Team Leader, Community Resilience Activity - North Monitoring, Pakistan Performance Management Support Contract (PERFORM), Pakistan
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MSI, a Tetra Tech Company, is a Washington, DC metro area international development firm with a 35-year history of delivering development results across the world.
Our core expertise is in the fields of monitoring and evaluation (M&E), institutional development, public sector management, governance, and anti-
corruption. MSI has implemented projects in 90 countries around the world such as Jordan, Kenya, Indonesia, Syria, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Ukraine, Colombia, and Mexico.
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Project Summary :
In May 2015, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded a five-year performance management support contract PERFORM to Management Systems International (MSI).
Under PERFORM MSI provides monitoring support, evaluations, assessments, and learning support services to USAID. These services provide evidence-
based data and information and high-quality analysis that USAID program managers use to target resources and inform project design and implementation to improve project results and achieve objectives.
Please note : Only Pakistani citizens are eligible for this position.
Position Summary :
MSI is recruiting for a year-long intermittent short-term consultancy for the position of Team Leader to monitor implementation of the anticipated assignment to monitor activities of the Community Resilience Activity -
North (CRA-N) project. CRA-N is expected to reduce marginalization and exclusion among the most vulnerable communities in the newly-
merged districts of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province formerly known as Federally Administered Tribal Areas. The CRA-N activity is primarily a community-
based, small grants initiative implemented in close coordination with the donor, with communities in priority areas, and with all levels of Government, particularly with former Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) authorities now merged to KP, community representatives and the Government of Pakistan.
The Team Leader will work with a multi-person team to monitor project activities that include, but are not limited to, small grants, technical assistance, and other support.
The incumbent will also lead the process of securing government permissions to monitor CRA-N activities in the project areas.
The project is initially being implemented across four of the newly merged districts namely Khyber, Orakzai, Kurram and North Waziristan, but includes also activities in Peshawar.
The duration of the short-term technical assistance monitoring assignment is from January 2019 through February 20, 2019.
In coordination with the Assignment Manager, the Team Leader will :
Candidates that have a real or potential conflict of interest in this monitoring will not be considered. MSI will require a written statement to this effect before formal engagement on this assignment.
Conflict of interest in this context includes, but is not limited to : close and / or family relations with the individuals that are related to the project, financial interest in the implementing organization(s) or grantees, current or previous experience with the project being monitored or the USAID requesting office, etc.
Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.
MSI is an EEO / AA / ADA Veterans Employer.
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