Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Summit Recruitment

Specific duties and responsibilities include the following:

Lead the needs assessments and baseline surveys/data collection process prior to IRS campaigns.
Lead establishment of routine M&E systems to support tracking of IRS program activities, progress, and performance.
Improve programmatic monitoring efforts through managing the data collection of routine spray activities from county-based spray teams and reporting the data for internal and client use.
Design, review and test M&E tools for reporting formats and data collection.
Ensure appropriate skills are maintained with the national and county IRS staff through focused trainings for continued maintenance of the established M&E tracking systems.
Track and report data on all project indicators to the Abt Home Office, PMI/Kenya and PMI/Washington. This includes regular updating of the project’s official Monitoring and Evaluation Plan.
Provide overall technical guidance and supervision of the M&E team.
Prepare performance monitoring plans, including developing and defining program indicators and sources of data, as well as annual reports and other project documents.
Conduct periodic internal Data Quality Assessments and prepare the project for possible external Data Quality Audits to ensure validity, integrity, precision, reliability and timeliness of all performance data, identifying gaps and suggesting corrective actions on time.
The position requires frequent travel to IRS implementing counties and field sites for routine monitoring, program supervision, and support.

Qualification requirements include the following:

Masters Degree in a relevant social science field such as MPH, Environmental health, Community Health, Epidemiology or Biostatistics.
At least six (6) years of relevant professional experience in program monitoring and evaluation and in research, with previous IRS or other malaria program experience desirable.
Experience in MS Access, GIS applications; and GPS measurement data collection desirable.
Experience with mobile phone programming for data collection and reporting.
Experience and familiarity with USAID program monitoring and evaluation, and performance monitoring.
Strong analytic and quantitative database management skills, budgeting and report writing.
English language fluency.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter and updated CV to [email protected]


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