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Search for Common Ground (SFCG) is an international non-profit organization operating in 30 countries whose mission is to transform the way the world deals with conflict away from adversarial approaches toward cooperative solutions. Our headquarters are in Washington D.C., United States and in Brussels, Belgian and we have offices in 34 countries around the world. We began working in Nigeria in 2004 to encourage understanding across ethnic and religious lines in Nigeria.
Job Title: Lead Evaluation Consultant
Search for Common Ground SFCG wishes to secure the services of a consultant, consulting firm to undertake a mid-term review of the EU-funded project “Tomorrow is a New Day Project” (TND II).
The objective of the mid-term evaluation is to
Evaluate the project's effectiveness,
To measure the project's indicators
To assess the quality of the partnership among the various implementation partners, mid-way through the project. Outcome of this analysis would be used to fine-tune the remaining project and decision making as to how activities are to be conducted, changed or strengthened.
The consultant would work for a minimum of 20 days and a maximum of 30 days comprising of desk review, design of data collection tools and evaluation matrix as part of the inception report, training for data collectors/survey process, data collection, report writing and validation of reports with relevant stakeholders. Proposed time frame is from 3rd of August 2015.
The Consultant must have a good track record in conducting evaluations of development or peace building projects with at least 7 to 9 years of evaluation experience.
The Consultant should possess at least a Masters degree in Peace and Conflict studies, Sociology, Anthropology, Demography, Statistics, Political Science, International relations, Gender, Development studies or related disciplines.
Proven experience of facilitating focus group discussions as well as integrate/proffer cogent recommendations
Experience conducting large-scale surveys of mixed methodology
Experience conducting evaluations in Nigeria. Experience conducting evaluations in the Niger delta would be an asset
Excellent command of English and knowledge of the Niger Delta Pidgin English would be an asset
Excellent report writing skills in English
Previous experience of evaluating EU-funded project would be an asset
Working Knowledge of common statistical software packages e.g. Excel, SPSS, SAS, STATA, EPI Info, ATLASti would be an asset
Qualified Persons should send CV to email@example.com