Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

Social Impact
  • Location
    Mexico City, Mexico
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Sep 03

Position description

SI is seeking a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist for the USAID/Mexico Civil Society Activity. The M&E Specialist will oversee the management of the program cycle and supervise the monitoring of program objectives through quantitative and qualitative tools. This position will be full-time and based in Mexico.



·       Provide support and guidance to staff to understand and fulfill their responsibilities in following up and complying with the program's effectiveness and quality standards.

·       Lead the process of developing the M&E component of key project deliverables, including program design, annual work plans, annual and quarterly reports, and evaluation reports.

·       Develop and update the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Plan (MELP).

·       Establish data collection and management systems.

·       Train CSO grantees and program staff in the use of M&E tools and the capturing of indicator-driven data.

·       Supervise technical personnel in charge of managing and updating CSA database.

·       Communicate project results to SI staff, donors, partners and other stakeholders.

·       Review and adjust performance monitoring plan annually or as needed.

·       Lead the knowledge management strategy, systematization of best practice and report of success stories.

·       Regularly review data collection processes, perform data quality assessments, and make

adjustments as needed.

·       Ensure the accuracy and effectiveness of calculation methodologies used in the MELP

·       Lead the management of the program database, provide performance data, ensuring data integrity and verifying data.


·       Bachelor’s degree in social development, economy, sociology, political science, international relations, statistics or related field required; advanced degree preferred.

·      Master's degree in a related area preferred 

·       Demonstrated skills and experience in monitoring and evaluation for international agencies; experience with USAID-funded projects preferred.

·       Must possess at least 5 years of experience in designing and implementing monitoring and evaluation plans, operational planning processes,

·       Experience with capacity development of civil society organizations on M&E preferred. 

·       Experience supervising technical staff.

The project has a duration of 1 year. The position must start in October 2019 to end in September 2020.

Application instructions

Please send your CV to: [email protected]

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