Graphic Design Consultant

16 November 2017


Job ID IC/2017-009
No. of Position 1 Post
Duty station

UNFPA Country Office, Yangon

Duration 11 Months (Initial)
Closing Date 16 November 2017 - 5:00pm (Rangoon time)
Starting date of Assignment As soon as possible


Under the overall guidance of UNFPA Country Representative and direct supervision of the Senior Programme Officer and in close cooperation with the Communications and Programme teams of the Myanmar country office, the Graphic Design Consultant substantively contributes to the organization's overall external relations, advocacy and communication activities.


Core requirements:

  • Provide the graphic design and production management for a wide range of products, including large publications and reports; booklets and leaflets; posters; banners; infographics; and visibility items.
  • Produce and edit multimedia products.
  • Contribute to visual and promotional presence at events (e.g. overall branding, visibility and booth setup).
  • Contribute to management of UNFPA’s online presence, including the website and social media platforms.
  • Work in close coordination with both UNFPA staff and external service providers.
  • Advanced spoken and written English.
  • Performs any other task assigned by the supervisor.

Assets (desired but not required):

  • Produce and edit photos.
  • Working knowledge of Myanmar language.




  • Design and layout and production management of large publications and reports; booklets and leaflets; posters; banners; infographics; and visibility items.
  • Multimedia products produced and edited.
  • Organization of promotional support for UNFPA and joint events, such as World Population Day and International Youth Day.
  • Serve as a back-up to the web producer, including publishing to the website and social media.


  • Photos produced and edited.



Education and experience requirements:

  • Diploma in graphic design
  • Proficiency in leading graphic design software.
  • 3 years of graphic design experience.
  • At least 1 year of multimedia production experience.
  • Proficiency in current office software applications. 
  • Fluency in oral and written English.

Education and experience assets:

  • Photo production and editing experience.
  • Working knowledge of Myanmar language.

Core Competencies:

  • Values/ Guiding Principles;
  • Performance Management;
  • Working in Teams;
  • Communication information and ideas/ Knowledge sharing;
  • Self-Management/Emotional Intelligence and Conflict management/Negotiating and resolving disagreements;
  • Analytical and Strategic Thinking/Results Orientation/Commitment to Excellence.

Functional Competencies:

  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Excellent diplomacy skills;
  • Innovation of new approaches;
  • Job knowledge/ Technical expertise;


Applicants with the required qualifications and experience should submit a written letter of application, a copy of curriculum vitae (CV), completed UN P11 form relevant education certificates and the names and contact information of three references.


Applications should be addressed to UNFPA Representative.

Attention: International Operations Manager, Room A07, UNFPA, No.6, Natmauk Road, Yangon.

Email: hr.myanmar@unfpa.org


Note: Only those candidates in who meet all qualifications and experience will be contacted for further consideration.