Technical Officer (Program/MERL) – Pact 494 views

Technical Officer (Program/MERL) – Pact is a promise. Every day, as Pact employees, we promise to dedicate ourselves to a world where the poor and marginalized earn a dignified living, are healthy, and take part in the benefits that nature provides.

Pact Nigeria, located in Abuja, is the Nigerian Country office of Pact, which is an independent International non-profit Organization headquartered in Washington, DC, USA. Pact’s vision is a world where those who are poor and marginalized exercise their voice, build their own solutions, and take ownership over their future. Its mission is to enable systemic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy, and take part in the benefits that nature provides. Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development.”

Pact is seeking candidates for the position below:

Technical Officer (Program/MERL)
Job TypeFull Time
Experience2 years
Location Bayelsa
Job Field NGO/Non-Profit

Position Summary

The Technical Officer is responsible for the operation of the project M&E systems at the LGA levels.
The Technical Officer will revise the program strategy as needed, while developing and monitoring the implementation of annual work plans, and also ensure the implementation of all program and MERL activities at the LGA offices.
The technical officer will develop/adopt/adapt program specific routine data collection tools and ensure the data quality plans are rigorously implanted.
The Technical Officer will collect, compile and analyze data as well as develop reports using specified templates.

Minimum Qualifications

Degree in Development Studies, Research Methods, Statistics, Social Sciences, Measurement and Evaluation, Project Planning and Management or other relevant field preferred.
Minimum of 2 years of active M&E work experience in development programming required; ideal candidate will have both theoretical and practical background in M&E and skilled in qualitative and quantitative M&E methodologies and techniques
Knowledge of major aspects of program development, implementation end documentation and excellent verbal and written communication skills required
Excellent computer skills, including experience with: Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Epi- Info, Epi- Data, SPSS, Access, DHIS, SQL, and any other statistical packages

Applicants should submit their resume/CV and cover letter explaining their suitability to [email protected] All CV’s/resume/applications MUST be in either word format or PDF. Applicants MUST indicate the position applied for on the SUBJECT of the mail. Note: Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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