@UN iS WOMENE United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women Graphic Designer Type of Contract: Retainer National Consultant Duration: 1 yearThe consultant will be engaged under a retainer contract, which facilitates direct engagement of the consultant depending on need and availability within the contract period for a pre- agreed feeMaximum 100 days of assignment period; UN Women does not warrant that the maximum of 100 daysThe service will be purchased during the term of the Agreement. Duty Station: Home-based OVERVIEW OF KEY RESPONSIBILITIES : Under the overall guidance of Country Focal Point at UN Women Sri Lanka, working closely with the Communications Officer, the Consultant is responsible for the following : Transform text-based communications materials into visual graphic design materials such as Infographics, brochures etcThis includes incorporating any feedback from UN Women colleagues. Develop and conceptualize designs for communication materials based on assignment brief Provide recommendations on the best and most relevant visual design style and materials suitable for the project''s target audience Coordinate with printers and event management companies as required. Liaise with and report to UN Women Sri Lanka Communications Officer regarding any visual design work EXAMPLES OF DELIVERABLES This includes but is not limited to : Brochures, leaflets, posters, Infographics, Visuals for social media campaigns, Layout designs for reports, Designing visibility items such as notebooks, backdrops, banners etc. Deliverables will be required to be produced in a variety of formats including for digital and print distribution, depending on the needs of the projectCompleted working files to be shared with UN Women and UN Women to retain the rights to all designs. REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS : Secondary education in relevant field or at least 5 years of experience in graphic design (Portfolio samples of work to be submitted) Proficiency in design software including Adobe Illustrator, In Design etc Experience in data visualization Experience in conceptualizing designs, logos etc Experience in coordinating with printers and printing processes Proficiency in English language Previous work experience working with UN Agencies and an understanding of gender equality is an asset. EVALUATION CRITERIA : Applications will be evaluated based on the cumulative analysis : Technical Qualification (100 points) weight; [70%] Financial Proposal (100 points) weight; [30%] A two-stage procedure is utilized in evaluating the applications, with evaluation of the technical application being completed prior to any price proposal being comparedThe total number of points allocated for the technical qualification component is 100Only the candidates who have attained a minimum of 70% of total points will be considered as technically qualified candidates who may be contacted for validation interview. Financial Price Proposal evaluation : Only the financial proposal of candidates who have attained a minimum of 70% score in the technical evaluation will be considered and evaluated. The total number of points allocated for the price component is 100. The maximum number of points will be allotted to the lowest price proposal that is opened evaluated and compared among those technical qualified candidates who have attained a minimum of 70% score in the technical evaluationAll other price proposals will receive points in inverse proportion to. the lowest price. SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION : Interested candidates are requested to submit electronic application to [email protected] and cc [email protected] with a subject line as “Application for Graphic Designer” no later than 28 Feb 2021The submission package must include : CV, Personal History Form (P11), which can be downloaded from htto: asiapacific.unwomen.org en about-us jobs Financial proposal: The financial proposal shall specify a daily fee; Portfolio with sample work All applications must include (as an attachment) the CV, P11, writing samples, and the financial proposal. Applications without financial proposal will be treated as incomplete and will not be considered for further assessment. Please visit our website link https: jobs.undp.org cj_view_job.cfm?cur job id=97040 for further details ‘on submitting the applicationThe deadline for submissions is 28 February 2021 1700hrs Bangkok time.