Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
Mathematica Policy Research is an independent, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to improving public well-being. Our 1,200+ experts conduct policy research, data collection, and data analytics that meet the highest standards of quality and objectivity, working with decision makers across the public and private sectors. We have been at the forefront of assessing the effectiveness of policies and programs for nearly 50 years. Our studies and analyses have yielded information to guide decisions in wide-ranging policy areas, from health, education, early childhood, and family support to nutrition, employment, disability, and international development.
Mathematica is currently recruiting for a local consultant currently residing in Mozambique to serve as a part-time Evaluation Coordinator to support the international evaluation team conducting an evaluation of the Mozambique Water and Sanitation project. The Mozambique Water and Sanitation project was implemented under the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Compact from 2008-2013. The project included rehabilitation of urban water systems; rehabilitation of water storm sewers, construction/reconstruction of wells and boreholes; and technical assistance to municipalities to improve their ability to manage the water systems. Mathematica will conduct an ex-post evaluation of the project. The Evaluation Coordinator will provide logistical and operational support to the evaluation team. The period of performance for this consultancy will be six months to one year. The consultant will be expected to work between 25-50 percent time, depending on the evaluation phase.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a cover letter describing your relevant skills and experience along with a resume to Galina Lapadatova at email@example.com and Audrey Moore at firstname.lastname@example.org by February 12, 2018.