Local Operations Manager, The Impact Evaluation of USAID Nurture in Laos

Vientiane, Laos
Apply by 7 April 2018
Mid-level , Short-term contract assignment
Posted on 8 March 2018

Job Description

Project Objective:

SI is responding to a Task Order under our ALME/RDMA contract. The purpose of this Task Order (TO) is to test and inform USAID the effectiveness of USAID Nurture’s interventions and intermediary outcomes against the Theory of Change, and also to determine the feasibility of scaling to additional geographic regions and populations within Laos.

Period of Performance:

This is a part-time position, and we are looking to hire as soon as possible. LOE is roughly as follows:

  • 36 days in 2018
  • 36 days in 2019


The Local Operations Manager will be responsible for interacting directly with USAID Nurture implementing partner/subcontractor staff as well as with local survey research partners on technical matters when the Team Leader is not in the country; ensuring that data collection proceeds according to agreed-upon quality assurance standards; and providing regular progress updates to the Social Impact team.


  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree in relevant social science or public health-related field
  • Demonstrated previous experience with survey design and the implementation of evaluations and other types of studies
  • Experience working in Laos and ability to speak Lao and English
  • Experience with data quality assurance monitoring and survey administration strongly preferred

Come join our energetic and innovative team! We offer you the opportunity to play a leading role in the growth of our company, work as part of a creative and committed team, and make a difference in the well-being of our world.

To learn more about Social Impact, please visit our website: http://www.socialimpact.com

SI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview. Please, no phone calls.

About the Organization

Social Impact is a global development management consulting firm. We provide monitoring, evaluation, strategic planning, and capacity building services to advance development effectiveness. We work across all development sectors including democracy and governance, health and education, the environment, and economic growth. Since 1997 we have worked in over 100 countries for clients such as US government agencies, bilateral donors, multilateral development banks, foundations, and nonprofits.