Jun 20, 2017

Senegal: Regional Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) Advisor

NGO/UN Job Vacancy



Organization: Acción contra el Hambre España
Country: Senegal
Closing date: 14 Jul 2017

Action Against Hunger is an international non-governmental, private, apolitical, non-religious and non-profit organization created in 1979. Its goal is to combat hunger and dangerous situations that threaten men, women and children. Currently 500 expats and more than 5,000 employees are working for Action Against Hunger in more than forty-six countries working in projects concerning four areas of focus: nutrition, health, food security and water and sanitation.

GENERAL OBJECTIVES

Under the general guidance of the Regional Representative, the Regional MEAL is responsible for supporting the development and harmonization of effective and robust Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning processes.

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES

· Design an innovative ACF MEAL strategy at Regional level

· Standardize tools at regional level and ensure a regular follow-up on donors’ requirements on M&E

· Contribute to quality improvement

· Reinforce accountability at regional level and facilitate an evidence based programing

· Build capacities and ensure trainings at country and regional levels

CANDIDATE PROFILE

· Degree in International Development, Humanitarian affairs, research or equivalent.

· Extensive experience on project cycle management, research, data gathering and management, statistics, quantitative / qualitative analysis and reporting.

· At least 5 years of experience within humanitarian organizations, and at least 2 years at coordination level in M&E Positions or tasks.

· Experience in large scale emergency response monitoring and evaluation and reporting to donors.

· Extensive experience in conducting surveys, assessments and evaluation for multiple sectors (Nutrition and Health, WaSH, Food Security and Livelihoods, Mental Health and Care practices)

· Humanitarian sector knowledge: Mandatory. Knowledge of West Africa and local customs is an asset.

· Knowledge of Action against Hunger is an asset

· Languages : English (and proficient on written English) French (Fluent)

· Able to work under Windows OS.

· Proficiency on the basic office tools (at least Word and Excel)

· Knowledge on databases and mobile data collection systems (ODK) would be desirable.

REMUNERATIVE PACKAGE

We offer immediate incorporation to a dynamic international network with the following remuneration package:

  • Formal work contract: 12 months.
  • Base: Dakar.
  • Salary: from 1.850 € to 2.400 € gross per month according to candidate’s previous experience (according to standard list of Action Against Hunger - Spain). Action Against Hunger - Spain remuneration system allows a salary progression based on the annual development appraisal.
  • Action Against Hunger - Spain remuneration system allows a salary progression based on the annual development appraisal.
  • Up to 20% additional remuneration depending on the position’s context and responsibilities (according the grading scale set by Action Against Hunger)
  • House and maintenance covered by the organization (including per diem): package estimated according to the destination.
  • Travel costs to and from the mission.
  • 25 working days of paid leave per year.
  • Break: additional rest period, including travel cost to a reference area and economic help of 215€.
  • Health, repatriation, travel and life insurance covered by the organization.
  • Extra per month and per child (Under 18 years old): from 100€ to 225€ monthly (according to standard list of Action Against Hunger - Spain).

How to apply:

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