Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
Deputy Chief of Party, USAID/Bangladesh Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Activity (MELA), Bangladesh
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.
The primary objective of the Bangladesh MELA is to provide monitoring, evaluation and learning support services/assistance, and build the capacity of USAID/Bangladesh staff, implementing partners and the Government od Bangladesh (GOB). By pursuing this, USAID/Bangladesh will gradually become a learning, adaptive organization that is responsive to effective development. This five-year activity will provide comprehensive monitoring and evaluation (M&E) support services, further strengthening the implementation of USAID/Bangladesh’s development strategy.
SI is seeking a full-time Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) to propose to our team and to ensure smooth office operation as well as financial management of the project. The DCOP will report to and work closely with the COP to ensure the effective overall management of the administrative, financial and personnel aspects of the project.
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.