024
Deliverable 5: Updates of website map, menu and static pages 9 28 June 2024
Deliverable 6: Develop on-line studies/microsites for ECW publications 20 04 September 2024
Deliverable 7: Consumer Expertise (UX) Optimization 30 4 October 2024
Deliverable 8: Create new touchdown pages for ECW new publications, world campaigns and occasions 12 25 April 2025
Deliverable 9: Updates of website dynamic pages, together with information and updates part 32 25 April 2024
Deliverable 10: Develop and implement digital integration and technique suggestions primarily based on analytics and finest trade requirements 10 25 April 2025
Deliverable 11: Implement finest practices requirements to make sure compliance with relevant safety, safeguarding and accessibility requirements 8 25 April 2025


To qualify as an advocate for each youngster you’ll have…

  • Superior diploma in Internet Improvement, Digital Advertising, Communications, or a associated subject .
  • Not less than 5 years of intensive expertise and demonstrated potential in web page administration and digital content material growth.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in content material administration methods (specifically Drupal) and internet growth languages (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
  • In depth expertise in utilizing enterprise intelligence instruments (e.g. Tableau, PowerBi) and knowledge visualization frameworks (e.g. D3js)
  • In depth expertise in digital content material creation and design, digital advertising methods, and digital analytics
  • Wonderful written and verbal communication expertise.
  • Capacity to work collaboratively in a dynamic and fast-paced atmosphere.
  • Fluency in English is required. Proficiency in one other language, notably one of many different official languages of the United Nations can also be fascinating (Chinese language, Arabic, Russian, French, Spanish).

For each Little one, you exhibit…

UNICEF’s values of Care, Respect, Integrity, Belief, Accountability, and Sustainability (CRITAS).

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UNICEF is right here to serve the world’s most deprived youngsters and our world workforce should replicate the range of these youngsters. The UNICEF family is committed to include everyone, no matter their race/ethnicity, age, incapacity, gender id, sexual orientation, faith, nationality, socio-economic background, or every other private attribute.

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UNICEF has a zero-tolerance coverage on conduct that’s incompatible with the goals and goals of the United Nations and UNICEF, together with sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. UNICEF additionally adheres to strict youngster safeguarding ideas. All chosen candidates can be anticipated to stick to those requirements and ideas and can due to this fact endure rigorous reference and background checks. Background checks will embrace the verification of educational credential(s) and employment historical past. Chosen candidates could also be required to offer further data to conduct a background examine.


Solely shortlisted candidates can be contacted and advance to the following stage of the choice course of.

Functions submitted and not using a monetary proposal is not going to be accepted.

People engaged beneath a consultancy or particular person contract is not going to be thought of “workers members” beneath the Workers Laws and Guidelines of the United Nations and UNICEF’s insurance policies and procedures, and won’t be entitled to advantages offered therein (similar to go away entitlements and medical insurance coverage protection). Their circumstances of service can be ruled by their contract and the Normal Situations of Contracts for the Companies of Consultants and Particular person Contractors. Consultants and particular person contractors are liable for figuring out their tax liabilities and for the cost of any taxes and/or duties, in accordance with native or different relevant legal guidelines.

The chosen candidate is solely accountable to make sure that the visa (relevant) and medical health insurance required to carry out the duties of the contract are legitimate for your entire interval of the contract. Chosen candidates are topic to affirmation of fully-vaccinated standing towards SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) with a World Well being Group (WHO)-endorsed vaccine, which should be met previous to taking on the project. It doesn’t apply to consultants who will work remotely and will not be anticipated to work on or go to UNICEF premises, programme supply places or immediately work together with communities UNICEF works with, nor to journey to carry out capabilities for UNICEF in the course of their consultancy contracts.

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