Manager, Monitoring , Evaluation & Learning (MEL)

  • Mid-level, Full-time staff position
  • Posted on 19 December 2018

Job Description

· Provides technical oversight to MEL product design, implementation, and delivery

· Oversees the management of MEL projects, as Project Director, ensuring timely delivery of high-quality products, contract compliance, and client satisfaction

· Supports and leads business development proposals

· Coordinates and collaborates with colleagues in other practice areas

· Contributes to research, analysis and publication of technical studies, case studies, policy and program approaches, and results

· Keeps abreast of political, social, economic, and security developments in project countries and regions

· Identifies new business opportunities, partners, and consultants

· Contributes to corporate thought leadership practices

· Serves as a Proposal czar as needed

Qualifications:

· Master’s degree in a relevant field

· Eight years of experience with quantitative and qualitative MEL for international development programs

· Two years managing MEL contracts

· Demonstrated ability coordinating and communicating with COPs, corporate management, and field-based clients and staff

· Experience in designing and managing impact evaluations

· Experience overseeing all technical, fiscal, and administrative components of complex, overseas MEL projects

· Working knowledge of quantitative and qualitative data analysis software

About the Organization

The QED Group, LLC, is a full-service international consulting firm committed to solving complex global challenges through innovative solutions. QED has a 20 years history of evidence based development, which includes more than $3.5 billion in programs evaluated and work in 96 countries around the globe. We are determined to provide all our clients with best-value services so they increase their efficiency, learning capacity, and accountability to the public in an ever more complex and interconnected world.

The Manager, Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning (MEL) position is a mid-level management position focused on ensuring that QED’s MEL-focused projects are high-functioning and produce high-quality timely MEL products that meet or exceed QED and client expectations. The purpose of this position is to provide technical oversight at both the deliverable and project levels.

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