Call for MCC Experts

  • Mid-level, Short-term contract assignment
  • Posted on 12 November 2018
  • Worldwide
  • Closing on 12 December 2018
  • Talent pool

Job Description

Overview:

DevTech Systems is seeking resumes for qualified and experienced technical, subject-matter, and program management experts to provide monitoring and evaluation (M&E) services to the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) and Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) offices worldwide. Activities could include independent evaluation services, data collection services, data analysis and dissemination, data quality assurance, and capacity building technical assistance.

We anticipate candidates will primarily provide short-term technical assistance to independent evaluations of MCC projects and activities. Independent evaluation teams will be expected to design, implement, and disseminate the results of evaluations of MCC’s projects. This will require document reviews, engagement with project staff at MCC and in-country, and engagement with government representatives and other stakeholders. Travel will be required for all evaluations, but the frequency and duration of travel will depend on the needs of each evaluation.

Technical, subject-matter, and program management experts who meet the preferred minimum qualifications and experience stated below and who bring expertise in one or more of the following areas are encouraged to submit their CVs:

Areas of Expertise:

  • Agriculture
  • Capacity building
  • Data analysis
  • Data collection
  • Education
  • Financial and credit services
  • Health
  • Impact evaluations
  • Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Project management
  • Quantitative methods
  • Research
  • Statistics
  • WASH

Preferred Qualifications & Experience:

  • Experience working with, supporting, and/or evaluating MCC projects is strongly preferred;
  • A minimum of five years of relevant experience in the international development sector in one of the above mentioned areas is required;
  • Experience working with government ministries, CSOs, NGOs, and the private sector in one or more MCC threshold country is strongly preferred;
  • Willingness to undergo a background investigation for the purpose of obtaining a security clearance;
  • Minimum graduate-level degree in relevant area of expertise; and
  • Fluency in English is required and proficiency in a second language is desired.

About the Organization

DevTech Systems, Inc. (DevTech) is an international consulting firm dedicated to development, with 35 years of experience providing advisory services and technical assistance to government, private sector, and civil society stakeholders in more than 100 countries. We are a data driven organization that specializes in informing policy making by delivering focused data-driven evidence-based analysis products and services. DevTech core practice areas include: Economic and Data analysis, Monitoring and Evaluation, Education and Youth Development, Gender and Inclusive Development, and Public Financial Management.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.

This position description should not be construed to imply that the requirements outlined here are the exclusive standards of the position nor will it be the sole basis for any subsequent employee evaluations. Incumbents will follow any instructions and perform any other related duties as may be required by their supervisor.

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