Team Leader/Evaluation Specialist
Midterm Performance Evaluation of Enhanced Coastal Fisheries (ECOFISH) Organization: International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI)
Closing date: September 27, 2017
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 has implemented over two hundred projects. IBTCI has served governments, private sector companies and several donor agencies in the practice area of Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning (MEL) across many sectors including health, education, economic growth and democracy & governance. IBTCI is currently implementing the Accelerating Capacity for Monitoring & Evaluation (ACME) activity in Bangladesh in support of USAID’s Feed the Future (DO2) and Global Climate Change (DO4) portfolios, contributing to the long-term, sustainable development of MEL practices in Bangladesh.
IBTCI/ACME is seeking a Team Leader/Evaluation Specialist for its Midterm Performance Evaluation of USAID’s Evaluation of Enhanced Coastal Fisheries (ECOFISH), a five-year activity, which started in June 2014 and is being implemented jointly by World Fish and the Department of Fisheries (DoF). ECOFISH supports coastal fishing communities and other fisheries value chain stakeholders to improve the resilience of the Meghna River ecosystem and communities reliant on coastal fisheries. ECOFISH contributes to the USAID Country Development Cooperation Strategy Objective 4, “Responsiveness to Climate Change Improved,” which aims to increase the nation’s responsiveness, adaptation to climate change, and mitigation of climate change through three inter-related intermediate results. ECOFISH aligns with two of these: (1) improved management of natural resources focused on biodiversity conservation leading to indirect adaptation benefits, and (2) enhanced adaptation capacity and resilience to shocks
This is a short-term consulting opportunity, approximately 51 days of full-time engagement during October-December 2017. This position will require 5-6 weeks of work in Bangladesh, including the capital Dhaka and travel to coastal areas of Bangladesh.
Team Leader (Evaluation Specialist):
The Team Leader (TL) should have:
The Team Leader/Evaluation Specialist will:
Preferably s/he should have demonstrated experience of leading at least two evaluations of projects with similar scope and complexity within last 10 years.