Technical Advisor Research and Evidence At CARE USA

CARE USA

Technical Advisor Research and Evidence At CARE USA

Job type: Full-time
Job category: Advocacy/Communications
Hiring Organization: CARE USA
Education level: University degree in economics, statistics, public policy, international development, or related field
Experience: 5 years
Deadline: April 22, 2024
Location: United States of America (USA)

Job Summary:

CARE works globally to save lives, defeat poverty, and achieve social justice, with a focus on the empowerment of women and girls. The organization seeks a Technical Advisor for Research and Evidence to contribute to advancing research and evidence in key domains, supporting CARE’s scaling initiatives. This role, within CARE’s Impact, Learning, Knowledge, and Accountability team, will report to CARE’s Research and Evidence Lead.

Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct Cost-effectiveness and -Benefit Analysis:
    • Identify priorities for analysis in partnership with relevant teams.
    • Collaborate with country/technical teams to collect programmatic information.
    • Conduct analysis and apply results to advance CARE’s initiatives.
    • Support fundraising efforts related to cost-effectiveness and -benefit analysis.
  2. Conduct/Support Evidence Reviews and Develop Action Plans:
    • Identify priorities for evidence review in partnership with relevant teams.
    • Plan and conduct evidence reviews, occasionally with external partners.
    • Develop actionable plans for addressing evidence gaps and research questions.
    • Support fundraising efforts related to addressing evidence gaps.
  3. Conduct Studies to Model Catalytic Impact:
    • Identify priorities for modeling catalytic impact in partnership with relevant teams.
    • Conduct modeling exercises and develop case studies.
    • Develop and implement an evidence use plan for modeling studies.
  4. Produce Peer-reviewed Publications of Evidence:
    • Collaborate with relevant teams to develop a pipeline of peer-reviewed publications.
    • Lead production of peer-reviewed publications.
    • Support relevant teams in the production of peer-reviewed publications.

Qualifications:

  • University degree in economics, statistics, public policy, international development, or related field.
  • 5 years of experience in developing and managing evaluation and research studies in humanitarian or development contexts.
  • Excellent data analysis, synthesis, and interpretation skills.
  • Experience coordinating and collaborating with cross-departmental teams across multiple countries.
  • Excellent written, visual, and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledge of economic evaluation approaches.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English.

 

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