M&E Officer at NRC, Badghis, Afghanistan

Deadline: 23 October 2018

Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Monitoring & Evaluation M&E Officer in Badghis, Afghanistan.

The purpose of a Monitoring & Evaluation Officer Position is to contribute with specific technical competences to project implementation. The main role and responsibilities of this position is to lead the M&E process in Badghis Area, documentation, data collection, preparing monitoring reports, support the program departments.

NRC provides assistance, protection and durable solutions to refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The M&E Officer will perform the following functions:

  • Ensure adherence with NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines.
  • Prepare and develop status reports as required by management.
  • Ensure proper filing of documents.
  • Ensure that projects target beneficiaries most in need, and explore and asses new and better ways to assist.
  • Promote and share ideas for technical improvement.
  • Coordinate process of M&E systems for the Badghis Area.
  • Lead the accountability and M&E processes of the Area office including the Spot checks, Exit interview, and any other control measures.
  • Support and contribute to the development of a data management system through documentation, implementation and coordination of standardizes information flow of M&E activities and reporting.
  • Support with needs assessments, monitoring activites and reporting – as required.
  • Support in standardizing M&E across projects.
  • Support in developing data collection methodology and tools, and in actual data collection, as needed.
  • Support in data management and development of clear information flow between program and M&E staff, as needed.
  • Ensure that monitoring data are reported in a timely manner to relevant program and managerial staff.
  • Prepare monitoring reports in a timely manners and disseminate to the relative stakeholders.
  • Capacity building and training of program staff on M&E technical and conceptual areas, as needed.
  • Support the Programme Department in new initiatives, should these arise during the employment period.
  • Other activities agreed and discussed.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • A university degree in social science, economics, rural development or in other related fields.
  • Prior experience with monitoring and evaluation required.
  • At least 2 year’s experience in an international NGO preferably in an emergency or post-conflict setting, preferably including M&E capacity and systems development.
  • Experience with and knowledge of principles and current approaches to monitoring and evaluation in relief and development programs, using both quantitative and qualitative methods.
  • Demonstrated ability to transfer knowledge to diverse audiences through training, mentoring and other formal and non-formal methods.
  • English language proficiency (speaking, reading, writing).
  • Fluency in Dari, Pashtu.
  • Excellent computer skills, including MS Office (Word, Excel).
  • Nationality of Afghanistan.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit NRC.