PURPOSE OF POSITION:
Contribute to establish quality assurance through enhancing program/project DME processes/standards in line with WV and donors orientations, while building the capacity of staff in DME in accordance with WVI's mission and vision statements.
Contribute to Central Africa Republic (CAR) Response strategy development and implementation.
Assist Programs manager to ensure landscape analysis is updated at last each year (macro-assessment).
Contribute to the development of Design, Monitoring & Evaluation (DME) Annual Operating Plan for sector strategies, to monitor their integration and implementation within programmes/projects design as well as to evaluate them following the scope and support base manager/project manager/coordinator for Key Performance Indicators of DME officer.
Provide monitoring and evaluation tools, systems and processes that improve project effectiveness and accountability.
Assist Operation Director to ensure that all Programmes/Projects are aligned to CAR Response strategy with regard to the DME standards.
Support/train DME officer, sector specialist and project coordinators/managers to ensure quality assurance through conducting regular monitoring, quarterly review meetings, formal evaluation and Child well being indicators measurement.
Ensure preparation tools, approach, data centralization programs / projects and central level(state), to facilitate the development of CAR Response Child Well Being (CWBT) annual report and provide support to Programs/projects including assessment reports, design documents and logframe, evaluation reports, quarterly, semi and annual reports.
Support Operations Manager and Programs manager on DME issues.
Ensure that the strategy implementation database is regularly updated once per quarter.
Provide direct support to Programs through regular field visits.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Able to think logically and systematically and have good organizational skills.
Has had training in statistics and or experience in statistical analysis.
Degree in statistics, physical, biological or social sciences.
At least five (5) years hands on experience in monitoring and evaluation of programs, preferably related to community based rural development work.
Extensive experience in development studies / rural development, reports and other documents.
Experience in using Microsoft Office (word, Access, Excel.
Experience in using database and statistical software such as Epi lnfo, SPSS, etc.
Excellent skill in report writing.
Experience in project proposal writing. Should be able to take initiatives to focus on quality outcomes and services to beneficiaries and customers within the region.
Should monitor progress and maintain high standards of work for all Programs/projects.
Should always look for opportunities and initiatives to learn, improve, change and grow in the area of M&E for the benefit of programs in the region.
Work environment: Office-based with frequent travel to the field, ability to work with large diversity of individuals and groups in rural and remote areas with diverse culture and believes.
Travel: 30% Domestic/international travel is required.
On call: Available for communication with partners and colleagues from diverse time zones.