Deadline 24 October 2019
The Monitoring and Evaluation / Research Assistant will work closely with the programme staff to catalyse the growth and development of our programmes through improving quality, effectiveness and funding, in line with the organization’s Programmatic Strategic Framework 2019 - 2023, through developing sound MEAL frameworks to enhance our ability to demonstrate the impact of our work.
Programme quality: Undertake/commission organised reviews, research and analysis and spend time in reflective consideration to develop a comprehensive understanding of how program quality can be achieved across programs; Work with the program coordinators to ensure quality, coherence and impact of the Zimbabwe program through monitoring and evaluation (plays an advisory and oversight role) of the impact of the various components of the program; Critically analyse program strategies and approaches and facilitate appropriate change to ensure program outcomes are sustainable; Support in driving the integration of gender, diversity, HIV/AIDS, advocacy and influencing in programming; Support program teams and partners in making complex technical information accessible and usable by non-specialists within/out the defined program area; Ensure practical program work plans are drawn up and monitored effectively; Lead on the development and implementation of Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) frameworks and tools for programmes and projects with the support of the Programme Coordinator and program staff; Work with staff to embed the understanding that program quality is based on achieving real impact and sustainable change outcomes, not just on adhering to procedures and standards; Ensure program staff are kept fully informed of changing internal and external ideas and approaches; Support program staff to create and maximise the links between program work and advocacy and campaign strategies and activities; Initiate and improve on ways to feed learning into management decisions about program strategy and direction.
Technical Skills, Experience & Knowledge Essential
Advanced degree in Development Studies, Social Sciences or relevant field and post graduate qualification in monitoring and evaluation; Experience in using SPSS, STATA, excel, access, spreadsheets, power point; A minimum of 3 years working experience in similar position
Send your CV and one page cover letter to email@example.com with the subject "MONITORING AND EVALUATION ASSISTANT"
Created: October 21, 2019
Category: Ngo, Social Services, Kubatana
Expiry Date: Oct. 24, 2019