Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Manager – Liberia Good Governance Activity

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  • Post Date: June 23, 2022
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Job Overview

Tetra Tech International Development is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for a potential Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) Manager position on an anticipated U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded program in Liberia. The goal of this activity is to improve the capacities of targeted Government of Liberia ministries and commissions, and local governments to formulate and administer sound tax policies, improve budget transparency, deepen decentralization, and deliver quality services at the sub-national level. This will be achieved by improving the capacity of the Government of Liberia to mobilize domestic revenue; supporting the Government of Liberia to improve budget transparency; capacitating local governments to improve local development and service delivery; and supporting solid waste management initiatives, such as landfill implementation.

Position Description:

The MEL Manager will be responsible for developing, updating, and tracking performance indicators and data against the project MEL Plan. This includes creating collection methodologies and oversight to baseline data collection, data cleaning and analysis, data quality assessments, and learning. The MEL Manager is responsible for implementing the collaboration, learning, and adapting (CLA) approach, which includes filling knowledge gaps; applying learning from evaluations, periodic monitoring, and reflection processes; and knowledge sharing. The MEL Manager will provide on-site monitoring, oversight, and accountability of program activities through collection of indicator data and analysis of activity progress.

Responsibilities:

The MEL Manager is responsible for the overall data collection for the Activity. S/he will collaborate with the Chief of Party and technical team members on annual planning, definition of outputs, outcomes, and results, and coordinate the preparation of quarterly and annual reports, as well as other deliverables involving democracy and governance-related data and indicators. The MEL Manager will support creative and high-quality project communications and knowledge sharing products. S/he will support partners, grantees, and staff in collection, reporting, and verifying data and indicators to meet USAID quality standards. This is a long-term position based in Monrovia.

Qualifications:

* Master’s Degree in quantitative science or related field required.

* At least seven (7) years of demonstrated experience in monitoring, evaluation, and learning.

* At least five (5) years of demonstrated leadership of MEL tasks and teams.

* Familiarity with academic research methodologies and data collection, as well as theory of change.

* Experience in MEL with donor-funded projects, including working with grantees, required; USAID-funded project strongly preferred.

* Experience in MEL on policy reform, decentralization, and service delivery projects strongly preferred;

* Excellent oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to think strategically and communicate his/her vision to partners and colleagues;

* Proven experience navigating complex and high-pressure operating environments;

* Proficiency in written and spoke English is required.
* Liberian nationals strongly encouraged to apply!

To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the online application process:

* Cover Letter

* CV in reverse chronological format

Please ensure that your Cover Letter and CV/Resume are uploaded and submit only the requested documentation as part of your application. Incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. No phone calls will be accepted.

At Tetra Tech, health and safety play a vital role in our success. Tetra Tech’s employees work together to comply with all applicable health & safety practices and protocols, including health orders and regulations related to COVID-19 that are mandated by local, state and federal authorities.Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees – 21,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 450 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.

About the Organization

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting and engineering services. The Company supports government and commercial clients by providing innovative solutions focused on water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. With more than 17,000 associates worldwide, Tetra Tech’s capabilities span the entire project life cycle.

Job Detail
  • Career LevelOthers
  • Experience3 Years
  • IndustryNGO & Development
  • QualificationMaster’s Degree
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