Graphic Designers (Consultants), Beijing, China

from UN Children's Fund
Closing date: 28 Jun 2018

UNICEF China and its government partners work to improve the lives of the most vulnerable children. Every child has the right to survive, develop, be protected and participate in family and society. UNICEF collaborates with many partners to help make those rights a reality in China.

For every Child, an advocate

UNICEF China has many different audiences it needs to reach with accurate and simple messages to explain what it does and why its work for children is important. To support in this, we need additional resources to produce simple information products to be used in presentation, on the internet, for adaption in social media and for advocacy campaigns.

We are looking to find 3-4 freelance graphic designers who can produce infographics and do basic design work for advocacy and campaign products. They will work on specific assignments as needed. This is a temporary need for 11.5 months from 16 July 2018 to 30 June 2019.

How can you make a difference?

Assignments will be based on specific programme needs and demands. Consultants will be paid as per days worked. The tasks will include the following:

  • To create a design concept based on the specific campaign or programmatic need.
  • Layout word documents and design according to UNICEF global standards.
  • Create infographics related to key information and statistics
  • Create design elements linked to specific campaigns using image and text.
  • To qualify as a champion for every child you will have…

  • Proven experience in design work and creating infographics
  • Track record in understanding and producing content for NGOS and UN agencies on development issues a plus.
  • Ability to unpack information and work with UNICEF China to conceptualize how information should be packaged.
  • Ability to create infographics based on facts and graphs and explain information in an interesting and creative way.
  • Ability to produce a Chinese version of these elements that can be used in China
  • Have knowledge of latest graphic design trends and high end software for generating creative content
  • Ability to produce content in English as well as Chinese
  • Please kindly provide your quotation for following items:

  • Publications: including book, brochure, leaflet, newsletter, booklet, factsheet, calendar
  • Design of web banner
  • Design of web page
  • Design of invitation, greeting card/letter, birthday card, certificate, cover letter, reply form, sticker
  • Graphic/inforgraphic
  • Poster, flyer, pull-up, exhibition board, photo frame
  • Convert Chinese/English version document into English/Chinese version
  • Designer provides 2 different designed artworks and have to make 3-5 times correction for item 1-6.

    For every Child, you demonstrate…

    UNICEF’s core values of Commitment, Diversity and Integrity and core competencies in Communication, Working with People and Drive for Results.

    If you recognise yourself from the above and wish to make a difference for every child, please review the full Terms of Reference attached and send a Cover Letter and CV as well as a financial proposal indicating your daily consultancy rate to, or apply online through (requisition 513887). The deadline for receipt of applications is 28 June.2018.

    Terms of Reference - under XWQ.docx

    How to apply:

    UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organization. To apply, click on the following link