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Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist in Jordan

Title: Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist

Location: Jordan. City TBD.

Anticipated Start Date and duration: November 30, 2018  The proposed project will last 4 years and is contingent on TMG’s success in teir bid for funding.

I am retained to accept applications for this Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist position on behalf of The Mitchell Group (TMG). It is for the USAID/Jordan Enhancing School Management and Planning (ESMP) proposal to be based in Jordan   Qualified Jordanian nationals will be given  strong preference.

Roles & Responsibilities: Reporting to the Chief of Party, establishes performance measures, collects and analyzes performance information, plans and manages evaluations, and assists the management team in using the performance information for decision-making and resource allocation.


  • Master’s degree or higher in economics, statistics, or related field required
  • Qualified Jordanian nationals will be given  strong preference
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience related to international development, preferably in Jordan
  • Must have experience in relevant technical, management, administrative, and capacity building experience in developing countries
  • Experience with qualitative and quantitative methods, including design, analysis and interpretation of results
  • Experience in Implementation of performance standards and reporting against PMP indicators
  • Familiarity with USAID policies and M&E systems preferred
  • Excellent English writing and editing skills
  • Prior international experience required; experience in Jordan or region preferred
  • Fluency in English and Arabic
  • Effective cross-cultural / interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve work issues with senior country counterparts, donor representatives, and senior-level staff
  • Demonstrated work with associations is preferred (e.g., engineering or construction associations)

How to Apply: Please send CV/resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (in English only,) that clearly shows you meet all requirements.  In the subject line, please indicate “Capacity Building Specialist /Jordan/ (your Last Name)”. CV/resumes will be reviewed as they are received. Please add a list of at least three professional referees including name, contact information, and statement of relationship to the referee,

Deadline for Application: July 11 or until filled

About the Organization

The Mitchell Group, Inc. (TMG) is a global solutions leader providing meaningful impact and sustainable solutions to development efforts affecting the lives of ordinary people. We are a veteran-owned business with over 30 years of international development program experience. TMG has performed highly successful, long-term contracts for US government clients such as USAID and National Institutes of Health (NIH) in supporting their various projects in multiple countries on 6 continents throughout the world. Many of those projects have been in Africa, where TMG has worked in 38 of its countries and currently has offices in Ghana, Burkina Faso, Niger, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, and Ethiopia. Through these projects, TMG has gained broad, multi-sector experience in managing more than 100 US government contracts. We work with a large group of highly qualified experts whose specialized skills provide expertise to perform services in various technical areas, logistical management, financial management, administration, project management, MIS services, capacity building, training, and other sectors. 

TMG has been a leading contractor in assisting the US National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and other domestic and international agencies with their important international biomedical research efforts to find cures for such human scourges as Malaria, AIDS and Ebola. TMG has also assisted USAID in successfully performing major contracts implementing its international development programs in such functional areas as Monitoring and Evaluation, Education and Training, Health Services, Countering Violent Extremism, Disaster Management, Agriculture and Food Security, and Outreach and Communications.