Social Solutions International, Inc. is a Small Disadvantaged Business. Hispanic and woman-owned, Social Solutions emphasizes quality research and evaluation, training and technical assistance, and institutional support services. We are a mission-driven organization that believes that superior science can improve the world. Social Solutions is dedicated to the creation of social and health solutions to improve the welfare of undeserved populations worldwide.
Social Solutions International, Inc. (Social Solutions), through the Coordinating Implementation Research, to Communicate Learning and Evidence (CIRCLE) Project, will be implementing a four-year Developmental Evaluation (DE) of USAID/Tanzania’s Boresha Afya Project. The USAID Boresha Afya project aims to support the Government of Tanzania (GoT) to increase access to high quality, comprehensive and integrated health services, particularly for women and youth. The project is implemented in three zones of Tanzania, namely Lake/Western Zone, North/Central Zone, and Southern Zone.
Developmental Evaluation practice involves (1) embedding of an evaluation team with project implementers, (2) providing real-time feedback to intended evaluation users, (3) using systems- and complexity thinking, and (4) supporting inclusive learning and timely decision making for program improvement toward meeting its objectives. Strong knowledge management and stakeholder communications are essentials to the success of Developmental Evaluation.
The CIRCLE Project seeks an experienced Knowledge Management and Communications Specialist (KMCS) for the Developmental Evaluation. He/she will be responsible for designing and implementing knowledge management strategy, tools, and process to support the Developmental Evaluation Team, multiple Boresha Afya stakeholders, and objectives around real-time adaptive program management.
THE KMCS will be based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and will report to the Principal Investigator of the Developmental Evaluation. Percentage of time for domestic travel is 15-20%.
How to apply:
Interested and qualified applicants should submit by February 28, 2018 the following materials: (1) a one-page cover letter indicating interest and fit for the position; (2) a résumé, including 2-3 references, and (3) a portfolio, highlighting examples of work. Please apply to this position online at www.socialsolutions.biz . Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.