Program Evaluation Specialist


  • Date Posted:
  • Region: North America
  • Country: United States
  • Job Type: Consultant


• Location: Global
• Date posted: September 14, 2021
• Application deadline: September 30, 2021
• Job Type: Consultant


Eurasia Foundation is seeking an Evaluation Specialist for leading the design and implementation of an in-depth performance evaluation for one of its training programs on Advocacy. The Evaluation Specialist will carry out a comprehensive monitoring and evaluation of the program to provide an independent assessment describing the impacts of the program. The program’s office is in Washington, D.C., but the consultant may work remotely if necessary.


• Liaise with program staff on design and implementation of the evaluation
• Serve as a technical expert to conduct data collection activities, including interviews
with selected participants and data analysis;
• Produce a comprehensive analytical report including the following items:
-Description of evaluation goals and objectives
-Description of the evaluation methodology and data collection tools
-Description of the data analysis process
-Presentation of the main findings
-Presentation of the main conclusions
-Presentation of key lessons learned
-Programmatic recommendations for EF


• Master’s degree in social sciences, international development, or related fields;
• Minimum 4–6 years of experience in designing, overseeing, and implementing
project M&E or combination of education, training and experience;
• Experience with qualitative and quantitative M,E&L data collection and analysis
• Familiarity with principles-focused or experimental evaluations desirable;
• Strong facilitation, presentation, and communication skills;
• Strong ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing;
• Willing to closely collaborate with DC-based staff, partners, and stakeholders;
• Relevant work experience with training programs, preferably online programs;
• Fluency in Persian/Dari and English required.