International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), a U.S. based international development consulting company established in 1987, has worked in over one hundred countries and implemented over three hundred projects. IBTCI serves government agencies, private sector companies and several donor agencies. IBTCI specializes in Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) across many sectors including, but not limited to, conflict and crisis, democracy and governance, economic growth, education, environment, and global health.
Job Title: Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) Associate, Marsabit
Department/Location: SEAD/Marsabit, Kenya
Reports To: MEL Team Lead
Type: Regular Full-Time
Classification:Exempt; this position is not eligible for overtime pay.
IBTCI seeks an expert in monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL) with strong data analytical skills and field experience to be part of a team working on the NAWIRI Food for Peace program in Kenya. developing, testing and refining data collection approaches, systems, tools and processes for program monitoring in line with the required donor indicators. The MEL Associate will support activities under the direction of the MEL Lead including to develop data collection tools, monitor data quality conduct surveys and build capacity of field staff. The Associate will play a central role in ensuring learning from the initial Research and Collaboration Phase of the project onward.Associate
The estimated timeframe for this program is February 1, 2020 – September 30, 2024, depending on funding. This is not a fixed term position. The activity will be implemented in two phases:
Phase I (1.5-2 years): Research, test approaches and collaboratively design a context-sensitive, multi-sectoral activity that sustainably reduces acute malnutrition.
Phase II (3- 3.5 years): Activity Implementation and System and Institutional Strengthening
Essential Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Education: A Bachelor’s degree in the field of evaluation, international development or a related technical field.
Working Environment: The majority of work is performed in the field and in a typical corporate office environment.
Physical Requirements: This is largely a sedentary position that requires the ability to speak, hear, see, and lift small objects up to 20 lbs.
Supervisory Responsibility: This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
Travel: This position requires travel in and around Marsabit County and travel to Nairobi as needed.
Work Authorization: Must be a Kenyan national.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
No phone calls please. Applications will be acknowledged, but only final candidates for particular activities will be contacted.
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