Tunisia: Research and Evaluation Coordinator

Internews Network

About the organization

Internews empowers people worldwide with the trustworthy, high-quality news and information they need to make informed decisions, participate in their communities, and hold power to account. We seek to realize the potential of a digitally connected world: a world in which evidence-based information advances human progress, enables broad opportunity and accountability, and fuels vibrant civic debate.

For more than 35 years, in more than 100 countries, Internews has worked to build healthy media and information environments where they are most needed. We have proudly incubated hundreds of sustainable organizations, bolstered the skills of thousands of media professionals, activists, and citizens, and helped these partners reach millions of people with quality, local information.

Duties

Internews is seeking a Research and Evaluation Coordinator to join our team in Tunisia as part of the USAID-funded PTP project. The project focuses on strengthening key electoral institutions, civil society organizations, media and elected officials in order to increase public trust and inclusive participation in the political process. Internews’s aim is to work with its partners to better inform and engage Tunisian citizens and civil society groups in elections and political processes. We aim to achieve this by creating healthy, dynamic and transparent information environments that empower citizens to make better-informed decisions, bridge divides, participate more fully in their communities, and hold power to account.

This role will report to the Internews Tunisia Senior Media Advisor and will work in close collaboration with the MENA Impact and Learning Team and relevant HQ departments as required.

Qualifications

Essential

Ability to work and reside in Tunisia;
Strong qualitative and quantitative research skills, and experience of designing and managing mixed methods research in support of implementation, including the design of indicators and appropriate data collection methods;
Experience in planning, coordinating and implementing research and analysis with multi-disciplinary teams;
Experience in undertaking or managing fieldwork and adapting methods to challenging and resource-constrained conditions;
Strong presentation skills and experience in adapting oral and written research outputs to present in non-technical language to diverse audiences from grassroots to senior levels, including NGO staff, non-researchers, academics and donors;
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to engage appropriately with audiences, journalists, local researchers, contractors, senior project staff and donors;
Track record of delivering research findings on time, on budget and to a high standard;
At least 5 years of experience in the design and implementation of research and M&E activities implemented by national/international organizations;
Excellent English writing skills.

Desired

Strong knowledge of the media landscape in Tunisia;
Prior experience on USAID funded projects.

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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