M & E Lead (NGO)

Job Categories:

Program Manager/ Assistants (NGO Sector)

Date Posted:


Employment Type

Full Time







Job Purpose

The M&E Lead will manage efforts for HIV case finding and technical assistance to government and develop monitoring, evaluation and reporting (MER) systems that include appropriate indicators, baseline data, targets and a plan to evaluate performance and produce timely, accurate and complete reporting. The M&E Lead will also manage project evaluations.

Summary of Key Responsibilities;
  • Management of project-specific M&E framework and Plan including system requirements
  • Lead project evaluation including synthesis of information and dissemination towards improved knowledge sharing/management.
  • Facilitate data utilization including guiding routine project performance monitoring ensuring provision of analytical data to inform effective QA/QI of the project.
  • Develop and adapt M&E system in line with Project priorities and organisational M&E framework
  • Coordinate project operations research & publications portfolio in collaboration with Principal Investigator and project team.
  • Provide strategic information for project level decision making in relation to programme performance monitoring, planning, strategic positioning and programme design. 
  • Lead project M&E related internal and external reporting, providing relevant strategic information for evidence-based programmatic and strategic decision-making.
  • Oversight & development of M&E technical expertise for project team to ensure adequate capacity to support project activities.
  • Manage project M&E team ensuring adequate staffing and capacity
Required Skills & Competences / Attributes
  • Ability to organize multiple projects; manage and prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines.         
  • Excellent Analytical Skills 
  • Excellent Report Writing and Oral Presentation Skills.
  • Excellent Communications Skills
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Integrity & trustworthiness
  • Creative

Primary Areas of Accountability:
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Master’s Degree or higher in Public Health, Social Sciences, or other relevant disciplines.
  • Minimum of 7 years working on monitoring and evaluation in the public health and HIV
  • Demonstrated expertise in designing rigorous data collection systems and knowledge of
    methods for data analysis.
  • Knowledge of M&E issues and indicator development for HIV prevention and service delivery strengthening related to HIV/AIDS.
  • Familiarity with PEPFAR indicators and reporting requirements.
  • Hands-on practical experience setting up and managing MER systems for health programs in
    developing countries, and the ability to coach and train others in their use.
  • Experience in knowledge management and dissemination of research findings.
  • Excellent report writing, analytical and oral presentation skills.

If you fully meet the hiring requirements for the above position, please email your CV and Cover letter clearly stating your salary expectations to: jobs@bemconsult.com and Copy-in bemconsult@outlook.com  
Note that, all communications will be kept in the strictest of confidence. If you do not receive communication within 21 days of the closing date of the advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.