Itad is a leading consultancy providing technical expertise to international development programmes, projects and institutions. We specialise in Monitoring, Evaluation, Research and Learning (MERL) and our work ranges from designing MERL systems for multi-million pound initiatives, to conducting long-term impact evaluations across the world. Our MERL work covers a range of sectors, including Private Sector Development, Conflict Prevention, Peacebuilding, Climate Change, Health, Governance and Social Protection and Livelihoods.
It is an exciting time for our Private Sector Development, Markets and Trade team. The team is growing quickly and is currently providing a range of MERL services to a diverse variety of clients, including DFID, Sida and a number of foundations. Our projects include designing complex M&E systems for multi-million pound initiatives, developing and running innovative learning partnerships and conducting complex impact evaluations. There is considerable potential for continued growth within the team, building on the exciting work we’re doing in areas such as Market Development, Financial Inclusion, Employment, Business Environment Reform, Trade, Urban Economic Growth, Women’s Economic Empowerment, Trade and Investment.
We are looking for a Consultant and Senior Consultant to join the team and support our existing MERL work and pursue new opportunities, expanding the portfolio of the team and to be actively involved in developing proposals and bids.
The roles are based in our offices in Hove (East Sussex) but with travel within the UK and internationally.
The Private Sector Development, Markets and Trade team is looking for two new team members; a dynamic and motivated Consultant and Senior Consultant with strong Monitoring and Evaluation skills. They will be joining an expanding team and will help maintain the high quality of existing work on current projects and support the team in seizing new opportunities for Itad to make an impact.
This is a technical role and proven experience of MERL thinking and practice within at least one area of PSD, Markets and Trade is required.
The successful candidate will be able to quickly establish credible and strong working relationships with team members, clients, partners and stakeholders. In addition, a Senior Consultant will have a proven ability to lead, manage and motivate others to deliver high quality assignments. A clear understanding of commercial drivers and how they can influence both bidding and delivery is essential.
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Closing date for applications: 17th October 2018