Social Impact (SI) is a Washington, DC-area international development management consulting firm. SI’s mission is to improve the effectiveness of international development programs in improving people’s lives. We provide a full range of management consulting, technical assistance, and training services to strengthen international development programs, organizations, and policies. We provide services globally in the areas of monitoring and evaluation, strategic planning, project and program design, organizational capacity building, and gender and social analysis. SI services cross-cut all development sectors including democracy and governance, health and education, the environment, and economic growth. SI’s clients include US government agencies such as USAID, the Millennium Challenge Corporation, the US Department of State, bilateral donors, multilateral development banks, foundations, and non-profits.
SI is responding to a Task Order under our ALME/RDMA contract. The purpose of this Task Order (TO) is to (1) review the effectiveness of the approaches used by the USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific in order to help countries gain accelerated access to finance for adaptation projects and (2) draw key lessons from the implementation of the activity as well as recommendations for future programming of USAID’s climate change funds globally. The evaluation team is anticipated to visit and conduct field visits for consultation only in the following countries: Thailand (Bangkok), Indonesia (Jakarta), Philippines (Metropolitan of Manila), and India (New Delhi and Mumbai) as well as in the United States.
Period of Performance:
The estimated period of performance for this TO is about 5-month activity, beginning on or about the early of April 2017
Local Researcher will support the evaluation team to design, collect data, and analyze in country as well as to provide the knowledge or information about the profiles, program, and capacities of host governments and civil society organization to implement climate change adaptation activities in the host country.
The Local Researcher must have:
- At least Bachelor’s in a relevant field and 8 years of related experience in a relevant field (e.g., Program/Project assessment and/or Evaluation, International Development or Diplomacy, Environmental Governance, Environmental Science, Social Science, or Economics).
- Extensive experiences implementing similarly complex evaluations involving multiple stakeholders.
- Extensive experiences working regionally or with international organizations or on regional programming
- Demonstrated engage constructively and effectively with USG and senior host country counterparts and government officials.
- Demonstrated understanding of USAID evaluation policy is a must.
- Excellent in English language speaking and writing skills.
Come join our energetic and innovative team! We offer you the opportunity to play a leading role in the growth of our company, work as part of a creative and committed team, and make a difference in the well-being of our world.
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