Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

  • Full Time
  • Short-Term
  • Blantyre

Brethren in Christ Church (BICC) and Mennonite Central Committee (MCC)

The Organisation:

Brethren in Christ Church (BICC) is a locally registered faith-based organisation. Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) is a global, non-profit organization that strives to share God’s love and compassion for all through relief, development and peace, working in over 60 countries. Together, BICC and MCC are implementing relief and development activities in Malawi and are in the process of setting up a Malawi office.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for M&E Officer for a five-month contract at BICC’s Blantyre office.

Reporting to: Project Manager

Duration: 5 months; extension possible, depending on performance and availability of funding for subsequent projects

Start Date: July 5, 2019

Role Overview

The Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Officer is responsible for the design, coordination and implementation of the monitoring and evaluation, research, and learning framework of the Project. S/he will develop a systematic monitoring framework for gathering the qualitative and quantitative evidence required by the Project’s PMF.

Responsibilities

  • Facilitating Baseline Survey data collection and analysis
  • Post-distribution monitoring and reporting
  • Monthly project monitoring
  • Facilitating the complaints mechanism, record keeping for complaints and referral of complaints, when needed
  • Assisting the project team with the three distributions
  • Supervising and monitoring field data collection with project team
  • Data collection and analysis for the Endline survey
  • Writing the Baseline Survey Report and the Endline Survey Report
  • Ensuring that reports are tallying with what has happened on the ground

Qualifications

  • This position requires a person with the following qualifications, skills and experience:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in development studies, statistics or a relevant discipline preferred
  • A minimum of 3 years post qualification experience in monitoring and evaluation
  • Experience in designing, implementing, and operating project M&E systems from project initiation to closeout stages
  • Experience in designing and managing beneficiary monitoring and database systems
  • Experience in planning and managing surveys
  • Experience in developing and refining data collection tools

Other Competencies/Attributes

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in English and Chichewa
  • Ability to work independently and be self-motivated
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills, paying close attention to detail
  • Knowledge of / and or experience of NGO or development sectors
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to work within a team, prioritize tasks and manage multiple activities with attention to detail, meeting tight deadlines and work under pressure

How to apply:

Interested individuals should apply to

Submission should be made by 5pm; 29th June 2019 Malawi time.

BICC Malawi welcomes applications from all sections of the community and promotes diversity. All applications will be considered on their individual merit. Due to high volumes of applications received, we will only contact short listed applicants.

To apply for this job email your details to vivian.bertrand@gmail.com