Capacity Building Specialist, USAID/Nigeria Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Support Activity at Management Systems International – MSI

    Abuja FCT
    Posted 7 months ago

    Job Type: Local Staff
    Job Classification: Proposal (conditional)

    Proposal Summary

    • The Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Support Activity for USAID/Nigeria will assist the Mission with performance monitoring, evaluation and learning, including field-based monitoring; data quality assessments; data gathering and verification; evaluations and special studies/assessments; the collection of context indicators; organizational learning; and knowledge management.

    Position Summary

    • MSI is seeking a Capacity Building Specialist who will be responsible for leading and overseeing the capacity-building technical assistance to be provided to USAID and implementing partner staff on monitoring and evaluation (M&E) topics.
    • Support will include classroom training, coaching and mentoring. MSI anticipates this to be a full-time position over a five-year period. Kindly note that this position is contingent upon award and USAID approval.


    • Adapt or develop appropriate capacity-building materials and technical assistance plans to address M&E needs of USAID staff and implementing partner staff.
    • Develop and apply a variety of capacity assessment methods to determine M&E capacity needs.
    • Design capacity building strategies based on those needs.
    • Create and conduct training and other capacity building activities as developed in the strategies.
    • Coach and mentor USAID and implementing partner staff to help them apply M&E concepts learned during training in their jobs.
    • Conduct other duties as assigned.


    • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline from an accredited university.
    • At least five (5) years of proven work experience in the field of M&E and/or capacity building.
    • Demonstrated skills in capacity building, training and performance monitoring and evaluation.
    • Demonstrated experience working on donor-funded projects.
    • Knowledge and ability to use Microsoft Office programs.

    Method of Application


    • Only Nigerian citizens are eligible for this position
    • Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.
    • MSI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer.

    Interested and qualified? Go to Management Systems International – MSI on to apply

    Job Features


    5 years

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