The Office of Innovation specifically looks to form partnerships around frontier technologies (like drones and UAVs, blockchain, 21st century skills, urban technologies, new banking tools, wearables and sensors, or 3D-Printing) that exist at the intersection of $100 billion business markets and 1 billion person needs – and to identify how they can grow and scale profitably and inclusively.
We're an interdisciplinary team around the world tasked with identifying, prototyping, and scaling new technologies and practices. With our partners, we focus on convening and collaborating on new and different solutions, low- and high-tech, by:
Looking at the 2–5-year horizon to evaluate emerging and trending technologies and to see how UNICEF can work with the private sector on doing better business while improving essential services for children.
Investing in early-stage solutions that show great potential to positively impact children in the 2-year future including the Venture Fund that invests in open-source technology solutions from start-ups based in UNICEF’s programme countries.
Identifying proven solutions that can be implemented at national scale in multiple countries – taking the ideas that help thousands in one country, bringing them to dozens of countries across multiple sectors, and impacting the lives of millions of children.
UNICEF’s Office of Innovation is seeking a Design Specialist to create high quality branded assets while producing strategic yet visually appealing internal and external communications products that help present the narrative promoting our work, engaging a variety of stakeholders across sectors.
The Brand and Design Specialist will work in the Partnerships & Communications team designing an array of assets including but not limited to reports, fact sheets, infographics, slide decks, one-pagers, social media graphics, videos, and other marketing materials.
The Design Specialist will produce assets in alignment with the OOI brand guidelines and will be given access to UNICEF photo and footage inventory, providing strategic guidance on content and assets and informing content gathering and production needs.
Your main responsibilities will be:
To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…