Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist at the American University of Nigeria (AUN)

 Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist

Location: Mubi, Adamawa
Department: Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning.
Employment Status: Full Time (Project)
Report to (Supervisor): Project Director (PD).
Supervises: M&E Officer

Position Background

  • The M&E Specialist will lead and manage the MEL activities for the project.
  • S/he will establish systems for gathering, reporting, and analyzing performance data for the impact and sustainability of project implementation. Serve as the focal person for all MEL-related work for the project.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Ensure the consistency of M&E tools, indicators, and methodologies for data management and analysis across project states as appropriate.
  • Lead the implementation of data quality controls and annual data quality assessments to ensure the integrity of project data.
  • Coordinate the implementation of program assessments and evaluations including baseline, annual, and end-line assessments.
  • Coordinate and lead needs assessments to inform new or adapted programming.
  • Promote learning and assist the state team in documenting and implementing lessons learned.
  • Lead project assessments, evaluations, and design including development of survey protocols
  • Coordinate and conduct annual learning assessments in collaboration with team leads.
  • Support the elaboration of success stories and case studies based on the intended audience.
  • Any other task may be assigned by the Project Director.

Position Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in a field related to International Development, Research or Social Sciences or equivalent relevant experience and Bachelor’s Degree
  • At least 3-5 years of M&E experience (Youth-focused projects preferred)
  • Excellent planning, organization, and communications skills, both oral and written.
  • Experience using MS Windows and MS Office packages (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), IMS, etc.
  • Strong experience in conducting assessments and surveys

Description of Benefits

  • Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as per AIDIs – AUN salary scale.

Application Deadline
22nd October, 2021.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Submit their Resumes, Cover Letters, and references on a single file in a word document or PDF format to: using the position being applied for as the subject of the email.

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  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • AUN is an equal opportunity employer and strives to provide a culturally diverse workforce; we do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race creed, colour, nationality, origin, age, sex, religion and marital status. For information on AUN, visit our Web site at¬†

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