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CHIEF OF PARTY, CARING FOR CHILDREN AND EMPOWERING YOUNG PEOPLE
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA

At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping millions of people who are poor and marginalized discover and build their own solutions and take ownership over their future. Pact enables systemic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy, and take part in the benefits that nature provides. Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development. Department Overview: Pact seeks a Chief of Party for the proposed USAID-funded five-year Caring for Children and Empowering Young People of Tanzania to improve health and social well-being outcomes for children affected by HIV and AIDS by building the capacity of households to provide for children under their care and strengthening health, education, livelihood and protection interventions at district and community levels. This position is contingent on award. Position Purpose: Reporting to the Regional Director, the Chief of Party (COP) will be responsible for the overall management and operations of the project. She/he will supervise project implementation and ensure the project meets stated goals and reporting requirements. The COP will take a leadership role in coordination among USAID and key stakeholders and other implementing partners. The COP position requires political savvy, as she/he will interact at a high level with numerous Government of Tanzania institutions and senior government officials as well as United States government agencies. Key Responsibilities: Ensure high-quality technical programming through hands-on guidance and support grounded in the program's strategic objectives and adhering to expected technical quality and reporting requirements. Participate in the technical and programmatic design of award and partner programs; represent Pact in negotiating with donors and partners. Manage all project planning responsibilities, including the production of annual work-plans; guide and oversee the alignment of the budget to expected results, and review and approve annual budgets and quarterly reports. Ensure the cost-effective use of Pact resources. Ensure compliance with Pact and USAID requirements, policies and regulations. Act as liaison to relevant donors and the local government. As relevant, manage all local grant making mechanisms, ensuring compliance with donor regulations and Pact policy; coordinate and/or conduct monitoring visits to grantee programs. Provide training and mentoring to partners to strengthen capacity for technical service delivery and compliance with donor rules and regulations. Recruit and directly supervise local project staff in line with Pact human resources policies; Oversee the management and development of project office human resources to ensure a diverse, skilled and productive workforce, an effective leadership team, and an organizational culture where Pact's values are practiced. Basic REQUIREMENTS: At least seven years' experience in managing complex OVC programs, social services programs, and/or public health programs of similar scope and size is desired. At least ten years' experience as senior staff in at least three of the following areas: child protection, economic strengthening, social protection, education, health and nutrition including HIV/AIDS care and support; social service systems strengthening; quality improvement/ quality assurance; M&E; and operations research preferred. At least five years international experience in development, managing, overseeing, or evaluating comprehensive social services programs of similar size and complexity, with USAID experience preferred. At least five years demonstrated skills and experience in partnership building, especially with the Government of Tanzania, donors, private sector, NGO and local community organizations. At least ten years of experience in program management and administration, financial management, award cooperative agreement compliance, sub-award management, and tracking project performance and costs. Professional level of oral and written fluency in English language. At least a Master's Degree in business or public administration, social sciences, public health, or a related field required. Strong management and communication skills, strategic vision, leadership qualities, professional reputation, ability to create synergies where applicable, interpersonal skills, and written and oral presentation skills to fulfill the diverse technical and managerial requirements of the project description. Preferred Qualifications: Leadership: Ability to sustain effective interpersonal and professional relationships with internal colleagues and contacts in donor and peer organizations. Deep understanding of Pact's strategy and how efforts contribute to the greater good. Consistently works within internal process and procedures. Strong interpersonal and team building skills. Proactive engagement in corporate initiatives. Project Management: Strong planning and time management skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to effectively present complex ideas to diverse audiences. Ability to problem-solve difficult issues. Ability to multitask with ease, adapting to frequently changing priorities. Strong negotiating and conflict resolution skills. Proficiency in developing and managing a budget. Technical Skills: Strong experience in Child Protection, Health/HIV, OVC, and/or Youth. Strong knowledge and understanding of donor policies and regulations. High competence using common desktop applications and internal systems. People Management: Demonstrated proficiency in supervising staff, including providing honest feedback. Ability to mentor others. TO APPLY for this position, please visit our website at www.pactworld.org. Requisition Number 15-0128. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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DEPUTY CHIEF OF PARTY
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA

