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Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialists

Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialists

# of Openings 
2
Job Locations 
UA
Category 
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Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field.

 

CAMRIS clients include U.S. government agencies and multilateral and private organizations. Our core practice areas include public health, agriculture and food security, economic development, education, environment, humanitarian assistance, democracy and governance, and medical research.

 

CAMRIS seeks Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialists for the anticipated Analytical Services for USAID/Ukraine, USAID/Belarus, and USAID/Moldova contract. The purpose of this contract is to provide analytical services, including assessments, performance and impact evaluations, and monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of USAID activities in Ukraine, Moldova, and Belarus.

Responsibilities

  • Design and serve on impact and performance evaluations, surveys, analyses, and assessments related to USAID’s development objectives in democracy and governance, economic growth, health, the environment, and energy.
  • Present evaluation findings, recommendations and conclusions to USAID, implementing partners, and other stakeholders.
  • Review, revise, and maintain the Mission Performance Management Plan (PMP), project M&E plans, and activity M&E plans.
  • Manage the process of high quality performance monitoring by project staff and implementing partners including: data collection, monitoring, reporting, dissemination, and related tasks.
  • Lead, facilitate, and participate in M&E workshops with USAID and implementing partner staff.
  • Conduct data quality assessments in the field.
  • Conduct M&E capacity development and training sessions for USAID and implementing partner staff.
  • Integrate gender, disability-inclusive, and conflict sensitive measures into programming and activities, ensuring that they are consistently and systematically tracked and reported in accordance with USAID data reporting requirements.
  • Liaise frequently and regularly with a variety of stakeholders including USAID staff, project participants, implementing partners, local, regional and national governments as well as international organizations and donors.
  • Attend local, regional and international meetings, as required.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree is required (advance degree is preferred) in a relevant field, such as international relations, political science, international development, sociology, economics, or health.
  • Five years of demonstrated experience in monitoring and/or evaluating international development projects.
  • Experience within the past year using technological innovations for M&E programming, such as tablets and smartphones high preferred.
  • Demonstrated expertise with various evaluation methodologies, including sampling procedures, survey methodologies, and qualitative data collection methods.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of United States Government rules, regulations, policies, and procedures as they relate to project and program compliance and reporting.
  • Excellent writing and presentation ability, with demonstrated experience working constructively with high-level government counterparts.
  • Experience working with and providing recommendations on creating and refining performance monitoring plans (PMPs). 
  • Significant experience developing indicators, collecting data and providing quantitative/statistical analysis, data quality assessments, and/or performance monitoring and reporting.
  • Knowledge of USAID rules and regulations related to M&E.
  • Fluency in English is required, working knowledge of Ukrainian and Russian is highly preferred.
  • Experience working in Ukraine and Eastern Europe is highly preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is required.