Program Manager (Evaluation)

Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC)

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Job Description:
The overall goal of the Compact, implemented from 2008-2013 was to reduce poverty through economic growth in the four Northern provinces of Mozambique (Niassa, Cabo Delgado, Nampula, and Zambézia). This consultancy is expected to produce an ex-post evaluation of the urban components of the Mozambique Water Supply and Sanitation Project. Cardno is seeking a Program Manager to manage the overall evaluation and ensure quality. 


  • Manage the overall evaluation design and implementation process, including overseeing team members, performing quality control and ensuring timely submission of deliverables
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for MCC and will lead communications with and develop buy-in among other relevant stakeholders
  • Manage the data collection firms


  • MA/MS in relevant field (sociology or other social science, economics, public policy, statistics, etc.) or higher and a minimum of 5 years of related experience
  • Experience managing mixed methods research (quantitative and qualitative methods)
  • Demonstrated experience designing or managing qualitative and quantitative research projects, including conducting Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA) and Economic Rate of Return (ERR) analysis
  • Familiar working with Nesstar and GIS applications
  • Experience managing multi-disciplinary teams
  • Demonstrated experience in international contexts
  • Experience evaluating WASH projects
  • English proficiency is required
  • Fluency in Portuguese preferred