Design Specialist

Monrovia | Washington D.C

World Vision is a humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 45,000+ staff members working in more than 90 countries are united through our ethos, mission and shared desire for all individuals, especially children, to overcome poverty, inequality and injustice.

Here’s where you come in:

As Design Specialist, you will be responsible for optimizing the quality of World Vision’s performance in the development and application of Development Programme Approach (DPA) and Learning through Evaluation with Accountability & Planning (LEAP) /Design, Monitoring and Evaluation (DME) technical guidance that strengthens the quality of World Vision’s Technical Program designs, development approach and overall ministry effectiveness. The appointee will partner with DME technical teams across the World Vision partnership to ensure that design measurement standards and program design processes is informed and updated periodically in accordance with regulations and policies and is benchmarked to pertinent international measurement standards.

Requirements include:

  • Undergraduate degree with emphasis in International Development or other related.
  • At least 7 years of leadership experience involving strategy development, program design and M&E responsibilities.
  • Strong English language communication skills, both oral and written, suitable for both scientific and non-scientific audiences.
  • Position requires ability and willingness to travel, including internationally, up to 30% of the time.

Is this the job for you?

World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organisation working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.

Find the full responsibilities and requirements for this position online and apply by the closing date 02 Dec 2016. For more information on World Vision International, please visit our website: www.wvi.org. Due to the number of applications received, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
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  • Organization: World Vision
  • Location: Monrovia | Washington D.C
  • Grade: Mid/Senior
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Urban Development, planning and design
    • Urban Development, planning and design
    • Urban Development, planning and design
  • Closing Date: 2016-12-02

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