Working under the supervision of the Chief of Party (COP), the MEL Director will provide technical leadership, oversight, and strategic direction for monitoring and evaluation (M&E) activities for an upcoming USAID-funded project in Cote d’Ivoire. S/he will oversee the monitoring, evaluation and learning components of this award. The MEL Director will provide technical leadership to develop the project framework, plans and indicators to capture performance results and provide effective, accurate and timely monitoring, evaluation and reporting of all project activities. The ideal candidate will have experience implementing systems for adaptive management and learning. The MEL Director will supervise and manage the M&E team to design and implement project MEL activities, ensuring that lessons learned are integrated into project implementation to continuously improve quality of interventions and outcomes. The MEL Director is responsible for documenting and disseminating project successes and challenges to USAID. The MEL Director will liaise with consortium partners and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to implement M&E activities. This position is contingent upon donor approval and funding.
Must possess the following requirements with or without a reasonable accommodation: