Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability, and Learning Coordinator (MEAL) Job Vacancy in Nairobi, Kenya - Girl Child Network

Girl Child Network (GCN) is an independent, non-political, non-religious, non-profit organization registered in Kenya, Reg. No’ OP.218/051/12 – 0334/8160, established in 1995 after the Fourth World Conference on Women, in Beijing by participating Kenyan Civil Society Organisations to facilitate in implementation of the Beijing Plan of Action, specifically Article 12. Key programming Strategic Objectives include; education for inclusion, green skills for a greener future, gender and governance, research& documentation, human rights and legislation, institutional strengthening, climate change adaptation, and health on wheels.

Green Youth 360 Project

GCN is anticipating receiving grants to implement a project dubbed, “Green Youth 360”, a 3-year project that will be implemented in Dadaab and Kakuma Refugee Camps and within the host communities. The Project target to work with public primary and secondary schools with a view of supporting the youth and the children to acquire green skills needed to adapt processes, services, and products to climate change and the environmental regulations and requirements related to it. These skills include; knowledge, abilities, values, and attitudes needed to live in, develop and support a sustainable and resource-efficient society for a greener future and sustainable development.

The MEAL Coordinator will be the overall lead development of all project performance measurement frameworks, and tools for data collection jointly with the implementing partner organizations. S/he will be responsible for partner capacity assessment and partner capacity strengthening on all MEAL-related functions/he will provide guidance on the development of periodic project milestones, periodic data collection, and synthesis, development of all M&E reports, reports dissemination to implementing partners and key stakeholders as well as managing spaces for knowledge management such as site visits meetings, project quarterly, bi-annually and annually project review meetings.

Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences and post-graduate qualifications either in M&E or Project Management and Planning with a minimum of eight (8) years of experience in a similar position. Should poses excellent experience in large-scale data collection using artificial intelligence or any other ICT-assisted devices. Should poses advanced skills in all MEAL-related concepts and clearly articulate the link/s between project processes, and performances leading to the project relevance, efficiency, impact, and value for investment. Those that have served as MEAL for green skills-related projects will have an added advantage.

How to apply

Interested applicants who possess the above-specified qualifications and experience can share a detailed CV and a formal application letter (indicating their expected salary) through the email address. Applications for the above-stated position will close on Thursday 20th April 2023 at 4.00 p.m.

NB: GCN is an equal opportunity employer. We DO NOT charge any fee to process applications nor do we request any medical tests/checkups for applicants. Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.