Monday, 24 March 2014

MEAL/MIS Project Officer at Catholic Relief Services (CRS) in Tanzania

Job Title: MEAL/MIS Project Officer

Employer: Catholic Relief Services (CRS)

Duty Station: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania  

Application Deadline: 3rd April 2014

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

Lead the development, implementation and management of the project’s MEAL system and MIS to enable timely and accurate data collection, analysis, decision-making  and reporting
Support and strengthen the capacity of CRS and four local implementing partners by developing/training on MEAL tools, guidelines and providing other direct technical assistance
Conduct regular monitoring field visits and analyse data in MIS to prepare monthly and quarterly trend analysis reports for the Project Manager
Lead the project’s baseline, mid-term and final evaluations
Collaborate with project staff and local implementing partners to develop and disseminate lessons learned, best practices, promotional and marketing materials to key audiences
Assist in the compilation of annual work plans and ensure the MEAL system enables the collection, analysis and reporting of project outcomes against work plans.

Qualifications:

MS or MA in a relevant (Statistics, Economics, MIS) or related field(s); minimum 3-years of practical experience in M&E/MIS or equivalent experience.

Experience/Skills:

At least three years professional experience in M&E;
Familiarity with principles and current approaches to M&E of development programs using both quantitative and qualitative methods;
Strong qualitative and quantitative analytical skills with proven ability to work with statistical software such as SPSS;
Experience in GIS mapping;
Excellent inter-personal skills;
Demonstrated personal accountability and drive to serve others;
Affinity for partner relationships;
Familiarity with and commitment to addressing gender equality in programming; Ability to work well independently and as part a team;
Ability to travel nationally and internationally as required;
Experience in working in partnership with local organizations ;
Competency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook;
Fluency in Swahili and English.

How to Apply:

If you are interested and meet these minimum qualifications, please submit your cover letter and curriculum vitae of no more than 3-pages by 3rd April 2014 to the Human Resources Officer,  at tz_hr@global.crs.org or through below address;
Human Resources Officer
P.O. Box 34701
Catholic Relief Services
Dar es Salaam