We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Project Director to lead the anticipated USAID Advancing Evidence Base and Community Building (AEB-CB). The purpose of this contract is to increase the impact that USAID education investments have on learning and education outcomes by ensuring broad collaboration, learning, knowledge sharing, capacity development, and adaptation around USAID's education priorities. It will also work to track progress against and provide evidence for USAID's existing education learning agendas, as dictated by the Office of Education and relevant strategic documents.
The Project Director is responsible for overall and day-to-day management of contract activities, involving multiple tasks across multiple locations. S/he should demonstrate high-level strategic vision for advancing evidence and knowledge in the field of international education, excellent management skills and experience leading complex projects, and high-level skills and experience in convening collaborative community(ies)/network(s), professional networks, consortia or related groups preferably in education but possibly also in another social sector.