At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping millions of people who are poor and marginalized discover and build their own solutions and take ownership over their future. Pact enables systemic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy, and take part in the benefits that nature provides. Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development. Department Overview: Pact seeks a Deputy Chief of Party for the proposed USAID-funded five-year Caring for Children and Empowering Young People of Tanzania program that aims to improve health and social well-being outcomes among HIV-impacted vulnerable children and youth by strengthening their families and increasing their utilization of high-quality health/HIV, education, livelihood, and protection services . This position is contingent on award. Position Purpose: Reporting to the Chief of Party, the DCOP will be responsible for technical leadership of the program, ensuring the implementation of high-quality, evidence-based interventions, and management a team of senior staff and sub-partners to ensure quality, timeliness, and efficiency of all activities and products generated under the project. The DCOP will also lead and oversee program monitoring, evaluation, and learning. Key Responsibilities: Coordinate and oversee the quality of all technical activities, providing direction, feedback and support to ensure success. Ensure program adherence to internationally accepted technical norms and standards of practices. Provide input into and assure that all donor reporting requirements on program impact are met and assist implementing partners/ grantees in setting up reporting and tracking systems to provide such information in an efficient and timely manner. Facilitate continuous quality assessment and improvement and ensure that program best practices are documented and disseminated throughout the program cycle. Lead development of program research and learning agenda and ensure robust program monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL). Ensure effective coordination and communication and standards of practice among each partner organization. Ensure high quality program delivery and the cost-effective use of Pact and USAID resources. Ensure provision of management support and technical assistance to grantees on program design, budget/work plan development, and M&E planning. Provide regular written/oral program progress updates, as requested. Establish and manage Pact's local technical training activities. Ensure that the most up-to-date information regarding the programs or initiatives is shared via a range of mechanisms: including reports, newsletters, and the Internet. Perform any other relevant duties as assigned by the COP. Basic REQUIREMENTS: A Master's degree or higher in Public Health, Child/Youth development, Social Work, International Development or a related field is required (PEPFAR experience preferred). At least ten years' experience designing and implementing children, adolescents, youth and other vulnerable families development programs in sub-Saharan Africa, Tanzania preferred. At least five years of experience as a Deputy Director or senior manager of health or HIV/AIDS care, support, and prevention activities. Demonstrated experience implementing and managing program in resource constrained countries. Demonstrated experience producing quality English- language communications products, such as progress reports, case studies, and research protocols. Experience interacting with developing country government, international organization, other bilateral donor and civil society representatives, and senior level government officials. At least three years of experience working with USG cooperative agreements or contracts in senior program management capacity. Demonstrated ability to establish and sustain professional relationships with civil society organizations and host country government counterparts. Preferred Qualifications: Skills and Abilities: Leadership: Ability to sustain interpersonal and professional relationships with internal colleagues and contacts in donor and peer organizations. Deep understanding of Pact's strategy and how efforts contribute to the greater good. Consistently works within internal process and procedures. Strong interpersonal and team building skills. Proactive engagement in corporate initiatives. Project Management: Strong planning and time management skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to effectively present complex ideas to diverse audiences. Ability to problem- solve difficult issues. Ability to multitask with ease, adapting to frequently changing priorities. Strong negotiating and conflict resolution skills. Proficiency in developing and managing a budget. Technical Skills: Strong experience in OVC, Child Protection, Health/HIV, OVC, and/or Youth programming with proven results. Strong knowledge and understanding of donor policies and regulations. High competence using common desktop applications and internal systems. People Management: Demonstrated proficiency in supervising staff, including providing honest feedback. Ability to mentor others. TO APPLY for this position, please visit our website at www.pactworld.org. Requisition Number 15-0131. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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DIRECTOR OF MONITORING AND EVALUATION
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA

