Monitoring and Evaluation Analyst

Delaware Nation Industries
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Government
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Feb-23-2024
  • Posted
    Feb 09

Position description

Overview

The U.S. Department of State (State) Bureau of Political-Military Affairs’ Office of Global Programs and Initiatives (PM/GPI) supports the management and implementation of global security assistance programs, including the U.S. Government’s two primary peace operations capacity building programs: the Global Peace Operations Initiative (GPOI) and the African Peacekeeping Rapid Response Partnership (APRRP). PM/GPI’s Peace Operations Capacity Building (POCB) Division serves as the GPOI/APRRP program management office. GPOI’s mission is to strengthen international capacity and capabilities to execute United Nations (UN) and regional peace operations by enhancing partner countries’ sustainable, self-sufficient peace operations proficiencies and building the capacity of UN and regional organizations to conduct such missions.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with program implementers and stakeholders to track regional program data, including but not limited to the following, on a continual basis:
  • The numbers of individuals and units who receive training under GPOI- and APRRP-funded programs, including the collection of training rosters;
  • The amount, type and cost of equipment packages funded through GPOI and APRRP in connection with training activities, as well as in support of a deploying unit;
  • The numbers of individuals and units trained or equipped under GPOI and APRRP programs who deploy to peace operations;
  • UN deployment data, including types of units and individuals deployed and number/percentage of female peacekeepers.
  • Store and manage program data in spreadsheets and/or databases that easily facilitate the compilation and analysis of information.
  • Respond to routine data requests and produce regular data reports, to include supporting the development of GPOI and APRRP indicator/progress reports toward program objectives.
  • Generate data in support of formal reporting requirements, such as the annual Foreign Military Training Report to Congress.
  • Assist in the establishment and maintenance of interagency information-sharing platforms, such as an All Partners Access Network (APAN) site.
  • Support the compilation and analysis of broader peacekeeping assessment data.
  • Update GPOI and APRRP outreach materials, including Fact Sheets and briefing materials.
  • Conduct other program-related support activities, as directed.

 

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • At least one (1) year of experience compiling, managing, and analyzing program data
  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Excel database management and/or other database tools '
  • High-level proficiency in other Microsoft Office applications, including Word, PowerPoint, and Teams
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field (political science, international relations, security studies, conflict resolution, foreign area studies, computer science, data science, monitoring and evaluation, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least one (1) year of experience developing and tracking program measures of effectiveness
  • At least (3) months experience working in a US government - especially US Department of State - setting, through an internship, fellowship, or employment experience
  • Experience importing, cleaning, organizing, and analyzing data from open-source databases
  • Experience creating data visualizations using software such as Power BI, Tableau, etc.
  • Master’s degree in a related field (political science, international relations, security studies, conflict resolution, foreign area studies, computer science, data science, monitoring and evaluation, etc.)

Security Clearance:  Candidates will need to have or obtain a Secret-level clearance