Applications are invited from qualified persons for the above vacant position.
Banyan Global is a small, women-owned development consulting firm, founded on the principle that integrating expertise and experience from the development community and private sector will achieve a broad and lasting impact. Through market-driven, business approaches, Banyan Global works with the private sector, civil society, and government to improve livelihoods, build markets, and promote efficient resource allocation in developing and transitional economies. Banyan Global operates seamlessly within four practice areas: health sector development, microfinance, enterprise development, and financial sector development. Gender is a cross-cutting area of expertise. Banyan Global brings together a unique team of professionals with experience in international development and the private sector. Banyan Global provides advisory, policy, and regulatory services; program management; technical assistance and training; and research and evaluation.
Banyan Global also provides niche expertise in gender and post-conflict. Banyan Global's clients include leading bilateral and multilateral donor agencies, regional development banks, foundations, not-for-profit organizations, business, and industry. Banyan Global holds a significant portfolio of subcontracts for USAID-funded work and has worked in more than 38 countries, serving clients in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East.
Banyan Global, an international development consulting firm with extensive experience managing successful economic development projects on the African continent and around the world, is recruiting a Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Director for an anticipated USAID-funded economic strengthening project in Rwanda. The project aims to facilitate the emergence of a dynamic off-farm sector that can generate greater employment at a higher wage for Rwandans currently engaged in subsistence agriculture and other low income economic activities. Responsibilities
Lead all performance monitoring and evaluation activities.
Assist in the development of the performance monitoring plan and oversee the gathering, analyzing, and reporting of data and information to measure program performance and impact.
Advise and provide technical assistance on an as-needed basis to conduct specific tasks for the project throughout the life of the project.
Organize and manage M&E training activities for project staff.
Ensure the timely achievement of related indicators, performance criteria, and benchmarks.
Degree in evaluation methods, economics, business administration, international development, economics, or other relevant field
Minimum 7+ years of experience participating in monitoring and evaluations activities for international development projects including but not limited to collecting and analyzing data, developing project indicators, and supporting performance monitoring and reporting
Experience working in the economic development sector and/or economic development programs
Demonstrated leadership, strategic thinking, and communication skills
Familiarity with USAID evaluation policy and reporting guidelines
Previous experience working on USAID projects is a plus
Fluency in written and spoken English required
Banyan Global is an equal opportunity employer. Please apply to the position through our website, https://banyanglobal.com/careers/, and include a cover letter and résumé in your submission. Please no phone calls.