Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

Food and Agriculture Organization

Peshawar, Pakistan

Experience: 5 to 10 Years

Skill Required: Monitoring and Evaluation

Under overall supervision of the FAO Representative in Pakistan (FAOR), and in close coordination with Deputy FAO Representative, and under his technical guidance, the incumbent will report to the M&E Officer/Head of Knowledge Management.

Technical Focus:

Monitoring and evaluation Quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis 

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Oversees all Monitoring & Evaluation activities for project and will also support other projects of FAO in KP as required;
  • Designs and maintains Monitoring Evaluation Accountability and Learning (MEAL) framework for KP projects;
  • Provides technical inputs to the monitoring of the logical frameworks, including substantive guidance on the selection of  outcomes, outputs and indicators; 
  • Leads preparation of terms of reference for baseline, midline and endline surveys, post-distribution monitoring (PDM), impact assessments and other studies/research;
  • Conducts field visits to support the implementation of project activities by identifying challenges and proactively recommending remedial actions and adaptations as well as advocating for effective implementation of MEAL activities;
  • Provides capacity development for project staff on the FAO national and global MEAL framework and reporting systems;
  • Designs and maintains tools and procedures (questionnaires, sampling methods, analytical templates) and integrates them with the MEAL frameworks of the Country Office;
  • Performs other related duties, as assigned by the supervisor. 

Candidates Will Be Assessed Against The Following:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Advance university degree in Agriculture Economics, Public Administration, Economics, or  Development Studies;
  • 08 years’ of experience in monitoring and evaluation;
  • Working knowledge of English and local languages of KP;
  • National of Pakistan.