Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Officer, Pacific RISE-CTIP, Pacific Islands

Location: Pacific Islands
Program area: Good Governance
Deadline: May 21, 2022

This position is open to qualified Fiji nationals, or Pacific Islanders who are eligible to work from Fiji.

In an increasingly complex and changing world, we believe that a peaceful and engaged Asia is of critical global importance. We work with innovative leaders and communities to build effective institutions and advance path-breaking reforms. Together with our partners, we are committed to Asia’s continued development as a peaceful, just, and thriving region of the world. Informed by six decades of experience and deep local expertise, The Asia Foundation’s programs in 18 countries address critical issues affecting Asia in the 21st century: governance and law, economic development, women’s empowerment, environment, and regional cooperation.

One of our major programs in the Pacific Islands is the Pacific Regional Initiative and Support for More Effective Counter Trafficking in Persons (Pacific RISE-CTIP), a five-year project implemented by The Asia Foundation with funding from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Pacific RISE-CTIP aims to address trafficking in persons (TIP) through a multi-sectoral approach engaging an inclusive cross-section of stakeholders from government, civil society, and the private sector to strengthen TIP prevention, protection, and prosecution.

Pacific RISE-CTIP is seeking applications from qualified Fiji nationals, or Pacific Islanders who are eligible to work from Fiji, for the position of monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL) officer. The MEL officer will work closely with the deputy chief of party in overseeing, coordinating, and strengthening the monitoring and evaluation of the program and its subgrantees. They will lead the project’s report writing, crafting of reporting forms for subgrantees and partners, and development, maintenance of the monitoring dashboard, and learning framework of the program. They will support the deputy chief of party in the design and management of Pacific RISE-CTIP’s MEL component, identifying and adapting approaches, tools, and resources to better equip grantee partners to demonstrate program outcomes and impact as well as building the MEL capacity of staff, partners, and other project stakeholders. They will also serve as the day-to-day leader of MEL-related tasks and activities. They shall also maintain regular contact with senior management in providing updates on MEL-related activities.

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