Vacancy Announcement Details

Consultant for a performance audit of the UNESCO Communication and Information Sector

08 Jul 2021



The UNESCO Internal Oversight Service (IOS) is seeking a consultant to undertake work for a performance audit of the UNESCO Communication and Information (CI) Sector. The performance audit is jointly managed by the Audit and Evaluation Offices of IOS and led by a team of UNESCO audit and evaluation experts. It will apply both audit and evaluation approaches and methodologies.

The performance audit has the following objectives:

•             Assess the relevance, coherence, effectiveness and efficiency of UNESCO’s CI Sector;

•             Understand what works, why, and what requires improvement to better position the CI Sector

•             Analyse the role and performance of the two intergovernmental programmes IFAP and IPDC

•             Analyse success stories/ cases and low performing cases for sector-wide learning

•             Provide forward-looking recommendations for the future strategic direction and positioning of the sector


The consultant is expected to possess a minimum of seven years of professional experience in audit and/ or evaluation. Further details are in the attached TOR.


Please send Expressions of Interest to Refiloe Ethan Mohapi at IOS with the following:

  1. Technical Proposal consisting of latest CV and brief outline (max 2 pages) on proposed approach and methodology and comments on the TOR if any
  2. Financial proposal / expectation on daily fees


The deadline for application is 30 July 2021. Please share further with interested colleagues.