As a women-owned business, The Cloudburst Group is creating impact, empowering communities, building resilience—where and when it matters. We are seeking an Evaluation Specialist who will work across a portfolio of rigorous evaluations and assessments on our Global Development Research and Evaluation team. This position will contribute to the implementation of all evaluation activities including research and analysis; program monitoring, evaluation, and assessments; presentation of findings and recommendations; and technical assistance, collaboration, and administration.
Participate in the development of a range of evaluation designs and data collection methodologies, which include experimental (Randomized Control Trial) and quasi-experimental (Difference in Difference, Regression Discontinuity, Instrumental Variables) methods and non-experimental methods. Conduct rigorous final evaluations in the context of missing or flawed baselines, ex-post or retrospective evaluations, and meta evaluations. International travel* (short term assignments) is required to conduct pilot and scoping studies, impact and performance evaluations, needs assessments and environmental scans.
The Cloudburst Group (Cloudburst) is a mission-driven, women-owned, small business whose staff strive to create impact, empower communities, and build resiliency. Cloudburst works at the intersection of domestic and international development with the goal of improving the effectiveness of programs and investments targeted to build social, economic, and environmental resilience in the U.S. and abroad. Starting with a problem statement, theory of change, desire to increase effectiveness or better measure the impact of investments, we work to capture and generate data that empower people, organizations, and communities to effect change and provide the foundation for a more positive and sustainable future.
The Cloudburst Group is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. Cloudburst will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
Please submit your interest online at with a copy of your resume, and a cover letter with desired salary. Final candidates will be asked for writing samples and examples of STATA/R coding.
*Due to the current environment, Cloudburst personnel are not traveling internationally at this time. However, this position would be required to do some international travel when the situation changes.