Chemonics International Job Vacancy: Director Of Monitoring, Evaluation, And Learning - Nigeria

Chemonics seeks a director of monitoring, evaluation, and learning for an anticipated multi-year, USAID-funded health project in Nigeria. The Nigeria Strategic HIV and AIDS Response Program (SHARP) will focus on improving the quality and effectiveness of high-impact, evidence-based HIV/AIDS interventions to meet state and local government areas’ specific goals and objectives. This project will cover governance, access, and demand activities for HIV/AIDS and TB services. The specific objectives of the program include targeted and efficient HIV case identification and linkage to care and treatment; enrollment of patients on HIV/AIDS therapy with adequate adherence and minimal loss to follow-up; successful suppression of HIV viral loads; specialized services that attract key populations; and, increased capacity of the government of Nigeria to expand, oversee and finance HIV/AIDS and TB services. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.

Responsibilities include:
  • Overall project leadership, management, and technical direction
  • Lead the design and implementation of the program monitoring and evaluation (M&E) framework and information system to track delivery against targets, outcomes, and impacts
  • Lead analysis of data collected for assessment of progress and areas of improvement
  • Guide the reporting processes amongst technical staff, consolidate program reports, promote learning and knowledge sharing of best practices and lessons learned
  • Support all technical staff in M&E functions and manage any M&E related staff in the program
  • Master's degree in epidemiology, public health, biostatistics, or a related discipline
  • At least seven years of experience designing and implementing monitoring and evaluation activities for public health programs in developing countries
  • A firm command of the M&E issues with respect to improvements in quality integrated service and support programs
  • In-depth knowledge and experience with U.S. government/President's Emergency Plan for Aids Relief (PEPFAR) reporting requirements
  • Extensive experience managing similar projects
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity
  • Experience as in Nigeria or West Africa preferred
  • Fluency in English required
How to apply:
Apply at HERE by October 25, 2016.

Candidates will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted.

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