Deadline: 5 September 2019
World Health Organization (WHO) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Monitoring and Evaluation Officer (NPO) in Kabul, Afghanistan. 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 Job Responsibilities
The Monitoring and 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 andconsolidating 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 andfacilitate 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.
- Prepare background documents, concept papers, situation analysis, develop monthly technical reports assessing the implementation of related programmes.
- Facilitate the operational planning and reporting of related health emergencies activities, verify resultsoriented formulations and brief technical leads on proper submissions that culminate in approved operational work plans, and their subsequent programmatic monitoring, evaluation and reporting.
- Perform any other related incident-specific duties, as required by the functional supervisor.
Applicants must have:
- First university degree in information management, public health, epidemiology, economics, international development, life sciences, public or business administration.
- 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.
- At least 5 years of related experience, at the national and international levels, in the design and implementation of monitoring and evaluation strategies, methodologies and tools, including experience in emergency operations or humanitarian context.
- Demonstrated knowledge of principles, disciplines and techniques to implement monitoring and evaluation strategies.
- Good research and documentation skills especially for ‘best practices’ in organizational change.
- Proven ability to make recommendations related to work-processing approaches and procedures which would lead to more efficient systems design.
- Advanced ability to gather, analyse and disseminate information on best practice in accountability and results-based management systems.
- Expert knowledge of English.
- Expert knowledge of Local Language.
- Nationality of Afghanistan.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, please visit WHO.