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 & Evaluation (R&E) Advisor
Department/Location: Accra, Ghana
Reports To: Chief of Party
Type: Regular Full-Time
Classification: This is a managerial, exempt level position
IBTCI seeks a Senior R&E Advisor for its the Evidence for Development (E4D) project in Accra, Ghana. E4D promotes evidence-based decision making, supports a regional effort to expand the use of family planning services, and increases the accessibility of high-quality HIV services for most-at-risk populations to decrease the burden of disease. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the design and implementation of all the operations research and evaluations under the E4D project. The R&E Advisor is the lead technical advisor for the project and will be responsible for ensuring the quality of all E4D task order technical deliverables related to R&E. Please note that this is a managerial, exempt level position and therefore is not eligible for overtime pay.
Essential Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities:
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Education: Master’s degree in Evaluation, Epidemiology, Public Health or related field required. Ph.D. preferred.
Working Environment: Work is typically performed in an office environment as well as fieldwork.
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 may have supervisory responsibilities.
Travel: Average of 25% travel required.