Regional Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor, Africa, Kenya, Zambia, Ethiopia

We are seeking D.C., Ghana, Kenya, Zambia, or Ethiopia-based Regional Monitoring & Evaluation Advisor who will provide leadership strengthening for both the organization’s and staff’s capacity in order to design and implement effective monitoring, evaluation, reporting, and learning systems. This position provides on-the-job capacity building, supportive mentoring/coaching for project M&E staff and key partners throughout the region, and ensuring quality data and analysis is available to program managers and donors in a timely manner. Also, this position will provide training/mentoring to field-based staff to ensure staff on each project office are trained and supported in M&E and that projects have institutionalized quality M&E systems. The M&E Advisor assignment location is open for discussion (may be based in Washington DC, Ghana, Kenya, Zambia, or Ethiopia) but requires frequent travel to other countries/project sites in the region.

Primary activities include, but are not limited to, supporting each country office to develop and implement Performance Monitoring and Evaluation Plans to include clearly defined indicators that reflect a causal model or results framework, operational protocols for collecting data and a system for the consistent and accurate collection, collation, analysis and use of data as well as clarity on the evaluation approach for outcome and impact level results; building staff capacity in controlling data quality and mitigating data risk--helping staff develop data quality standards and implement standard operating procedures to mitigate risk; conducting internal data quality audits of project M&E systems; helping to define standards, design elements and if need be review or advise on consultants scopes and products; participating in M&E reconnaissance and in specific proposal developments; and ensuring each program has a sufficient evaluation system/approach in place that allows the program to determine outcome and impact level results in context.In addition, this position will be responsible for supporting COP and Project Directors in extracting critical lessons learned and good practices from monitoring and reviewing of progress; ensuring that project monitoring, documentation, and learning approaches are consistently integrated, aligned, and mainstreamed into project activities; reviewing program M&E status (across the region) and provide feedback on needs, trends, best practices, and priorities to help establish regional/global activities and budgets;  and remaining informed of new developments in M&E and in donor regulation changes regarding M&E.

Minimum qualifications are a master’s degree in monitoring & evaluation, economic metrics, international development, agriculture, finance, or other related field. A minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in monitoring & evaluation within international development – including at least three (3) years’ experience with DFAP/MYAP programming and a demonstrated understanding of monitoring commodity systems is required. Candidates must have strong technical, analytical, and managerial capabilities with a proven record of successful project management, capacity building, and team building. Candidates should have demonstrated experience in data collection, statistical analysis, and reporting with computer-based statistical packages and databases (Epi Info, ACCESS, STATA, SPSS, etc.). In addition, candidates with experience working with international donors and familiarity with USAID rules and regulations are highly preferred. Fluency in English and French language is required. The ability and willingness to travel internationally is required (up to 40%).

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Popular Posts


AB Bank Zambia Abt Associates ACC Anti Corruption Commission Zambia Access Bank Accountant Administration Afdb African Development Bank Agriculture Airtel Zambia Atlas Copco Zambia AU African Union Aviation Jobs AWF African Wildlife Foundation BancABC BANKING JOBS Barclays Bank Zambia Blantyre BOZ Bank of Zambia British Council in Zambia CARE INTERNATIONAL ZAMBIA Cavmont Bank Center for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia CHAI Clinton Health Access Initiative Chamber of Mines of Zambia Chibombo Chililabombwe Chingola Chipata Chirundu Choma Citibank Civil Engineer Climate Change and Environment COMESA Community Development Jobs Consultancy Copperbelt Copperbelt Energy Corporation Copperbelt University CRS Catholic Relief Services Customer Care Customer Support - Technical Support Danish Refugee Council DBZ DEVELOPMENT BANK OF ZAMBIA Democratic of the Congo Driver Jobs ECOBANK ZAMBIA Economist Education EGPAF Elizabeth Glazer Pediatric AIDS Foundation ELECTORAL COMMISSION OF ZAMBIA Electrical Engineering Environmental Jobs ERB Energy Regulation Board ESAMI Eastern and Southern African Management Institute FHI360 Finance Finca Malawi FINCA Zambia First Quantum Minerals Ltd FNB FIRST NATIONAL BANK ZAMBIA Food and Nutrition GOVERNMENT JOBS Graduate Trainee Health Hospitality Jobs HPCZ Health Professions Council of Zambia Human Resources Human Rights ICT JOBS Insurance Jobs Internship IRC International Rescue Committee Islamic Relief Jhpiego Kabwe Kalulushi Kalumbila Kasama Kasumbalesa Kitwe Konkola Copper Mines plc Lecturer Legal Aid Board Legal Jobs Librarian Lilongwe Livingstone LMC Lumwana Mining Company Limited Lubambe Copper Mine Limited Lumwana Lusaka Lusaka University Maamba Collieries Limited Malawi Jobs Marie Stopes Zambia Marketing Mazabuka Mechanical Engineering MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS MEDICAL STORES LIMITED Mining Jobs Ministry of Gender and Child Development Ministry of local government and housing MKUSHI Mongu Monitoring and Evaluation Mopani Copper Mines PLC MPIKA MTN Zambia MU MULUNGUSHI UNIVERSITY Mufulira NAPSA National Pension Scheme Authority National Airports Corporation National Milling Corporation NCC NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR CONSTRUCTION Ndola NEPAD NFNC National Food and Nutrition Commission NGO JOBS NHA National Housing Authority NLACW National Legal Aid Clinic for Women NPA National Prosecution Authority NRFA National Road Fund Agency NU Northrise University OXFAM PACRA Patents and Companies Registration Agency PACT PATH INTERNATIONAL PC Population Council Peace Corps Zambia PIA Pensions and Insurance Authority Plan International Procurement Jobs Project Manager PSI Puma Energy International Purchasing - Supplies Manager PwC RDA Road Development Agency Records Management Research Restless Development Rural Electrification Authority SADC Southern African Development Community Sales Sandvik Save the Children SCHOLARSHIPS Security Jobs SNV ZAMBIA Solwezi Standard Chartered Bank Statistician SUPPLY CHAIN Teaching Jobs Telecommunications The World Bank UN United Nations UNDP UNICEF UNZA University of Zambia US Embassy in Zambia USAID Zambia Veterinary Council of Zambia Volunteering VSO Voluntary Service Overseas WaterAid Zambia WFP World Food Programme WHO World Health Organization Workers Compensation Fund World Vision WWSC Western Water and Sewerage Company Zambia Banks Zambia Breweries Plc Zambia Catholic University Zambia Red Cross Society Zambia Sugar Plc Zamtel Zanaco Zambia National Commercial Bank ZAWA Zambia Wildlife Authority ZDA Zambia Development Agency ZEMA Zambia Environmental Management Agency ZESCO Zambia Electricity Supply Corporation Limited ZICA Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants ZICTA Zambia Information n Communications Technology Authority Zimbabwe ZIPAR Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and Research ZNBS ZAMBIA NATIONAL BUILDING SOCIETY ZRA Zambia Revenue Authority ZTB Zambia Tourism Board ZWMA Zambia Weights and Measure Agency