Centre for the Study of Adolescence Monitoring & Evaluation Manager Jobs in Kenya

Centre for the Study of Adolescence Monitoring & Evaluation Manager Jobs in Kenya


  • The M&E Manager will be responsible for designing and implementing the M&E activities of the DREAMS program; assisting the program Manager in preparing Quarterly/Annual reports on program progress and will monitor the program activities
    on a regular basis, developing and maintaining the MIS of the program and will be responsible for the collection & analysis of different data in relation to the program activities.

  • The Monitoring and Evaluation Manager works in close collaboration with the TUMIKIA MTOTO program team, relevant County Government officials and LIPs.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    The Monitoring and Evaluation Manager will have the following duties and responsibilities:

    • Develop and strengthen monitoring, evaluation and learning procedures Monitor all program activities and progress towards achieving the program output;

    • Recommend further improvement of the logical frame work;

    • Develop monitoring and impact indicator for the program success;

    • Monitor and evaluate overall progress on achievement of results;

    • Monitor the sustainability of the program's results;

    • Provide feedback to the program Manager on program strategies and activities;

    • Suggest strategies to the program Management for improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the program by identifying challenges in completing program activities and developing plans to minimize or eliminate such challenges;

    • Report monthly, quarterly, half-yearly and annual progress on all program activities to the program Manager;

    • Conduct capacity assessment on existing monitoring and evaluation system.

    • Develop indicators and a monitoring strategy for the program;

    • Provide inputs, information and statistics for quarterly, annual and other reports to program Management Team;

    • Participate in quarterly and annual program reviews and planning workshops and assist the program Manager in preparing relevant reports;

    • Support monitoring and evaluation of the effects and impact of the program;

    • Assist in coordinating across the available components of the program to ensure effective implementation of M&E/MIS;

    • Organize and conduct training of the program personnel on the M&E tools and in supporting them in effectively using them to collect and record data in the M&E system.

    • Assist program Manager in the preparation of reports on the findings and lessons learned from program innovations

    • Prepare Issues Log and Risk Log for the program

    • Develop and maintain an M&E system for the program and ensure the database is accurately updated.

    Competencies

    Functional Competencies

    • Ability to organize and accurately complete multiple tasks by establishing priorities while taking into consideration special assignments, frequent interruptions, deadlines, available resources and multiple reporting relationships.

    • Ability to plans,
    coordinate and organize workload while remaining aware of changing Priorities and competing deadlines.

    • Ability to establish, build and maintain effective working relationships with staff and clients to facilitate the provision of support.

    Knowledge Management and Learning

    • In-depth knowledge on MIS, M&E and development issues

    • Excellent knowledge of monitoring and the application of methodology:

    • Good understanding of capacity assessment methodologies; excellent ability to identify significant capacity building opportunities;

    • Excellent communication skills (written and oral): Sensitivity to and responsiveness to all partners, Respectful and helpful relations with donors and program staff.

    • Ability to lead implementation of new systems (business side), and affect staff behavioural/ attitudinal change

    Self-Management

    • Focuses on result for the client

    • Consistently approaches work with energy and a positive, constructive attitude

    • Demonstrates strong oral and written communication skills

    • Remains calm, in control and good humored even under pressure

    • Demonstrates openness to change and ability to manage complexities

    • Responds positively to critical feedback and differing points of view

    Required Skills and Experience

    Education:

  • University Degree preferably in Statistics, Economics or related field.

  • Additional Training in Monitoring and Evaluation using databases SPSS, STATA and EXCEL

    Experience:

    • Demonstrated experience of working experience in the design and implementation of M&E/MIS in development programs for at least 5 years preferably USAID funded programs.

    • Experience working in USAID funded programs, including tracking and logging information in databases.

    • Proven ability to manage program data and databases including cleaning, analyzing and reporting data.

    • Familiarity with data management, entry and preliminary data analysis

    • Experience of using DREAMS data base, MS Excel for managing information and computing.

    • Experience in designing tools and strategies for data collection, analysis and production of reports;

    • Proven ICT skills, especially in the development of MIS software using database software;

    • Expertise in analyzing data using statistical software;

    • Strong training & facilitation skills.

    Language Requirements:

  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Kiswahili.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Centre for the Study of Adolescence Monitoring & Evaluation Manager Jobs in Kenya


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