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Evaluation Assistant, MozMEL Activity

International Development
21600001669 Requisition #

Management Systems International (MSI), a Tetra Tech Company, is a Washington, D.C. metro area management consultancy with a 40-year history of delivering results for our clients. Our expertise is in the fields of monitoring and evaluation; democracy and governance; peace and stability; rule of law and accountability; education; gender and inclusion; strategic communications; and leadership and organizational development. MSI has implemented projects in 90 countries around the world such as Colombia, Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Syria and Ukraine, and works domestically. We support clients ranging from the U.S. Government (e.g., the U.S. Agency for International Development, U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Departments of State and Labor, and the Millennium Challenge Corporation) to large bilateral and multilateral donors (e.g., the World Bank and the United Nations Development Program). We also work with national and local governments, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), think tanks, foundations and universities. For more information, please visit our website at www.msiworldwide.com.


Project Summary:

The Mozambique Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MozMEL) Activity is a five-year initiative to support the Mission in monitoring, evaluation, learning, training, and logistical support.


**Please note: Only Mozambicans citizens are eligible for this position**


Position Summary:

The Evaluation Assistant will support the Team Lead in conducting a mid-term process evaluation of the Local Empowerment for Advancing Development Mid-term Evaluation (LEAD) contract, which is reaching its mid-point of implementation. The report produced from this evaluation will inform USAID/Mozambique on how the LEAD contract has implemented activities planned, assess resources allocated towards achievement of objectives, determine if interventions are sufficient to reach desired outcomes, and guide the USAID/Mozambique for future programming. This is a short-term position, with an estimate of 10 days level of effort during the period of January 2024 to March 2024.



  • Assist the Team Lead prepare the fieldwork.
  • Participate in fieldwork and manage specific data collection tasks as assigned by the Team Lead.
  • Produce transcripts of all data collected.
  • Gather and document lessons learned, best practices and areas of improvement from implementation.



  • High school diploma is required. Bachelor’s degree is preferred.
  • Minimum seven years of experience in data collection exercises is required.
  • Experience in the field of institutional capacity development and in working on the design of capacity development programs for public institutions is required.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Mozambican political context, particularly the decentralization strategy and legal framework, is required.
  • Good analytical, writing and presentation skills is preferred.
  • Ability to meet deadlines is required.
  • Fluency in Portuguese is required. Working proficiency in English is preferred.


*Deadline for applying for this position - December 1, 2023*


MSI is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. We strive to develop and maintain a culture that honors the perspectives and identities of our employees, our communities and those impacted by our work.


We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants’ and employees’ religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.


MSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action/Americans with Disabilities/Veterans Employer.


Reasonable Accommodations:

MSI is dedicated to hiring an inclusive workforce. If you would like to request reasonable accommodations during the application process, please visit Tetra Tech’s Disability Assistance Page. Our recruitment team looks forward to engaging in an interactive process to provide reasonable accommodations for candidates.


Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

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