At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping millions of people who are poor and marginalized discover and build their own solutions and take ownership over their future. Pact enables systemic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy, and take part in the benefits that nature provides. Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development. Department Overview: Pact seeks a Director of Monitoring and Evaluation for the proposed USAID-funded five-year Caring for Children and Empowering Young People of Tanzania to improve the welfare and protection of children affected by HIV/AIDS by building the capacity of households to provide for children under their care and strengthening social services systems and structures at the county and community levels to improve care and support of OVC. This position is contingent on award. Position Purpose: The Director of Monitoring and Evaluation will report to the COP and is responsible for leading the design and implementation of the program monitoring and evaluation plan and information system to track delivery against targets, outcomes and impacts. He/she will lead analysis of data collected for assessment of progress and areas of improvement and overall data management. He/she will guide reporting processes amongst technical staff and consolidate program reports, and promote learning and knowledge sharing of best practices and lessons learned. He/she will support all the technical staff in M&E functions and will manage M&E staff on the project. Key Responsibilities: Assist the OVC Manager and COP to design the overall measurement system for the project to include outcome measures at the end of the project. Assist partners to develop strong M&E systems to track programming to share with Pact and the donor. Providing training and mentoring to partners and staff to ensure the implementation of strong M&E systems. Assist with development of the M&E Plan for the project, including decision on and definition of key indicators, targets and systems for measurements. Collect, aggregate, analyze and present data about the project for learning and reporting to the donor. Basic REQUIREMENTS: A master's degree in a relevant discipline, such as M&E, Informatics, Demography or any advanced degree in a related discipline. At least seven years of experience designing and implementing monitoring and evaluating activities for complex programs in developing countries, preferably in Africa. Demonstrated experience in the design and implementation of rigorous qualitative and quantitative research and evaluation studies to IRB standards. A firm command of the M&E issues with respect to improvements in quality integrated service and support programs. Demonstrated experience in setting up and managing M&E systems that track performance as per the objectives of this project (e.g. service integration and performance against each result area). Demonstrated analytical skills to measure the outcomes of the project's activities and support project supervision. Strong writing and organizational skills for monitoring and reporting on activities and study results. Experience of managing and evaluations of USAID or PEPFAR funded programs. Professional level of oral and written fluency in English language. Preferred Qualifications: Leadership: Ability to sustain interpersonal and professional relationships with internal colleagues and contacts in donor and peer organizations. Deep understanding of Pact's strategy and how efforts contribute to the greater good. Consistently works within internal process and procedures. Strong interpersonal and team building skills. Proactive engagement in corporate initiatives. Project Management: Strong planning and time management skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to effectively present complex ideas to diverse audiences. Ability to problem-solve difficult issues. Ability to multitask with ease, adapting to frequently changing priorities. Strong negotiating and conflict resolution skills. Proficiency in developing and managing a budget. Technical Skills: Strong experience in Child Protection, Health/HIV, OVCs, and/or Youth. Strong knowledge and understanding of donor policies and regulations. High competence using common desktop applications and internal systems. People Management: Demonstrated proficiency in supervising staff, including providing honest feedback. Ability to mentor others. TO APPLY for this position, please visit our website at www.pactworld.org. Requisition Number 15-0130. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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RESEARCH AND LEARNING SPECIALIST
WASHINGTON, DC

At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping millions of people who are poor and marginalized discover and build their own solutions and take ownership over their future. Pact enables systemic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy, and take part in the benefits that nature provides. Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development. Department Overview: Pact is recruiting a Research and Learning Specialist for an anticipated global project that will support civil society organizations (CSOs) and independent media and labor organizations to ensure civil society participation and government transparency and accountability. The position is contingent upon award. Position Purpose: The Research and Learning Specialist will oversee the program's learning agenda, knowledge management systems and M&E, under the leadership of the Program Director. Key Responsibilities: The Research and Learning Specialist will: Lead the development of knowledge management procedures for the program; Liaise with partners and other stakeholders on the program's learning agenda; Ensure that program learning is documented and used to guide key decision making; Work with M&E staff to capture learning across the program; and Provide staff training and capacity building as required. Basic REQUIREMENTS: Minimum of 5 years' progressively responsible experience in knowledge management, learning, research and monitoring and evaluation; Sound understanding of and experience with civil society and/or media strengthening programming; Strong communication and interpersonal skills; Strong qualitative and quantitative analytical skills; MA in political science, public policy, international development or a related field; Fluency in English, strong writing and presentation skills. Preferred Qualifications: Experience working in diverse country contexts; Experience fostering learning; Experience working in good governance programs; Experience integrating gender, marginalized populations and/or youth or working on programming where these areas are a key focus; and Fluency in a second language. TO APPLY for this position, please visit our website at www.pactworld.org. Requisition Number 15-0125. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY GENERAL
VIENNA

The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe has posted an opening for a Director, Office of the Secretary General (D-1) in Vienna. Duties: Assisting the Secretary General in co-ordinating the work of other Departments and, where relevant, organization-wide; Assisting the Secretary General in implementing sound financial management and performance based programming budgeting organization-wide. REQUIRES: Advanced university degree in political science, international relations, law, public administration or a related field. A minimum of twelve years of progressively responsible experience, including seven years at management level, in a governmental, intergovernmental or international organization. Administrative and up- to-date management training and experience. Experience in the diplomatic service; political sensitivity, mature judgment and strong analytical and negotiation skills. TO APPLY: Please apply online at http://www.osce.org/employment/13108.html. Closing date: 8/31/15. Vacancy no: VNSECP01039

