Thursday, March 9, 2017

Children's Voice Today,Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) Coordinator Jobs in Rwanda

Children’s Voice Today (CVT)
Position: Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) Coordinator
Location: Kigali with frequent travel to district
Team project: PDQ/MEAL
Post Type: Rwandan National
Deadline: 28th March 2017

POSITION: Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) Coordinator
Child Safeguarding
Level 3- The responsibility of the post may require the post holder to have regular contact with or access to children or young people.
Role Purpose:
In close collaboration with Save the Children MEAL Specialist, the MEAL Coordinator will be responsible for the front-line overall support of  European-funded  “Accountability for Children’s Rights in Rwanda Project” being implemented by CVT while ensuring effective implementation of the Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning system of Save the Children Rwanda Country project.
Key areas include (a) support the project staff in the development and implementation of Save the Children’s Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) systems; (b) assisting in the collection, entry and compilation of program data and learning findings; (c) supporting CVT by providing project-level technical assistance during the design and implementation of studies, research, surveys and evaluations; (d) supporting in the setting up and implementation of accountability to beneficiaries mechanisms, monitor project quality, raise red flags and support project learning while contributing to transparent and robust reporting
Scope of the Role:
Reports to: Program manager
Staff directly interacting with the post: Program Manager, Save the children (Sc) MEAL Specialists, CVT Field Officers and Youth mentors.
Key Areas of Accountability:
  1. Planning and Reporting
  • Support and participate in planning activities and review meetings
  • Lead the MEAL roll out plan within the project Compile and provide required data for reporting to donors and SCI requirements
  • Ensure project DIPs include MEAL activities
     2.  Quality Monitoring
  • Work closely with the project and SC-MEAL teams to develop Project Quality Benchmarks
  • Use process, output and outcome level quality benchmarks as reference to undertake field monitoring visits, focusing on project quality aspects, discuss with relevant staff and share reports with relevant colleagues
  • Work with project team and SC-MEAL team to develop data collection tools
  • Work with project team to regularly collect data to their indicators
  • Perform regular field visits to ensure the quality of data collected by program staff and to verify the accuracy of the reported data.
      3.  Management Information System
  • Support in the compilation and analysis of quantitative and qualitative project data and contribute into subsequent reporting
  • Support in creating project databases.
     4. Accountability
         Support the field office to set up Complaint and Feedback Mechanism to respond
  • University first degree in statistics, education or relevant social sciences, with M&E skills,
  • At least three years M&E experience working in planning, monitoring, evaluation and Accountability in an NGO setting
  • Proven experience with quantitative and qualitative data collection
  • Ability to lead and drive the organization towards more action-research focused and child-centered integrated programming by using participation and listening to beneficiaries, including children, as one of the main mechanisms for project implementation
Strong capacity and creativity in leading and facilitating participatory methodologies to meaningfully engage beneficiaries and receiving their feedback, including children.
How To Apply
Interested candidates should send their applications written in English to: before the 28th March 2017, the CV should include 3 referees with their address.  Please include The Job Title in the subject line of your email.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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