Several Data Management Job Positions – Monitoring and Evaluation Assistants – Lutheran World Relief (LWR)

Lutheran World Relief (LWR)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: M&E
About US:
Lutheran World
Relief is a US non-profit organization that works with local partners to
provide lasting solutions to poverty, injustice and human suffering. LWF Uganda
works to reduce people’s vulnerability, supporting them to realize their
potential, to build on their assets, and to respond to their own problems and
needs. LWF Uganda currently has five areas of operation in Pader, Kitgum,
Adjumani, Katakwi, Sembabule, Kampala and Kamwenge Districts.
Job Summary:  The Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant will
work with the Monitoring and Evaluation Officer to monitor progress and
evaluate the effectiveness of LWF interventions in order to ensure high quality
of assistance and continual learning.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Support the M&E Officer in
    developing and implementing monitoring and evaluation plans for the
  • Assist in planning and conducting data
    collection for monitoring activities and provide support in the
    development and review of standard tools for data collection
  • Train and supervise enumerators for
    specific data collection activities including checking questionnaires for
    reliability and consistency;
  • Support the analysis of qualitative and
    quantitative data, writing and compiling reports to inform programme development
    and implementation
  • Ensure timely reporting on monitoring
    activities in line with project work plans
  • Contribute to the development of case
    studies, success stories and lessons learned reports to demonstrate the
    impact of LWF’s work and inform future programming;
  • Help to identify gaps in information in
    current reporting and work with the programme staff address these gaps
  • Under the supervision of the M&E
    Officer, maintain up to date databases and records of outputs/activities
    and beneficiaries reached in all project locations covered by the field
  • Support data quality assessments and
    verification to ensure that all data used for reporting and decision
    making are as accurate as possible.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the Lutheran
    World Relief (LWR) Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant career opportunity
    should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Development Studies, Social Studies or
    other related field and a strong background in Statistics.
  • Three years of experience supporting
    monitoring and evaluation of humanitarian programmes.
  • Experience in participatory approaches
    and tools of community planning, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Ability to write reports and
    communication pieces.
  • Good command of computer programs and
    applications including SPSS
  • Strong interpersonal and communication
    skills, and demonstrated ability to establish effective working relations
    with various stakeholders.
How to Apply:
(motivation letter and detailed curriculum vitae in English), with the names
and e- mail addresses of three persons who know the applicant professionally,
should be sent via Email to: Please do not include
certificates for education, trainings, etc. Please use the title of the job you
are applying for as the subject line. Hand delivered applications can also be
sent to our Offices in Kampala. Please indicate the position you have applied
for on the top of the parcel addressed to:
The Human Resource
Lutheran World
Plot 1401, Ggaba,
Road after the American Embassy
P.O. Box 5827,
Kampala, Uganda.
Deadline: 8th June 2018
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