Fresher MEAL Officer (Market Development) NGO Jobs – GOAL International

Organization: GOAL International  
Duty Station:  Northern Uganda
Gross Salary: UGX 2,800,000
Reports to:  MEAL Manager
About US:
GOAL International is an international non-profit organization that was
founded in 1977 and works to promote the realization of the fundamental rights
of the poor, the vulnerable, and those affected by humanitarian crisis. GOAL
currently works in 16 countries, with our head office in Dublin, Ireland.
About GOAL Uganda Programme:
First operational in Uganda in the late 70’s, the current country
programme focuses on two of GOAL’s three strategic sectors, namely: Health
(including WASH and Health Accountability programming); and a market based
approach to improving agricultural livelihoods and WASH. GOAL Uganda
mainstreams HIV, gender, child protection and the resilience strategies across
all programming. GOAL works on a district focused approach, and uses a mixture
of direct implementation and partnerships with national and international civil
society organizations, local government, the private sector and communities to
give effect to our mission. GOAL is currently operational in the North, South,
East and West of Uganda with six established offices in Kampala, Bugiri, Abim,
Kaabong, Lira and Agago Districts. We are funded by a number of donors who
include DfID, Charity: water, Irish Aid, Master Card Foundation, GOAL and a
number of small foundations.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • To coordinate and assist in baseline
    survey implementation, data cleaning and analysis
  • To coordinate and assist in data
    collection from Private Sector Actors
  • To attend monthly district review
    meetings; and take minutes and share those meetings
  • To supervise a team of two MEAL volunteers
    and provide guidance to them
  • To attend and support training of (Youth)
    Agents in MEAL, specifically in using the Farm Record Book
  • To coach the agents in data collection,
    specifically related to Farm Record Book
  • To do joint visits to farm groups for
    collecting and checking data
  • To write learning stories, stories from
    the field
  • To do any other tasks that is within the
    scope of MEAL work

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the GOAL
    International MEAL Officer (Market Development) job placement should a diploma/degree
    in M&E, agriculture, development (economic) studies or related,
    relevant subject
  • At least two years of M&E work
    experience, especially in agriculture 
  • Good computer skills (MS Word and Excel)
  • Good, demonstrable writing skills in
  • Ability to work with digital data
    collection tools
  • Ability to travel up to 40% of time from
  • Ability to speak local language(s)
  • Resident in Northern Uganda, preferably
    from Abim or Agago.
  • Familiar with working in an International NGO
  • Motorbike riding skills with valid riding
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their
applications which must include at least 4 reference contacts (2 professional,
2 character references, including your supervisor and the most recent/previous
employer), and daytime contact number to; The Human Resource Manager, GOAL
Uganda on the email: Please do not attach certificates,
indicate the job title in the subject line.
Deadline: 12th April 2018
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