Title: Evaluation Team Lead #2 - USAID/OTI M&E Support Proposal
Location: To Be Decided (TBD), Central Africa/Lake Chad Basin area
Start date: TBD, Period of Performance: Position involves various STTAs to be completed during June 2019 – June 2020
The Mitchell Group (TMG), an international development consulting firm based in Washington, DC, is currently seeking applications from qualified Evaluation Team Lead candidates to provide adaptable short-term monitoring and evaluation services for USAID/OTI. Please note, this opportunity is in the pre-proposal stage and will only be considered for the proposal stage and successful award of the contract.
The purpose of this activity is to provide adaptable short-term monitoring and evaluation services in response to rapid programs implementation in complex environment; often with incomplete information. USAID/OTI primarily implements its programming through small, “quick-impact” activities that are intended to address specific opportunities or challenges based on the program’s theory of change. USAID/OTI programs use small activities to target assistance and to pilot varied approaches that can be adapted as the political environment changes or as USAID/OTI’s understanding of contextual dynamics improves. By using small activities, USAID/OTI is able to experiment and employ untested theories of change through activities, use ongoing monitoring and evaluation to assess immediate results, and then adapt programming accordingly.
If selected, applicant will deliver monitoring and evaluation and support services within the conflict prevention and resolution, democracy and governance, countering violent extremism, and media and communications sectors.
The Evaluation Team Lead will be responsible for coordinating the activities, assign tasks to team members and supervise performance. S/he will be the main point of contact between the client and the evaluation teams. The candidate will review all plans and outputs and be responsible for submitting quality products. The Evaluation Team Lead may undertake the following tasks:
Minimum Required Qualifications:
The client has programs throughout the world, and new programs will be started throughout this Task Order. As relevant for a given activity and security permitting, The candidate shall be expected to travel to all locations where USAID/OTI develops and implements its activities. Expectations for travel will be communicated in each activity SOW.
Anticipated Start Date: TBD
Period of Performance: June 2019 – June 2020
Required Application Materials:
How to Apply: Please send relevant CV/resumes and application materials, outlined above, to email@example.com. In the subject line, please indicate “Evaluation Team Lead#2 - USAID/OTI / (Last Name)”. CV/resumes will be reviewed as they are received. To avoid delays, early and a complete set of application documents is encouraged.
Deadline for Application: March 25, 2019