HOME | JOBS | FEEDBACK | CONTACT US | LOG IN
Subscribe:  Mail Alerts Get Job Alerts


Apply for UNV Pakistan
Apply for Internship
Apply for YPO


Monitoring & Evaluation Officer (NIM SC)

Job Category:
Monitoring and Evaluation
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Positions:
1
Agency / Project:
Wind Energy Project (WEP).
City/Location:
Islamabad
Country:
Pakistan
Posted On:
07 March, 2009
Last Date to apply:
20 March, 2009
Experience in years
2 to 4
Experience:

This position requires five years of relevant experience in the area of Energy and/or Infrastructure Project Management, complemented with supervision in carrying out monitoring, evaluation and output of programmes. Preference will be given to candidates with a relevant experience in renewable energy and environment.

He/She must have strong cross-cultural communication (verbal and written) capacities, management and leadership skills and experience, ability to work in multi-cultural environment, must have problem-solving skills, results orientation, sensitivity to gender issues and solid computer skills in relevant software packages (MS office). Strong English language skills (oral and written) are required.

Description:
 

The services of the M&EO will be required for the first phase of project implementation.

He/She will report directly to the NPM/CTA, Project Manager/Chief Technical Advisor and will be part of the Project Implementation Unit (PIU). The PIU will act under the Alternative Energy Development Board (AEDB) – executing agency of the project – represented by the National Project Director. The PIU will work closely with UNDP, government counterparts and key stakeholders in order to facilitate project implementation towards the desired goals and objectives. M&E Officer will be in charge of progress reporting, monitoring and quality control of inputs from consultants and subcontractors.

Scope of work

Under the supervision of the NPM/CTA, the M&E Officer will undertake the following specific tasks:

Advise the NPM/CTA in defining the monitoring and evaluation framework;

Characterize targets, indicators and means of verification for specific outputs and activities of the project;

Identify needs and ways for strengthening monitoring and evaluation undertaken by relevant institutions and provide support to set up M&E methods and frameworks;

Utilize different M&E instruments and various institutional arrangements to guarantee timely delivery of studies and reports

Assist in the daily supervision of activities; day to day monitoring of project implementation based on the Annual Work Plan

Assist in the supervision and organization of consultative workshops, trainings, seminars, field visits, delegation tours etc;

Prepare monitoring work plans that account for related activities undertaken by various partners and identify the evaluation methodology;

Prepare ToRs for the sub-contracts and procurements for approval by the EC, Executive Committee and PSC, Project Steering Committee;

Ensure and supervise quality assurance and maintenance of the public information web page and information dissemination activities within the country;

Assist the NPM  in the mobilization of inputs and resources; 

Provide operational management for the production of project outputs according to the project document and the procedures in UNDP/GEF Project Cycle Operations Manual PCOM);

Evaluate reports on execution of outputs;

Ensure, oversee and review the translation of some documents into Urdu and other local languages as required;

Prepare, arrange and submit within the deadlines the Annual Project Report (APR), Project Implementation Report (PIR), technical reviews, quarterly progress reports, financial progress report, updated work-plans and budget and any other required reports to EC, PSC and UNDP;

Provide required information and support the annual external audit and an external independent evaluation at the end of phase 1;

Perform any other related work as required.


Education
Must Degree Degree Level Country Description
YesMasters DegreeMasters DegreeThis position requires at least a Masters Degree in Energy related disciplines or economics.