Catholic Relief Services Job Consultant For An External Evaluation Of CAFOD’s Central Sulawesi Earthquake and Tsunami Programme

In September 2018, CAFOD together with the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC), launched an emergency appeal in response to the Central Sulawesi Earthquake and Tsunami. CAFOD’s response to the Central Sulawesi Earthquake and Tsunami (funded by a combination of funds from the DEC Appeal, CAFOD Appeal and other donors) is being implemented by three partners: CRS (Catholic Relief Services), KARINA (Caritas Indonesia) and Caritas Switzerland. All three partners are members of Caritas Internationalis, a confederation of 165 Catholic relief, development and social service organisations operating in over 200 countries and territories worldwide.

The overall purpose of the final evaluation is to reflect on CAFOD’s Programme for the Central Sulawesi Earthquake and Tsunami, learn lessons and ensure accountability to donors, partners and project participants. The evaluation will assess implementation and results vis-à-vis OECD/DAC criteria, Sphere Standards and Core Humanitarian Standards. Findings from the final evaluation are intended to inform future programming.

The external evaluation consultant(s) should have proven experience of leading evaluations in a disaster relief and response contexts. Ideally the consultant will be familiar with the Indonesia context and have experience evaluating DEC-funded projects. The evaluator must meet the following technical qualifications:
  • Hold a Master’s degree in international development, social sciences, public administration, or a related field
  • Experience in the humanitarian sector
  • Substantial professional management or research experience specifically in the evaluating international development programs
  • A proven track record in conducting different types of evaluation and knowledge of various qualitative evaluation methods
  • Strong analytical and facilitation skills
  • Understanding of Core Humanitarian and Sphere Standards would be an advantage
  • Excellent English report writing skills
Applications should include:
  • An evaluation proposal providing an expression of interest, and outlining the chosen methodology, timeframe and summary budget in no more than 4 pages. A CV with two references.
  • Examples of past work may be requested from shortlisted candidates.
  • Applications for the consultancy should be submitted by e-mail to Josie O’Reilly at: [email protected] specifying in the subject line: Consultant for the evaluation of CAFOD’s Central Sulawesi Earthquake and Tsunami Programme
The ToR is available on the following link: CLICK HERE

The deadline for applications is: 3 February 2020