Deadline: 30 June 2021
United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Programme Associate, Monitoring & Evaluation in Banjul, Gambia.
UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.
Key Job Responsibilities
The Programme Associate, Monitoring & Evaluation will perform the following functions:
- Planning function
- Support data (qualitative and quantitative) collection, verification and analysis from various sources across the different CO sectoral interventions for reporting, documentation and presentation.
- Monitoring function
- Support the monitoring of the country programme deliverables and performance regularly through review of key performance indicators to inform decision making,ongoing programme development as well as for efficient management and accountability of results.
- Cross sectorial function
- Support implementation of innovation across all programming areas including real-time monitoring and reporting in close coordination with relevant staff members and partners.
- Evaluation function
- Support the monitoring of evaluation management response’s as planned and regularly update the database related to evaluation and research.
- Support the dissemination of key findings from evaluation, research, studies, and surveys for policy related advocacy.
Applicants must have:
- Completion of secondary education is required, preferably supplemented by technical or university courses (in Social Sciences, Economic Sciences, Engineering, or other relevant technical field to the description of the assignment).
- Minimum 6 year’s progressive work experience in programme support related roles encompassing planning, monitoring and reporting functions is essential.
- Prior experience in planning, monitoring and reporting functions is essential.
- Ability to be flexible and hard-working, both independently and in a team environment, in a high pressure on-call environment with changing priorities is essential.
- Strong organizational, planning and prioritizing skills and abilities as well as attention to detail and strong analytical skills is essential.
- Knowledge of computer systems and applications e.g. MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) with the ability to analyze data using spreadsheet and database packages and handling web-based management systems to inform decision making is essential.
- Fluency in English is required.
- Knowledge of another official UN language or local language of the duty station is considered as an asset.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit applications through online process.
For more information, visit UNICEF.