Individual Contract

Programme Analyst

8 May 2020


NATIONAL CONSULTANCY (Open for Samoan Nationals only)


CLOSING DATE:     8 May 2020

POST TITLE:          Programme Analyst           

DUTY STATION:     Apia, Samoa

CONTRACT:           Individual Contract

DURATION:            4 months 


The Programme Analyst post is located in the Pacific Sub-Regional Office (SRO) in Samoa and reports to the Sexual Reproductive Health Specialist who provides overall direction and guidance. S/he is part of the country team and will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team in achieving key deliverables on the country work plan.

Job Purpose

UNFPA seeks a national consultant as part of a multi-disciplinary team of staff who are transparent, exceptional in how they manage the resources entrusted to them and who commit to deliver excellence in programme results. The national consultant is expected to transform, inspire and deliver high impact and sustained results.


·       Analysis and Research

·       Programme Development and Implementation 

·       Monitoring and Evaluation

·       Resource Mobilization

·       Spotlight Initiative Responsibilities



·         An Advanced (Master’s) degree in public health, gender, social development or other social sciences such as Management, International Development, Sociology, Economics, Demography, International Relations, Public Administration is required

·         Minimum of 2 (2) years of professional experience in programme/project management in the public or private sector especially in international development or related field is required.

·         Substantive knowledge and practical experience in population, reproductive and sexual health/gender programming is strongly desired.

·         Experience in advocacy and knowledge management in the duty station and in international cooperation


Conditions & Remuneration: UNFPA PSRO will contract the successful candidate under an individual contract and will be responsible for the payment of fees payable according to qualification and standard terms of payment and subject to satisfactory completion of assigned outputs.  Payment will be made on completion of a monthly report.

Candidates must complete a United Nations Personal History (P.11) form, together with updated Curriculum Vitae and a Cover letter. Applications without completed P.11 form will not be considered.  The P.11 form as well as a complete Terms of Reference can be downloaded from the office web site  or a copy be obtained by sending an email to

Completed applications can be emailed to before 5pm on Friday, 8 May 2020.  Only nationals of Samoa will be considered for this position.  

Notice: There is no application, processing or other fee at any stage of the application process.  UNFPA does not solicit or screen for information in respect of HIV or AIDS and does not discriminate on the basis of disabilities, HIV/AIDS and gender. UNFPA does not condone sexual exploitation and abuse.