Deadline: 8 January 2020
Palladium is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Monitoring and Evaluation Officer in Kebbi, Nigeria.
The Monitoring and Evaluation Officer will be responsible to contribute to the development and implementation of the Task Order (TO) 4 MELP to systematically document performance for technical team to ensure the TO4 implementation is on track.
Palladium’s mission is to catalyze an enriched future for all.
Key Job Responsibilities
The Monitoring and Evaluation Officer will perform the following functions-
- Contribute to the development and implementation of the TO4 MELP to systematically document performance for technical team to ensure the TO4 implementation is on track.
- Generate robust evidence for programmatic learning that leads to action, decision making, and impact.
- Together with Senior MEL Manager, ensures the alignment of M&E activities with program goals and contributes to the development of annual work plans to identify TO4 targets and ensure inclusion of M&E activities.
- Monitor project activities and tracks these activities against the TO4 results framework.
- Conduct visits to LGAs as necessary for data validation to monitor the quality and completeness of data sets.
- Generate monthly indicator reports and tracking progress against key indicators.
- Work closely with the Kebbi stakeholders and trains M&E staff at the LGA, facility, and community levels to build their M&E capacity.
- Contribute to the identification, analysis, and synthesis of technical knowledge and evidence-based information in intervention areas including family planning, reproductive, maternal and child health, malaria, nutrition and immunization.
- Report directly to Senior MEL Manager.
Applicants must have:
- Bachelor’s degree / HND in demography, statistics, social sciences, public health, health information management or related field.
- Minimum 4 years of progressively responsible experience designing, implementing, monitoring, evaluation and learning tasks for health and/or development projects.
- Familiarity with USAID / International indicators and standard measurement tools in the areas of reproductive health/family planning, maternal and neonatal health and other relevant technical areas.
- Competency in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, and ACCESS, and a statistical software package (SPSS, EPI-INFO, STATA, SAS or similar).
- Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Ability to work with relevant government partners, USAID, other Donors, and implementing partners.
- Good verbal, listening, writing, and intrapersonal skills essential for effective interaction among several institutions and staff involved in a broad range of activities.
- Experience at organizing and facilitating systems strengthening, capacity development and mentoring processes
- Fluency in English (written and oral communication) and Hausa.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, please visit Palladium.