Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at Action Against Hunger

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at Action Against Hunger

Job Features

Job FieldNGO / Non-profit
Job TypeFull-Time
EducationBA/BSc/HND
LocationBorno State
Experience3 years

Location: Maiduguri, Borno
Starting date: As Soon as Possible
Job Type: Full Time
Direct Line Manager: Monitoring and Evaluation Manager

Objective 1

  • Support the operationalization of M&E systems on ACF projects to ensure compliance with donor and ACF M&E standards.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Draft M&E plan with support from the M&E manager
  • Develop, update or pre-test quality assurance checklist tools for M&E team in collaboration with M&E manager  and project staff
  • Provide support to the review and implementation of M&E systems for new projects, in collaboration with M&E manager and projects teams at the field level
  • Support teams to pilot data collection tools and integrate the findings into the final tools by providing feedback/error reports to the M&E Manager.
  • Facilitate the project’s use of mobile data collection by leading on the process and troubleshooting under the oversight of the M&E Manager.
  • Support to train and manage the M&E Field Assistants to carry out regular M&E functions, ensuring that all HR procedures and policies are respected.
  • Conduct appraisals of M&E Field Assistants as required by ACF guidelines alongside M&E Manager.
  • Provide oversight on the quality of program Implementation through

Objective 2

  • Ensure proper and timely implementation of ACF M&E tools, activities, and reporting.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure timely and quality data collection, inclusive of rapid needs assessments, rapid registration, and PDMs.
  • Ensure implementation of the M&E plan through routine monitoring of activities at the field level/health facilities including Warehouse monitoring
  • Support program team to ensure quantitative APRs are updated based on activities accomplished for the month.
  • Lead on the implementation of qualitative and participatory tools, including focus group discussions and key informant interviews to collect data from beneficiaries.
  • Ensure timely and quality data entry, analysis, and interpretation by working closely with the program, technical, and M&E teams.
  • Perform data cleaning on all data collected and upload into the server
  • Provide training to program teams on program activity monitoring and reporting

Objective 3

  • Document and promote good practice from planning, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation of activities and represent ACF in relevant forums and working groups at the LGA level

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively identify good practices based on M&E findings and encourage the utilization of data and M&E products.
  • Support M&E M to identify lessons learned and best practices, and produce case studies and human interest stories through collation and analysis of M&E information
  • Represent ACF externally in issues related to monitoring, evaluation, accountability, and reporting as needed.

Qualifications

  • Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Nutrition, international development, Public health, Demography or other science-related subjects, with previous experience working in humanitarian projects
  • At least 3 years of proven experience in the Monitoring, Evaluation, and Accountability of humanitarian or development programs.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of M&E concepts and international humanitarian quality standards
  • Experience with mobile data collection (preferred)
  • Fluency in English (both written and spoken skills)

Skills and Experience
Essential:

  • Minimum of 3 years M&E related work experience in an emergency context
  • Experience of data collection, collation, analysis, and report writing
  • Professional, motivated, open, creative, mature, responsible, flexible and, culturally sensitive
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills, and ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent team, budget and project management, and representation competencies
  • Excellent verbal and written skills in English
  • Commitment to and understanding of ACF aims, values, and principles
  • Excellent computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Excel, spreadsheets, ENA, Sphere standard, SPSS, SPHINX, or other statistical packages
  • Willing and able to be based and travel regularly within remote areas, where services are limited

Preferred:

  • Experience working in the northeast
  • Previous work experience with Implementing Partners (IPs)
  • Strong interpersonal and community norms understanding
  • Experience in community development programming, preferably in nutrition, food security, livelihoods, or WASH
  • Experience with mobile data collection processes and platforms
  • Experience in statistical analysis
  • Experience with participatory fieldwork methodologies
  • Familiarity with emergency donors (FFP, UNICEF, OFDA, ECHO, UN, DFID (now FCDO) reporting and regulations

Minimum Basic Salary
N236,585 NGN per month

Method of Application

Note: Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Interested and qualified? Go to Action Against Hunger | ACF-International on acfinternational.applytojob.com to apply

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