Public Policy Evaluator

  • Organisation
    ADE
  • Closing Date
    23/04/18
  • Salary
  • Posted date
    28/03/18
ADE is a private consultancy company based in Louvain-la-Neuve, near Brussels, Belgium. It supports decision-makers in formulating, monitoring, implementing and evaluating public policies and strategies.

ADE has three main thematic departments:
- Macro-economic reforms and Regional development
- Rural development and agriculture
- Evaluation ADE has also developed specific expertise in other fields, such as in Private Sector Development; Humanitarian Aid; and Conflict Resolution, Security and Fragility.

Examples of evaluations conducted by ADE include the following:
- Evaluation of the EIB Africa-Caribbean-Pacific Investment Facility (ongoing)
- Evaluation of the African Development Bank support to agricultural value chains (2017)
- Evaluation of the EU humanitarian interventions in India and Nepal (2017)
- Evaluation of the Belgian support to the Private Sector (2018)
- Evaluation of the Infrastructure Development Fund managed by FMO (ongoing)
- Evaluation of the EU Approach to building Resilience in African Drylands (2017)
- Evaluation of the EU humanitarian response to the Syrian Crisis (2016)
-  Evaluation of the Support to the Facility for Euro
- Mediterranean Investment and Partnership –FEMIP - (ongoing)

What you will do:
 Design evaluation approaches and tools
 Conduct interviews and data collection at headquarter level
 Participate to field visits at country level
 Conduct quantitative & qualitative research and analysis
 Draft reports and present findings in client meetings
 Manage teams and projects
 Participate to tender processes and ADE’s wider internal and external activities

Who we are looking for:
 Minimum 5 to 10 years of professional experience; additional experience would be an asset
 A university degree at Masters or PhD level; preferably in analytic domains (e.g. in economics, finance or sciences)
 Outstanding research, data collection and analytical skills
 Strong writing and presentation skills
 Strong organizational and planning skills
 Team work and leadership skills
 Resistance to stress
 Fluency in English; knowledge of French and/or other languages would be an asset
 A strong interest in evaluation methodology
 A strong interest in development finance, development cooperation and/or humanitarian aid

What we offer:
 An opportunity to gain experience in one of Europe’s leading evaluation companies
 An opportunity to work on complex, strategic evaluations in the field of development cooperation, humanitarian aid, and international relations
 An opportunity to gain experience with the EU and other major donors
 An international environment with a team of highly-qualified colleagues
 The possibility of developing your skills as a professional consultant and of applying them to a range of different themes, countries, and clients
 A full salary package, with benefits such as a company car

Applications
Interested candidates are welcome to send their application in English (covering letter and CV) to our HR Manager Mrs Donatienne Désirant ([email protected]) before 23 April 2018. Please specify through which channel you heard about this position.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
The selection procedure will be conducted in three phases, including a case study.

 

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