FSD Africa Consultative Process on Impact Evaluation with FSD Trusts vacancy in Africa 2013


Call for Expression of Interest
Consultative Process on Impact Evaluation with FSD Trusts in Africa
FSDA wishes to identify consultants and/or a consulting firm who could manage a consultative process on impact evaluation involving the FSDs in Africa and the UK’s Department for International Development (“DFID”).
The consultative process should result inter alia in (1) consensus among the FSDs, DFID and other stakeholders as to how best to evaluate the impact of FSD – type interventions, (2) the design of tools and systems to allow FSDs to measure impact more effectively and (3) a concrete evaluation plan for the network.

FSDA seeks consultants and/or a consulting firm with demonstrable experience of a range of impact evaluation approaches both quantitative and qualitative, and a solid understanding of the mechanisms through which financial sector development contributes to economic growth and poverty reduction.

Prior experience of working with DFID and/or other donor organisations would be an advantage.
Your/your consortium’s EOI should contain:
Names, full CVs, location of key individuals and outline of team structure;ƒ ƒ
A short statement of why you believe you/your consortium has the right experience and blend of ƒ ƒexpertise for this assignment;
A short description of anticipated risks and how you would expect to deal with these;ƒ ƒ
Confirmation of your/your consortium’s availability to carry out this work, giving details of any prior ƒ ƒcalls on your/your consortium’s time (NB allowing for procurement processes, it is envisaged the project will start in January 2014 and run until September 2014);
Any other information that you believe should be taken into account in the shortlisting process.ƒ ƒ
Detailed Terms of References (ToRs) can be obtained from www.fsdkenya.org/opportunities.
Your EOI, which should not exceed 3 sides of A4 (font size 11), excluding CVs, company brochures etc., should be sent to info@fsdafrica.org under the subject line ‘’Expression of interest: Consultative Process on Impact Evaluation with the Financial Sector Deepening Trusts in Africa’’ by noon on Thursday, 14 November, 2013.