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NATIONAL GENDER AND PEACEBUILDING SPECIALIST
MOGADISHU, SOMALIA

The United Nations Development Programme seeks a National Gender and Peacebuilding Specialist. Under direct supervision of the Head of UNDP Gender Unit and in close collaboration with the Project Coordinator on Gender and Peacebuilding, the national Gender and Peace Building Specialist will play a key role in ensuring the implementation of the project and achievements of results in accordance with the Results Framework. REQUIRES: University degree in social sciences, gender/ women's studies or any other relevant field. A minimum of 3 years' experience, preferably in a conflict setting. Demonstrated experience in working in gender-related and/or peacebuilding projects, with a focus of project implementation and/or coordination, project monitoring and reporting. A minimum of 2 years' experience in gender mainstreaming and coordinating activities in implementing partners, including government ministries, and NGOs. Please apply online at http://jobs.undp.org/. Closing date: 8/28/15.

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GENERAL COUNSEL - AFRICA50
AFRICA

The African Development Bank has posted an opening for a General Counsel who will direct the legal and compliance activities of Africa50's business, including those activities relating to Africa50's operations to ensure that the business is in compliance with all legal and regulatory requirements. This includes working with the business teams in managing the legal resources on individual transactions. REQUIRES: Qualifications and practice or experience in Civil and/or Common Law. Admission to a bar. Knowledge and Experience of compliance matters in financial institutions. Experience of current trends, developments, and theories in finance and legal matters, and infrastructure development in Africa. Skills to foster and cultivate business opportunities and partnerships. Ability to recognize and be responsive to the needs of all clients of the organization, including funding organizations, the Board of Directors, governments, and employees. TO APPLY: Applicants will only be considered if they submit (preferably electronically, to: recruit@afdb.org) a fully completed Personal History Form (PHF), available from the Bank's web site, and attach a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (CV) indicating date of birth and nationality. The African Development Bank is an equal opportunities employer and female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Closing date: 8/31/15.

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CONTRACTING OFFICER
AMMAN, JORDAN

FHI 360 is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Contracting Officer I in Amman, Jordan to support the USAID Local Enterprise Support Program (LENS) - a five-year project to encourage the long-term economic growth and development potential of underserved Jordanian communities by empowering local communities to design and implement collaborative local economic development (LED) initiatives and by supporting the vitality and competitiveness of micro and small enterprises (MSEs). Supervised by the Portfolio Management Team (PMT) leader in FHI 360 headquarters, the position holder will provide direct support and expertise to LENS to ensure the efficient administration of subawards in accordance with FHI 360 and donor policies and procedures. S/he will provide professional expertise in enhancing staff capacities to design, manage and administer subawards totaling approximately $10M for LENS. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or related field (with at least 24 credit hours of business, law, accounting or contract management course work at the University level). Minimum of 5 years' experience in a contracting position in either the Federal Government acquisition system or a non-governmental organization. At least 3 years of negotiating experience and direct management of contracts and other agreements. Advanced knowledge of USAID rules and regulations including but not limited to 22 CFR 226, 2 CFR 200, 2 CFR 700, 22 CFR 228, ADS 303, ADS 302, FAR and AIDAR. Relevant software skills to include spreadsheet and database software and Management Information Systems. We offer competitive compensation and an outstanding benefit package. Please visit FHI 360's Career Center for a list of all open positions. TO APPLY: please visit https://jobs- fhi360.icims.com/jobs/15956/contracting-officer/job. FHI 360 is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. FHI 360 is committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or status as a veteran with respect to policies, programs, or activities.

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CHIEF OF PARTY, CARING FOR CHILDREN AND EMPOWERING YOUNG PEOPLE
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA

