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22/11 2019
Senior Consultant - Governance & Institutional Strengthening

Itad is a leading consultancy providing technical advice to governments, foundations, multilateral agencies and non-profits on how to maximise their social impact.  We have a 30-year track record of providing our clients with the information and insight they need to make development work smarter, produce better results and improve people’s lives.

Our knowledge and expertise is grouped around five Practice areas: Governance and Institutional Strengthening, Fragile and Conflicted Affected States, Inclusive Growth, Human Development and Climate Change and Livelihoods.  We continue to grow in size, commercial performance and professional reputation and we are increasingly recognised as a global leader with a diverse client base including international development agencies and philanthropic foundations.   We have recently opened our first international office in Washington DC which reflects and supports this growth.

 

Practice Overview

Our Governance and Institutional Strengthening practice brings together world class expertise in governance, organisational effectiveness and gender and inclusion.  Through our delivery of high-quality projects, thought leadership and business development, our practice team are experts in:

 

  • Organisational development and reform
  • Influencing policy
  • Research use and impact
  • Evidence-informed policy making
  • Adaptive management and programming
  • Social norms and behavior change
  • Accountability and empowerment
  • Transparency and anti-corruption
  • Public sector reform

 

The Role

We are recruiting for a Senior Consultant to join the Practice to lead on projects across the whole portfolio.  Leading proposals, managing and delivering on complex multi-client projects and successfully managing diverse projects are the core focus of the role.  Building on our reputational capital and market presence, the technical strengths of our consultants are focused around four key areas:

  • Evidence Advocate:  generating robust evidence and using this to support clients and shape global debates;
  • Change Agent:  supporting clients in reflecting, learning and managing change
  • Project Manager: contributing to and building high performing project teams that deliver quality and commercial targets;
  • Trusted Advisor: building long term relationships with clients and partners that add value and deliver commercial success

 

The Candidate

You will have a post-graduate degree in a relevant discipline and a proven track record in International Development.  As an evidence advocate you will have a strong background in qualitative and/or quantitative data collection and analysis to generate clear evidence-based insights.  An emerging expert in one or more subject areas that relate to the practice expertise set above, you are able to demonstrate your credibility with peers and clients.   As a change agent you will have demonstrable experience of using your facilitation skills and flexing your communication style to influence others.  As a project manager, you will be adept at delivering projects to a high technical and commercial standard and be responsible for maintaining and improving GP across a complex project portfolio.  As a trusted adviser you will have skills in developing and maintaining relationships with a range of stakeholders and have experience of leading winning bids with a range of clients.

The salary for this role is up to £43K depending on your skills and experience. 

In addition, we also offer a comprehensive learning and development programme, 24 days holiday plus additional time off over Christmas, matched company pension up to 5%, and a discretionary bonus.  Other benefits include Cycle to Work scheme, eyecare vouchers, weekly fruit and subsidised yoga classes in our offices.

The deadline for applications is 22nd November, please note that we will be interviewing candidates on a rolling basis up to the closing date.

For non-EU applicants: If you are a non-EU National then please refer to the UK Border Agency website for information regarding your eligibility to work in the UK.

20/11 2019
Calling candidates for three major high-level independent evaluations

Here you cam find the direct link containing a joint call for Expressions of Interest by the ILO’s Evaluation Office for the following evaluations:

1. Independent High Level Evaluation of ILO’s Research and Knowledge Management Strategies and Approaches, 2010-2019 (institutional evaluation).

2. Independent evaluation of the ILO’s programme of work in support of Decent Work in the Americas, 2016-2019.

3. Independent High-Level Evaluation of ILO’s Strategy and Action towards promoting Sustainable Enterprises (Outcome 4), 2014-2019.

The deadline for submissions is CoB 20 November, 2019.

20/11 2019
Calling candidates for three major high-level independent evaluations (ILO Evaluation Office)

Here you cam find the direct link containing a joint call for Expressions of Interest by the ILO’s Evaluation Office for the following evaluations:

1. Independent High Level Evaluation of ILO’s Research and Knowledge Management Strategies and Approaches, 2010-2019 (institutional evaluation).

2. Independent evaluation of the ILO’s programme of work in support of Decent Work in the Americas, 2016-2019.

3. Independent High-Level Evaluation of ILO’s Strategy and Action towards promoting Sustainable Enterprises (Outcome 4), 2014-2019.

The deadline for submissions is CoB 20 November, 2019.

16/11 2019
Research Fellow Program for the Office of Evaluation and Oversight

The Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is seeking several Research Fellows (RF) to work at IDB Headquarters in Washington, D.C. The Research Fellow program offers selected candidates the opportunity to contribute to OVE’s work program, learn about evaluation and gain work experience in a multilateral development finance institution over a period of up to three years. The program is open to citizens from IDB member countries who are under 33 years of age by January 1, 2020, and have a recent graduate degree from a recognized university or accredited institution.

Here you can find the link to the job advertisement and application for this position http://bit.ly/2IwAfUY. Applications are accepted online at the above link until November 16, 2019. 

 

08/11 2019
EVALUATOR, INDEPENDENT EVALUATION - THE COMMONSENSING PROJECT (CONSULTANT) - HOME BASED
Duration of the contract The proposed timeframe for the evaluation spans from November 2019 to June 2020.
Indicative starting date: 25 Nov 2019
Deadline for submission of applications: 08 Nov 2019
Organizational Unit: Planning, Performance Monitoring and Evaluation
 
For more informationp please click here.
03/11 2019
United Nations World Food Programme - Deputy Director, Evaluation D1 (107492)

The United Nations World Food Programme is currently seeking to fill the position of Deputy Director of Evaluation at D1 level, based at our Headquarters in Rome, Italy.

For more information about the job vacancy please click here.

01/11 2019
Evaluation Consultant

Evaluation Consultant:  The ITC Libya: Trade Academy project is seeking an Evaluation Consultant. Minimum of seven years of experience conducting evaluations of projects, programmes or policies in the United Nations or international context, and fluency in oral and written English is required. For details, please see the respective call for expressions of interest at http://stage.intracen.org/itc/itc-careers/career-options/consultants-roster/#Job86. Prospective candidates are invited to send their CVs to [email protected], and copy [email protected] by 1 November 2019

31/10 2019
EVALUATOR, INDEPENDENT EVALUATION - THE IOMC TOOLBOX (CONSULTANT) - HOME BASED
Duration of the contract: The proposed timeframe for the evaluation spans from November 2019 to February 2020.
Indicative starting date: 01 Nov 2019
Deadline for submission of applications: 31 Oct 2019
Number of vacancies: 1
Organizational Unit: Planning, Performance Monitoring and Evaluation

For more information please click here.

28/10 2019
Particip - Intern – Evaluation management

Intern – Evaluation management (m/f/d)

Particip’s Evaluation Team focuses exclusively on complex evaluations. Our current portfolio includes several important evaluation framework contracts, ad hoc evaluations, and support to other teams within the company to deliver high quality evaluations of all types. Our Evaluation Team is now looking to recruit an Intern – Evaluation management (m/f/d).

You will find the internship description and how to apply by following the link above.

19/10 2019
IOD PARC - Evaluation Consultant

Senior or Principal level depending on experience. 
 
Apply your evaluation skills to increase effectiveness, quality and impact in the international development sector, working with UN agencies, governments and NGOs. Join the Systems and Complex Evaluation Portfolio team which leads on a diverse range of evaluation initiatives. We lead evaluations working with partner organisations; we promote rigour in evaluation through providing quality assurance services; and we strengthen organisations' evaluation functions and monitoring systems.

Further details can be found attached.