Checchi and Company Consulting, Inc. (www.checchiconsulting.com) is seeking a long-term Senior Evaluation Lead for a large upcoming USAID-funded M&E project in Kabul. The Senior Evaluation Lead will be responsible for overall management of all evaluations, assessments, surveys, and special studies under the project, as well as related cross-cutting activities. Minimum required qualifications include: a Master’s degree; at least five years of experience involving evaluation work, of which at least three years must involve international development programs; at least two years cumulative professional experience working in post-conflict or otherwise complex environments, preferably including time in Afghanistan; and comprehensive knowledge of USAID’s evaluation policies. Desired knowledge, skills and abilities include: familiarity with the overall USAID Program Cycle in which evaluation plays a part; knowledge of and skills in a variety of performance and impact evaluation methodologies, including qualitative and mix-method designs, and for experimental and quasi-experimental approaches to impact evaluations; and, excellent interpersonal skills with ability to communicate clearly and professionally in writing and verbally. Interested candidates should email their resume as soon as possible to firstname.lastname@example.org (please put “Senior Evaluation Lead” in the subject line of your message). Only finalists will be contacted. No phone calls, please. EOE.
About the Organization
Checchi and Company Consulting, Inc. (Checchi) has worked in international development for over 40 years. The company has operated in more than 140 countries, including a number of fragile states and post-conflict zones, and has implemented nearly 300 long-term contracts. Checchi’s principal areas of specialization include rule of law, anticorruption and monitoring and evaluation (M&E). Since launching one of the first international rule of law practices in the late 1980s, Checchi has provided technical assistance and training in the core areas of improving access to justice; court systems administration; legislative and policy reform; judicial training and legal education; public legal awareness; and security sector reform. The company has implemented a number of long- and short-term activities focused exclusively on anticorruption. In addition, many of Checchi’s rule of law projects have included significant anticorruption components and activities. Checchi’s M&E work encompasses projects in more than 50 countries and spans the spectrum of quantitative, qualitative, and mixed approaches to managing and evaluating performance.