Jhpiego seeks a Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Specialist to provide technical leadership, oversight and strategic direction for monitoring and evaluation (M&E) activities for an upcoming Accelerating Universal Access to Family Planning (AUAFP) Activity. The project aims to increase utilization of FP services through universal health coverage by strengthening capacity to more effectively train medical providers and community health workers in FP both in the public and private sectors; and focusing and expanding public sector FP information and services to high need groups such as adolescents, youth, newlyweds, and postpartum girls and women in Bangladesh. The project will operate over a five-year period.
The MEL Specialist will provide technical leadership to develop project framework, plans and indicators to capture performance results and provide effective, accurate and timely monitoring, evaluation and reporting of all project activities. The MEL Specialist is responsible for leading the “learning lab” approach in which Activity interventions will be assessed, evaluated and data analyzed to provide learning to be fed back into the Activity and to formulate recommendations for the MOHFW for policy and action. S/he must work in close collaboration with the FP Specialist and the Adolescent/Youth Specialist. The M&E Specialist is responsible for documenting and disseminating project successes and challenges to USAID. The M&E Specialist will also be responsible for designing and conducting operations research.
This position is contingent upon award from USAID. Bangladeshi nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.