Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
J-PAL translates research into action, promoting a culture of evidence-informed policymaking around the world. The Training team at J-PAL South Asia supports this objective by conducting high-quality training workshops and courses, providing advisory services to key partners, and promoting the use of rigorous evidence throughout the South Asia region.
Additionally, since 2011, J-PAL South Asia at IFMR has hosted the South Asia Regional Centre for Learning on Evaluation and Results (CLEAR). CLEAR South Asia is one of six regional centers established through an initiative coordinated by the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group. As the host of the CLEAR South Asia Centre, J-PAL South Asia at IFMR offers capacity building services to policymakers, governments, foundations, international development organizations, civil society, and M&E practitioners in the broader South Asia region.
J-PAL South Asia seeks a Senior Training Associate to contribute to its mission of promoting evidence-informed policy. The Senior Training Associate position will be based in New Delhi, India, and will support J-PAL South Asia’s ongoing efforts to build the capacity of our partners, including important stakeholders such as government officials, international organizations, philanthropic foundations, NGO partners, and others. The Senior Training Associate’s primary tasks will involve supporting the implementation of training workshops, events, and technical advisory services that help partners better understand monitoring and evaluation (M&E), specifically in the area of impact evaluation. The Senior Training Associate will also play a key role in knowledge management for the team, including support for internal knowledge sharing processes, efforts to share knowledge locally, regionally, and globally, and contributing to the communication of knowledge products.
Time Management: Proven ability to handle several different projects/tasks at one time, successfully complete tasks assigned, and meet deadlines. A willingness to work hard, be self-motivated and learn will be essential for doing well in this position.
HOW TO APPLY
Complete the J-PAL/IPA common application. After completing a brief registration, choose the (Training) job category, then select "Senior Training Associate - J-PAL South Asia” and include a resume, cover letter, transcripts, and two recommendation letters. Note that applications with incomplete submissions will not be considered.
You are able to submit your application before your references complete their recommendation letters; however, you must include their contact information before submitting your application. Given the volume of applications received, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.