Graphic Design/Information Management Support to UNHCR Jordan External Relations Team
Application deadline 5 months ago: Friday 4 Mar 2022 at 00:00 UTCOpen application form
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Jordan hosts the second most refugees per capita in the world. At the end of 2021, Jordan provided refuge to more than 760,000 refugees registered with UNHCR, predominantly from Syria, with large groups from Iraq, Yemen, Sudan, and Somalia. Some 83% live outside of refugee camps. In addition to being the Refugee Agency, UNHCR Jordan seeks to actively coordinate all actors involved in the response. We work with 16 NGO and government partners. UNHCR maintains a robust presence in Jordan through four offices located in Amman, Mafraq, Azraq and Irbid, in addition to three urban registration centres in Amman, Irbid and Mafraq, and over 500 staff. UNHCR total financial requirements for 2022 is USD 408.4 million
Key priority areas include protection activities, access to documentation, legal assistance, cash assistance, access to healthcare and education, and community empowerment and outreach. In the two biggest camps of Zaatari and Azraq, UNHCR is leading a range of activities and services, including camp coordination, protection and outreach, community services, livelihoods, shelter, and energy
UNHCR Jordan has a dedicated External Relations Unit in Amman of six staff, plus staff working in Za’atari and Azraq Camps, who focus on developing communication materials, donor visibility, and relationships with a range of stakeholders. This assignment will support the External Relations Team under the supervision of the Associate External Relations Officer to expand graphic design capacity.
On a monthly basis, UNHCR Jordan produces a number of information products, including thematic dashboards, factsheets and reports. These products provide an overview of different aspects of the UNHCR response and the overall refugee response in Jordan. While these products have been produced only in English so far, UNHCR Jordan is aiming to produce them in Arabic as well. Specific tasks will include: - Production of 20 thematic dashboards in English, based on existing templates - Translate 10 of those dashboards into Arabic - Support with the production of other factsheets and dashboards
• Expertise in Adobe Creative Cloud products, specifically illustrator. • Expertise in designing infographics, dashboards, factsheets. • Good written communication skills.