Jobs Archive

16/03 2017
Consultant / Senior Consultant

The ICF is looking for a Consultant or Senior Consultant to join a well-established practice,  that develops, analyses and evaluates regulatory policies, including in the areas of environment and food.

For further information, please see the website here or download the file below. 

14/03 2017
Consultant / Senior Consultant

The ICF is looking for a Consultant or Senior Consultant to join a well-established practice, that develops, analyses and evaluates regulatory policies, including in the areas of environment and food.
For further information on the position, please follow the link here or download the enclose file. 

13/03 2017
Senior Consultant - Health

Job Purpose

We are looking for a Senior Consultant to contribute to the successful delivery of Itad Health theme projects by undertaking and leading complex, innovative and diverse assignments that utilise their technical monitoring and evaluation expertise, project management and people management skills. 

About Itad

Itad’s purpose is to provide the insight and ideas to drive more effective use of resources in international development.   We are proud to remain an independent M&E consultancy which continues to grow significantly year on year with the support of a diverse client base.  Our projects are diverse – spanning theory based, mixed method evaluations, designing complex M&E/learning systems for multi-million pound initiatives, providing strategic advice to programmes and organisations, and conducting long-term, multi-country impact evaluations.

Our values and sense of mission are at the core of what we do.  Itad offers the chance to work in a friendly, dynamic and stimulating environment and be part of a rapidly growing team.

Theme Overview

Itad’s six-strong Health theme sits within the Human & Social Development cluster at Itad, alongside Itad’s Education and Social Protection themes. 

You can read more about the theme, its members and current projects on our website here.

Our health portfolio is dynamic and expanding - here are some example of the projects in our current portfolio:

  • The Independent evaluation of Adolescents 360 (A360), an innovative $30 million programme jointly funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation to encourage modern contraceptive use and reduce unplanned pregnancy among young girls aged between 15-19 in Ethiopia, Tanzania and Nigeria.
  • The Independent evaluation of the Department of Health’s Fleming Fund £265 million one health programme, to support 20+ low and middle income countries (LMICs) in tackling antimicrobial resistance (AMR). We will use middle range theories and contribution analysis as part of our approach to predict the contribution of the programme to its goals.
  • A high profile evaluation of UNICEF’s work in health systems strengthening globally, building on the success of our recent work evaluating UNICEF’s efforts to support scale up of prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV and paediatric HIV care and treatment programs over the past decade.
  • Strategic reviews of the 2015 and 2017 strategy of the Global Fundand its prospective country evaluations.  Following our evaluation of the Global Fund’s overall strategy in 2015, Itad has been appointed to lead its evaluation of the its 2017 strategy as well as prospective country evaluations in Myanmar, Sudan and Cambodia. 

Read more about this opportunity here: https://itadltd.bamboohr.co.uk/jobs/view.php?id=30

10/03 2017
UN Women - Evalation Team Leader

For further information on the position, please refer to the website here

05/03 2017
Lead Evaluation Officer

For further information, please see the website here. 

27/02 2017
Private Sector Development Theme Leader

As the leader of Itad’s Private Sector Development (PSD) theme, you will lead a dedicated, smart and creative team to manage our existing portfolio of projects, whilst developing and delivering against a strategy for growth of the theme.  You will ensure projects are delivered to a high standard and within budget, working closely with your business partners and technical peers within the company.

You will be actively engaged in Itad's continued work to develop innovative methodologies whilst contributing to Itad’s reputation as a ‘thought leader’ in M&E through the generation of knowledge products. Working closely with peers you will be able to develop strong working relationships with clients, partners and stakeholders and will have the ability to provide high quality technical inputs.

The PSD theme is made up of eight consultants, bringing together a complementary mix of experience and skills covering cutting edge technical research and evaluation methodology, as well as substantial programming and leadership experience. Together, we have in depth experience in international development and M&E and we are strongly committed to our values of technical excellence and making a difference. Your job will be to sustain the team’s existing success, mentoring and leading its members as they seek to deliver against robust performance targets.

You will be required to develop strong working relationships with clients, partners and stakeholders and have the ability to lead, manage and motivate others. Confident communication and negotiation skills, commercial acumen and a proven ability to deal with staff, collaborators and partners from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures is essential.

Thematic focus

We believe that economic poverty is best addressed by improving the functioning of markets in which the poor participate. To achieve this, Itad is supporting a variety of private sector and market development programmes in developing countries to strengthen the results that they deliver.

Our PSD work covers several technical areas, including market development, international trade, transport infrastructure, financial sector development, and economic and business environment policy.

To find out more about this opportunity please see here

26/02 2017
Senior EU Public Policy Consultant

Description: 

Due to recent Framework Contract and project wins, we are looking for an ambitious, experienced Senior EU Public Policy Consultant. The position requires good knowledge of European public institutions and experience of delivering evaluations, impact assessments or studies as part of a multi-national team. Building on strong analytical and writing capabilities, coupled with an understanding of EU policy, the successful candidate will conduct work for a range of clients across Europe. The role primarily focusses on the management, analysis, comprehension and implementation of EU public policy projects to help our clients to make better informed decisions.

The day job:

What you will do on a day-to-day basis will vary depending on what projects and proposals we are working on at the time. You will be working on a whole breadth of projects for organisations such as the European Commission, European Parliament and other European Institutions, and help us generate new business in areas of interest. Working in or managing multiple project teams you are likely to be:

• Actively contributing to the design of client projects, taking into account client needs and commercial viability.

• Manage day-to-day project implementation for several projects, ensuring client needs are met, monitoring progress, delegating appropriately and ensuring a fair balance of resources. 

• Manage project teams with a view to achieving established project goals for evaluations, impact assessments and other research projects. 

• Manage client and stakeholder relationships. Act as external day-to-day contact. 

• Manage the delivery and submission of proposals for evaluations, impact assessments and other research projects. 

• Maintain commercial awareness by understanding cost implications of decisions and action; undertake budget discussions with subcontractors under direction. 

• Supervising junior staff and quality assuring their work, by providing constructive feedback and creating on-the project learning opportunities. 

• Carry out such other duties as may reasonably be required, commensurate with the grade and post and the acknowledged skills of the Senior Consultant.

26/02 2017
Evaluation Analyst, Independent Office of Evaluation of IFAD (IOE) – P2

The Independent Office of Evaluation of IFAD is currently recruiting for the following position:

Evaluation Analyst, Independent Office of Evaluation of IFAD (IOE) – P2 – Deadline: 26 February 2017            

This position is financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation. Please note that it is only for Swiss nationals.

For detailed instructions on how to apply, please follow this link: http://www.cinfo.ch/en/jpo-vacancies-swiss-nationals

17/02 2017
Call for Consultancy: Evaluability Assessment- UNFPA-UNICEF Global Programme to Accelerate Action to End Child Marriage

The UNICEF and UNFPA Evaluation Offices plan to jointly commission an evaluability assessment of the UNFPA-UNICEF Global Programme to Accelerate Action to End Child Marriage.

UNICEF seeks to recruit two consultants with relevant experience to conduct the evaluability assessment. For more information on how to apply and respond to the call for consultancy, please refer to the following link

The application should be sent to [email protected] , no later than close of business on 17 February 2017 (New York Time - Eastern Standard) .

16/02 2017
Evaluation of the Czech Republic Humanitarian Projects for Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

For further information, please see the website here