United Republic of Tanzania: Statistician – Tanzania D4D

Organization: International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc.
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
Closing date: 03 Mar 2017

STATISTICIAN

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

IBTCI is currently seeking a Statistician to include in a proposal to conduct a Performance Evaluation of USAID/Tanzania’s Development Objective 2: Inclusive Broad-Based Economic Growth Sustained. The evaluation will be under the multi-year USAID/Tanzania Data for Development project. This project will provide services to support the improvement of data-driven decision-making, planning and implementation for the Mission, its implementing partners, and strategic local partners, including the National Bureau of Statistics and other Tanzania institutions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Statistician will assist in the design and implementation of the evaluation. S/he will manage data entry and cleaning and perform data analysis, including statistical analysis based on quantitative and qualitative data. The statistician will produce reports and data visualizations that effectively communicate quantitative figures and conclusions. The position will require field work in Tanzania and is contingent upon award.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Possesses an advanced degree in the field of statistics, or a related field that includes robust quantitative analysis.

Required Experience:

§ Must have at least seven years of professional experience in developing, leading, and analyzing survey instruments.

§ Knowledge of current best practices, data collection methodologies, and relevant data software, including the use of tablets, smartphones, and evaluation-related software applications is required.

§ Fluency in written and spoken English is required.

§ East Africa experience is considered a plus.

How to apply:

Please submit all application materials at https://careers-ibtci.icims.com/jobs/.

No phone calls please. Applications will be acknowledged, but only final candidates for particular activities will be contacted. IBTCI is an equal opportunity employer.

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United Republic of Tanzania: Performance Monitoring Advisor – Tanzania D4D

Organization: International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc.
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
Closing date: 03 Mar 2017

PERFORMANCE MONITORING ADVISOR

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

IBTCI is currently seeking a Performance Monitoring Advisor to include in a proposal for the USAID/Tanzania Data for Development project. This four year project will provide services to support the improvement of data-driven decision-making, planning and implementation for the Mission, its implementing partners, and strategic local partners, including the National Bureau of Statistics and other Tanzania institutions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Performance Monitoring Advisor will lead all components that support the performance monitoring needs of AOR/CORs, team leaders, technical office directors, and Front Office. This support will include activity-level and IR-level MEL Plan development, data collection methodology, data quality assessments, site improvement monitoring system work, and maintenance of the implementing partner reporting system. The site improvement monitoring system work will include coordinating site visits and ensuring all relevant reporting is completed to fulfil SIMS requirements. The Performance Monitoring Advisor will report to the Chief of Party and will be based in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Graduate degree in international development, economics, social science, statistics, or a related field.

Required Experience:

§ More than five years of demonstrated experience in in performance monitoring, including performance management plan development, data quality assessments, and/or participatory data collection methods.

§ Strong communication, writing and interpersonal skills.

§ Fluency in speaking, reading, and writing English is required, and Kiswahili language skills are also desired.

How to apply:

Please submit all application materials at https://careers-ibtci.icims.com/jobs/.

No phone calls please. Applications will be acknowledged, but only final candidates for particular activities will be contacted. IBTCI is an equal opportunity employer.

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United Republic of Tanzania: Lead Investigator – Tanzania D4D

Organization: International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc.
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
Closing date: 03 Mar 2017

LEAD INVESTIGATOR

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

IBTCI is currently seeking a Lead Investigator to include in a proposal to conduct a Performance Evaluation of USAID/Tanzania’s Development Objective 2: Inclusive Broad-Based Economic Growth Sustained. The evaluation will be under the multi-year USAID/Tanzania Data for Development project. This project will provide services to support the improvement of data-driven decision-making, planning and implementation for the Mission, its implementing partners, and strategic local partners, including the National Bureau of Statistics and other Tanzania institutions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Lead Investigator must be an evaluation specialist that will lead the design, planning, and implementation of the evaluation throughout the three phases. S/he will manage all contract reporting and document production. The position will require field work in Tanzania and is contingent upon award.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Possesses a Ph.D in economics, international development, social science, or a related field.

Required Experience:

§ More than 10 years of professional experience conducting evaluations, impact assessments, and other complex surveys.

§ More than seven years of experience leading and supervising large teams.

§ Strong communication, writing and interpersonal and management skills.

§ Fluency in speaking, reading, and writing English is required.

§ East Africa experience is preferred.

How to apply:

Please submit all application materials at https://careers-ibtci.icims.com/jobs/.

No phone calls please. Applications will be acknowledged, but only final candidates for particular activities will be contacted. IBTCI is an equal opportunity employer.

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