International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), a U.S. based international development consulting company established in 1987, has worked in over one hundred countries and implemented over two hundred projects. IBTCI serves government agencies, private sector companies and several donor agencies. IBTCI specializes in Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) across many sectors including, but not limited to, conflict and crisis, democracy and governance, economic growth, education, environment, and global health.
Job Title: Senior Research and Learning Specialist
Reports To: Chief of Party / CLA Director (Collaborating, Learning and Adapting)
Type: Regular Full-Time
IBTCI is currently seeking a Senior Research and Learning Specialist to coordinate the USAID/Philippines Collaborating, Learning and Adapting (CLA) Activity. The USAID/Philippines CLA Activity will serve as the primary technical support mechanism for monitoring, evaluation, learning and adaptive management of the Health Project of USAID/Philippines. As such, it will provide in-country technical assistance, advisory service, capacity-building and related logistical support to USAID/Philippines Office of Health for monitoring project activities; conducting performance and/or impact evaluations and limited implementation research; systematically documenting evidence of results/impact of good practices and promising interventions from current and new tuberculosis and family planning activities; undertaking selected secondary analyses of data from major health surveys/studies; and facilitating continuous learning and adaptive management for the Health Project and its various implementing mechanisms.
The period of performance for this activity is 4-5 years and will be based in Manila, Philippines. The position is contingent upon successful contract award. Only candidates who are Filipino nationals or have Filipino citizenship will be considered for this position.
Essential Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities:
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Education: Master of Science degree or higher in management, public health, economics, international development, social science, demography, research methods, statistics, or a related field.
Working Environment: Work is typically performed in an office environment.
Physical Requirements: This is largely a sedentary position that requires the ability to speak, hear, see, and lift small objects up to 20 lbs.
Supervisory Responsibility: This position does have supervisory responsibilities.
No phone calls, please. All candidates will be acknowledged, but only finalists will be contacted.
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