Position: Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Field Officer
Background: Our Client is an International Non-Governmental Organization with affiliates in the US, Kenya and Ethiopia; and is beginning operations in Nigeria with the mission to end extreme poverty in remote rural communities. Our Client anticipates working across a spectrum of intervention areas including agriculture, rural livelihoods, small animal husbandry, farmer organization development, nutrition and healthcare. All programming will work through a locally established farmer organization through a training philosophy that focuses on participatory and learner-focused activities to build the skills and knowledge of Clients’ participants.
Overall Responsibility: The Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Field Officer will work under the supervision of the M&E manager to execute the process of data collection, quality checking, storage and sharing outcomes internally and externally to implement clients' M&E strategy.
Duties and Responsibilities: Under the supervision of the NE M&E, the M&E Field Officer will perform the following duties and responsibilities:
Coordinate all logistics preparation for Evaluation season.
Train and manage Enumerators and other temporary M&E workers.
Oversee all data collection and quality check processes in the field.
Conduct basic quality checks and data entry in Excel.
Support programs with monitoring activities.
Support Program Planning Process.
BA/BSc in Statistics, Economics, Development Studies, Public Health or other relevant social science fields.
1 year experience in M & E work, in development sector.
Strong attention to detail.
Excellent computer applications skills particularly MS Word and Excel.
Team player with positive attitude.
Flexibility in a fast-paced, evolving work environment.
Good communication and public speaking skills.
Ability to work under pressure, independently and with limited supervision.
Demonstrated ability to operate in both office and field settings.
Speaks, reads, and writes fluently in English and Hausa required.
Master’s Degree in Statistics, Economics, Development Studies, Public Health or other relevant Social Science fields.
Revelant job experience in NGO sector,
Knowledge and experience of cultural, gender and economic dynamics of northeast Nigeria is an asset.
Fluency in local dialects of Kamwe and/or Margi is desired.
Salary, benefit and conditions
Salary is competitive depending on qualifications and experience.
Positive atmosphere of dynamism and motivated team setting.
Atmosphere of a forefront professional and flexible NGO with a unique new development approach.
Annual, Maternity and Paternity leave benefits.
Transport costs and communication allowance.
Training and capacity building program and intensive mentorship by expatriate team.
Life Insurance covering accident, disability and related benefits.
Health Insurance covering employee and family.
Atmosphere of diversity committed to providing equal employment opportunity, forbidding discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national or ethnic origin, age and disability, with respect to policies and visions.
Other Labour best practices apply.
Job Location: Michika, Adamawa State, Nigeria
Method of Application:
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria are invited to apply online by clicking the link below and following the instructions.
Based on Client’s equal opportunity policy, female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.