Title: Program Monitoring Consultant
Location: South Africa
Division: Media Development Division
Reports To: Program Officer, Media Development Division
Duration: 1 1/2 month (Aug 1-Sept 15, 2012)
IREX is an international nonprofit organization providing thought leadership and innovative programs to promote positive lasting change globally. We enable local individuals and institutions to build key elements of a vibrant society: quality education, independent media, and strong communities. To strengthen these sectors, our program activities also include conflict resolution, technology for development, women and youth.
Founded in 1968, IREX has an annual portfolio of over $70 million and a staff of over 400 professionals worldwide. IREX employs field-tested methods and innovative uses of technologies to develop practical and locally-driven solutions with our partners in more than 120 countries.
SUMMARY OF POSITION To conduct evaluation of a media development program in Southern Africa.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
a) The consultant will work closely with program staff in designing a plan for evaluation.
b) The consultant will conduct desk review and conduct in-depth interviews with program staff, local partners and stakeholders.
c) The consultant will write an evaluation report detailing successes, challenges and opportunities for the program.
1. Program evaluator with 4 or more years of experience evaluating international development programs, especially in the areas of media development and D&G.
2. Experience working in restrictive media environments preferred.
Go to http://www.irex.org/careers and click on Current Openings. Then click on the corresponding position and apply through our website. Please supply a resume and a cover letter with your application by July 31st, 2012.
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