Monitoring, Evaluation, Learning and Social Accountability (MEALSA) at Oxfam Nigeria

Oxfam is an international confederation of 17 organizations (affiliates) committed to creating a just world without poverty. In Nigeria Oxfam works in the areas of Economic Justice/Sustainable Livelihoods, Humanitarian Programming to save lives, Advancing Gender Justice and Good Governance, adopting a right based approach.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Monitoring, Evaluation, Learning and Social Accountability (MEALSA) Location: Abuja, Nigeria Internal Job Grade: D1- national Contract type: 1 Year Fixed Term Reporting to: Programme Quality and Development Manager Job PurposeTo ensure the implementation of a complete and coordinated MEALSA of the Oxfam response programme.The position holder will support the program teams and partners in Nigeria to define and implement a coordinated mechanism, based on the proposed Minimum MEALSA standards.S/he will facilitate capacity building process of partners and Oxfam staff on knowledge, skills and competencies necessary for effective MEALSA through training and coaching.Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities MEALSA Systems Management & Program Support:Supports to develop and strengthen the participatory MEALSA system within the Programme and ensure that the defined system incorporate the MEALSA principles and both international and Oxfam programme standards.Supports in timely implementation of monitoring framework and tools, to ensure quality and consistent information is available on programme performance and impact.Manages specific MEALSA processes, methodologies and tools (including indicator tracking through specific management information systems) and reporting.Supports with the review of MEALSA data quality, MEALSA reports, evaluations, baselines, surveys and leads improvement of MEALSA data quality and reporting from the fieldParticipates in programme/project planning processes, particularly on logic of intervention (Develop logical frameworks and MEALSA plans), and contributes to ensuring adherence to Oxfam’s programme quality standards.Ensure the quality and timeliness of application of these instruments thereby ensuring donor compliance; supports external evaluations when required.Provides technical and specialist advice (on request and proactively) to the program teamCapacity Building for Partner and Oxfam Staff: Supports programme teams in establishing knowledge creation and sharing and learning loops, through for instance production of case studies, presentation of key results for monitoring and evaluation activities, and facilitation of learning and capitalization workshopsContribute to enhancing the knowledge and skills of Staff and partners on planning, monitoring, evaluation and learning, as well as creating support for (the use of) these instruments and toolsFacilitate key MEALSA learning events and processes; take initiatives to enable and ensure a strong on-going learning network across programsPartner Management:Maintains effective partner grants and reports monitoring system, ensures adherence to Oxfam policies and procedures on partner management.Participates in regular meetings with partner organisations to fully understands the context and operating environment; ensures that the working relationship between them and Oxfam is positive, open and conducive to the successful achievement of agreed objectives

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Monitoring, Evaluation, Learning and Social Accountability (MEALSA) at Oxfam Nigeria

Oxfam is an international confederation of 17 organizations (affiliates) committed to creating a just world without poverty. In Nigeria Oxfam works in the areas of Economic Justice/Sustainable Livelihoods, Humanitarian Programming to save lives, Advancing Gender Justice and Good Governance, adopting a right based approach.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Monitoring, Evaluation, Learning and Social Accountability (MEALSA) Location: Abuja, Nigeria Internal Job Grade: D1- national Contract type: 1 Year Fixed Term Reporting to: Programme Quality and Development Manager Job PurposeTo ensure the implementation of a complete and coordinated MEALSA of the Oxfam response programme.The position holder will support the program teams and partners in Nigeria to define and implement a coordinated mechanism, based on the proposed Minimum MEALSA standards.S/he will facilitate capacity building process of partners and Oxfam staff on knowledge, skills and competencies necessary for effective MEALSA through training and coaching.Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities MEALSA Systems Management & Program Support:Supports to develop and strengthen the participatory MEALSA system within the Programme and ensure that the defined system incorporate the MEALSA principles and both international and Oxfam programme standards.Supports in timely implementation of monitoring framework and tools, to ensure quality and consistent information is available on programme performance and impact.Manages specific MEALSA processes, methodologies and tools (including indicator tracking through specific management information systems) and reporting.Supports with the review of MEALSA data quality, MEALSA reports, evaluations, baselines, surveys and leads improvement of MEALSA data quality and reporting from the fieldParticipates in programme/project planning processes, particularly on logic of intervention (Develop logical frameworks and MEALSA plans), and contributes to ensuring adherence to Oxfam’s programme quality standards.Ensure the quality and timeliness of application of these instruments thereby ensuring donor compliance; supports external evaluations when required.Provides technical and specialist advice (on request and proactively) to the program teamCapacity Building for Partner and Oxfam Staff: Supports programme teams in establishing knowledge creation and sharing and learning loops, through for instance production of case studies, presentation of key results for monitoring and evaluation activities, and facilitation of learning and capitalization workshopsContribute to enhancing the knowledge and skills of Staff and partners on planning, monitoring, evaluation and learning, as well as creating support for (the use of) these instruments and toolsFacilitate key MEALSA learning events and processes; take initiatives to enable and ensure a strong on-going learning network across programsPartner Management:Maintains effective partner grants and reports monitoring system, ensures adherence to Oxfam policies and procedures on partner management.Participates in regular meetings with partner organisations to fully understands the context and operating environment; ensures that the working relationship between them and Oxfam is positive, open and conducive to the successful achievement of agreed objectives

Apply at https://ngcareers.com/job/2018-04/monitoring-evaluation-learning-and-social-accountability-mealsa-at-oxfam-nigeria-267/