Position: Senior Associate
Deadline: August 15, 2019. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.
About the job
We are looking for a Senior Associate (consultant/contractor) for our rapidly growing team in Spain or Washington, DC. You will be part of a dynamic and evolving organization, and be asked to provide a range of technical and project management functions to our projects, including
Structure data analyses and apply statistical concepts
Develop performance management systems and tailored IT solutions
Financial modeling and analysis
Preparation and drafting of proposals and client deliverables in MSWord and PowerPoint
Carry out literature reviews and policy analyses
Author analytical briefs and market insights for clients
Participate in cost-benefit analysis, impact evaluations, and social and environmental policy design.
Provide research and apply creative thinking to develop new innovations for Levoca Impact Labs to take on.
Apply and recommend new technologies and approaches to enhance value added to our clients
Candidate Profile and Qualifications
Advanced degree (PhD or Masters) in economics, statistics, business administration, finance, public policy or other relevant discipline
At least 5 years of full-time experience working in international development projects. Familiarity with major international development agencies (World Bank, USAID, UN, DFID) is a must.
Superb analytical skills and knowledge of quantitative statistical techniques
Advanced proficiency in data analysis, and demonstrated knowledge of relevant IT systems for M&E and performance management solutions for social sector organizations, such as PowerBi, Stata, Salesforce, ETO Social Solutions.
Experience in designing and implementing rigorous impact evaluations for international development programs
Superb project management skills with experience in management consulting a plus
Good communication and inter-personal skills, team player, and results and solutions oriented
Ability to work in Spain or Washington DC, and willingness to travel internationally on a periodic basis.
Excellent English (Near native fluency) - read, speak, write is a must. Knowledge of a second language is a plus, particularly French or Spanish.
Creative, out of the box thinker, able to propose new ideas and link into new trends, best practice and technology.
Levoca Impact Labs pays competitive salaries commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Candidates should indicate their salary history and expectations on their application.
Applications will be accepted and interviewed on a rolling basis. Interested applicants should submit a CV and brief cover letter as a single file to email@example.com with “Application: Senior Associate in the subject line of the email.