Consultant & Trainer (Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation) Job in Kenya

Job Vacancy: Consultant & Trainer – Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation

Our client is a well-established training and consultancy/ Advisory services provider in management training, advisory and evaluation services worldwide.

They seek to hire an experienced and competent trainer and consultant in Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation.

She/He will acquire and generate work for him/herself and other colleagues, execute, manage as well as lead training and consultancy assignments within the area of planning, monitoring and evaluation:

Industry: Training and Consultancy

Location: Nairobi

Salary: 250K – 320K

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Identify, follow-up and respond to training & consultancy opportunities with clients in the Eastern and Southern African region.
  • Analyse and understand clients’ requests for service via an existing terms of reference/request for proposal and/or direct contact via phone, intake meetings (visits) and or email
  • Serve as team leader for multi-country programme external evaluation assignments applying quantitative and qualitative methodologies such as outcome mapping, outcome harvesting, contribution analysis, and quasi experimental studies applying sampling techniques and using among others
  • Steer the proposal writing process together with the project team.
  • Come-up with strategies and write how you would approach the assignment i.e. methodological approach, methods used, work plan, budget, team composition etc.
  • Represent the organisation during functions and participate in formal and informal gatherings in order to build a network of clients and partners.
  • Manage expertise within projects, programmes, teams or organisations i.e. steering people, client management, financial management, knowledge management.
  • Execute consultancies, open entry and tailor-made training assignments in area of planning, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Assist organisations or programmes in the design and management of monitoring and evaluation strategies, frameworks and plans incl. the development of data collection, analysis, and reporting tools and templates.
  • Take the lead and steer a team of 2 to 5 colleagues/partners during execution of assignments.
  • Maintain client contact during execution and contracting of assignments i.e. process management. Be the focal person for the client.
  • Lead the report writing process and assure report quality.
  • Maintain client and partner relationships.

Desired Skills & Qualifications

  • Master degree or equivalent in (international) business management, Social Studies, International Development and/Relations, International Trade etc.
  • 8-10 years of working experience in an international context.
  • Background in service oriented positions i.e. business, advisory, international programme management.
  • Regional and international working experience.
  • Strong expertise with on-line data collection and analysis using mobile phone technology such as Kobo Collect, Ona and/or others.
  • Strong data collection and processing skills i.e. data gathering via interviews, focus-group discussions, check-lists and analysing situations, documents, data sheets.
  • Strong quantitative data analysis skills via Excel, SPSS, Nvivo, MaxQData and other data analysis software.
  • Previous consultancy and advisory expertise, individually or as part of an organization/firm.
  • Strong participatory training and presentation skills/expertise.
  • Ability to Work independently, be and take responsibility to the team and clients, practical approach.
  • Can deal with productivity and turnover targets.
  • International and EAC and/or SADC working expertise.

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject Consultant & Trainer – Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation to before Friday, 13th April 2018.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted.

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Business Administration & Management, Economics and Statistics, Education and Training, Monitoring and Evaluation

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