A minimum of five (5) years of substantive experience in managing the M&V needs and activities associated with development projects in complex environments ideally including Afghanistan;
Willingness and ability to visit project sites in the insecure operating environments throughout Afghanistan;
Knowledge of USAID performance monitoring guidelines and rules (ADS 203);
Excellent English writing skills and speaking ability and ideally working knowledge of local languages.
Duties & Responsibilities
Assist in the development of a USAID portfolio-wide M&V plan including the specific parameters of site visits asset verification and data collection for selected USAID projects and associated geographic sites;
Implement the M&V plan through overseeing and/or participating in site visits/site visit validations to capture and analyze data in a timely and accurate manner;
QA/QC of data collected on site visits for selected USAID projects;
As requested by USAID conduct assessments and studies of project impact;
Carry out baseline surveys before projects begin followed by periodic surveys to track progress;
Collect public opinion information on views and impact of work performed through the projects;
Train and supervise local staff to complete M&V work at project sites;
Provide feedback to USAID managers on project shortcomings and recommendations for improving project implementation and impact;
Work with USAID officials to improve M&V systems where site visits find deficiencies; and
Other duties as specified by project management.
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