University Research Co., LLC (URC)/Center for Human Services:
Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, University Research Co, LLC (URC), along with its non-profit affiliate Center for Human Services (CHS), is a leader in public health consulting. Established in 1965, our work spans over 30 countries around the globe.
URC’s mission is to provide innovative, evidence-based solutions to health and social challenges worldwide. Please join us in carrying out our mission at www.urc-chs.com.
This position is for a proposal. If URC is awarded the contract, expertise will be required as outlined below.
URC is currently soliciting applications for a Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist for the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) anticipated Resiliency in Northern Ghana (RING) Project.
The RING Technical Assistance contractor will support local government and civil society to improve the livelihoods and nutritional status of vulnerable households in targeted communities of twelve Districts in the Northern Region of Ghana. Social mobilization and behavior change communications will support a wide range of activities to promote better feeding and dietary practices, as well as supporting improved water and sanitation practices. These activities will complement economic growth and agriculture support initiatives along with financial services to support income smoothing, risk management, and food security of vulnerable households. Central to success will be technical, planning, and management capacity strengthening amongst existing local actors, with a central focus on District level government staff, and other local partners.
The Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist will be the principal technical advisor for monitoring and evaluation activities and ensure that all program components are results oriented. She/he will also be responsible for knowledge management within the project. She/he will make operational decisions and manage the various components of the program dealing with M&E, will oversee data collection efforts and ensure both the performance monitoring plan and results reporting meet the requirements of the Feed the Future initiatives. Closely collaborating with all RING Contract partners, he/she will ensure that sub-contractors and sub-grantees are poised to deliver services on schedule and in line with anticipated results. She/he will ensure that knowledge management needs are met, coordinating and key reports and project documentation.
Roles and Responsibilities:
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Only finalist candidates will be contacted. However, since we are active around the world in the field of public health, we may wish to retain your CV in our consultant database against other/future opportunities, unless you direct us otherwise. Thank you.
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