At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping millions of people who are poor and marginalized discover and build their own solutions and take ownership over their future. Pact enables systemic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy, and take part in the benefits that nature provides. Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development. Department Overview: Pact seeks a Chief of Party for the proposed USAID-funded five-year Caring for Children and Empowering Young People of Tanzania to improve health and social well-being outcomes for children affected by HIV and AIDS by building the capacity of households to provide for children under their care and strengthening health, education, livelihood and protection interventions at district and community levels. This position is contingent on award. Position Purpose: Reporting to the Regional Director, the Chief of Party (COP) will be responsible for the overall management and operations of the project. She/he will supervise project implementation and ensure the project meets stated goals and reporting requirements. The COP will take a leadership role in coordination among USAID and key stakeholders and other implementing partners. The COP position requires political savvy, as she/he will interact at a high level with numerous Government of Tanzania institutions and senior government officials as well as United States government agencies. Key Responsibilities: Ensure high-quality technical programming through hands-on guidance and support grounded in the program's strategic objectives and adhering to expected technical quality and reporting requirements. Participate in the technical and programmatic design of award and partner programs; represent Pact in negotiating with donors and partners. Manage all project planning responsibilities, including the production of annual work-plans; guide and oversee the alignment of the budget to expected results, and review and approve annual budgets and quarterly reports. Ensure the cost-effective use of Pact resources. Ensure compliance with Pact and USAID requirements, policies and regulations. Act as liaison to relevant donors and the local government. As relevant, manage all local grant making mechanisms, ensuring compliance with donor regulations and Pact policy; coordinate and/or conduct monitoring visits to grantee programs. Provide training and mentoring to partners to strengthen capacity for technical service delivery and compliance with donor rules and regulations. Recruit and directly supervise local project staff in line with Pact human resources policies; Oversee the management and development of project office human resources to ensure a diverse, skilled and productive workforce, an effective leadership team, and an organizational culture where Pact's values are practiced. Basic REQUIREMENTS: At least seven years' experience in managing complex OVC programs, social services programs, and/or public health programs of similar scope and size is desired. At least ten years' experience as senior staff in at least three of the following areas: child protection, economic strengthening, social protection, education, health and nutrition including HIV/AIDS care and support; social service systems strengthening; quality improvement/ quality assurance; M&E; and operations research preferred. At least five years international experience in development, managing, overseeing, or evaluating comprehensive social services programs of similar size and complexity, with USAID experience preferred. At least five years demonstrated skills and experience in partnership building, especially with the Government of Tanzania, donors, private sector, NGO and local community organizations. At least ten years of experience in program management and administration, financial management, award cooperative agreement compliance, sub-award management, and tracking project performance and costs. Professional level of oral and written fluency in English language. At least a Master's Degree in business or public administration, social sciences, public health, or a related field required. Strong management and communication skills, strategic vision, leadership qualities, professional reputation, ability to create synergies where applicable, interpersonal skills, and written and oral presentation skills to fulfill the diverse technical and managerial requirements of the project description. Preferred Qualifications: Leadership: Ability to sustain effective interpersonal and professional relationships with internal colleagues and contacts in donor and peer organizations. Deep understanding of Pact's strategy and how efforts contribute to the greater good. Consistently works within internal process and procedures. Strong interpersonal and team building skills. Proactive engagement in corporate initiatives. Project Management: Strong planning and time management skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to effectively present complex ideas to diverse audiences. Ability to problem-solve difficult issues. Ability to multitask with ease, adapting to frequently changing priorities. Strong negotiating and conflict resolution skills. Proficiency in developing and managing a budget. Technical Skills: Strong experience in Child Protection, Health/HIV, OVC, and/or Youth. Strong knowledge and understanding of donor policies and regulations. High competence using common desktop applications and internal systems. People Management: Demonstrated proficiency in supervising staff, including providing honest feedback. Ability to mentor others. TO APPLY for this position, please visit our website at www.pactworld.org. Requisition Number 15-0128. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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DEPUTY CHIEF OF PARTY
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA

