Vibrant Village Foundation Monitoring & Evaluation Internship Opportunity in Vihiga County

Career Opportunity: Monitoring & Evaluation Internship

General Overview: The Vibrant Village Foundation is a private foundation that established operations in Kenya in 2014.

In Emuhaya District, the Foundation conducts a number of development programmes across the areas of agriculture, education, business and infrastructure.

The Foundation is recruiting an M&E Intern to assist in the implementation of VVF (Kenya)’s M&E strategy for all projects in Vihiga County to ensure measurable impact and progress towards the organisation’s goals.

The M&E Intern will be support multiple data collection processes across VVF projects and will assist in the delivery of high quality datasets.

Location: Esabalu Sub-location, Emuhaya District, Vihiga County

Duration: 3 months (with possibility of 3 month extension- based on performance)

Job description

Coordination of M&E data collectors and casual data entry staff, including:

  • In–field coordination of key M&E activities, with an eye to “perfect” quality standard.
  • Quality–control and supervision of data entry, with zero tolerance for data–entry errors.
  • In–field follow–up on errors to ensure quality data across all project

Assist in data management, including:

  • Manipulation and verification of collected data – including, data cleaning, basic analysis and quality control
  • Managing data collection files, using online storage
  • Collection, analysis and reporting on internal Key Performance Indicators

Other duties as assigned


  • Finalist/recent graduate (2016/2017) in Statistics, Computer science, Community Development, Public Health, or other Social Sciences
  • Advanced skills in Excel, (Proficiency in SPSS, SAS, Epi-Info or STATA an added advantage)
  • Experience in designing and participating in development projects
  • Experience/conversance with data collection using tablets
  • Strong research and reporting skills
  • Strong analytical thinker with acute attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Goal oriented and committed with ability to work under pressure within a dynamic Team, both on-site and remotely
  • Self-motivated, eager to learn and able to work without any supervision

How to apply

Forward your cover letter and CV ONLY to before 31st January 2017; 5PM.

The subject of your email should contain the job you are applying for and your name, i.e. “Monitoring and Evaluation Internship – (*Your Name*).

There will be no remuneration/stipend offered for the position

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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Updated: January 11, 2017 — 7:02 am