Program Evaluation Specialist, Community Engagement Program


  • Location: Global
  • Date posted: June 21, 2019
  • Application deadline: July 31, 2019
  • Job Type: Consultant


Eurasia Foundation is seeking an Evaluation Specialist for leading the design and implementation of an in-depth performance evaluation for one of its training programs, Community Engagement and Accountability Initiative. The Evaluation Specialist will carry out a comprehensive monitoring and evaluation of the program to provide an independent assessment describing the impacts of the program. The program’s office is in Washington, D.C., but the consultant may work remotely if necessary.


  • Review all program’s documents
  • Liaise with program staff on design and implementation of the evaluation process
  • Serve as a technical expert to conduct data collection activities, including interviews with selected participants and data analysis activities
  • Produce a comprehensive analytical report including the following items:
    • Description of evaluation goals and objectives
    • Description of the evaluation methodology and data collection tools
    • Description of the data analysis process
    • Presentation of the main findings
    • Presentation of the main conclusions
    • Presentation of key lessons learned
    • Programmatic recommendations for EF


  • Master’s degree in social sciences, international development, or related fields
  • Minimum 4–6 years of experience in designing, overseeing, and implementing project M&E or combination of education, training and experience
  • Experience with qualitative and quantitative M&E data collection and analysis methods
  • Familiarity with principles-focused or experimental evaluations desirable
  • Strong facilitation, presentation, and communication skills
  • Strong ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Team player with the ability to closely collaborate with DC-based staff, partners, and stakeholders
  • Relevant work experience with training programs, preferably online programs
  • Fluency in Farsi/Dari required and in Arabic preferred


Please submit application materials – a 2-page statement of interest/proposal and resume -to with "EVAL-CE" in the subject line. Due to the high volume of applications received, we are only able to respond to those selected for interview.

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