Monitoring & Evaluation Officer World Bank DRDIP Project Jobs – Office of the Prime Minister (OPM)

Organisation: Office
of the Prime Minister (OPM)
Funding Source: World
Project Name: Development
Response to Displacement Impact Project (DRDIP)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Project
About US:
The Government of Uganda has
received a grant from the World Bank towards the Development Response to
Displacement Impact Project (DRDIP). The Project is intended to improve access
to social services, expand economic opportunities and enhance environmental
management for host and forcibly displaced households in the targeted areas of
Uganda; in the districts of Arua, Adjumani, Yumbe, Koboko, Moyo, Lamwo, Hoima,
Kamwenge, Isingiro, Kiryadongo and Kyegegwa. The project has components which
include; Social and Economic Services and Infrastructure; Sustainable Environmental
Management; Livelihoods Program; and Project Management including Monitoring
and Evaluation, and Regional and National Institutional Support.
Job Summary: The Monitoring
& Evaluation Officer will conduct Monitoring and Evaluation of sub-projects
in recipient Districts and ensure maintenance of an updated data base for the
project. The jobholder will also provide support to the preparation and
submission of all project reports including monthly, quarterly, annually and
others as may be required from time to time.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Monitor
    the progress of ongoing subprojects in Districts to ensure adherence to
    set standards and specifications and agreed implementation time schedules;
  • Liaise
    with other institutions to monitor and evaluate DRDIP components in the
    implementing districts;
  • Facilitate
    the design and implementation of studies, surveys, mid-term review and end
    of Project and impact evaluations.
  • Advise
    and make appropriate recommendations to Management on identified project
    implementation strategies and project targets and operational challenges
    through reports, review meetings and site visits;
  • Generate
    specific outputs (deliverables) as determined from time to time in the
    respective projected work plans for each quarter;
  • Participate
    in organization and conduct of the joint implementation support missions,
    as well as other in-depth reviews of the project;
  • Update
    the Management Information Systems of the project on regular basis;
  • Perform
    any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    applicant for the World Bank DRDIP Project Monitoring & Evaluation
    Officer job opportunity should hold a Masters in Statistics, Quantitative
    Economics or its equivalent from recognized institution.
  • A
    Bachelors Degree in any of the above field.
  • At
    least three years of experience in designing and/or implementing organizational
    level systems for M&E.
  • Experience
    in designing and/or implementing data collection and data management
  • Knowledge
    of data analysis software (e.g. SAS, SPSS, and Excel) and basic computer
    skills (word-processing, spread sheets, and databases) is required.
  • Extensive
    knowledge of/expertise in evaluation techniques (quantitative and
    qualitative methodologies, questionnaire development, statistical
    analysis, logic models, evaluation plans, etc.)
  • Strong
    experience in the entire evaluation cycle, from design and formulation to
    implementation, analysis and presentation of results and recommendations.
  • Good
    oral and written communication skills.
  • Fluent
    in English.
  • Proven
    integrity in handling public resources and in executing duties.
  • A
    high level of interpersonal and management skills and ability to work with
    teams in the organization
  • Must
    be able to work under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Age: 25 years and above
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates should send their applications accompanied by detailed
curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and academic transcripts, three
competent referees, one of whom MUST be from your current employer or previous
employer (for those temporarily unemployed) plus a passport photo, contact
details (mobile number and e-mail), photocopy of the National ID should be
addressed to:
The Permanent Secretary,
Office of the Prime Minister
New Government,
Block Plot 9-11 Apollo Kaggwa
Road P. O. Box 341, Kampala. Uganda
NB: The
application forms should be delivered at the Human Resource Office 3,d
Floor, Office of the Prime Minister
Deadline: Friday, 2nd March 2018 at 5:00pm.
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