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Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation Support Project, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Management Systems International
Employment Type
Full time

Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation Support Project, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Company Profile: 

MSI is a Washington, DC metro area international development firm with a 30-year history of helping to deliver development results across the developing world. In 2008, we became the America’s operation of the international development arm of Coffey International Limited. Since that time, we have greatly expanded our ability to respond seamlessly and flexibly to client needs with our sister offices in the UK and Australia. We operate in some of the most challenging and political and economic climates in the world, including Pakistan, Afghanistan, South Sudan and Iraq. MSI currently employs 800 development experts in the fields of public sector management, monitoring and evaluation, governance and anti-corruption.  For more information on MSI, please visit our website at

Proposal Summary:

The anticipated, M&E Support project will provide USAID/DRC with continuous, on-the-ground, on-demand and systematic support on performance monitoring, data verification, impact and performance evaluations, research and studies, organizational learning, and knowledge management.

**Both DRC nationals and expatriates are encouraged to apply for this position.**

Position Summary:                  
MSI seeks a Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor (SMEA) to oversee all monitoring and evaluation, analysis and assessment activity throughout the life of the project. The SMEA will ensure the efficacy of M&E methods and the integrity of data
. A strong background in monitoring, data analysis, and implementation of performance evaluations of development assistance programs and experience in the application of statistical methods is desirable. In addition, the selected individual will have substantial evaluation (both performance and impact evaluation) design expertise, and experience in performance monitoring and evaluation in complex environments.


  • Serve as an expert consultant to the USAID Mission and implementing partners on design of M&E plans and selection and measurement of performance indicators.
  • Supervise collection, compilation and reporting of performance indicator data.
  • Design the evaluation methodology and data collection methods and protocols for both performance and impact evaluations. 
  • Supervise and support evaluation teams as they conduct performance and impact evaluations.
  • Design conduct and report on data quality assessments.
  • Design and lead assessments, population based surveys and other research studies.


  • Master’s degree in international development, economics, statistics, research methods, political science, public policy, social science or a related field is required. 
  • Minimum ten (10) years demonstrated experience in monitoring and evaluation, data analysis, and similar research. 
  • Experience with evaluation methodologies, population based surveys, performance management plan development, participatory data collection methods and protocols. 
  • Knowledge of, and experience with, data quality verification techniques for large development projects. 
  • Written and spoken fluency in English and French is required.


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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