At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping millions of people who are poor and marginalized discover and build their own solutions and take ownership over their future. Pact enables systemic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy, and take part in the benefits that nature provides. Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development. Department Overview: Pact seeks a Deputy Chief of Party for the proposed USAID-funded five-year Caring for Children and Empowering Young People of Tanzania program that aims to improve health and social well-being outcomes among HIV-impacted vulnerable children and youth by strengthening their families and increasing their utilization of high-quality health/HIV, education, livelihood, and protection services . This position is contingent on award. Position Purpose: Reporting to the Chief of Party, the DCOP will be responsible for technical leadership of the program, ensuring the implementation of high-quality, evidence-based interventions, and management a team of senior staff and sub-partners to ensure quality, timeliness, and efficiency of all activities and products generated under the project. The DCOP will also lead and oversee program monitoring, evaluation, and learning. Key Responsibilities: Coordinate and oversee the quality of all technical activities, providing direction, feedback and support to ensure success. Ensure program adherence to internationally accepted technical norms and standards of practices. Provide input into and assure that all donor reporting requirements on program impact are met and assist implementing partners/ grantees in setting up reporting and tracking systems to provide such information in an efficient and timely manner. Facilitate continuous quality assessment and improvement and ensure that program best practices are documented and disseminated throughout the program cycle. Lead development of program research and learning agenda and ensure robust program monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL). Ensure effective coordination and communication and standards of practice among each partner organization. Ensure high quality program delivery and the cost-effective use of Pact and USAID resources. Ensure provision of management support and technical assistance to grantees on program design, budget/work plan development, and M&E planning. Provide regular written/oral program progress updates, as requested. Establish and manage Pact's local technical training activities. Ensure that the most up-to-date information regarding the programs or initiatives is shared via a range of mechanisms: including reports, newsletters, and the Internet. Perform any other relevant duties as assigned by the COP. Basic REQUIREMENTS: A Master's degree or higher in Public Health, Child/Youth development, Social Work, International Development or a related field is required (PEPFAR experience preferred). At least ten years' experience designing and implementing children, adolescents, youth and other vulnerable families development programs in sub-Saharan Africa, Tanzania preferred. At least five years of experience as a Deputy Director or senior manager of health or HIV/AIDS care, support, and prevention activities. Demonstrated experience implementing and managing program in resource constrained countries. Demonstrated experience producing quality English- language communications products, such as progress reports, case studies, and research protocols. Experience interacting with developing country government, international organization, other bilateral donor and civil society representatives, and senior level government officials. At least three years of experience working with USG cooperative agreements or contracts in senior program management capacity. Demonstrated ability to establish and sustain professional relationships with civil society organizations and host country government counterparts. Preferred Qualifications: Skills and Abilities: Leadership: Ability to sustain interpersonal and professional relationships with internal colleagues and contacts in donor and peer organizations. Deep understanding of Pact's strategy and how efforts contribute to the greater good. Consistently works within internal process and procedures. Strong interpersonal and team building skills. Proactive engagement in corporate initiatives. Project Management: Strong planning and time management skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to effectively present complex ideas to diverse audiences. Ability to problem- solve difficult issues. Ability to multitask with ease, adapting to frequently changing priorities. Strong negotiating and conflict resolution skills. Proficiency in developing and managing a budget. Technical Skills: Strong experience in OVC, Child Protection, Health/HIV, OVC, and/or Youth programming with proven results. Strong knowledge and understanding of donor policies and regulations. High competence using common desktop applications and internal systems. People Management: Demonstrated proficiency in supervising staff, including providing honest feedback. Ability to mentor others. TO APPLY for this position, please visit our website at www.pactworld.org. Requisition Number 15-0131. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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DIRECTOR OF MONITORING AND EVALUATION
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA

At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping millions of people who are poor and marginalized discover and build their own solutions and take ownership over their future. Pact enables systemic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy, and take part in the benefits that nature provides. Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development. Department Overview: Pact seeks a Director of Monitoring and Evaluation for the proposed USAID-funded five-year Caring for Children and Empowering Young People of Tanzania to improve the welfare and protection of children affected by HIV/AIDS by building the capacity of households to provide for children under their care and strengthening social services systems and structures at the county and community levels to improve care and support of OVC. This position is contingent on award. Position Purpose: The Director of Monitoring and Evaluation will report to the COP and is responsible for leading the design and implementation of the program monitoring and evaluation plan and information system to track delivery against targets, outcomes and impacts. He/she will lead analysis of data collected for assessment of progress and areas of improvement and overall data management. He/she will guide reporting processes amongst technical staff and consolidate program reports, and promote learning and knowledge sharing of best practices and lessons learned. He/she will support all the technical staff in M&E functions and will manage M&E staff on the project. Key Responsibilities: Assist the OVC Manager and COP to design the overall measurement system for the project to include outcome measures at the end of the project. Assist partners to develop strong M&E systems to track programming to share with Pact and the donor. Providing training and mentoring to partners and staff to ensure the implementation of strong M&E systems. Assist with development of the M&E Plan for the project, including decision on and definition of key indicators, targets and systems for measurements. Collect, aggregate, analyze and present data about the project for learning and reporting to the donor. Basic REQUIREMENTS: A master's degree in a relevant discipline, such as M&E, Informatics, Demography or any advanced degree in a related discipline. At least seven years of experience designing and implementing monitoring and evaluating activities for complex programs in developing countries, preferably in Africa. Demonstrated experience in the design and implementation of rigorous qualitative and quantitative research and evaluation studies to IRB standards. A firm command of the M&E issues with respect to improvements in quality integrated service and support programs. Demonstrated experience in setting up and managing M&E systems that track performance as per the objectives of this project (e.g. service integration and performance against each result area). Demonstrated analytical skills to measure the outcomes of the project's activities and support project supervision. Strong writing and organizational skills for monitoring and reporting on activities and study results. Experience of managing and evaluations of USAID or PEPFAR funded programs. Professional level of oral and written fluency in English language. Preferred Qualifications: Leadership: Ability to sustain interpersonal and professional relationships with internal colleagues and contacts in donor and peer organizations. Deep understanding of Pact's strategy and how efforts contribute to the greater good. Consistently works within internal process and procedures. Strong interpersonal and team building skills. Proactive engagement in corporate initiatives. Project Management: Strong planning and time management skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to effectively present complex ideas to diverse audiences. Ability to problem-solve difficult issues. Ability to multitask with ease, adapting to frequently changing priorities. Strong negotiating and conflict resolution skills. Proficiency in developing and managing a budget. Technical Skills: Strong experience in Child Protection, Health/HIV, OVCs, and/or Youth. Strong knowledge and understanding of donor policies and regulations. High competence using common desktop applications and internal systems. People Management: Demonstrated proficiency in supervising staff, including providing honest feedback. Ability to mentor others. TO APPLY for this position, please visit our website at www.pactworld.org. Requisition Number 15-0130. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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RESEARCH AND LEARNING SPECIALIST
WASHINGTON, DC

