Vacancy at UNDP Nepal

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Vacancy at UNDP Nepal

Position: National Consultant - Social Media Expert
Reference: UNDP/PN/22/2019
Number of Position: 1
Duty Station: Kathmandu

Description of the assignment
The Electoral Support Project (ESP) has been supporting the Election Commission, Nepal (ECN) in media-related activities since 2008. As ECN explores digital spaces to enhance its outreach work it approved continued ESP support in this area.

The Internet has facilitated interaction between the general public, electoral management bodies, government, the media and other stakeholders throughout the electoral cycle. In Nepal, Internet penetration currently stands at 63 per cent, adding 2.5 million users within a year. This reasserts the growing importance of digital spaces and the need for institutions to engage with social media.

The ECN is keen on continuing to use traditional media as well as social media to reach current and future voters. It wants to use new technology to improve the electoral system for good governance.
In order to support the ECN in the social media field, ESP is hiring a social media consultant.

The objective of the consultancy is for ECN to make its presence in social media more effective and to take full advantage of social media networks for its outreach and external relations.

Project name: Electoral Support Project (ESP)
Period of assignment/services (if applicable): 100 (hundred) working days over the period from 15 July to 28 November 2019.

How to Apply:
Proposal should be submitted by email to  not later than 1730 hours (Nepal Standard Time) of 14 July 2019 mentioning reference No. UNDP/PN/22/2019 – Social Media Consultant

Application deadline: 14 July 2019

Source: The Himalayan Times, 03 July 2019

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