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Senior Research & Evaluation Advisor, South Sudan

Published on 31.05.2021

Company

Website : http://www.ibtci.com/
Industries :
Education, training
Services other
Social, public and human services
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Incorporated in 1987, International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI) is an international development consulting company... read more

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Position : Senior Research & Evaluation Advisor, South Sudan

Overview:

IBTCI is currently seeking a Senior Research and Evaluation Advisor for an upcoming Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) project in South Sudan, funded by USAID. This a full time, key position based in Juba, South Sudan. This project will provide a range of technical assistance to USAID South Sudan’s portfolio of programs.

*This position is contingent upon award*

Essential Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Lead and oversee the review and updating of performance management plans (PMPs) and project level M&E plans, and develop plan for collection of PMP and PPR indicators
  • Design and support Data Quality Assessments (DQAs) to ensure the reliability and validity of performance data
  • Oversee and advise on data collection, reporting methodologies and instruments used by USAID to develop and improve data collection systems
  • Design and support baseline assessments to establish initial status on program performance indicators
  • Assist in the preparation of evaluation and assessments requested by the mission
  • Assist in training USAID staff and Implementing Partners on monitoring and evaluation tools and policies.
  • Responsible for the design, quality, development and completion of all assessments, analytical reports and evaluations
  • Other duties as assigned.
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Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum of 8 years of M&E experience in development or humanitarian programs is required
  • Experience in leading and managing the design, data analysis, and report writing for activity monitoring
  • Demonstrated experience in designing and implementing performance evaluations of development interventions including evaluation design, developing evaluation questions, etc. is required
  • Demonstrated experience in statistical analysis, experimental design, and/or data collection and analysis
  • Demonstrated experience conducting DQAs
  • Strong professional oral and written proficiency in English

Education: An Advanced degree in International Relations, Statistics, Monitoring and Evaluation Methodologies, or a related field.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of and experience in working on USAID-funded projects
  • Experience in South Sudan or East Africa
  • Substantive experience leading an evaluation team on international development evaluations
  • Substantive experience in performance monitoring, including indicator development, to report on progress in achieving intended impact and improve project design and management
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, and the ability to communicate technical information clearly and effectively
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

Working Environment: Work is typically performed in an office environment. Currently the company is allowing for remote work due to COVID 19 in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia (DMV) area. This can be updated by the company.

Physical Requirements: This is largely a sedentary position that requires the ability to speak, hear, see, and lift small objects up to 20 lbs.

Supervisory Responsibility: This position does have supervisory responsibilities.

Travel: International travel may be required and may include travel to fragile and/or conflict-prone zones.

Job criteria for job ad : Senior Research & Evaluation Advisor, South Sudan
Job category :
IT, new technologies
Management
Services
Industries :
Education, training
Services other
Social, public and human services
Temporary work, recruitment
Employment type :
Permanent contract
Region :
Aweil - Bentiu - Bor - Juba - Kuajok - Malakal - Rumbek - Torit - Wau - Yambio
Experience level :
5 to 10 years
Educational level :
Bachelor
Number of Position(s) : 9

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