Position Title: Senior Program Performance Analyst (consultant)
Reports to: Program Monitoring Director for Ebola Pillar II MEL Activity
Period of Contract: 6 weeks (August 28 – October 15)
Location of Position: Home based
International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), a U.S. based international development consulting company established in 1987, has worked in over one hundred countries and implemented over two hundred projects. IBTCI serves government agencies, private sector companies and several donor agencies. IBTCI specializes in Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) across many sectors including, but not limited to, conflict and crisis, democracy & governance, economic growth, education, environment, and global health.
The Ebola Pillar II, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Project is a three-year USAID-funded contract to support monitoring, evaluation and learning of USAID-coordinated efforts in mitigating the second order impacts of the Ebola Virus outbreak in Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. The project is focusing on four main components: evaluation, routine monitoring, data quality assurance, and improved knowledge management and learning.
In this role, the Senior Program Performance Analyst will be responsible for reviewing, analyzing and preparing presentations (report, PPT) of performance results from 19 projects in the Ebola Pillar II program in Sierra Leone. Pillar II is a program designed to mitigate the second order societal impacts of the Ebola Virus. Ebola Pillar II MEL is a separate project established to support monitoring and evaluation (M&E) and Knowledge, Management and Learning (KML) of the Ebola Pillar II program.
The review and analysis of this consultancy will provide the basis for a presentation of key achievements and lessons learned from projects implemented with Pillar II funding. Key findings from this review will be analyzed, packaged and presented at a Learning Conference in Sierra Leone attended by officials from government, donor, implementing partners, and other stakeholders. We require someone who has a high level of technical skill in M&E in international development, has considerable experience doing performance document reviews, and has worked on USAID funded projects, particularly in health or food security/agriculture. The person must also be able to work quite independently, possess a strong work ethic, be effective under time pressure with deadlines, and have excellent English writing and data presentation skills.
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