Chemonics Monitoring, evaluation, research, and learning director Jobs in Kenya
Chemonics Monitoring, evaluation, research, and learning director Jobs in Kenya Chemonics seeks a monitoring, evaluation, research, and learning (MERL) director for the anticipated USAID/Uganda Social and Behavior Change for Transformation (SBC4T) activity based in Kampala, Uganda.
SBC4T’s purpose is to improve the ability of individuals, households, and communities to adopt priority behaviors through social and behavior change and, in turn, to facilitate the transformation of households, communities, and systems for improved health and development outcomes.
The MERL director will finalize and oversee implementation of the MERL plan and the design and population of the MERL system.
In addition, the MERL director will be responsible for all MERL activities associated with SBC4T and for creating a strong evidence base to demonstrate the activity’s results and achievements.
We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.
Lead the design and implementation of SBC4T’s MERL framework to track all technical activities against targets, outcomes, and impacts for each objective
Provide strategic oversight of the learning agenda and activity communication efforts
Work with technical staff to oversee the design, development, testing, and evaluation tools for data
collection and analysis as well as knowledge management and dissemination
Train staff and partners on MERL system operations, collection methods, and tools
Create indicators, perform data analyses, conduct research, and develop reports and project communications products
Plan for and supervise intermittent performance evaluations, collect and disseminate lessons learned, and share successes during project implementation
Advanced degree in public health, statistics, monitoring and evaluation, research, or another relevant field
Minimum of 10 years of comprehensive social science research experience, including experience designing and implementing research studies ranging from small pilot studies to large-scale surveys
Minimum of five years of experience as a principal investigator; demonstrated ability to oversee multiple, concurrent studies
Extensive understanding of how to design and implement monitoring and evaluation systems for complex donor-funded activities similar in size and scope to SBC4T
Experience tracking performance against program objectives, reporting on outcomes, and analyzing data to contribute to continual adaptive management of implementation
Experience reporting to USAID
Experience working in Uganda preferred
Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and
Fluency in English required; fluency in Ugandan languages preferred
HOW TO APPLY
Please apply through https://ghdrecruit.formstack.com/forms/uganda_sbc4t_application. Candidates will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted.
The protection of your personal data is important to Chemonics. If you are located in the EU, please read our EU Recruiting Data Privacy Notice to learn how we process your personal data. For more information, please read the EU Recruiting Data Privacy Notice here: https://chemonics.com/eu-recruiting-data-privacy-notice/
Click here to post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Job Vacancies in Africa.