MLE Officer Non-profit Job Careers – Heifer International

Job Title:    MLE Officer
Organization: Heifer
Project Name: The East
Africa Youth Inclusion Program (EAYIP)
Duty Station: Wakiso, Uganda
Reports to: EAYIP
Monitoring, Learning and Evaluation (MLE) Manager
About Heifer:
Heifer International, an international not-for-profit organization
founded in 1944 in the United States of America, works with resource
constrained families in 125 countries worldwide to develop innovative solutions
to the underlying causes of hunger, poverty and environmental degradation.
About EAYIP Program:
The East Africa Youth Inclusion Program (EAYIP) is a five-year program
designed to motivate and engage more youth in the agricultural sector and
present them with a pathway to improve their livelihoods. The program is
implemented in various districts of Uganda and Tanzania.
Job Summary: The MLE Officer
– Wakiso will provide MLE technical support to function across the Country
program and, as such, work in close collaboration with respective EAYIP
consortium partners and their M&E leads with the view to support the
country program on MLE function. To this end, the incumbent will provide
technical assistance; advice and training on key aspects of MLE to shape the
overall EAYIP’s country framework and ensure that key outcomes are properly
monitored/tracked, documented. The jobholder will also work with the team to
build capacity on the use of data and indicators; analyze monthly data, and
support training in quality assurance methods. The Officer will lead the
process working with partners in strengthening the partners Information System,
prepare periodic reports and promote programmatic learning.
Qualifications, Skills and
The ideal candidate for the Heifer International
MLE Officer vacancy must hold a 
Bachelor’s degree in Monitoring and Evaluation, Economics, Statistics,
Social Research, or an equivalent with an academic focus on monitoring and
A minimum of five (5) years of direct relevant
experience in MLE management of large scale projects;
Previous experience in: social research, staff
capacity building, developing MLE plans, quantitative and qualitative data
management process, etc.
Skills and experience in preparing and
presenting documents in a well-designed and attractive format with superior
attention to detail, demonstrated creativity, ability to think systematically,
Willingness and ability to incorporate
innovative solutions, proven team leadership abilities, knowledge of enterprise
development and linkages to poverty alleviation.
Willingness and ability to travel extensively
throughout Uganda and other EAYIP project sites
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to send copies of
certificates, cover letters with updated C.Vs indicating two professional
referees to: The Country Director- Heifer International Uganda on P.O. Box
28491 Kampala either by hand delivery (9am-3pm) to Plot 6 Clement Hill Road,
Nakasero OR via Email to:
Deadline: 26th
November, 2016
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