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Evaluation Subject Matter Specialist

Evaluation Subject Matter Specialist

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1
Job Locations 
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Type 
Temporary Full-Time

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Overview

CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve development outcomes. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients.

 

CAMRIS seeks an Evaluation Subject Matter Specialist to participate in the upcoming Final Performance Evaluation of the USAID/Jamaica Social Enterprise Boost Initiative (SEBI). The purpose of this evaluation is to determine whether the SEBI activities achieved its objectives and gained lessons for implementation of future programs. The evaluation will identify implementation challenges, corrective actions to project management, and progress towards achieving expected results.

Responsibilities

The Evaluation Subject Matter Specialist will provide sector expertise to the team in the technical areas related to SEBI. Specifically s/he will:

 

  • Participate in evaluation design, instrument development, and pre-testing
  • Conduct key informant interviews and focus group discussions
  • Analyze data and draft sections of the final evaluation report

Qualifications

  • Advanced university degree (Master’s or above) in a social science, international development, or other related field
  • At least six years of technical knowledge and experience in a relevant field such as social entrepreneurship, NGO management, local community development, etc.
  • Prior experience supporting a team conducting a rigorous evaluation or conducting research studies involving survey data collection and data analysis
  • Fluency in English