Monitoring and Evaluation Officer NGO Job Placements – World Vision Uganda

World Vision Uganda
Duty Station:  Uganda
Report to:
Project Coordinator
About US:
World Vision Uganda
is a Christian relief, development and advocacy non-government organization dedicated
to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and
injustice. We currently work in over 82 districts in Uganda implementing
projects in health & nutrition, water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH),
livelihoods & community resilience, education and child protection. World
Vision (WV) is committed to the protection of children and adult beneficiaries
from exploitation and abuse and will not employ people whose background is not
suitable for working with the beneficiaries above. All employment is
conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks,
including criminal record checks where possible.
Job Summary: The
Monitoring and Evaluation Officer  is to
support the project in systematic data collection and management of up to date
databases for timely and evidence based reporting to ensure quality programming
and accountability within the framework of World Vison and SEEK-project
standards and guidelines. The Monitoring and Evaluation Officer will also provide
a backstop for the implementation of the Sustaining Education Efforts in
Karamoja (SEEK –Project) that aims to enroll and retain 15000 out of school
children in 63 primary schools in Kotido and Kaabong districts by 2021.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Effective data collection and management to ensure timely reporting
    and project decision making including project development documents (cash
    flows, DIP, Log frames, etc), LMMS quality assurance and validation
  • Documentation and reporting including supporting school inspection,
    development of M&E tools, ToRs for evaluation studies, success
    stories, tracking of output and outcome progress, preparing quality
    Monthly management project reports, support in preparation for donor
    reports, among others.
  • Capacity building of village education committees on how to
    identify, track and register out of school children to be enrolled in
    schools, identification and training of data enumerators on data
    collection process, data validation, entry and analysis.
  • Conducting field visits to monitor progress activity progress,
    follow up visits on completed activities, and also conduct data quality
    check on the targeted beneficiaries.
  • Liaise with the P&C in the recruitment and remuneration of data
    enumerators including preparing worksheets and follow up on their payment
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in either monitoring and evaluation, development
    studies or statistical packages, development economics or social sciences
    with a minimum experience of 3-4 years in programming.
  • Post graduate diploma in monitoring and evaluation is an added
  • Good knowledge of statistical packages and mobile data collection
    and analysis.
  • Good knowledge and working experience of Karamoja context, a minimum
    of 3 years’ work experience as an M&E officer with a reputable
  • Should be a problem solver with high level of creativity and
    sensitivity to conflict
  • Certificate in post graduate in monitoring and evaluation.
  • Effective in written and verbal communication in English and spoken
    Ngakaramojong language.
  • Valid riding permit.
  • Strong demonstrable skills and experience in monitoring and
  • Strong understanding of the child and adult safeguarding policy
  • Good knowledge on education challenges in Karamoja Context.
  • High level of reporting and documentation skills
  • Problem solving and decision making skills.
  • Ability to work in hard to reach context
How to apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by visiting World Vision International’s
e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link below.
Deadline: 6th December 2019 at 5:30 pm
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