Winrock is seeking CLA Director candidates for an anticipated USAID-funded Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)project in Kenya.
The project will apply a facilitative approach, working across government, private sector, and civil society, to strengthen availability, accessibility and reliability of WASH services.
The project will foster close alliances with county governments and build their capacity for service delivery and regulation, while applying a market-driven lens to support private sector WASH service and equipment providers to deliver services to communities in Kenya.
This position is contingent on receipt of donor funding.
Minimum Qualification : Masters
Experience Level : Senior level
Experience Length : 7 years
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES :
Provide technical leadership for M&E to the project team toensure USAID M&E requirements are met on timely basis and guidesdata collection, management of the data, and display of the results based on both quantitative and qualitative inputs.
This includes dataanalysis, reporting, and dissemination, building capacity of M&E andtechnical staff in these areas, and ensuring compliance.
Develop efficient and accurate data collection and analysis systemthat includes efficient processes for collecting and analyzing data andensuring data quality.
Design and lead the implementation of the project’s Learning Agendaincluding census, surveys, case studies, focus groups and other tools toevaluate project impact, trends, and other learnings.
Providecomprehensive analysis of learning outcomes to inform projectinterventions.
Lead knowledge sharing activities within project, with USAID, otherimplementing partners, and with target countries’ governments.
Lead the evaluation efforts of the project, from the design stage to findings sharing and use.
Build the capacity of the project team in MEL.
Participate in Winrock International’s Community of Practice.
QUALIFICATIONS AND BACKGROUND :
Master’s level degree required, in social sciences, such asstatistics, public policy, economics or a related field, and / orspecialized training / certification in monitoring & evaluation.
Work Experience :
Minimum of seven years’ experience managing and implementingcomplex MEL systems for international development projects, preferablywith USAID.
Experience managing large M&E databases and conducting timelydata analysis and developing reports. SQL database experience preferred.
Experience in both quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis.
Experience managing surveys required.
Experience with capacity building in MEL required.
Experience with mobile data collection strongly preferred.
Experience with tools and approaches for monitoring watershed management required.
Familiarity with USAID M&E requirements strongly preferred.
Proven record of designing and implementing data collection tools including surveys.
Strong communication skills, both interpersonal and written, tofulfill the diverse technical and managerial requirements of theinitiative and to effectively coordinate with a wide range of regionalstakeholders.
Fluency in English and Swahili required
Please note that all CVs must be submitted in English.
Winrock is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed toproviding equal employment opportunity for all people and valuediversity and inclusiveness.
All qualified applicants will be consideredfor employment without regard to perceived or actual race, color,religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexualorientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, physical ormental disability, medical condition, family care status, or any otherbasis protected by law.
How to apply Qualified candidates are asked to submit their CV and cover letter