Lusaka PLEED Change Project – Monitoring & Evaluation Officer

Lusaka PLEED Change Project: Undikumbukire Project Zambia (UP Zambia) is partnering with the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) as part of the Programme for Legal Empowerment and Enhanced Justice Delivery (PLEED) to carry out the Lusaka PLEED Change Project. This Project will operate legal desks within correctional facilities in Lusaka to provide services to juveniles and other vulnerable populations. Phase 3 of the Change Project will run from February 2019 to January 2019.

Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) Officer Description: The M&E Officer will be responsible for collecting, storing, analyzing and reporting on data from the casework being carried out by the Legal Desks across three Lusaka correctional facilities. The M&E Officer will be required at times to work onsite within correctional facilities. This position is a full time position, and report to the Project Manager. The initial contract offered will be for 8 months – February 2019 to September 2019.


- Developing data collection tools and systems - Collect data in collaboration with legal and social work staff - Process, clean and store data - Conduct analyses to inform Project activities and inform GIZ communication - Support additional M&E activities for other UP Zambia projects as needed - Supervise any M&E intern(s)


- Graduate in statistics, economics, or related field - Previous experience collecting, analyzing, and reporting project data - Available to work full time - Experience with Microsoft Excel - Experience managing data collection is a plus


Please send a covering letter and CV to upzambiahr@gmail.com with the subject line “M&E Officer”.

Application period closes Saturday, 15th February 2019.

Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted.