Director of Adaptive Management, Analysis, and Evaluation

Creative Associates International is a dynamic, fast-growing global development firm that specializes in education, economic growth, democratic institutions and stabilization. Based in Washington, D.C., Creative has a field presence in more than 25 countries with a strong client portfolio that includes the U.S. Agency for International Development and the State Department, among others. Since its founding in 1977, Creative has earned a solid reputation among its clients and is well-regarded by competitors and partners alike.We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: Director of Adaptive Management, Analysis, and EvaluationRequisition Number :16-0425Location: Northern NigeriaPosition Duration: 5 yearsPosition SummaryCreative Associates seeks a Director of Adaptive Management, Analysis, and Evaluation for an anticipated Good Governance USAID-funded project in Nigeria.The Director will oversee a series of assessments which will be conducted in Bauchi, Sokoto, and a third state, synthesize the results of those assessments within a unified framework, contribute to the development and adaptation of the program implementation.Reporting and SupervisionThe Director of Adaptive Management, Analysis and Evaluation reports to the Chief of Party.  Director will supervise 3-5 managers related to monitoring and evaluation, knowledge management, performance reviews and communications.Primary ResponsibilitiesManage the assessments of the governance systems in Sokoto, Bauchi, and a third state, developing parameters for research in coordination with Creative’s management team, and overseeing partners and contractors;Synthesize the results of assessments and develop an adaptive management monitoring and evaluation framework;Conduct ongoing analysis of program impact with special attention to identifying possible adaptions necessary to take advantage of windows of opportunity and / or to meet ‘do no harm’ concerns;Assist in the identification of subject matter experts;Contribute to program implementation and monitoring and evaluation strategies; 

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