Agriculture and Natural Resources Management Specialist

Social Impact
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Private Sector
Experience Level: 
Mid-Level (5-9 Years)
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)
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Agriculture and Natural Resources Management Specialist, MCC Indonesia Green Prosperity Evaluations, Indonesia

Social Impact is a global development management consulting firm. We provide monitoring, evaluation, strategic planning, and capacity building services to advance development effectiveness. We work across all development sectors including democracy and governance, health and education, the environment, and economic growth. Since 1997 we have worked in over 100 countries for clients such as US government agencies, bilateral donors, multilateral development banks, foundations, and nonprofits.

Proposal Objective:

SI is planning to bid on provide independent evaluation services in support of three evaluations of the Millennium Challenge Corporation’s (MCC) Indonesia Green Prosperity (GP) Project. These include:

  1. Green Prosperity: On-Grid Renewable Energy Grant Portfolio Evaluation
    1. Design and implementation of an ex-post (one-round) performance evaluation
  2. Green Prosperity: Peatland Grant Portfolio Evaluation
    1. Design and implementation of an ex-post (one-round) performance evaluation
  3. Green Prosperity: Social Forestry Grant Portfolio Evaluation
    1. Conduct an expanded evaluability assessment, including travel to the field to conduct key informant interviews and focus group discussions to. The assessment shall include a recommendation of whether a full evaluation of impacts the portfolio projects is feasible.

Proposal Description:

SI is seeking an Agriculture and Natural Resources Management Specialist for the Indonesia Green Prosperity Evaluations. The Specialist will be responsible for technical and methodological leadership of the Peatland Evaluation and Social Forestry Evaluability Assessment. He/she will work as a member of a team composed of other Sector Experts and guided by a Program Manager. The period of performance for these evaluations is 19 months from the time of award, which is anticipate being May 2018 – November 2019. Work will take place both remotely, in the US, and in Indonesia.


  • Oversee the technical and methodological leadership peatland evaluation and social forestry evaluability assessment.
  • Serve as a primary author of evaluation reports and materials (evaluation design report, evaluability assessment, data collection instruments, final evaluation report and data documentation package) and participate in presentations on evaluation findings to MCC Indonesia and MCA-I.
  • Work collaboratively with other Sector Experts and team members to complete all data collection, analysis, and reporting tasks.


  • Master’s degree or higher in agriculture, agricultural economics, natural resource management, environmental management, or related field required and at least five years of related work experience.
  • Experience in designing, implementing, or evaluating sustainable, agriculture programs in developing countries required. 
  • Experience in designing, implementing, or evaluating natural resources management and/or forestry and land management programs in developing countries required. 
  • Experience working in Indonesia strongly preferred.
  • Experience working with on forestry and with peatland restoration highly preferred.
  • Fluency in English required; fluency in Bahasa Indonesia preferred.

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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SI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview. Please, no phone calls.