Panagora Group, a small business specializing in monitoring, evaluation, and learning, global health, and international development, seeks an experienced monitoring advisor for an anticipated USAID/Honduras’ Monitoring & Evaluation Support for Collaborative Learning and Adapting (MESCLA).
This is a long-term position based in Tegucigalpa, Honduras expected to start in late 2021.
Duties and Responsibilities
Providing leadership and management oversight of contract, including quality technical implementation and financial management
Leading and supervising the work of all experts/personnel provided under the contract
Ensuring the high-quality and timeliness of all deliverables
Reviewing financial and logistical information for USAID compliance
Coordinating and collaborating with USAID, implementing partners, host country government officials, and other stakeholders
Facilitating the use of performance information and evaluation findings to influence decision making and resource allocations
Ensuring compliance of U.S. Government, local government, and Panagora Group rules, regulations, and standard operating procedures
A master’s degree in international development, evaluation, economics, or other relevant area
At least 15 years of experience in international development, with at least 10 years technical experience in MEL and CLA; strong understanding of ADS requirements, the Program Cycle, USAID’s Evaluation Policy, the J2SR, and other significant Agency initiatives
At least five years managing large and complex projects/programs at the director level, preferably with USAID projects or with other international donors; COP or deputy COP experience of similar MEL platforms preferred
Experience interacting with senior U.S. government officials, UN agencies, regional institutions, national governments, local organizations, and partners required; experience interacting with host governments and their officials preferred
Experience recruiting and successfully managing consultants, and ensuring the quality of their products; experience managing multicultural and diverse teams
Strong written and oral communication skills
Fluency in written and spoken English; Spanish language preferred
Experience in multiple technical areas, including:
Indicator development and performance monitoring
Qualitative and/or quantitative evaluation methods
Data quality assessments
Performance management planning
Collaborating, learning, and adapting
Knowledge management and communications
Reports to: Technical Supervisor
Level of Effort: This is a full-time position based in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
To Apply: Fill out the online application. Please include a cover letter and resume. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.
No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted. Only applicants who include the required application components will be considered.
Panagora Group is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
*Note: Panagora does not offer visa sponsorship at this time.
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