Monitoring and Evaluation Lead

Beirut, Lebanon

Location

Beirut, Lebanon

Job Description

About the Role

The Monitoring and Evaluation Lead will lead the day-to-day deliverables. Working alongside the Project Manager to deliver the best results. They will need effective team management to ensure timely and well-coordinated delivery of the Monitoring and Evaluation components of the project. The role offers ample opportunities for innovation and ‘outside-of-the-box’ thinking. We will prioritise the ability to learn quickly and sharp critical thinking capabilities over past sectoral experience. Individuals seeking a challenging yet intellectually rich experience are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and update project monitoring frameworks, including theory of change and results framework.
  • Lead on management of key contractual outputs, including drafting and initial quality control.
  • Develop and oversee the M&E plan and ensure project informational needs are met; identify new avenues for M&E team engagement with project activity.
  • Lead on drafting of qualitative and quantitative data collection tools.
  • Oversee data collection with key project stakeholders and beneficiaries, including drafting of data collection tools.
  • Quality control the results framework and support project team to ensure project activity adheres to results framework.
  • Quality control updates to the theory of change and ensure it is iteratively updated in collaboration with key project stakeholders.
  • Deliver key learning activities throughout the project cycle.
  • Make sure project documentation and approaches are inclusive and conflict sensitive, and that all related M&E reporting is similarly framed.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential:

  • 5 + years’ experience delivering M&E throughout a project cycle
  • M&E work experience and knowledge.
  • Fluent in English and Arabic
  • Advanced degree, ideally in (social) sciences, mathematics, psychology etc.
  • Excellent understanding of qualitative and quantitative methodology
  • Excellent understanding of project cycle and results-based management
  • Advanced knowledge of excel, and Microsoft suite

 

Desirable:

  • Experience using Tableau, PowerBi and other information management and visualisation tools
  • Past experience working on systems change projects, ideally in public sector and/or in security sector
  • Experience showing innovative approaches to M&E
  • Experience with international donors, preferably EU