At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping millions of people who are poor and marginalized discover and build their own solutions and take ownership over their future. Pact enables systemic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy, and take part in the benefits that nature provides. Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development. Department Overview: Pact is recruiting a Research and Learning Specialist for an anticipated global project that will support civil society organizations (CSOs) and independent media and labor organizations to ensure civil society participation and government transparency and accountability. The position is contingent upon award. Position Purpose: The Research and Learning Specialist will oversee the program's learning agenda, knowledge management systems and M&E, under the leadership of the Program Director. Key Responsibilities: The Research and Learning Specialist will: Lead the development of knowledge management procedures for the program; Liaise with partners and other stakeholders on the program's learning agenda; Ensure that program learning is documented and used to guide key decision making; Work with M&E staff to capture learning across the program; and Provide staff training and capacity building as required. Basic REQUIREMENTS: Minimum of 5 years' progressively responsible experience in knowledge management, learning, research and monitoring and evaluation; Sound understanding of and experience with civil society and/or media strengthening programming; Strong communication and interpersonal skills; Strong qualitative and quantitative analytical skills; MA in political science, public policy, international development or a related field; Fluency in English, strong writing and presentation skills. Preferred Qualifications: Experience working in diverse country contexts; Experience fostering learning; Experience working in good governance programs; Experience integrating gender, marginalized populations and/or youth or working on programming where these areas are a key focus; and Fluency in a second language. TO APPLY for this position, please visit our website at www.pactworld.org. Requisition Number 15-0125. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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NATHAN ASSOCIATES
ARLINGTON, VA

Nathan Associates seeks candidates for three senior level positions within our International Practice in Arlington, VA. TO APPLY: for any of these positions, please conduct a keyword search of the specific title in our consultant database (http://curaportal.mindscope.com/NATHAN04053_cura/aspx/jobsearch.asp) and follow the application steps at the bottom of the job description. If you have already registered in our database, please logon via our returning consultant page (http://www.nathaninc.com/Careers/Resources/UpdateProfile ). For all positions permanent US work authorization is required. No phone calls please. Only finalists contacted. Nathan Associates Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or protected veteran status.

SENIOR ECONOMIST, INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS PRACTICE
ARLINGTON, VA

The successful candidate should have a passion for applied economics and will serve several functions: provide thought leadership to IDE, identify new business development opportunities and generate new business, ascertain growth opportunities for IDE, provide technical assistance to economic development projects, supervise ongoing international projects; and develop and mentor junior economists in the IDE unit. Required QUALIFICATIONS: Advanced degree in economics or finance, Ph.D. preferred. Minimum 15 years of experience working on applied international development issues and conducting country and/or regional analysis in a government, industry or academic setting. Experience in project management including oversight of the identification and fielding of technical experts. Extensive experience working on donor-funded (preferably USAID) projects. 5+ years professional field experience in a developing country setting. Preferred Qualifications: Proficiency in a pertinent foreign language. Expertise in trade capacity building and business enabling environment reform.

MANAGING DIRECTOR, ECONOMIC POLICY & GOVERNANCE UNIT
ARLINGTON, VA

Reporting to the VP, International Development Economics, the MD will primarily be responsible for identifying and pursuing business opportunities drawing on the firm's reputation in applied economics, economic development, and public financial management and leveraging expertise in other practice areas. S/he will lead junior economists and support staff and oversee a portfolio of long-term projects that provide technical assistance in PFM, economic policy reform, and analysis to developing countries. Required QUALIFICATIONS: Advanced degree in economics with training in international economics, development, public finance, or financial economics. 10+ years of experience working on projects funded by donor agencies. Experience in business development, proposal management, and substantive proposal writing. Short- term consulting experience in developing countries. Experience in two or more of the following areas: macroeconomics, microeconomics, fiscal policy/tax administration, banking/finance, or governance. Foreign language skills preferred.

