South Africa: Monitoring & Evaluation Technical Advisor (South Africa)…

Organization: International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs Country: South Africa Closing date: 15 Aug 2013 LOCATION: Pretoria, South Africa POSITION SUMMARY: Reporting to the Technical Director, ICAP-South Africa, the M&E Technical Advisor will provide leadership and guidance to the ICAP-South Africa Monitoring and Evaluation team, and assume an overall coordination role for routine and specialized M&E activities, targeted research and evaluation initiatives and knowledge management. The M&E Technical Advisor will liaise closely with the ICAP-New York MER Unit and other technical and programmatic staff in New York. The incumbent will also coordinate communication with partners on M&E issues, manage short-term technical consultants and represent ICAP-South Africa in domestic and international for a related to M&E. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Manage development, implementation and evaluation of M&E systems for USG-funded and privately-funded initiatives that comprise the ICAP-SA portfolio of services; Provide technical assistance to ICAP Program staff and partners (DOH, CBOs, NGOs, DHMTs, SDHTs) to strengthen strategic information activities and M&E systems in each ICAP-supported region; Develop, implement and analyze research initiatives and public health evaluations as needed in coordination with the Evaluation Officer; Serve as a resource to DOH Government partners, Columbia University, CDC and other funders in the evaluation of ongoing programs; Assist in building the capacity of DOH partners and internal M&E personnel to better implement effective M&E and strategic information systems within supported regions; Manage staff in the M&E Unit as well as short-term technical consultants; Ensure regular M&E coordination with ICAP-NY’s M&E unit; Undertake overall coordination of knowledge management activities within ICAP-South Africa to document, share and archive data to build institutional memory as well as to inform programmatic direction; Assist the senior management team in reviewing and revising policies and procedures that enhance ICAP-South Africa programs as they relate to M&E frameworks and strategic information systems; Coordinate with the M&E in-country team, the collection and reporting of data for all donor and headquarter reports; Conduct routine data quality assessment for all ICAP-supported programs; Carry out other duties as assigned by the Country Director.

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