Monitoring & Evaluation Advisors

Self Help Africa works with smallholder farmers in 9 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa to increase production and productivity, achieve better returns on investment and provide sufficient quantities and quality of food for their families to have a nutritious diet.

Self Help Africa, with IMANI Development, are the fund managers for ENTERPRISE Zambia Challenge Fund, a five-year agribusiness support initiative that will invest €25.9 million in the sector over the next five years (2020 – 2025). This project is also supported by Zambia’s Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock and the National Authorizing Office. The project is part of the EU’s Support to the Sustainable Commercialization of Zambia’s Smallholder Farmers Programme.

Our aim is to contribute to improvements in the capacity of smallholder farmers/fish-farmers to practice environmentally sustainable and climate-smart agriculture as a business in inclusive value chains. The Challenge Fund is implemented in parallel with a European Investment Bank (EIB) facility provided to a local bank.

Self Help Africa (SHA) is seeking applications from suitable qualified candidates to fill the positions of:

A: Monitoring & Evaluation Adviser x 1
The M&E Advisor (Country) works as part of the Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Team to support the development and implementation of monitoring and evaluation systems in all technical areas of SHA’s development work.
– The role will focus on the implementation and strengthening of SHA’s organisational M&E approach to the highest attainable standard, with emphasis on system compliance and quality control.
– Responsibilities will cover different steps in the whole M&E cycle, including M&E plans, log frames & Theory of Change. Tasks will comprise process preparation, training, data collection and analysis, and report writing.
– As a member of the M&E Team, the M&E Advisor will coordinate with other members of the team to ensure integrated M&E approaches throughout the organisation.

Find the full Job Description here

The ENTERPRISE Zambia Challenge Fund (EZCF) is a € 25.9 million initiative by the European Union, part of the wider Support to the Sustainable Commercialization of Zambia’s Smallholder Farmers Programme, funded to unlock, accelerate and leverage investments within agricultural value chains (including agro-forestry and aquaculture).

ENTERPRISE Zambia Challenge Fund (EZCF) is seeking applications from suitable qualified candidates to fill the positions of:

B: Monitoring & Evaluation Adviser x2
The M&E Adviser will advise the Team Leader in planning,implementation and reporting of monitoring, evaluation and learning related activities of our EU funded grant known as ENTERPRISE Zambia.
– S/He will contribute to the development of programme related M&E systems, tracking performance indicators, development of data collection tools, data collection,analysis and reporting, drafting of learning papers and thought leadership papers.
– Independently managing surveys through SHA specific methodologies and tools.Provides accurate analysis and presentation of information to enhance SHA’s position as a strong development partner. Provides analysis to support the Team Leader and Portfolio Manager roles.

Find the full Job Description here

Click here to apply for the job.

Closing Date: 08:00 CAT 31st January 2021.