Christian Aid Job Vacancy for Temporary Monitoring and Evaluation Officer-Lilongwe, Malawi

Poverty is an outrage against humanity.  It robs people of dignity, freedom and hope, of power over their own lives.  Christian Aid has a vision – an end to poverty – and we believe that vision can become a reality.  We are striving to bring lasting change to the lives of the poorest communities.  We work wherever there is great need, helping people to find their own solutions to the problems they face, irrespective of their religion, caste or creed.  If you’re passionate about positive change across the world, then this job might be for you.

About the role

To lead in gathering and analysis of data on progress of the global funded project, To promote effective and efficient monitoring and evaluation of programme activities, centred on impact and outcomes; create conditions so that learning is fed into programme decision-making. To contribute towards building the Malawi Country Office and partner’s capacity to develop and use participatory approaches to monitoring and evaluation for effective project implementation for results. To lead on monitoring, impact evaluation, knowledge management and donor reporting processes. To facilitate sharing of best practice and lessons learnt with external stakeholders as appropriate as possible. Developing and providing reference materials and quality information across the programme. Encourage active knowledge management and organizational learning needs using Monitoring and Evaluation findings. To roll out the implementation and institutionalization of the M&E system and data quality assurance protocol within CA and all partners involved in the Global Fund Programme. . He /she would be expected to support partners & the team to institute effective systems of tracking results for their work, and build evidence for advocacy and for developing new projects using documented best practice.

About you

  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree in relevant social sciences, with bias in Statistics or bio-statistics.
  • At least 4 years I/NGO experience and knowledge of monitoring and evaluation with good knowledge of public health management challenges in Malawi, particularly in the areas of research design, implementation, project management and community development programmes, as well as health policy.
  • Experience of monitoring, evaluation, research and Learning and Project/programme-cycle management approaches and tools – including participatory planning.
  • Those that have practical experience in data collection and analysis will have an added advantage.

Further information

This role requires applicants to have the right to work in the country where this position is based.

We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in its workforce. We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

You can expect a wide range of rewards and benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, and flexibility that will ensure you enjoy a good work/life balance.

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