Senior Technical Advisor, Monitoring & Evaluation

  • Full Time
  • Lilongwe
  • Applications have closed

JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. (JSI)

Location: Lilongwe, Malawi
Position Category: Local hire, paid in country
Posting Date: 07/02/2019
Deadline Date: 07/16/2019
Starting Date: 01/01/2020


JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. (JSI) seeks dynamic and highly experienced candidates for multiple positions for anticipated USAID/ Malawi HIV Prevention activities under PEPFAR. The program aims to expand the use of high quality, integrated, sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and HIV prevention services by high-risk populations, especially men and adolescent girls and young women (AGYW), in PEPFAR priority districts, including VMMC, PrEP for high risk populations, targeted HIV testing with linkages to anti-retroviral treatment (ART), and comprehensive condom promotion.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume on the JSI website:

Deadline for consideration is rolling.


  • Lead M&E implementation efforts;
  • Work with program staff and stakeholders to develop monitoring, evaluation and reporting (MER) systems that include appropriate indicators, baseline data, targets and a plan to evaluate performance and produce timely, accurate and complete reporting, and identify ways to provide local feedback of results;
  • Design and execute qualitative research to obtain client feedback on barriers and facilitating factors to use of program services;
  • Document and present program results and lessons learned to USAID and other key stakeholders.


  • A Master’s Degree or higher in Public Health, Social Sciences, or other relevant discipline;
  • Minimum 8 years working on M&E in the public health and HIV fields;
  • Demonstrated expertise in designing rigorous quantitative and qualitative data collection systems and in methods for data analysis;
  • Hands-on practical experience setting up and managing MER systems for health programs in developing countries, and the ability to coach and train others in their use;
  • Knowledge of M&E issues and indicator development for HIV prevention and service delivery strengthening related to HIV/AIDS; familiarity with PEPFAR indicators and reporting requirements;
  • Excellent report writing, analytical and oral presentation skills;
  • Experience in knowledge management and dissemination of research findings;
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively interact with national, district and community authorities, the USG and other donors, as well as USG and other implementing partners.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should submit their resumes and cover letters online by 07/16/2019.

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