Detalles del Empleo

Chief of Party (COP)

LINC  

  • Distrito Central, FM
  • jul 28º, 2020 - ago 31º, 2020
Tiempo completo

Background

LINC is a US-based small business that assists local and international organizations to design effectively, increase institutional capacity, forge lasting partnerships, and measure impact. We have developed ground-breaking tools to map organizational networks, measure social capital, and leverage systems-based approaches to development. We understand the unique constraints local organizations face, and offer practical solutions via training, consulting services, research and advocacy. At LINC, we believe that a practical approach to engage committed, capable local organizations in leading their own development increases international development effectiveness and sustainability. For more information on LINC, please visit: www.linclocal.org

Position Description

LINC is seeking a Chief of Party (COP) for an anticipated USAID-funded Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) and Collaborating, Learning, and Adapting (CLA) activity in Honduras. The activity will provide USAID/Honduras with project and activity evaluation, performance monitoring, knowledge management, communications, and performance management support services. The activity will inform monitoring, evaluation, and learning throughout all stages of the program cycle, supporting USAID’s focus on adaptive management to increase development effectiveness. Additionally, this activity will strengthen USAID/Honduras staff and implementing partner’s systematic application of CLA approaches.

The Chief of Party will provide overall leadership, day to day management, and technical direction for the activity. S/he will ensure high quality of program deliverables, serve as chief liaison for USAID/Honduras and key external stakeholders, and build the capacity of local staff and partners.

This is a full-time position contingent upon USAID award.

Responsibilities

  • Provide vision and overall leadership of the Activity, including program planning, technical execution, financial management, and operations;
  • Manage, train and mentor staff ensuring seamless coordination among Activity components;
  • Manage subcontractors to ensure the timely provision of responsive, high-quality deliverables;
  • Oversee design, development, and implementation of MEL and CLA activities, including development of evaluation tools, data collection and management, report generation, knowledge sharing, and training and capacity building activities;
  • Coordinate and provide MEL and CLA technical assistance to USAID implementing partners;
  • Lead coordination and consultations with USAID, government of Honduras, implementing partners, and other key stakeholders and audiences as required.

Skills and Qualifications

Successful candidates should have:

  • A Master’s degree in international development, social sciences or a related field;
  • Minimum 10 years of demonstrated experience managing complex MEL and CLA Activities and in a team environment;
  • Prior experience designing, managing and implementing USAID MEL platform activities preferred;
  • Proven USAID and external stakeholder relations, team leadership, and strategic management skills;
  • Strong technical expertise in traditional and innovative approaches to MEL, CLA, research design, and adaptive management;
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills required;
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and Spanish;
  • Prior experience working in Honduras and Latin America strongly preferred;
  • Understanding of USAID regulations and policies, including but not limited to the Automated Directives System 201, Evaluation Policy, and the Journey to Self-Reliance.

Application Instructions

Send resume/CV to jobs@linclocal.org with the position title included in the subject line. No phone calls please. Only shortlisted candidates for will be contacted. LINC LLC is an equal opportunity employer.

¿Cómo aplicar?

Correo Electrónico

jobs@linclocal.org

Dirección al Formulario Externo

https://linclocal.org/employment-opportunities/chief-of-party/

Acerca de LINC

LINC es una organización con sede en Washington DC dedicada a fortalecer organizaciones de la sociedad civil y sistemas locales. Hemos desarrollado herramientas innovadoras para mapear redes organizacionales, medir el capital social y aprovechar los enfoques de desarrollo basados en sistemas. Entendemos las limitaciones únicas que enfrentan las organizaciones locales y ofrecemos soluciones prácticas a través de capacitación, servicios de consultoría, investigación y defensa. En LINC creemos que mediante un enfoque práctico de fortalecimiento logramos el avance de organizaciones locales comprometidas y capaces, aumentando su eficacia y el desarrollo sostenible. Para obtener más información sobre LINC, visite www.linclocal.org .

Categoría

Coordinación de Proyectos

Dirección

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