MEAL Officer (Re-advert)

Job Description

Title: MEAL Officer (Re-advert)

Company Name: Danish Refugee Council

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Full-time, Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ University degree in Information Management, Social Sciences, Development Studies, or other relevant area.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 2 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ The Danish Refugee Council (DRC), one of the world’s leading NGOs, with a focus on responding to displacement, have been registered in Bangladesh since 2013. In 2017, in response to the Rohingya influx, DRC launched an integrated program of support to the government in site management, shelter/NFI and protection. In 2018, DRC started implementing aid projects in support of the host communities most affected by the influx of refugees. As a key part of this, DRC opened a main office in Cox’s Bazar, and a support/liaison office in Dhaka.
∎ To provide grants management assistance and support related to monitoring and evaluation in compliance with DRC`s and local guidelines and procedures.
∎ Type of contract: National
∎ Employment Band: H
∎ Start date: As soon as possible
∎ Duty station: Cox’s Bazar

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Conduct participatory monitoring activities with DRC beneficiaries to get information and feedback on the quality and relevance of assistance, both in the refugee camps and within the host community.
∎ Support the programs in refinement of data collection methodology and regular use of M&E tools and frameworks.
∎ Ensure high quality of data through accurate data collection, data entry and upload as well as basic analysis of information.
∎ Regularly undertake field monitoring visits to conduct household interviews, post-distribution monitoring, pre- and post-assessments, focus group discussions, and any required visits as planned with the PDQS or Senior Program Managers.
∎ Ensure timely reporting on monitoring activities in line with work plans and project timelines, coordinating closely with the Senior Grants Officer, PDQS and programme managers.
∎ Provide regular verbal and written feedback on field observations and monitoring findings to the PDQS and relevant programme staff.
∎ Work closely with programme teams to ensure that project-relevant information is shared among teams.
∎ Support programme staff to implement accountability measures as per DRC standards.
∎ Support programme staff and disseminate monitoring and evaluation understanding among the program teams.
∎ Other M&E activities as assigned (including support to baseline assessments, end lines, evaluations, etc.).

Additional Requirements:
∎ Minimum 2 years of relevant work experience, preferably in the humanitarian sector or with. social work, community development, non-governmental organizations (NGO), or civil society.
∎ Previous experience in either programme implementation, coordination, analysis or monitoring and evaluation essential.
∎ Excellent skills in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and KoBo Toolbox.
∎ Experience working with data collection tools such as Kobo collect.
∎ Fluent in spoken and written English.
∎ Striving for excellence: You focus on reaching results while ensuring an efficient process.
∎ Collaborating: You involve relevant parties and encourage feedback.
∎ Taking the lead: You take ownership and initiative while aiming for innovation.
∎ Communicating: You listen and speak effectively and honestly.
∎ Demonstrating integrity: You act in line with DRC’s vision and values

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Excellent Working Environment and opportunity to Growth.
∎ Various learning and development platforms.
∎ Two bonus per year.
∎ Relocation allowance.
∎ Mobile Allowance.
∎ Leave Encashment.
∎ Group life Insurance including Family.
∎ Dental and Optical benefits.

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 28 Sep 2021

Company Information:
∎ 29 Aug 2021
∎ Danish Refugee Council
∎ Address : Sayeman Heritage Residence (1st Floor), Sayeman Road, Baharchara, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

Category: NGO/Development