Job: Evaluation Advisor, Tanzania Data for Development

Organization: Dexis Consulting Group
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
Closing date: 10 Mar 2017

Dexis is seeking an experienced Evaluation Advisor to provide monitoring and evaluation (M&E) technical services for an upcoming multi-year contract with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Tanzania Mission called Data for Development. This is a long-term position expected to start in latter half of 2017. This position is contingent upon award.

  • Design, implement, and utilize performance and impact evaluations, sector assessments, and baseline surveys
  • Design evaluation and research methodologies
  • Provide capacity building to USAID Missions and local implementing partners in monitoring and evaluation, and knowledge management
Qualifications :
  • A Graduate Degree in International Development, Economics, Statistics, or a related field
  • 10 years of demonstrated experience in development, particularly related to program strategy, project/activity design, and/or monitoring and evaluation
  • At least 5 years of experience evaluation, assessment and/or research design and implementation. Experience should include expertise in developing experimental and quasi-experimental designs to evaluate international development programs.
  • Must have experience in balancing the statistical validity requirements of rigorous design and the real world conditions of activities on the ground, which require creative and untraditional designs
  • Demonstrated analytical and organization skills.
  • Strong communication, supervision, and interpersonal skills and experience; fluency in written and spoken English is required.
  • Kiswahili language skills are also desired
  • Previous experience working in Tanzania either on long-term or short-term assignments is preferred
Only successful candidates will be contacted.

Winner of the 2014 Small Business of the Year at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) With over 15 years of experience, Dexis specializes in creating custom-tailored, adaptable, and effective international development solutions. Operating in over 70 countries, we support clients like the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), U.S. Department of State, Department of Defense, and multilateral agencies. We are one of the fastest growing firms in international development and our staff report some of the highest levels of job satisfaction in our industry.

Dexis is an equal opportunity employer offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental handicap, or status as a disabled or Vietnam Era veteran of the US Armed Forces.