Adviser and Head of Evaluation Section

Location: Central London
Closing date: 16 October 2015

£87,571 pa + benefits

With a postgraduate degree in Social Sciences or management and at least ten years’ working experience in evaluation, Results-based Management (RBM), and performance assessment, gained within a governmental, international or multilateral organisation, you now have an opportunity to contribute to organisational learning and effectiveness.
Your remit will include planning and managing evaluations in line with the Evaluation Strategy; contributing to strategic planning and portfolio monitoring; advising on staff and management development;  as well as contributing to policy development, analysis and good practices in Strategic Planning and Evaluation Division (SPED).
This will involve planning and implementing the annual evaluation programmes; encouraging an evaluation culture; ensuring that results are integrated into our planning and design processes and contribute to learning, continuous improvement and value-for-money; advising on improvements; monitoring systems and procedures; providing advice and training; reporting; and managing your team, including external consultants.
To be considered, you must be a citizen of a Commonwealth country.
We work with our 53 member governments to enhance their socio-economic progress. As we improve the wellbeing of 2.2 billion citizens, 60% of whom are under 30 years of age, so you can now take a significant step in your career and make an important contribution through this role.
Applications close at 17:00 BST on 16 October 2015.
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