Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

  • Full Time
  • Thyolo
  • Applications have closed

Malawi AIDS Counselling and Resource Organization (MACRO)

Malawi AIDS Counselling and Resource Organization (MACRO) is a locally registered Non-Governmental Organization that provides quality HIV prevention and treatment services to individuals, families and communities through static and outreach outlets in order to reduce HIV transmission and the impact of HIV and AIDS in Malawi.

MACRO is implementing The Gateway Project in Mzuzu, Lilongwe, Blantyre and Thyolo Districts with support from Jhpiego.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified individuals to fill the following position tenable at Thyolo;

MONITORING AND EVALUATION OFFICER (1)

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To support all M&E initiatives for assigned partners/projects including monitoring data quality, tracking the progress of activities, and contributing to staff capacity building initiatives.
  • To oversee and maintain the project’s M&E framework of assigned project areas, including the coordination of regular updates, data collection and quality assurance.
  • To support M&E Manager in creating a framework and procedures for the monitoring and evaluation of project activities.
  • To further develop the M&E framework of the project, including the development of new indicators, data collection tools, and M&E guidelines when new activities or strategies are being implemented.
  • To support the M&E Manager in defining and implementing the key project performance indicators as well as monitoring them throughout the duration of the projects.
  • To reviewing the performance of existing management information systems to help identify potential modifications or resources.
  • To conduct quarterly data quality assurance (DQA), targeted mentorship and supportive supervision on documentation and reporting at supported facilities

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health, Social Sciences or related field with special skills in qualitative and quantitative methods, monitoring and evaluation.
  • 3 years’ experience monitoring and evaluation and data management for a HIV/AIDS or any health related project

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Motivated, enthusiastic, sensitive and genuine desire to serve alongside others
  • Knowledge of computer packages-SPSS, STRATA and MS Office applications
  • Skills in creating data base (Access/Excel)
  • Data management and back up
  • Familiar with PEPFAR reporting systems
  • Excellent report writing skills.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Chichewa

All interested applicants for the above position are requested to submit their application letters, CV, educational qualifications, names and contact telephone numbers of at least three traceable referees to The Executive Director, Malawi AIDS Counselling and Resource Organization through email to recruitments@macromw.org

Closing date for receiving applications is Tuesday, 8th July, 2019. Only short listed candidates will be acknowledged.