Recent Job Vacancies at Management Systems International

Management Systems International, A Tetra Tech Company, is an international development consulting firm based in Washington, D.C. and founded in 1981 by Marina Fanning and Larry Cooley. In 2016, MSI became a Tetra Tech company.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

 

 

Job Title: Deputy Chief of Party, USAID Nigeria Monitoring Project (NMP)
Locations:
 Abuja or Maiduguri-Borno

Proposal Summary

  • The purpose of the Nigeria Monitoring Project (NMP) is to establish a third-party monitoring system to monitor, verify and analyze trends on humanitarian programs in Nigeria funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID’s) Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) and the Office of Food for Peace (FFP) within the Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance (DCHA).
  • The program will create an independent and verifiable monitoring mechanism of OFDA and FFP programs in Nigeria that will increase understanding of the outputs, outcomes, processes, progress, quality, challenges, achievements, and lessons learned of their projects.  This is a five-year program.

Position Summary

  • The Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) will provide the overall technical direction to MSI’s team on monitoring mythology and data analysis.
  • S/he will be responsible for the design of the monitoring plan, data collection tools, leading engagement with implementing partners (IPs), and ensuring integrity of data and the overall monitoring system.
  • The DCOP will have excellent oral and written English communication skills, analytic skills, interpersonal skills, and team management skills.  Frequent travel to and within the Northeast will be required.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in International Affairs, Social Science, Statistics, or a related field; Master’s degree in international affairs, social science, statistics or a related field is highly desired.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the humanitarian, development, or transition field, including at least two (2) years of experience managing teams and at least one (1) year of experience working in conflict zones.
  • Previous experience providing technical support to third party monitoring project, M&E support projects, or evaluations is required.
  • Previous experience in conducting quantitative and qualitative field research in conflict zones is desired.
  • Previous experience working on programs implemented in Africa is desirable.
  • English language skills (oral and written) are required.

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply

 

 

Job Title: Chief of Party, USAID Nigeria Monitoring Project
Location
: Abuja

Proposal Summary

  • The purpose of the Nigeria Monitoring Project (NMP) is to establish a third-party monitoring system to monitor, verify and analyze trends on humanitarian programs in Nigeria funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID’s) Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) and the Office of Food for Peace (FFP) within the Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance (DCHA).
  • The program will create an independent and verifiable monitoring mechanism of OFDA and FFP programs in Nigeria that will increase understanding of the outputs, outcomes, processes, progress, quality, challenges, achievements, and lessons learned of their projects. This is a five-year program.

Position Summary

  • The chief of party (COP) will provide overall management, guidance, and direction to MSI’s project team.
  • S/he will be responsible for overseeing the completion of all deliverables required under this contract, as well as overall compliance with the contract.
  • This work will involve team management, technical guidance, administrative coordination, operations oversight, and client relations.
  • The COP must have excellent oral and written English communication skills, analytic skills, interpersonal skills, and team management skills. Frequent travel to and within northeast Nigeria will be required.

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in International Affairs, Social Science, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years of progressively responsible experience in the humanitarian, development, or transition field, including at least five (5) years of experience managing teams and two (2) years of experience working in conflict zones.
  • Previous experience working in conflict zones is required.
  • Previous experience managing third-party monitoring projects, M&E support projects, or large-scale evaluations is required.
  • Previous experience conducting quantitative and qualitative field research in conflict zones is preferred.
  • Previous experience working on programs implemented in Africa is desirable.
  • Previous experience managing sub-contractors is desirable.
  • Previous experience implementing a USAID-funded program is desirable.
  • English language skills (oral and written) are required.

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply

 

Application Deadline 2nd June, 2018.

 

Note

  • Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

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