10 month Part time opportunity

Based in the United States

Khulisa seeks a Program Associate – junior level to support its ongoing evaluation of the U.S Department of State’s Central America Regional Security Initiative (CARSI) .

The incumbent will be responsible for leading in-country data collection, analyzing, writing and reporting results from data collection, liaising with local stakeholders, and ensuring that all tasks and deliverables are of high quality.

We are looking for a self-starter with strong writing, communication and interpersonal skills.

 LOE days +/- 45 days including travel over 10 months


  • Relevant Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • At least 2+ years of relevant experience in M&E or research assignments, including data collection and analysis (surveys, focus groups, key informant interviews, observational analysis), and report writing.
  • Familiarity with M&E concepts and methods
  • Field experience in performing evaluations
  • Demonstrated ability to conceptualize and/or support quantitative and qualitative data collection and analytical methods to support evaluation design and implementation
  • Project experience in one or more of the following countries: Costa Rica, Panama, Belize (preferred)
  • Available for Part time short-term consultancy.

Tasks include:

  • Participating as a key Evaluation Team member
  • Analyzing grant documents
  • Participate in the development and finalization of all data collection instruments and protocols
  • Conducting Key Informant Interviews (KIIs)
  • Conducting Focus Group Discussions (FGDs)
  • Conducting surveys and site observations
  • Collecting and analyzing existing and new data
  • Report writing and reporting/writing results from data collection tasks.
  • Oral presentation of findings to DOS stakeholders

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