Monitoring & Evaluation Officer at WHO, Ankara, Turkey

Deadline: 1 September 2018

World Health Organization (WHO) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Monitoring & Evaluation Officer in Ankara, Turkey. The duration of this post is for 12 months.

The primary role of WHO is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Monitoring & Evaluation Officer will perform the following functions-

  • Facilitate the monitoring of the incident at the country level, design methodologies, tools, and indicators for monitoring the implementation of projects and operations; evaluating the quality of outputs including the management, coordination, effectiveness and resource mobilization of multisectoral emergency prevention, preparedness, response and recovery action plans and programmes.
  • Provide technical support to the different health clusters in identifying public health baselines, health specific interventions that are evidence based; synergize the integration and incorporation into related work plans, ensuring compliance with existing reporting requirements.
  • Determine the data information elements that are required internally and externally to support the health sector/cluster coordination and decision-making, design standardized methods of capturing and consolidating evidence based health interventions and document lessons learnt, best practices and trend analyses for promoting accountability, responsiveness and transparency.
  • Build and strengthen national capacities for monitoring and evaluation of national health programmes, through conducting needs assessment, defining training needs, develop strategies to achieve targets and facilitate implementation of training activities.
  • Assess the impact and effectiveness of responding to health emergencies at the national level, evaluate the relationship between emergency programmes and operational structures in WCO; identify gaps, recommend capacities required to improve effectiveness; suggest remedial actions to allow greater predictability, accountability, and partnerships.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • First university degree in information management, public health, epidemiology, economics, international development, life sciences, public or business administration from an accredited/recognized institute.
  • Advanced university degree (Master’s level or above) in information management, public health, epidemiology, economics, international development, public or business administration from an accredited/recognized institute.
  • Certified training in monitoring and evaluation.
  • Good research and documentation skills especially for ‘best practices’ in organizational change.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Expert knowledge of Arabic. of Turkish.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WHO.