Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor - Cuso International HND / BA / BSc Job2023-08-08 16:25 Administrative / Management Calabar 184 views
Location: Calabar, Cross Rivers
Job type: Contract
Start Date: October 2023
Placement Length: 6 Months
Language Requirements: English
As the Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor, you will monitor, evaluate and report on strategic outcomes based on reliable evidence. You will also engage stakeholders in learning and planning project course corrections and communicating results.
This will involve keeping abreast of research, gathering and communicating lessons learned from experience; partnering with colleagues, other advisors, consultants and institutions; and playing a strong advocacy role within and on behalf of the project.
In addition, you will be responsible for ensuring that the skills of partners and staff are continuously enhanced. The aim of the placement is to support and strengthen the MEAL unit of partner organizations.
As a volunteer, you will:
Support in the design and implementation of appropriate data collection tools and procedures needed to account for project outcomes, in collaboration with all relevant staff, volunteers, and partners.
Support weekly, monthly and quarterly reporting on activities by project component managers, to ensure effective monitoring and documentation of project progress as per Annual Work Plans and the project Performance Measurement Framework (PMF).
Analyze project data periodically and generate summary reports on project progress against targets, using indicators defined in the project results framework
Support internal mid-year and annual reporting requirements, and the needs of external program evaluations.
Support monitoring and evaluation of capacity-building initiatives of the project with project staff and stakeholders.
Design, facilitate and provide internal capacity-building support for strategic learning on project results related to gender equity, environmental responsibility and youth-based constraints on business development and employment
Provide Monitoring and Evaluation Technical Assistance for the M&E component during proposal development
Support partners to design and review their M & E Policy and Plan.
A University Degree in Evaluation, Statistics, Social Science, Development Studies or a related discipline
Minimum 5 years working in monitoring and evaluation of funded projects and programs; preferably in the area of natural resources management and/or market systems/enterprise development.
Logical framework approach to defining project outcomes and indicators
Methods for monitoring and evaluation (including quantitative, qualitative and participatory)
Planning and implementation of M&E systems
Capacity building in M&E development and implementation
Facilitating learning-orientated focus group discussions with multiple stakeholders
Demonstrated experience in measuring and tracking vulnerable groups in programs and projects
Good understanding of what determines vulnerability in humanitarian and development context
Experience disaggregating information and data by sex, age, social-economic status, marital status, disability and vulnerable groups
Demonstrated experience with integrating and measuring gender equality results including:
Gender disaggregated and gender-sensitive baselines, indicators and targets
Gender-sensitive data collection & analysis
Gender equality objectives in partner’s capacity building plans
Application Closing Date
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
Note: Open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada Only.