M&E Specialist (2 positions)

Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 1856
Date Posted:Apr 11, 2018
Closing Date:Apr 23, 2018
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:2
Functional Area:M & E
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Consultant
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66


National Skills Development Program (NSDP)

Job Summary:

The Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist will work under the day to day supervision of M & E Directorate and under the overall responsibility of NSDP .He /she will work in close cooperation with the international and national staff of the Program. The M & E Specialist is mainly responsible and accountable to monitor the trainees’ selection, delivery of training according to the curriculum, conducting tracer studies and verifying the submitted training provider progress reports. Additionally, works to collect and consolidate information provided by the regions for overall reporting purposes.
Initial duration of the assignment will be for 7 months with 3 months probationary period and possibility of extension based on satisfactory performance and availability of budget. This will involve the following activities.
M&E Specialist will be involved in the following activities:

Skills Required:

Not available

Requires travel to provinces:


Skills Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Checking the quality of the training provided by the NSDP’s Implementing Partners by visiting the training centers and apprenticeship to gather data.

Keeping appropriate record of the data collected from the different visits and considers them as confidential..

Monitoring that the progress of works in undertaken in a timely manner and that progress is against work plans.

Supporting the NSDP in the preparation of M&E work plans, studies and progress report.

Conducting Tracer and retrace Study.

Assisting the NSDP/NATEJA with documenting guidelines and procedures relevant to the M&E system.

Advise and if necessary train IP’s M&E staff on appropriate, formative M&E procedures to be adopted for sub- partners.

Ensuring that IPs maintains regularly updated graduate tracer information.

Overall monitoring from the progress of NSDP training delivery by training providers

Reviewing and providing feed-backs about the technical parts of the submitted reports by training providers to NSDP.

Contributing to the capacity building of M&E staff of the NSDP and training providers

Helping in the assessment of the submitted expression of interest and proposal for funding by NSDP.

Ensuring that the learnt lessons during the previous round of NSDP funded training are incorporated in to the new cycle of NSDP training provision.

Managing and conducting the tracer study and producing the report

Perform other job related tasks assigned time to time by respective supervisors.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul


a. Bachelor Degree with 5 years relevant experience.
b. Excellent interpersonal, analytical, negotiating skills.
c. Effective communication, IT and interpersonal skills including (i) a full working knowledge of English (ii) fluency in one national language and good reading, writing, listening and speaking skill in the other and (iii), the ability to interact and coordinate with NSDP staff, contractors, Government officials, consultants.
d. Training and/or capacity building skills
e. Presentation skills
f. Willingness to travel to provinces.
g. Experience working with UN Agency or Non-Governmental Organization ( NGO)

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