UN World Food Programme International Consultant (Deputy Team Leader) Jobs in Kenya

UN World Food Programme International Consultant (Deputy Team Leader) Jobs in Kenya


About WFP

  • The United Nations World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide. The mission of WFP is to help the world achieve Zero Hunger in our lifetimes. Every day, WFP works worldwide to ensure that no child goes to bed hungry and that the poorest and most vulnerable, particularly women and children, can access the nutritious food they need.

    Organizational Context

  • USDA is one of the long -standing, key donor to WFP School feeding in Kenya. USDA awarded WFP Kenya a total of US$ 28 million of support for the period 2016-2020. A no cost extension was granted to up to September 2022. The grant agreement incorporates specific performance indicators and results indicators against which performance of the programme will to be measured. In the evaluation plan agreed with USDA, WFP commits to conducting a Final Evaluation study for accountability and learning purposes.

    Job Purpose

  • Support the team leader in managing the evaluation team.

    Key Accountabilities

  • Contribute, by bringing expertise in capacity strengthening, transition, nutrition and sustainability , in drafting and revising (as required) and finalizing the Inception report that contains among others:

    • Detailed evaluation design, sampling methodology, and sample size calculations.

    • Quality Assurance Plan

    • Detailed work plan, including, timeline and activities

    • Bibliography of documents/secondary data sources utilized.

    • Final data collection tools, data bases, analysis plan

    • Data analysis plan

  • Contribute, by bringing expertise in capacity strengthening, transition, nutrition and sustainability in developing a Power-point presentation on methodology, overall survey plan, timeline and activities and support presentation of this to WFP for
    discussion and inputs before field work begins.

  • Support in planning for evaluation field work, ensuring data collection tools are tested and digitalized and enumerators are adequately trained.

  • Conduct field work as per the evaluation work plan.

    Standard Minimum Qualifications

  • Education: At least a master’s social sciences or Education, Statistics, measurements, nutrition.

  • Experience: Senior researcher with at least 15 years’ experience in evaluations. Demonstrated expertise in managing multidisciplinary and mixed quantitative and qualitative method studies, complemented with good understanding school feeding, capacity strengthening, nutrition, transition.

  • Knowledge & Skills: Expertise in designing evaluation methodology and data collection tools and demonstrated experience in similar evaluations. Leadership and communication skills, including a track record of excellent writing and presentation skills.

  • Languages: English

    Deliverables at the End of the Contract:

    • Inception report with a clear methodology and timelines to execute the TOR.

    • Final Evaluation report.

    • Transcripts from key informant interviews, focus group discussions, etc.

    • Table of all standard and custom indicators with final values.

    • List of supported and sampled schools.

    • All data including final analysis.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; UN World Food Programme International Consultant (Deputy Team Leader) Jobs in Kenya


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