MEAL Officer NGO Job Opportunities – World Vision International

Job Title:  MEAL Officer

Organisation: World
Vision International

Reports to: 
MICAH Program Manager

Duty Station: 

About US:

World Vision Uganda
is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy Non-Government Organization
dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome
poverty and injustice. We currently work in over 41 districts in Uganda. World
Vision is committed to the protection of children and we will not employ people
whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is
conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks,
including criminal record checks where possible. “Our Vision for every child,
Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every Heart, the will to make it so.”


Job Summary:  The MEAL officer will be responsible for the
measurement, monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning of all
projects under the MICAH Programme. He or she will ensure that there is quality
project beneficiary data, timely measurement of project baselines, mid and end
line evaluations, consistency in the objectives and success indicators of the
projects and will spearhead the development and timely delivery of relevant
projects and programme reports. He/she will also be involved in proposal

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

Monitoring and

  • Lead the development and implementation of an effective programme
    monitoring and evaluation system
  • Work with the MICAH programme manager and MEAL manager to conduct
    the MICAH programme baseline survey.
  • Work with the project coordinators to carry out timely project
    baseline, mid and end line evaluations.
  • Support the project coordinators to develop and regularly update
    project M&E plans and indicator tracking table for use in tracking
    project progress
  • Carry out field monitoring of project interventions
  • Providing technical guidance and supervision to all MICAH program
    MEAL staff to ensure efficient implementation of M&E activities.
  • Build capacity of MICAH program staff and partners on WVRR and WVU
    Design, Monitoring and Evaluation, and development programming approaches.

Quality Reporting

  • Support preparation and dissemination of progress reports, end of
    project reports and others reports as per donor requirements.
  • Take Lead in development of impact stories and case studies for sharing
    to enhance evidence reporting.

Learning and
Take lead
project learning and Reflections, and setting up of accountability framework
for the programme


  • Establish and manage an effective programme database that will include
    information on project beneficiaries and key project documents
  • Package programme information in various ways for use in external
    engagement and fund raising


  • Actively participate in the development of proposals and concept
    notes to ensure new funding
  • Any other duties as assigned by supervisor. This may include
    representation in meetings

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant for the World Vision MEAL Officer job placement should
    preferably hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Quantitative Economics,
    Development Studies or Social work and Social Administration
  • Possession of a post graduate qualification in Monitoring and
    Evaluation is desirable.
  • At least three years of M&E related work experience
  • Experience of data collection, collation, analysis, and report
  • At least three years’ experience working with vulnerable communities
    and familiarity with humanitarian programming and implementation
  • Excellent demonstrated M&E skills including Data Analysis,
    situation analysis and problem definition, report writing skills and
    written communication skills in English
  • Excellent Knowledge and use of Mobile data collection tools
    especially ODK.
  • Demonstrated ability to design/formulate monitoring tools.
  • Professional, motivated, open, creative, mature, responsible,
    flexible and, culturally sensitive
  • Strong leadership, organizational and analytical skills, and ability
    to work under pressure
  • Excellent verbal and written skills in English
  • Excellent computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Excel,

Qualified natives of West Nile region are particularly encouraged to apply.

How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by visiting World Vision
International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link below.


Please follow
instructions on How to Create Account and Profile at World Vision’s
e-recruitment portal.  Qualified female candidates are particularly
encouraged to apply.

Deadline: 12th July 2019

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