Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
Evaluation Expert, Pakistan Transition Initiative (PTI) Evaluation, Performance Management Support Contract (PERFORM), Pakistan
MSI, a Tetra Tech Company, is a Washington, DC metro area international development firm with a 35-year history of delivering development results across the world. Our core expertise is in the fields of monitoring and evaluation (M&E), institutional development, public sector management, governance and anti-corruption. MSI implements nearly 100 projects in 90 countries around the world such as Jordan, Morocco, Lebanon, Syria, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Colombia, and Mexico. As one of the leading companies in our field, MSI has partnered with more than 80 organizations across all sectors of international development with clients ranging from large bilateral and multilateral donors such as USAID, the World Bank and the UNDP to national and local governments, NGOs, think tanks, foundations and universities. For more information on MSI, please visit our website at www.msiworldwide.com.
Project Summary: In May 2015, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded a five-year contract to Management Systems International (MSI) to provide performance management support to USAID-sponsored development programs throughout Pakistan. The Performance Management Support Contract (PERFORM) serves as a centralized management support mechanism that provides services in (1) monitoring, (2) evaluation, (3) assessment, and (4) learning support. PERFORM provides data and information to help USAID/Pakistan project managers improve results through better implementation, design, and learning, enabling it to better target its programming and achieve its goals and objectives.
MSI is seeking an expatriate Evaluation Expert with experience evaluating projects for temporarily displaced people (TDPs) who will participate in an evaluation of USAID/Pakistan's TDP return strategy projects implemented in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP). The project aims to facilitate the return of TDPs to their homeland areas in four main agencies in FATA (Khyber Agency, Kurram Agency, North Waziristan and South Waziristan) by restoring basic living conditions through rehabilitation of physical infrastructure, basic services delivery, enhanced livelihood opportunities, and supporting operationalization of government offices to increase security and stability. With these interventions, the program hopes to improve the living conditions of TDPs, build trust, and increase positive perceptions of the government amongst the displaced communities.
MSI is seeking a candidate who can participate (remotely) in evaluation design and travel to Pakistan to participate in data analysis and report writing.
The evaluation will begin on or about January 1st 2017 and finish by the end of May 2017. The anticipated level of effort is approximately 50 days. The expert will work as part of the evaluation team, which includes a sector specialist, an assignment manager, and may also include researchers and data analysts. The assignment will require at least one trip, and perhaps two, to Pakistan.
Responsibilities: The Evaluation Expert will collaborate with the local evaluation team and work closely to:
Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.
MSI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer.
To apply: Please visit our website, www.msiworldwide.com
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