Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at WHO, Bauchi, Nigeria

Deadline: 31 October 2018

World Health Organisation (WHO) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Monitoring and Evaluation Officer in Bauchi, Nigeria. The duration of this post is 12 months.

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

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Monitoring and Evaluation Officer will perform following functions-

  • Support the Zone and State teams to prepare, review and/or update annual/quarterly immunization plans;
  • Assess trends and measures outcomes relating to achieving National Plan of Action (NPA) goals in Polio eradication
  • Support regular performance reviews of Zonal and State technical teams and the preparation of performance improvement plans wherever necessary.
  • Oversee the data management protocols in an aim to improve quality, accessibility, timeliness and relevance of technical data.
  • Prepare quarterly programme status reports required for management, board, donors, budget reviews, programme analysis, annual reports, etc.
  • Oversee the coordination and deliverables of the Zonal WHO data management system.
  • Support in the creation of a monitoring and evaluation system in the zone through systematic information exchange from the central level to the field regarding surveillance and immunization along the WHO system.
  • Assist in the implementation of WHO accountability framework and recommend mechanisms for effective implementation, compliance and documentation.
  • Follow systematic information delivery on the selected deliverables in the accountability frame work for state coordinators, Cluster coordinators, LGA facilitators and Field officers. In addition support implementation of the same for all staff under the Zone.
  • Conduct supportive supervision and verification on regular basis.
  • Systematically document technical performance of professional staff and provide periodical report to the Zonal coordinator and central Monitoring and evaluation unit for management decision to enforce accountability.
  • Support activities aimed at strengthening partnership, advocacy as well as resource mobilization in support of improving performance of immunization activities.
  • Undertake periodic training need assessment and take part in capacity building activities in support of immunization operations (service delivery, vaccine supply and quality, logistics, surveillance, advocacy and communication), immunization safety and operational research.
  • Systematically document the capacity building activities undertaken in the zone and share the same to the Zonal coordinator and national M&E unit.
  • Document and produce evidences for the resource utilization (financial and Human) in line with the program deliverables to make sure that implementation of results should be tied up with the resource deployed. Include this as a critical deliverable in the quarterly report.
  • Perform other activities as required by WHO Representative

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Master’s in Public Health, Monitoring & Evaluation, Health Management, Planning or related field with additional data management training.
  • At least 5 year’s experience in M&E, planning, and coordination.
  • Experience in M&E, supervision, planning, , and use of health information for program planning and intervention.
  • Experience in M&E and data management
  • Expert knowledge of English

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit WHO.