M & E Officer

IFES Nepal

The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) promotes democratic stability by providing technical assistance and applying field-based research to the electoral cycle worldwide to enhance citizen participation and strengthen civil societies, governance and transparency. Every IFES project is staffed by national and international staff while partnering with local organizations. This homegrown approach ensures that the expertise offered by IFES fits…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Kathmandu
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Competitive /
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    Job Level : Officer
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    Job Experience : 4+ year
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    Job Category NGO | INGO | Charity
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : Mar 16, 2021

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Support program team to collect, record, verify and evaluate data on program activities and ensure that necessary data is being collected for project indicators;
  • Liaise with program team and IFES Nepal subaward partners on project progress, reporting, indicators and data collection;
  • Serve as M&E resource for program team and subaward partners;
  • Help develop new data collection and tracking tools and maintain new and existing tools;
  • Create data visualization tools, including infographics, graphs, tables, matrices and other useful tools to capture progress of projects against project indicators;
  • Contribute to briefing notes and program reports as requested;
  • Manage day-to-day project activities in an efficient and effective manner;
  • Travel as necessary to support IFES Nepal’s and/or subaward partners’ M&E efforts;
  • Troubleshoot challenges with IFES Nepal’s and subaward partners’ M&E systems and identify and implement creative solutions;
  • Other relevant duties as assigned by the Country Director, Deputy Country Director and/or the Sr. M&E Manager.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in statistics, international development, political science, international relations or a related field, Master’s degree preferred;
  • Minimum 4 years of relevant experience in international development or related field, ideally in a monitoring and evaluation role and on democracy or election programs;
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills;
  • Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office Programs, Excel, Internet) are required;
  • Experience with data collection tools, graphs and tables is preferred;
  • Ability to work independently in support of a team;
  • Applicants must already reside in Nepal, preferably in Kathmandu;
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English;
  • Availability to travel up to 10%.

How to Apply

This position is opened for Nepali nationals only. Qualified and interested candidates are requested to send their application with an updated CV and two professional references to: ifesnepalvacancy@gmail.com with clearly mentioning the position you are applying for in the subject line. The application submission deadline is 4:00 PM, Thursday, March 25, 2021.