MSH seeks a Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) Sr. Manager to implement and oversee the monitoring and evaluation system for reporting progress, and maintain reporting procedures and guidelines in compliance with USAID systems. The M&E Sr. Manager position is part of the project senior management team and is expected to provide thought leadership and M&E expertise to the project, and to ensure strong performance of the project M&E team.
The M&E Sr. Manager will be expected to implement and adapt a strong monitoring and evaluation plan consistent with the CSH program results framework, coordinate the collection of data for the Performance Monitoring Plan (PMP) including conducting field visits for data validation, monitor the quality and completeness of data sets, contribute to the development of the program and document project performance against established outputs and indicators. The M&E Sr. Manager’s role provides oversight for all M&E and HMIS components of the CSH project. S/he will support routine data quality audits, and serve as a catalyst to enhance systems that bridge data collection with analysis and data-driven decision making and planning. Building on previous gains, focus on accurate and timely data collection at the county and health facility level will be paramount.
Equally importantly, the M&E Sr. Manager is expected to provide technical assistance to, and build capacity of, the Ministry of Health’s Monitoring and Evaluation Unit, and of the Data Managers of the County Health Teams. S/he will be responsible for collaborating with the Ministry of Health (MOH) and county health teams (CHT) to identify data management challenges, provide feedback, and improve existing data management, collection and analysis tools and timelines.
As a ‘thought leader’ of the program, the M&E Sr. Manager is also expected to promote learning, such as actively participating in and leading operations research that addresses issues and questions to inform public health.
Master’s degree in a relevant discipline such as health sciences, public health, statistics or monitoring and evaluation.