ACTED NGO Assessment Monitoring and Evaluation (AME) Assistant Job in Kenya

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Job Description

ACTED is looking for professionally confident, self motivated, experienced and committed team player to fill the position of Assessment Monitoring and Evaluation (AME) Assistant in Kismayo Somalia.

Department: AMEU
Direct hierarchy: AME Officer
Contract duration: Six Months
Location: Kismayo Somalia
Starting date: August 2015
ACTED (Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development) is a non-political and non-confessional International NGO founded in 1993 with its headquarters in Paris, France.

The organization’s vocation is to save lives, assist vulnerable populations and bring hope to those in need for better future.

ACTED is looking for professionally confident, self motivated, experienced and committed team player to fill the position of Assessment Monitoring and Evaluation (AME) Assistant in Kismayo Somalia.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the AME officer to prepare and implement monitoring and evaluations plans to measure project progress and impact indicators
  • Assist in planning and conducting field level data collection and project monitoring using different techniques including household surveys, market data collection, focus group discussion, key informative interviews, etc.
  • Conduct training and supervision of enumerator teams , including checking questionnaires for reliability and consistency
  • Support the implementation and evaluation of the feedback response mechanism
  • Conduct quantitative data entry and recording of qualitative field notes and conducting quality checking and cleaning of data
  • Support analysis of qualitative and quantitative data, writing reports to inform programme development and implementation
  • Improve AMEU process and procedures including data collection skills, data quality, analysis and report writing
  • Develop case studies, success stories and lessons learnt papers
  • Perform any other task assigned by the manager.

Qualifications / Required Skills:

  • Diploma in a social science or related field; Degree in social sciences or related field is preferred; at least two years experience in working with International NGO in the similar level.
  • Experience in participatory assessments, monitoring and evaluation, data processing and analysis
  • Good contextual knowledge of local issues, community priorities, social and cultural constraints and realities
  • Applicants MUST be a Somali national
  • Reliable, honest and sincere work attitude
  • Ability to coordinate with other departments
  • Highly motivated and ability to work with culturally diverse groups of people
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to establish effective and working relationships
  • Experience and willingness to travel within areas where ACTED is active
  • Excellent communication skills; Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Proven ability to handle large and varied workloads, and deal constructively with stress

How to Apply

Qualified persons with the required skills are invited to submit their applications with the subject line; APPLICATION FOR AME ASSISTANT IN KISMAYO accompanied by an updated curriculum vitae detailing three professional referees, day time contacts to [email protected] and received on or before 5.00PM on 14 August 2015.

Please do not attach any other documents while sending your applications, if required they will be requested at a later stage.
Please note that only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
ACTED is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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