Senior Technical Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Advisor- EMPOWER, Global Health
Location: One Community Proj, c/o JHUCCP, Westburry Bldg, Makata Industr Blantyre, 36, 22646 Malawi
Project HOPE is an international NGO of more than 500 engaged employees and hundreds of volunteers who work in more than 25 countries, responding to the world’s most pressing global health challenges. Throughout our 60-year legacy, Project HOPE has treated millions of patients and provided more than $3 billion worth of medicines to local health care organizations around the world. We have helped build hundreds of health programs from the ground up and responded to humanitarian crises worldwide.
Project HOPE is currently seeking an Senior Technical Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Advisor to support the USAID-funded Expanding Malawi HIV/AIDS Prevention with local Organizations Working for an Effective Epidemic Response (EMPOWER) program. The EMPOWER Activity will support implementation of the larger President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and the national HIV response in Malawi. EMPOWER is a five-year program with the goal of preventing new Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infections in targeted populations in PEPFAR priority districts in Malawi. EMPOWER will strive to increase use of proven, high impact, HIV prevention interventions by high-risk and underserved populations. A further objective is to identify undiagnosed HIV- infected persons (HIV case finding) and link them to life-saving antiretroviral treatment (ART).
This position is contingent on an award
The Senior Technical Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Advisor will lead M&E efforts for AGYW services and HIV case finding implementation and develop monitoring, evaluation and reporting (MER) systems that include appropriate indicators, baseline data, targets and a plan to evaluate performance and produce timely, accurate and complete reporting. S/he will also design and execute qualitative research to obtain client feedback on barriers and facilitating factors to use of program services.
S/he will have the following qualifications and experience:
- A Master’s Degree or higher in Public Health, Social Sciences, or other relevant discipline.
Minimum 7 years working on monitoring and evaluation in the public health and HIV fields.
Demonstrated expertise in designing rigorous quantitative and qualitative data collection systems and knowledge of methods for data analysis.
Knowledge of M&E issues and indicator development for HIV prevention and service delivery strengthening related to HIV/AIDS.
Familiarity with PEPFAR indicators and reporting requirements.
Hands-on practical experience setting up and managing MER systems for health programs in developing countries, and the ability to coach and train others in their use.
Experience in knowledge management and dissemination of research findings.
Excellent report writing, analytical and oral presentation skills.