Heifer International Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Jobs in Kenya

Heifer International Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Jobs in Kenya


  • This position will manage the development and implementation of all data management duties in the KEMDAP.

  • A strong emphasis is on data collection, integrity, data analysis, data management, reporting and dissemination to key stakeholders.

  • The Incumbent shall track and document measurable outputs and intended outcomes generated by the project to which s/he shall be assigned by the project coordinator.

    Essential Character Traits

  • The ideal candidate is detailed oriented, self-driven and has strong leadership skills.

    Responsibilities & Deliverables

  • Data management, analysis, and utilization of learning. (20%)

  • Contribute to KEMDAP program effectiveness: design monitoring, evaluation, learning and systems for KEMDAP Project (20%).

  • Data management, analysis, and utilization for learning. (20%)

  • Capacity Development( 20%).

  • Fundraising(20%).

    Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in project planning, Monitoring and Management, Economics and/or Statistics, or an equivalent with an academic focus on monitoring and evaluation or another related field.

  • Minimum of three (4) years of directly relevant experience in MELS.

    Preferred Requirements

  • Demonstrated experience in coordinating and working with international donors and grantees on PME/MLE systems.

  • Experience in supporting and monitoring field-based programs in the region.

  • Experience in managing databases and coordinating evaluations, surveys, and impact monitoring.

    Most Critical Proficiencies

  • Innovative, analytical, and solutions-oriented.

  • A good understanding of and sensitivity to issues associated with poverty, hunger, agriculture and the environment, and knowledge of the context in which non-profit organizations operate.

  • Knowledge of market systems interventions and linkages to poverty alleviation.

  • Excellent organizational skills, including strong attention to detail.

  • Proven experience in building the capacity of partner institutions to document and disseminate industry information, manage knowledge, measure progress and plan and advocate within the industry.

  • Proficient knowledge of word
    processing, spreadsheets, presentation tools, electronic mail (Microsoft Office preferred) and the Internet.

  • Strong knowledge and skills in data management and analysis using statistical software (eg. STATA, SPSS, SAS, Eviews, etc.).

  • Demonstrated proficiency in English, both oral and written.

  • Experience with ICT.

  • Ability to work in a team.

    Essential Job Functions and Physical Demands

  • Ability to understand, appreciate and implement Heifer’s Values-Based Holistic Community Development model.

  • Demonstrated creativity, ability to think systematically, willingness and ability to incorporate innovative solutions.

  • Quantitative and qualitative approaches to evaluation and ability to communicate MEL concepts clearly with leadership, partners, and staff at all levels.

  • Willingness and ability to assign and review the work of direct reports and to use participatory management skills with junior and senior staff.

  • Proven team leadership and supervisory skills with the ability to train and work cooperatively with a diverse staff, including field staff in various locations.

  • Constant face-to-face, telephone and electronic communication with colleagues and the public.

  • Working with sensitive information and maintaining confidentiality.

  • Ability to manage and execute multiple tasks with little supervision while meeting sometimes inflexible deadlines.

  • Willingness and ability to travel.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Heifer International Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Jobs in Kenya

    Find jobs in Kenya. Jobs - Kenya jobs. Search our career portal & find the latest Kenyan job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Kenya.

    Jobs in Kenya - banking jobs, IT jobs, accounting jobs, NGO jobs, business administration, ICT, UN jobs, procurement jobs, education jobs, hospital jobs, human resources jobs, engineering, teaching jobs, and other careers in Kenya.

    Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Kenya posted and updated daily - click here!

  • 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.

    Scholarship 2020/21

    Undergraduate Scholarships 2020/2021
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.