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    Apply: FAO Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

    Deadline: 16 May, 2020

    Location: Monrovia, Liberia

    Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of National Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist.

    FAO is a specialised agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger.


    • Support project preparation, development of project proposals and concept notes, including performance monitoring plans and monitoring and evaluation sections
    • Provide support to the team and stakeholders on ways and means to improve monitoring and evaluation-related components and activities
    • Organise, coordinate and lead evaluation missions for development projects, sectoral and thematic evaluations, including desk evaluations/studies
    • Ensure timely submission of good quality monitoring and evaluation reports, including any other reports requiring monitoring and evaluation inputs
    • Ensure regular physical verification of project equipment and assets management
    • Provide support to the senior management on the programme planning, monitoring and reporting
    • Identify and formulate evaluation findings, lessons learned and recommendations to be integrated into broader knowledge management efforts
    • Provide results-based management (RBM) support to project staff and the FAO Country Office Management
    • Produce monitoring and evaluation and progress reports on project implementation activities for management, donors and stakeholders
    • Provide technical and review support and input into the development of critical communications and reports
    • Perform other duties as assigned by management


    • Master’s degree in International Development or related social science disciplines
    • Five years, minimum, of experience in development project and programme management
    • Two years, minimum, of research and monitoring and evaluation experience at national and/or international level in international development or a closely related field
    • Working knowledge of English
    • Candidates eligible to work in Liberia are encouraged to apply (eligible candidates include Liberian nationals and non-Liberian nationals with resident and work permit)
    • Knowledge of results-based management and measurement methodologies is desirable
    • Demonstrated experience in applying quantitative and qualitative/participatory research methods; linking planning to monitoring and evaluation; results-based approaches
    • Excellent community entry and engagement skills
    • Excellent analytical and critical writing skills
    • Experience working in post-conflict setting
    • Ability to work in a team and good interpersonal skills

    To apply and for more information, click here.

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