IDinsight helps global leaders combat poverty by designing, deploying and promoting evidence-generating tools. With operations in nearly two dozen countries, IDinsight works with Governments, non-governmental organisations, foundations, and social businesses across Africa and Asia, to translate data into actionable insights. They provide rigorous evidence, helping clients better understand how to use data to inform decisions and improve social sector programs across health, education, agriculture, sanitation, finance, energy and governance. IDinsight is on track to improve millions of lives by transforming the way the global social sector innovates, learns and improves, utilising the following approaches:
IDinsight are seeking analytical, dynamic, and passionate Project Managers to join their team in Morocco.
As the new Project Manager, you will oversee all aspects of client engagements (with support from IDinsight's technical team, Directors and Partners) and drive each client's ability to achieve their social impact goals. Consequently, you will be expected to draw on your diverse range of skills and experience, which includes: establishing trusted advisor relationships with clients, mentoring high-performing early career professionals (Associates and Senior Associates), and developing expertise in a broad range of econometric, data, and field experiment tools. You will also be responsible for overseeing project and/or office-related safety & security risk management for your team. As the ideal candidate, you will be a dynamic leader who is passionate about making a difference, possesses exceptional analytical skills, and thrives in an entrepreneurial, developing country setting. IDinsight invests heavily in their employees professional development and expects them to think critically and creatively about how to maximise their clients’ social impact.
Preferred Start Date: April - August 2020
Please note that IDinsight require a cover letter to be included within your application. Your cover letter should address your interest in this role and IDinsight as an organisation, as well as your earliest possible start date. You cover letter should also demonstrate your knowledge and understanding of IDinsight's work.
IDinsight’s mission is to use data and evidence to help leaders combat poverty worldwide. IDinsight designs, deploys and promotes evidence-generating tools that help people improve lives worldwide. They work with governments, non-governmental organisations, foundations, and social businesses across many sectors throughout Africa and Asia. ID insight aims to improve millions of lives by transforming the ways in which the social sector innovates, learns, and improves. The team are driven by a set of common values which direct their actions: Impact, Ownership, Systems Perspective, Honesty, Service, Community of Leaders, Humility, Professionalism. These values are a statement of each individual’s commitment to their teammates, clients, and partners.
Since their launch in 2012 IDinsight has advanced the idea of decision-focused evaluations, which are rigorous impact evaluations designed to answer their clients’ highest priority questions within the real-world constraints and timelines that they face. To date, they have conducted over 50 impact evaluations across 13 countries.
2018 was an exciting year of impact, innovation, and growth at IDinsight. The team launched new embedded learning partnerships with governments across Asia and Africa and strengthened existing ones with the Governments of Ghana, India, Malawi, and Zambia. In addition to conducting rigorous “decision-focused” impact evaluations for leaders, ID insight launched innovative data and evidence tools to help their partner organisations solve some of the world’s most pressing challenges, and also expanded into new geographies.
The team are growing fast and IDinsight have expanded their global presence, opening four new offices in Bangalore, Dakar, Johannesburg, and Washington, DC, and placed new embedded teams in Lilongwe and Accra in 2018.