Forcier Consulting Evaluation Team Leader Jobs in Zambia

Forcier Consulting Evaluation Team Leader Jobs in Zambia

  • Forcier is a multi-disciplinary research and monitoring & evaluation firm operating across Africa and the Middle East since 2011. Our core services include program evaluations, opinion polling, third party monitoring, and capacity building for UN Agencies, NGOs, governments and private sector clients operating in post-conflict and challenging environments. Forcier currently has offices in South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Mozambique.

    Job Description:

  • Forcier seeks an evaluation expert for the Evaluation Team Leader position on an anticipated World Food Program (WFP) evaluation of a resilience building project of targeted smallholder farmers in 16 districts. The aim of the evaluation is to assess the extent to which WFP’s interventions under two projects contributed to building the resilience of the targeted smallholder farmers in the 16 districts of implementation. The evaluation will help to assess the performance of the two programs and associated interventions for accountability purposes.

  • The position will be on a contract basis and be based in Lusaka, Zambia with travel throughout the country. The position is open to international candidates but Zambian citizens are preferred. It is MANDATORY to have past WFP Evaluation experience for this role.


  • Provide technical and operational oversight to all aspects of the evaluation ensuring activities and deliverables are executed with quality and within time and budget requirements.

  • Lead/manage evaluation, analysis, and assessment activities, including coordination and oversight of local partners engaged in these activities

  • Design quantitative and/or qualitative data collection and analytical methods and tools to support evaluation design and implementation

  • Ensure documentation and dissemination of findings, impact, innovations, and lessons learned

  • Ensure that all activities are undertaken in full compliance
    with Forcier’s standard operating procedures, WFP policies and regulations, and local policies and laws.

    Education requirements:

  • Minimum of a Master’s degree in a social science, organizational development, development studies, or a related field highly preferred


  • Minimum 8-10 years of evaluation experience in Zambia including WFP projects

  • Prior experience as a WFP Evaluation Team Leader strongly preferred

  • Experience designing and implementing various types of mixed-methods evaluations for agriculture /FSL preferred

  • Experience working on agricultural resilience programming

  • Significant data analysis skills, including command of statistics, sampling methodologies, statistical analysis software, and data validation techniques.

  • Extensive experience drafting and finalizing evaluation reports.

  • Experience applying systems thinking in evaluation design, participatory data collection methods, and protocols, and facilitating participatory data validation and analysis exercises.

  • Fluency in written and spoken English, good working knowledge of local languages is a plus.

  • Must be authorized to work in Zambia
    Eswatini national preferred.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and G Suite applications.

  • Advanced executive function and task management (you should be able to manage multiple tasks with various deadlines and be able to allocate your time and efforts accordingly).

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Forcier Consulting Evaluation Team Leader Jobs in Zambia

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