Checchi and Company Consulting, Inc. seeks a Chief of Party for an anticipated five year Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) project in Senegal, expected to begin in late 2015. The project will support the implementation of USAID's Country Development Cooperation Strategy by providing expert evaluation and research services and performance management support, including impact evaluations and the collection of survey data.
The Chief of Party will be based in Dakar and will manage all activities to ensure that project operations are carried out in a well-coordinated and efficient manner. He/she will provide technical M&E leadership, and supervise the work of a long-term technical assistance team, short-term specialists and local support staff. He/she will be responsible for establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with USAID/Senegal, implementing partners and other stakeholders.
Candidates must have a minimum of ten years of relevant experience in monitoring, evaluation, and/or research, including prior experience as either a Chief of Party or a Deputy Chief of Party and experience with USAID activities. In addition, candidates should have previous experience in West Africa, preferably in Senegal. Fluency in French is required. Applicants should e-mail a detailed CV and a cover letter summarizing their qualifications to firstname.lastname@example.org (please put “Chief of Party Senegal” in the subject line of the e-mail). No telephone calls please.