Evaluation Officer (1 year FTC)

Recruiter
Careers and Enterprise Company
Location
London (Central)
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
17 May 2018
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Role Scope

Work as a key part of the team to monitor and evaluate the programmes run by the Careers & Enterprise Company. The role will be involved in working across the Company to support data collection and the presentation of monitoring and evaluation data in a way that supports the wider organisation to gain insights into strategy and operations.

Key Responsibilities

1) Data collection and management

  • Work with the Evaluation Manager to implement the Company’s approach to data collection and management.
  • Design surveys and qualitative data collection approaches and undertake fieldwork to collect data.
  • Be responsible for the input, collation, cleaning, management and initial analysis of monitoring and evaluation data.
  • Work with the wider team across the Company to quality assure input data.

2) Presenting and disseminating data

  • Help to present findings in a variety of engaging, clear and credible ways (e.g. writing reports, creating dashboards, producing visualisations, charts and infographics).
  • Support the wider team by responding to ad-hoc requests for data and helping staff to draw insights from our monitoring and evaluation.
  • Develop original insights and recommendations, working with our design and communications agencies.

3) Provide project management support

  • Help support the management of a number of external evaluations.

4) Other requirements

  • To provide support for the Head of Research and Data and for the Evaluation Manager.
  • To undertake other key activities related to research, evaluation and monitoring as directed.

Qualifications & Experience required

  • Degree in a relevant quantitative or social science discipline.
  • Experience of data collection and management
  • Experience of conducting evaluation and research projects.
  • Experience of relevant data management and analytical packages e.g. Excel, SPSS and salesforce or similar CRM system.
  • Knowledge of the education system in England.
  • Proven ability to deliver at pace with inputs from diverse data sources.
  • Project management experience including delivering to time/scope/cost and how to build in learning opportunities.

Skills & Core Competencies

  • Collaborative and good at building relationships; working with colleagues, partner organisations and beyond, to achieve one mission.
  • Good at influencing others, a responsive written and verbal communicator with strong interpersonal skills, confident working with individuals at all levels.
  • Analytical, creative and strategic, a good problem solver, with excellent attention to detail.
  • Pragmatic and adaptable with the ability to use initiative amid ambiguity.
  • A positive team player with a commitment to personal development and the confidence to learn quickly by doing.

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