International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs.
Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.
International Medical Corps is anticipating an OFDA funded emergency response project to cover selected districts in Matabeleland South province. The project focus is on addressing emergency nutrition & WASH needs while building the resilience of vulnerable households.
International Medical Corps is therefore seeking qualified candidates for this project. The positions are contingent upon funding being received from the donor. The incumbents will be based in any of the targeted areas of operation and will be working closely with relevant ministries in Matabeleland South.
The primary function of the Monitoring & Evaluation Officer is to lead the project’s monitoring and evaluation and learning efforts. S/He will manage the data collection and analysis process for the project. S/He will lead in design and expedition of the project baseline and end line as well as other assessments as necessary and will provide strategic oversight to the design of the project management information system and database.
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Lead in development of the Program Management Plans.
• Oversee the M & E system and all aspects of data collection, analysis and reporting.
• Create and/or update M & E tools.
• Compile collected Nutrition and WASH data on a regular basis and present report to Team Leader.
• Routinely monitor implementation of all activities to ensure progress and identify programmatic issues that need to be addressed.
• Ensure internal and external reports are of good quality and donor requirements in terms of quality, content and deadlines met.
ESSENTIAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
• Bachelor’s degree in related field.
• Minimum of 2-3 years programming experience in humanitarian work, with a specific focus on M & E.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Previous experience in the health, nutrition and WASH sectors desired
• Experience with developing and delivering trainings
• Ability to manage multiple deadlines and work under pressure
Qualified and interested candidates are required to submit a letter of motivation and curriculum vitae no later than the 15th July 2016. Please ensure that the job title is in the subject line of the email and submit your application to the following email address:
Proficiency in Ndebele is a requirement for the posts.
International Medical Corps is proud to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or status as a veteran.