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Evaluation Team Leader

About Kaizen

The Kaizen Company is an incubator for innovative, scalable solutions that address emerging market challenges and opportunities. Our proven solutions catalyze locally-driven, organizational and institutional performance improvements, and shift the development model into one that is bottom-up and ongoing. We leverage existing knowledge along with new technologies and innovative business models to support local reform that is sustained through market forces. Since our inception in 2004, we have supported over 60 education-focused local organizations such as primary schools, government agencies, vocational training entities, universities, and education non-profit organizations worldwide.

Scope and Objectives

The Kaizen Company is seeking an Evaluation Team Leader for an upcoming USAID-funded project focused on the Performance Evaluation of Education Activities of USAID/Morocco. The project seeks to evaluate several active awards, the USAID/Morocco Project Appraisal Document (PAD), and how these initiatives support the Development Objectives of USAID/Morocco. Anticipated to begin June 2018.

Responsibilities

  • Provide technical guidance and supervision of evaluation team
  • Finalize the evaluation design and methodology
  • Coordinate fieldwork and data collection
  • Serve as the primary point of contact with USAID/Morocco on contract management and technical issues
  • Coordinate activity implementation to ensure goals, outcomes, benchmark, and reporting requirements are met
  • Consolidate and guide individual input from team members
  • Provide key findings, conclusions and recommendations to USAID

Qualifications

Required

  • A Master’s degree or higher in relevant subject matter
  • At least 10 years of evaluation expertise, preferably having conducted evaluations in education, early grade reading and literacy
  • Demonstrated experience in research and strategic studies related to marginalized populations with disabilities
  • Fluency in English required; working proficiency in French and/or Moroccan Arabic required
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Exceptional organizational and analytical abilities
  • Familiarity with USAID evaluation policy
  • Demonstrated leadership in the management of similar size international donor-supported programs
  • Advanced interpersonal skills and ability to effectively work with multiple stakeholders (government officials, civil society partners, and donors)

Desired

  • Experience in the education sector in Morocco
  • Experience in MENA region

 

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