PRINCIPAL ASSOCIATE FOR TRADE FACILITATION (TF), INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS
ARLINGTON, VA

Travel required to the Middle East, Africa, Southeast Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. Responsibilities include leading proposal preparation and management, preparing reports for clients, developing proprietary TF tools/methodologies, serving as project director, building internal TF capacity. Applicants must be self-directed and demonstrate an aptitude to work in a team environment, both as a leader and team player, and possess excellent management, communication, business development, and proposal and project management skills. Required QUALIFICATIONS: MBA, M.A., or M.S. degree in relevant field. 12+ experience in customs and trade facilitation, preferably with donor-funded projects in developing countries. Previous experience working in developing countries preferred. Experience in project management and/or new business development. Experience in trade facilitation issues, including customs, border management, and transit issues. Proficiency in French, Arabic or Spanish preferred.

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PARALEGAL
MIAMI, FL

Church World Service has posted an opening for a Paralegal who will assist the Lead Paralegal, Managing Attorney and/or the Staff Attorneys in the preparation of the case files including compiling application packets in an accurate fashion by completing required accompanying documents and providing interpretation/ translation for attorney(s) and/or clients when necessary. REQUIRES: Bachelor's degree or equivalent professional experience. Previous work experience with asylum seekers, refugees, asylees, and immigrant entrants. Computer literacy in word processing, spreadsheet, database and Web-based applications. Fluency in Spanish with strong writing skills in English required. For more information and to apply please go to www.churchworldservice.org.

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More Jobs In International Career Employment Weekly

Subscribers to International Career Employment Weekly will receive details on the following additional Democracy Building; Governance; Foreign Policy vacancies, in the July 31, 2015 issue of ICEW:


GENDER SPECIALIST, MOZAMBIQUE MONITORING AND EVALUATION
MECHANISM AND SERVICE
MOZAMBIQUE

PROGRAM ASSISTANT FOR ELECTION AND POLITICAL PROCESSES
WASHINGTON, DC

M&E OFFICER
WASHINGTON, DC

STAFF ATTORNEY
BAHRAIN

SENIOR PROGRAM MANAGER, MENA
WASHINGTON, DC

CHIEF, GOVERNING BODIES OFFICE
ROME

HEAD, PUBLIC AFFAIRS
THE NETHERLANDS

DISPUTE SETTLEMENT LAWYER
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND

OFFICER, POLICY COORDINATOR
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM

MEDIATOR
PARIS

ADVISER ON GENDER ISSUES
VIENNA

HEAD, CONFERENCE SERVICES
VIENNA

OPERATIONS ANALYST
WASHINGTON, DC

POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICER
NEW YORK

SENIOR HUMANITARIAN AFFAIRS OFFICER
NEW YORK

CHIEF OF PARTY
MOZAMBIQUE

DEPUTY CHIEF OF PARTY, MOZAMBIQUE MONITORING AND
EVALUATION MECHANISM AND SERVICE
MOZAMBIQUE

MONITORING AND EVALUATION SPECIALISTS
MOZAMBIQUE

SENIOR MONITORING OFFICER
MOZAMBIQUE

POLICY FELLOW
WASHINGTON, DC

HUMAN RESOURCES GENERALIST
PHILADELPHIA, PA

SENIOR LEGAL ADVISOR
NEW YORK OR WASHINGTON, DC

PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER
VIENNA, AUSTRIA

RESIDENT TAX ADMINISTRATION ADVISOR, AFRITAC SOUTH
PORT LOUIS, MAURITIUS

BUILDING INTEGRITY (BI) TEAM OFFICER
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM

ASSOCIATE PROGRAMME OFFICER, ROMA AND SINTI ISSUES
WARSAW

EVALUATOR
PARIS

SENIOR PROGRAMME OFFICER, EQUALITY AND NON-
DISCRIMINATION
GENEVA

HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER
GENEVA

POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICER
NEW YORK

CHIEF, HUMAN RESOURCES POLICY SERVICE
NEW YORK

POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICER
NEW YORK

HEAD, PROCUREMENT DIVISION
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND

SPECTRUM REGULATION & POLICY OFFICER
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND

OFFICER, STATISTICIAN
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM





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