Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Coordinator

CARE in Vietnam is a Non-Government Organization representing the CARE International network. CARE in Vietnam is a creative and dynamic organization, working with Vietnamese partners in the sectors of health, rural development and disaster mitigation and preparedness.

CARE is seeking an experienced and qualified Vietnamese national to fill Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Coordinator Position. This position will be based in Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi with frequent travel to the project sites.

Job Code:                                  M&E Coordinator
Reporting to:                              Deputy Director Program
Contract:                                   Two years contract with high potential for extension

Summary of Job:
As part of the CARE Program Learning and Quality Team (PLQT), work with and provide assistance to senior program staff and project teams to promote a learning environment and enhance program quality in line with identified priorities. This position is also responsible for developing amongst program staff and partners a sound base of impact measurement, monitoring and evaluation (M&E) competencies, and supporting access to and application of practical tools on impact, M&E and learning for CARE staff and partners.

Main Duties:
Monitoring and Evaluation for Programmatic Strengthening
- Coordinate the refinement and implementation of CARE Vietnam minimum standards for monitoring and Evaluation (M&E)
- Support programs teams in harmonization of M&E system
- Provide program and project level capacity building on M&E which would include overall and staff capacity strengthening.
- Support programs/project staff and partners in strengthening M&E plans, tools, analysis, use and feedback mechanisms in line with CARE Vietnam minimum standards, including through providing hands-on support and coaching
- Ensure effective access to appropriate M&E toolkits for programming staff
- Participate in design, monitoring, evaluation and learning processes of projects as required, to ensure effective approaches
- In close consultation with the line manager, represent CARE Vietnam externally and liaise with other organizations related to M&E
- Stay abreast of CARE International programme quality initiatives related to M&E

Program Sharing and Learning
- Contribute to PLQT program sharing and learning activities, in line with identified organizational priority tasks
- Facilitate institutionalization of lessons learned, and promote organizational cross-learning opportunities, in line with identified organizational priority tasks
- Contribute to the planning, facilitation and evaluation of Quarterly Program Meetings

Selection Criteria:
- Qualifications and strong background work experience in M&E/learning
- Demonstrated ability in facilitation skills and conducting participatory training
- Demonstrated ability to think strategically
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Vietnamese
- Prepared to travel outside work based to project areas

Interested person should send an English CV addressing the job code to:  [email protected]  before 15 September 2009.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No telephone contact after submitting the application please.


Job Details
Organisation Name: 
CARE International in Vietnam
Application Deadline: 
Tue, 2009-09-15