QED is a global consulting firm with more than 20 years of experience providing data-driven and insightful solutions in close to 100 countries. We are passionate about transforming lives through knowledge-based solutions. Leveraging deep expertise in monitoring, evaluation, global health, and learning, we help our clients collect, analyze, visualize, and ultimately use data in more effective ways. Our work maximizes results through the use of cutting-edge technologies and innovation, organizational development, and evidence-based decision-making.
We envision that with the support of the Education, Youth and Child Development (EYCD) Program Advisor, project management teams (PMTs) will be empowered to proactively integrate USAID learning cycle processes into a cohesive project management approach which leads toward collaboration, learning, and adaptation (CLA) for improved development results. Further, the Program Advisor will support USAID/Uganda in monitoring the work of implementing partners.
The EYCD Program Advisor will be responsible for overall support to their respective assigned project(s). They must support the USAID project management team and project managers/coordinators to facilitate cohesive project management through the use of collaboration, learning, and adaptation. They must support the USAID PMT to track project progress toward its project purpose. They must support USAID PMT informed decision making with appropriate knowledge collection and dissemination within the project. They will track the overall project theory of change over the life of the project, monitor assumptions, and advise the PMT on opportunities and challenges related to USAID’s achievement of key project outcomes. They will facilitate internal and external collaboration with the project and other USAID projects, as well as with external project partners and stakeholders. They will provide overall project support and advisory services which enable USAID PMTs to manage the project effectively and cohesively, catalyzing continuous improvement, and galvanizing demonstrated project impact. S/he will work collaboratively within a team of project management specialists on the USAID Learning Activity, led by a Senior Project Support Manager.
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