Deputy Manager - MEAL, MPCS Project

Save the Children invites applications for the above mentioned position. Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Minimum requirements will be flexible for the potential female candidates. 

The role

The Deputy Manager – MEAL will take the lead to develop MEAL plan and PMP with appropriate tools, techniques and indicators and is responsible to track MPCS project performance indicators. S/he will develop detail indicator reference sheet for PMP indicators and organize annual MEAL planning workshop and to organize regular coordination meeting with partners M&E/ MEAL staff to ensure valid data are coming from partners. This person will be responsible to develop appropriate MEAL tools and techniques for data collection, data management and updating the MEAL database and analyzing and reporting on MEAL data at key intervals, and sharing results in program review meetings with staff and partners. S/he will ensure details steps to ensure data is accurate, reliable, timely, complete and precise in compliance with USAID policies and conduct data quality assessment to ensuring that the data received from project are valid and reliable to make programmatic decision. S/he will lead training/workshops to build capacity of the partner/program staff on MEAL, and provide them with ongoing MEAL technical support, assist in preparing monthly and annual reports for the donor and other stakeholders.

Qualifications and experience

  • At least 5 years’ experience of working in the areas of M&E/MEAL, preferably in risk reduction projects with 3 years in management position.
  • S/he is expected to have advanced knowledge and hands on experience to collect, analyze and visualize data from the field using KOBO or related tools through cell phone or Tab.
  • Demonstrated capacity on development and implementing partner NGOs on MEAL.
  •  Ability to lead to conducing different studies (baseline, evaluation, KAP), plan to explore and implement learning agenda to identify knowledge gaps and conduct training for survey/assessment team on tools and techniques.
  • Experience in reporting on CAR, COMPASS, KPI.
  • S/he should be highly conversant in data analysis skills using SPSS/STATA & Excel/MS-Access and sufficient skills on PowerPoint.
  • Master’s Degree, preferably in Statistics/Economics/Urban Planning/Environmental Science/ MDS/ DRM or related discipline.

Contract length: Regular

Job Location: Cox’s Bazar

Number of vacancy: 1 (One)

The Organisation

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard. 

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
  • All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated
We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.

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Application deadline: April 20, 2019

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
‘Save the Children promotes diversity in its workforce’

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