Closing on: Friday, September 16, 2016 - 03:30 SI - Honiara City Posted on: Mon, 09/12/2016 - 14:34

Tender Details


The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the UN’s global development network, advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. We are on the ground in 166 countries working with them on their own solutions to global and national development challenges. As they develop capacity, they draw on the people of UNDP and our wide range of partners.

UNDP strives to support the Pacific by coordinating UN activities at country level and through direct policy advice in four keys areas: Poverty Reduction and attainment of the MDGs, Strengthening Institutions of Democratic Governance, Crisis Prevention and Recovery and Sustainable Environmental Management. UNDP provides services to the Pacific through the Multi-Country Office in Fiji, Joint UN Presences in Federated States of Micronesia, Kiribati, Nauru, Marshall Islands, Palau, Tuvalu and Vanuatu, as well as projects in each of the 10 countries.




The “Strengthening the Electoral Cycle in the Solomon Islands Project” (SECSIP) is jointly implemented by the Solomon Islands Government through the Office of the Electoral Commission (O/SIEC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). SECSIP aims to develop synergies and strategic partnerships with a range of national stakeholders from government and civil society to ensure that an enabling environment for credible and inclusive elections is created. The overarching objective is to strengthen the link between the electoral cycle and other key governance processes and institutions, and contribute to social cohesion and the development of a pluralistic society. To fulfil the goal and objective, The Strengthening the Electoral Cycle in the Solomon Islands Project (SECSIP) is hereby seeks to engage a short-term, national consultant to assist in the implementation of civic engagement and voter education activities.


Title: Media and Communications Officer-National Consultant

Contract Type: Individual Contract

Contract Duration: 110 working days

Location: Honiara, Solomon Islands


APPLICATIONS: For a copy of the full Terms of Reference, please contact Ms. Crystal Saelea on email or by phone on (677) 27446 or see her at the UNDP Pacific Solomon Islands Office, Ground Floor, ANZ Building, Kukum Highway, Ranadi


Alternatively, you can also submit under confidential cover to:

Media and Communication Assistant-National Consultant (SECSIP)

United Nations Development Programme Pacific, Solomon Islands Office,

Ground Floor, ANZ Building, Kukum Highway, Ranadi.

Attention: Tristram Viulu

OR via email to

Applications must be received no later than close of business, Thursday 15th September 2016

Incomplete application will not be considered and only candidates for whom there is further interest will be contacted.

Application Instructions