Organizational Development Consultant

  • Full Time
  • United States
  • Oct 19, 2022

Website World Learning

Job Description

World Learning is a leading international non-profit organization and higher education institution working globally to enhance the capacity and commitment of individuals, institutions, and communities to create a more sustainable, peaceful, and just world. We are seeking and organizational development expert to support design of upcoming USAID education, youth development, and inclusive development projects. The consultancy is for approximately 10-15 business days between the beginning of October 2022 and the end of December 2022.

Responsibilities

• Conduct a desk review of current trends and best practices in organizational development (OD) and OD measurement tools for USAID projects, resulting in a summary report

• Conduct desk review of past organizational development approaches or tools used in World Learning programming; provide recommendations on which approaches, tools, and capacities are in line with current trends and best practices

• Participate in design sessions, drawing on best practices to contribute to the development of the technical approach

• Draft technical content upon request, including sample language to be included in the proposal

• Review early proposal drafts, providing feedback on overall technical approach

Requirements

• Master’s degree in a related field

• 7+ years of relevant experience providing technical leadership for organizational development, including USAID programs

• Demonstrated expertise in organizational capacity development in the field of international development, including familiarity with the organizational capacity assessment tool (OCAT) and Human and Institutional Capacity Development (HICD)

• Experience working in a similar capacity with international organizations preferred

• Excellent oral and written communication skills

• Proficiency in using MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; comfortable using email and Microsoft Teams

World Learning is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action/veterans/ADA employer, committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce.

About the Organization

The World Learning Inc. Family

World Learning | worldlearning.org

World Learning works globally to enhance the capacity and commitment of individuals, institutions, and communities to create a more peaceful and just world through education, sustainable development, and exchange. Our programs advance leadership in more than 150 countries.

The Experiment in International Living | experiment.org

The Experiment in International Living is the most experienced provider of summer abroad programs for high school students. For more than 85 years, our immersive programs have allowed participants to explore the world in an authentic and impactful way, while developing enduring friendships through hands on cultural experiences and homestays. Students come away from The Experiment with invaluable cultural, interpersonal, leadership, language, and college-prep skills that help them thrive in diverse environments and careers.

SIT |sit.edu

School for International Training (SIT), founded more than 50 years ago as a training center for early Peace Corps volunteers, provides accredited undergraduate study abroad programs on all seven continents and global and low-residency master’s degrees focused on the world’s most pressing issues. Undergraduates on SIT Study Abroad programs engage deeply with a critical global issue—climate and the environment; development and inequality; global health; media, the arts, and social change; peace and human rights; or migration and identity—within specific cultural and geographical contexts. SIT Graduate Institute students get hands-on professional training in the fields of climate change and global sustainability, conflict transformation and peace and justice leadership, international education, sustainable development, and TESOL. All SIT programs are based on the experiential learning model and a commitment to social justice.

An organizational commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and access.

We are a globally diverse community of staff, faculty, board members, alumni, students, and participants who believe that inclusive and equitable practices are at the heart of a peaceful and just world. Each of us strives to honor diverse voices and lived experiences, examine our own biases and privileges, actively work to address inequities in our structures, and foster a community of open dialogue. We are committed to acting with accountability, transparency, reciprocity, authenticity, and empathy.

World Learning is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action/veterans/ADA employer, committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce.

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