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UN Women - Vacancy: Consultant to conduct an external assessment of the quality of evaluation reports (meta-evaluation) - HOME-BASED

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 18, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on August 30, 2019
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Consultant to conduct an external assessment of the quality of evaluation reports (meta-evaluation)

Required Skills and Experience:

1. Education
A Master’s degree or higher in a relevant field (e.g. social science, evaluation, public administration).

2. Experience
a) At least 10 years of professional experience in the areas of managing strategic and programme evaluation, meta-evaluation and analysis
b) Excellent and proven knowledge of evaluation methodologies and approaches
c) Proven experience with meta-evaluation and meta-analysis of evaluation reports, preferably with UN agencies and development partners
d) Experience and background in gender equality/gender analysis and gender responsive evaluations
e) Familiarity with UNEG evaluation standards
f) Familiarity with UNEG evaluation standards
g) Knowledge and expertise of other or similar quality assurance systems
h) Fluent analytical and writing skills in English
i) Working knowledge of Spanish and French.

Utilize This Offer

Location: Home based.

Type of Contract: Individual Contract.

Candidates not sending any of the requested information will be disqualified.

Application Deadline: 31-Aug-19 (Midnight New York, USA).

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 18, 2019
Aug 18, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and then use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit you;
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests; yes, tell these storiies too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.

Karen Quiñones-Axalan
Aug 18, 2019
Aug 18, 2019

Wow! Thank you for sharing, Ana!