Monitoring & Evaluation Officer at NRC, Herat, Afghanistan

Deadline: 24 February 2019

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

The Monitoring & Evaluation Officer 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 Officer will perform the following functions:

  • Ensure adherence with NRC policies, tools, handbooks and guidelines.
  • Implement delegated CC project portfolio according to plan of action.
  • 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 to establish programme level M&E systems.
  • Participate in log frame design during project proposal process to support on indicator formulation.
  • Support and contribute to the development of a data management system through documentation, implementation and coordination of standardized information flow of M&E activities and reporting .
  • 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 programme and M&E staff, as needed.
  • Ensure that monitoring data are reported in a timely manner to relevant programme and managerial staff.
  • Capacity building and training of programme staff on M&E technical and conceptual areas, as needed.
  • Support in digitalization of the forms required in M&E and ICLA, Education, Emergency Shelter and WASH ccs.
  • Support in the CRFM (Complaints Response and Feedback Mechanism) case received followed up and documented.
  • Maintain the CRFM database updated on a daily basis.
  • Support the Programme Department in new initiatives, should these arise during the employment period.
  • Other activities agreed and discussed with the M&E Coordinator and Area Manager.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • University degree in social science, economics, rural development or in other related fields.
  • Prior experience with monitoring and evaluation is required.
  • Post-graduate certificate in M&E related field such as surveys, sampling, data analysis.
  • At least 2-3 years’ experience in an international NGO preferably in an emergency or post-conflict setting, including M&E capacity and systems development.
  • Experience with field level coordination with UN organisations, INGOs, Donors and authorities.
  • Experience from working in IDP /refugee related programmes.
  • 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.
  • Computer skills, including MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Knowledge of digital data collection platforms (KoBo, CommCare, Ona).
  • Knowledge of designing form on KoBo platform.
  • Nationality of Afghanistan.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit NRC.