Fhi 360 Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist (Associate Director, Technical) Job
Job ID 18910
Job Locations Kenya-Nairobi
# of Openings Remaining 1
More information about this job:
About FHI 360:
FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology — creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of: Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist
Kenya Nutrition and Health Program plus goal is to increase access and demand for nutrition services and improve food and nutrition security, as well as commodity management support. At national level Nutrition and Health Program plus aims to expand Nutrition Assessment Counseling and Support (NACS) services beyond HIV, offering technical and financial support to roll-out NACS including High Impact Nutrition Interventions (HINI). To help achieve this, national and sub-national levels will be engaged to create a heightened profile for nutrition and strengthen budgeting, planning and monitoring and evaluation (M&E) to allow the GOK to gradually manage nutrition service provision on its own.
Nutrition and Health Program plus will provide commodity management support for vulnerable populations following PEPFAR Food and Nutrition guidance. A critical element of this work will involve coordination with and strengthening of existing USAID/K efforts.
Job Summary / Responsibilities:
The Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist shall be responsible for leading the design and implementation of the program monitoring and evaluation framework and information system to track delivery against targets, outcomes and impacts. He/she shall lead analysis of data collected for assessment of progress and areas of improvement. He/she shall guide reporting processes amongst technical staff and
consolidates program reports, promote learning and knowledge sharing of best practices and lessons
learnt. He/she shall support all the technical staff in M&E functions and shall manage any M&E related activities in the program.
A post-graduate degree preferred in a relevant discipline, such as mathematics, statistics, business or international relations. At least seven years of experience designing and implementing monitoring and evaluating activities for complex programs in developing countries. A firm command of the M&E issues with respect to improvements in quality integrated service and support programs. Demonstrated experience in setting up and managing M&E systems that track performance as per the objectives of this project (e.g. service integration, performance against each funding stream). Demonstrated analytical skills to measure the outcomes of the project’s activities and support project supervision. Strong writing and organizational skills for monitoring and reporting on program and program outcomes and impacts. Professional level of oral and written fluency in English language.