MERL Advisor- Ethiopia

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 60 countries, all 50 U.S. states and all U.S. territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of: MERL Advisor in Ethiopia ** Please note – this position is subject to project award and funding.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design, development, planning, and implementation of project monitoring, evaluation and learning activities. This includes development and dissemination of tools, materials, reports, papers, and intervention linked research;
  • Responsible for providing technical assistance, developing and setting up systems for the timely collection, management, analysis, and reporting of valid and reliable data that meet national and donor reporting requirements;
  • Develop and lead the implementation of a robust learning agenda for continuous learning, collaboration and adaptation;
  • Undertake periodic reviews of program and/or country M&E systems and participate in planning M&E system strengthening actions. Provide guidance on information systems for quality assurance, as well as best practices documentation and reporting;
  • Oversee the publication and dissemination of information on successful and promising approaches, lessons learned and other program results to program partners, donors, Government counterparts and other key stakeholders;

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree or its international equivalent in a quantitative field required (economics, statistics, biostatistics, or other relevant field);
  • A minimum of 8-11 years of progressively responsible technical experience;
  • Demonstrated experience in design and implementation of M&E systems for USG-funded projects;
  • Experience and knowledge of theories of change, logic models, M&E plans, SBC indicators, data quality assurance, data utilization, and experience and expertise in developing and operationalizing a comprehensive monitoring and evaluation plan;
  • Strong background or formal training in evaluating international development programs;
  • Demonstrated expertise in rigorous quantitative and qualitative research and analytical methods and ability to articulate technical information clearly and effectively to both technical and non-technical audiences;
  • Excellent report writing, analytical, and communication skills, including oral presentation skills;
  • Demonstrated statistical analysis skills and use of relevant software (SAS, SPSS, Epi Info, Atlas).

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Employment Type: Full Time

Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Category: International Jobs

Deadline: N/A

Company Name: FHI 360