Monitoring, Evaluation and Research Specialist NGO Vacancies – CARE International

Job Title:            Monitoring, Evaluation and Research Specialist
Organization: CARE
Duty Station: Kampala,
About CARE:
CARE International is a leading global development and humanitarian
organization. In 2014, CARE worked in 90 countries around the world, supporting
880 poverty-fighting development and humanitarian aid projects, reaching more
than 72 million people. CARE International in Uganda (CARE) works with others
to make a sustainable improvement in the lives of the very poor, with a focus
on women and girls. Our current program focuses on women and girls’ economic
rights, particularly financial inclusion and governance of natural resources
women and girls depend upon, and on their sexual and reproductive health
rights, including a life free of violence. Our programming is guided by our
core values of excellence, accountability, respect, integrity and transparency.
Job Summary: The Monitoring,
Evaluation and Research Specialist will be responsible for setting up and
leading the technical roll out of the M & E framework, as well as spearhead
and significantly contribute through detailed analysis and synthesis of data
and result in as far as the program level impact measurement system and
ensuring that component M&E systems are in place for donor-specific
interventions are concerned. The position holder will also take leadership in
key programmatic studies including Gender studies, action research, and
monitoring and evaluation studies as well as oversee the quality control
aspects of program implementation.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • The M, E and Research Specialist will work
    with CO and program staff to ensure the most efficient way of linking
    specific donor M&E systems with program level impact measurement
    requirements. And as well ensure Program M&E systems capture CARE
    Gender marker specific indicators in all implemented interventions.
  • The incumbent will provide overall program
    level technical guidance in research, monitoring, evaluation and knowledge
    management systems and practices, through training, coaching and mentoring
    program staff and partners.
  • The M&ER Specialist is part and parcel
    of the Country Office PQL Team and will work closely with colleagues in
    the other programs overseeing Program Quality work to ensure cross
    fertilization of learning among different programs, pulling information
    required from programs relevant to document centrally, organizing capacity
    building trainings for staff, and taking assignments as a team, etc.

Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant for the Care International
    Monitoring, Evaluation and Research Specialist job placement should
    preferably hold a BSC in Statistics.
  • Possession of a post-graduate degree or
    post graduate diploma in Project planning and management with statistical
    knowledge in SPSS, EZ -text, Epi-Info.
  • At least four to five years’ experience in
    a similar position
  • Strong programme Monitoring, Evaluation,
    documentation and Learning skills.
How to Apply:
All applicants are encouraged to send their application letters clearly
articulating alignment with the above profile and an updated detailed (CV)
giving day time telephone contacts and names and addresses of 3 (three) work
related referees to
Deadline: 21st
December 2017

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