Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
Location: Gorkha,Nepal
Salary:As Per Organization's Rule
Posted Date: 2021-06-12 Deadline: 2021-06-25
  • Location : Gorkha Nepal
  • Salary : As Per Organization's Rule
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger. FAO helps developing countries in transition modernize and improve agriculture including livestock, forestry, and fisheries practices, ensuring good nutrition and food security for all. Upon request from the Government of Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, the FAO has agreed to provide technical assistance for the execution of the Food and nutrition Security Enhancement Project (FANSEP), UTF/NEP/077/NEP from July 2019 to June, 2023. The project is implemented by Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development.  

Position: Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist (Cluster Based) Level: SB 3/Peg 5

Vacancy Announcement No: 2101702

Job Posting: 10/Jun/2021

Closure Date: 25/Jun/2021, 3:44:00 AM

Organizational Unit: FANEP

Job Type: Non-staff opportunities

Type of Requisition: NPP (National Project Personnel)

Grade Level: N/A

Primary Location: Nepal-Gorkha

Duration: 12 months (extendable)

Post Number: N/A

Tasks and responsibilities

  1. Support to establish M&E system and coordination

  2. Capacity development

  3. Data management results tracking and progress reporting

  4. Management and communication 

  5.  Quality assurance 

Job Specification

Minimum Requirements

  •  National of Nepal

  • Advanced University (Master) Degree in Agriculture Economics, Statistics or any related field with a background in Agriculture and Food Security or Rural Development

  • Five Years of relevant experience in the design and establishment of monitoring and evaluation system in the field of agriculture, livestock and nutrition development programs with knowledge for the design of indicators, database system and reporting

  • Having experience of working with multi-disciplinary team will have an advantage

  •  Working knowledge of English, Nepali and local language

  • Knowledge of computer skills (MS Office package: word, excel and power point) and M&E database management

FAO Core Competencies

  •  Results Focus

  • Teamwork

  •   Communication

  • Building Effective Relationships

  • Knowledge Sharing and Continuous Improvement

Technical/Functional Skills 

  • Experience and in-depth knowledge in the design and establishment of M&E system (database management and MIS)

  • Proven experiences in in the design, monitoring and reporting of project indicators 

  • Working experience in Food and nutrition security programs

  • Capacity building of field staff and concerned stakeholders on project M&E system, data collection/reporting 

Selection Criteria

  • Relevant Education 

  • Relevant Work experience;

  • Language skills;

  • Extent of relevant technical experience in the areas mentioned above 

  • Having experience of working with multi-disciplinary team 

  • Good working knowledge of English, especially on written   

  • Experience in design and establishment of M&E system in agriculture, livestock, food security and nutrition programs 

  • Knowledge of planning, monitoring, evaluation and reporting of government, international agencies and UN system will be added advantage 

Apply Instructions

  • Only applications received through the recruitment portal will be considered

  • Candidates are requested to attach a letter of motivation to the online profile.

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Organization Summary

Nepal became a member of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) on 21 November 1951. Since that time Nepal and FAO have been cooperating to improve the agricultural and rural development in the country.

FAO was the first among the different UN agencies to start its office and field level work in Nepal focusing initially on agriculture and water resource management. During last 64 years of service, FAO Nepal office has made great strides in vital areas of agriculture and rural development by providing advice on policy matters and technical support in relevant sub sectors. It also mobilizes extra-budgetary sources in times of disaster and emergency to provide urgent humanitarian support.

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location UN House Pulchok
Organization Size 1-10
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