Monitoring & Evaluation Assistant at NRC, Nimrooz, Afghanistan

Deadline: 24 February 2019

Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Monitoring & Evaluation Assistant in Nimrooz, Afghanistan. The duration of this post is 4 months.

The Monitoring & Evaluation Assistant will be responsible for the data collection, Posted Distribution Monitoring, analysis and report writing of the monitoring sessions of the projects.

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

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Monitoring & Evaluation Assistant will perform the following functions:

  • Adhere to NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines.
  • Assist with the implementation of the support function portfolio according to plan of action.
  • Prepare and develop status reports as required by management.
  • Ensure proper filing of documents.
  • Promote and share ideas for improvement of the support function.
  • Support M&E section in coordination process to establish programme level M&E systems.
  • Help the team in working on the M&E planning and providing support in planning the M&E annual work plan as needed.
  • Contribute to the program data collection, entry and management system through documentation and implementation.
  • Perform data collection methodology and apply M&E tools in actual data collection, as needed.
  • Support the core competencies in baseline surveys and PDMs.
  • Support in data management and development of clear information flow between programme and M&E staff, as needed.
  • Report monitoring data in a timely manner to the M&E Coordinator.
  • Support the Herat M&E team in M&E related tasks whenever required.
  • Come up new initiatives, should these arise during the employment period.
  • Other activities agreed and discussed with the M&E coordinator and Herat M&E Department in Herat.
  • Any other tasks assigned by the direct supervisor.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • Minimum university degree in social science, economics, rural development or in other related fields.
  • Post-graduate certificate in M&E related field such as surveys, sampling, data analysis.
  • 1-2 Years’ experience from working as a Project Officer in a humanitarian/recovery context.
  • Prior experience with monitoring and evaluation is required.
  • Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts experience with field level coordination with UN organisations, INGOs, Donors and authorities.
  • Experience from working in IDP /refugee related programmes.
  • At least 1-2 years’ experience in an international NGO preferably in an emergency or post-conflict setting, including M&E capacity and systems development.
  • Experience and knowledge of principles and current approaches to monitoring and evaluation in relief and development programs, using both quantitative and qualitative methods.
  • Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
  • Some knowledge of English.
  • English language proficiency (speaking, reading, writing).
  • Fluency in Dari.
  • Computer skills, including MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Nationality of Afghanistan.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit NRC.