Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist US Non-profit Jobs – Social Impact (SI)

Organisation: Social Impact
(SI)
Project Name: USAID/Uganda
Strategic Information Technical Support Activity
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
About Us:
Social Impact (SI) is a Washington, DC-area international development
management consulting firm. SI’s mission is to improve the effectiveness of
international development programs in improving people’s lives. We provide a
full range of management consulting, technical assistance, and training
services to strengthen international development programs, organizations, and
policies. We provide services globally in the areas of monitoring and
evaluation, strategic planning, project and program design, organizational
capacity building, and gender and social analysis. SI services cross-cut all
development sectors including democracy and governance, health and education,
the environment, and economic growth. SI’s clients include US government
agencies such as USAID, the Millennium Challenge Corporation, the US Department
of State, bilateral donors, multilateral development banks, foundations, and
non-profits.
About USAID Project:
Social Impact (SI) is planning to bid on a USAID Strategic Information
Technical Support Activity. The activity intends to facilitate, promote and
enhance evidence-based programming and reporting in Uganda’s heath system, with
particular focus on its response to HIV/AIDS epidemic. The anticipated project
will be a multi-year contract up to five years.
Job Summary: The Monitoring
and Evaluation Specialist will develop an evaluation plan and monitoring
database to inform HIV/AIDS and Health policies and strategies in Uganda.
Key Duties and
Responsibilities: 
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Develop an evaluation plan for the program to
gather data related HIV/AIDS and Health.
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Maintain a program monitoring database.
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Measure and track progress made toward achieving
targets based on required indicators and report to Strategic Information Team
Lead.
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Design and assist in managing program
assessments and evaluations to promote evidence-based decision making and
culture.
·        
Develop monitoring, evaluation, and learning
tools for the project and Implementing Partners as needed.
·        
Offer technical assistance to Implementing
Partners and stakeholders on data management and M&E.
·        
Lead efforts to design and implement training
sessions for implementing partners to foster learning and informed decision
making.
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Offer support in the development and
strengthening of national Monitoring and Evaluation System.
·        
Offer support in partnerships and utilization of
data to inform policy and strategies on HIV/AIDS and Health.
·        
Facilitate and support the preparation and dissemination
of the data gathered.
·        
Actively participate in national data reviews
for Health and HIV/AIDS.



Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
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The applicant must hold either a master’s degree
with an additional three years of experience in M&E, epidemiology,
biostatistics, statistics, research methods, or related field; or a Bachelor’s
degree with an additional five years of experience.
·        
At least five years’ experience in developing
M&E frameworks, performance monitoring systems, overseeing and monitoring data
collection from Health Management Information Systems, and working for health
programs
·        
Previous experience in designing and
implementing M&E systems for international donor-funded projects in Uganda.
·        
Previous experience with USAID M&E tools,
policies, procedures, data quality requirements, and developing M&E
systems.
·        
Excellent oral and written communication skills
required.
·        
Fluency in English required.
How to Apply:
All applicants who wish to join Social Impact’s USAID project in the
aforementioned capacity are encouraged to apply online at the link below.
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