SENIOR MONITORING AND EVALUATION OFFICER x2 – 1 & 2 YEAR CONTRACTS

ACHAP was established as a public-private community development partnership in 2000 to enhance and support Botswana’s HIV & AIDS response. Using a comprehensive approach, ACHAP has successfully supported HIV prevention, care and treatment in Botswana for more than 14 years with remarkable results. Key to the success of ACHAP support has been the focus on results, the ability to develop and manage partnerships with government, civil society, other development partners and the private sector. ACHAP’s main strengths include flexibility and innovation in programme design and implementation, evidence based programming, and commitment to culturally relevant approaches. ACHAP prides itself as a health development organization. ACHAP is now an independent non-profit making corporation entity with broader health mandate, wider geographical focus continuing to build on, and leverage on her core competencies in the field of HIV/AIDS and related health conditions. ACHAP hence, seeks to recruit suitably qualified and highly motivated individuals with strong commitment to TB/HIV/AIDS programmes implementation to the position of;

SENIOR MONITORING AND EVALUATION OFFICER x2 – 1 & 2 YEAR CONTRACTS

Job purpose

To provide ACHAP with monitoring, research, evaluation and documentation technical support, including capacity building, with a primary focus on the HIV/ AIDS Prevention and Care, including HIV Testing and Counselling and Youth

or key populations prevention programmes and care, Safe Male Circumcision program, TB/HIV integration and other areas of Health congruent with ACHAP, its sub-recipients and partners (with a possibility of working in the SADC region).

Roles and responsibilities

  • Implement/customizes/maintains the Global Fund project M&E Frameworks and plan in order to track progress towards meeting set objectives and targets;
  • Work with other implanting partners to continuously review/ customizes/updates/maintains monitoring and evaluation tools for use by implementing partners in data collection and reporting;
  • Provide technical support on ongoing M&E data collection, analysis and reporting according to programme M&E plan;
  • Provides mentoring support to subordinates in the department and implementing partners;
  • Provides accurate and timely reports to ACHAP Management, as per indicator reporting schedule;
  • Designs and conducts programme evaluations in line with each programme/project evaluation agenda;
  • Develops and updates the M&E data base for storage and management of the key programme;
  • Participates in research studies or secondary analysis of nationally representative survey data sets to assess the impact of projects and activities within the focus areas.
  • Performs any other duties as directed by the supervisor.

Knowledge and Experience

  • At least a minimum of 5 years’ experience in Monitoring, Evaluation and Research of Health, HIV and AIDS programmes and development of functional monitoring and evaluations systems;
  • Operations research experience is essential;
  • Quantitative and qualitative research techniques.

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Health Related field or Social Sciences;
  • At least a minimum of 5 years’ experience in Monitoring, Evaluation and Research of Health, HIV and AIDS programmes and development of functional monitoring and evaluations systems;
  • Professional training in M&E is an added advantage plus.

Attributes and Skills

  • Computer literacy;
  • Knowledge of at least two computer based statistical packages such as SPSS, ACCESS, MS. Excel, State etc.;
  • Data Management; and report writing skills;
  • Ability to analyse, interpret, link and understand statistical information.

Application letter and CV should be addressed to the attention: The Human Resources and Administration Manager, Private Bag X033, and Gaborone, Botswana. Applicants are encouraged to submit their applications electronically to: recruitment@achap.org. Alternatively, they can be hand delivered to:- The African Comprehensive HIV/ AIDS Partnerships (ACHAP) Head Office at Block 5, Plot 64511, Unit 1, Fairgrounds, Gaborone, Botswana.

Closing date for applications: 2nd December 2016

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