Posted on :
23 Mar, 2010
FHI is recruiting for experienced individuals for the position of Technical Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) for an upcoming USAID-funded “Strengthening Malaria Prevention and Control in Nigeria” project.
REQ ID: 1194
The aim of the project is to implement a comprehensive malaria program to increase coverage and the use of life-saving malaria interventions in support of the Nigeria National Malaria Strategic Plan and the National Malaria Control Program. FHI is among the largest and most established nonprofit organizations active in international public health with a mission to improve lives worldwide through research, education, and services in family health.
Based in Nigeria, the Technical Advisor, M&E will provide technical leadership in M&E systems design and implementation, and develop appropriate guidelines to support USAID/Nigeria, the National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) and USAID’s Implementing Partners in conducting M&E and reporting results. Additionally, the Technical Advisor, M&E will deliver M&E training, and interface with USAID/Nigeria as required. The Technical Advisor, M&E will report to the Director, Monitoring and Evaluation, technical oversight with operational responsibility to the Project Director, and interface with USAID/Nigeria as required. *Offer contingent upon awarded proposal.
Provide hands-on M&E support to USAID/Nigeria and its Implementing Partners
Develop M&E tools and guidelines
Conduct data quality assessments
Conduct M&E capacity building trainings
Coordinate data gathering and aggregation
Analyze data and prepare sector-specific and crosscutting M&E reports
BS/BA in social sciences, demography, economics or related field and 9-11 yrs rel exp; or MS/MA in social sciences, demography, economics or related field and 7-9 yrs relevant exp; or PhD/MD or equivalent degree and 5-7 years relevant exp. Exp must be with international development programs with 3-5 years supervisory exp
8+ years of experience designing and implementing M&E systems, with experience on Malaria Prevention projects
Significant experience working with integrated public health programs, including Malaria, HIV/AIDS, TB, and RH programs, healthcare, HMIS, and workplace prevention programs
Experience with USAID-funded projects
Multi-sectoral M&E experience (e.g. Economic Growth, Humanitarian Assistance, Democracy and Governance, Health, Education etc) with experience in Malaria preferred.
Proven leadership skills
Experience with capacity building activities for M&E
Experience with data quality assessment
In addition, has international name recognition among peers in same discipline or program area (can be informally assessed); and has a least 5 professional publications in respected journals or other fora.