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Senior Manager-MEL


Type of role:Advocacy policy and research
Salary:Competitive
Contract type:Permanent
Full Time:40 hours per week
Application Closing Date:21 Feb 2018
Interview date:Week of 26th February, 2018
Start date:ASAP

VSO is the world's leading development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. We are unique in the way we bring people together to share their skills and experience, generate insights and ideas and, most of all, take action against poverty and exclusion. It's a highly effective approach that works, and today is helping millions of people in some of the world's poorest communities lift themselves out of poverty.

Role overview

Lead development and utilisation of a robust MEL system aligned to VSO’s People First Strategy, Core Programmes, Core Approaches and SDGs’ leaving no one behind agenda.

Skills, qualifications and experience

You are a master's degree holder in a related field with ideally M&E as an area of specialisation. You have extensive experience in a similar senior role and have established and managed a robust, relevant, functional and user friendly MEL system. You are effective in facilitating MEL trainings and building capacity of country programmes to drive a mutually benefiting learning agenda in M&E. You are excellent at analysing and interpreting complex data and facilitating information-based decision making both at country as well as global levels. You are a people's leader and inspire high performance from the team you work with. You have the necessary IT skills; experience and skills in some relevant quantitative and qualitative data analysis software packages e.g. SPSS, Atlas.ti. You are self-driven with an ability to work with people to deliver high quality results.

VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.
Unfortunately we are unable to provide sponsorship for this position, so please ensure you have the right to work in any of the following listed locations: Nairobi, Bangkok, Pretoria or any of VSO's Country Programme offices, before you apply.

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