TMG is seeking a senior consultant to lead a Data Quality Assessment (DQA) training workshop for monitoring and evaluation professionals from USAID/Nigeria and its implementing partners. The assignment, scheduled to occur in September 2013, will include updating of existing training materials and conduct of a 4.5 day workshop in Abuja, Nigeria. Co-training support will be provided by technical staff from USAID’s Monitoring and Evaluation Management Services (MEMS) project, implemented by TMG.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications and experience:
-A post graduate degree in social sciences or related field.
-At least 15 years professional experience in the field of performance monitoring including 5 years in USAID funded project.
-Knowledge of USAID’s DQA policies and procedures and field experience in implementation of Data Quality Assessments.
-Ability to facilitate using adult learning methodologies
-Experience in developing training modules and learning materials
-Exceptional interpersonal and facilitation skills in English
-Ability to establish and meet concrete timelines for completing assignments
-Experience working in sub-Saharan Africa, and Nigeria in particular, desired.