Summary : The upcoming USAID / Colombia Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) contract will provide technical advisory services related to MEL to the USAID / Colombia mission.
The overall purpose of this anticipated project is to facilitate informed program management decisions, shape the long-term strategic direction of programs and decision-
making within the Mission, and enable USAID / Colombia to comply with USAID’s Evaluation Policy. The project will enhance the Mission’s MEL capability and to ensure empirical evidence for programming, learning, and adapting.
This vacancy is open to Colombian nationals only Position Summary : The GIS manager will be the primary field-based GIS resource in support of the USAID MEL Project.
S / he will be responsible for all cartographic and geospatial products produced by the program. The GIS manager will oversee a team of GIS staff engaged in production work, including data acquisition and cleaning, cartographic production, and geospatial analysis.
S / he will be responsible for developing and enforcing map and data templates, standards, and workflows to ensure cartographic quality in close cooperation with MSI’s home office GIS staff.
The manager should be involved in the local Colombian geospatial community, including Government of Colombia institutions, and be willing to work with local partners to improve GIS capacity. Responsibilities :
Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please. MSI is an EEO / AA / ADA Veterans Employer.