IRES M&E Learning Advisor Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Indepth Research Services (IRES) Ltd

Position: M&E Learning Advisor

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

We are Africa’s leading training and consultancy center since 2003, offering technical consultancy and training services designed for individual and organizations in the agriculture, climate change and environment; disaster management; education; food and nutrition; health; humanitarian relief; logistics and telecommunication; recovery and reconstruction; safety and security; water and sanitation sectors.

We seek to recruit an aggressive, confident, fluent, mature and keen to detail M&E Learning advisor to manage all communications, both internally and externally on full time basis.

Key Roles / Responsibilities

Training and curriculum Development

  • Identify the M&E training needs, plan and implement training that meets these needs.
  • Coach, train, and mentor M&E Officers with the aim of strengthening their technical capacity, exchanging knowledge within the M&E team and providing professional development guidance in conjunction with the M&E Manager.
  • Facilitation of international trainings workshops in M&E to our corporate and NGOs clients.
  • Establish a publishable Statistics and M&E course catalog to include target audiences, learning objectives, and maintenance. ​
  • Develop consistent curriculum framework for all trainings in alignment with strategic goals, and education credits where applicable. ​
  • Utilize a variety of media to maximize training effectiveness. ​
  • Develop and maintain training compliance database to track course completion for target audiences, as dictated by regulatory requirements. ​
  • Complete pre- and post-course work that includes, but is not limited to: pre-course assessments, grading and processing final exams, updating attendance records, and reporting course or student issues. ​
  • Provide feedback and suggestions on course design and materials to support any areas that need improvement. ​
  • Review all course curriculums on a regular basis to be prepared to conduct any course assigned on short-notice. ​

Business Development

  • Preparing proposal and responding to related EOI and RFPs
  • Following up new business opportunities and setting up meetings
  • Planning and preparing presentations
  • Communicating new product developments to prospective clients
  • Overseeing the development of marketing literature
  • Writing reports
  • Providing management with feedback


  • Minimum of Master Degree in Agriculture Economics, Health, International Development or any other related field.
  • Professional Certificate in Project Monitoring and Evaluation.
  • Working knowledge of Advanced Excel.
  • Quantitative and qualitative analysis including use of analysis software such as R, STATA and SPSS.
  • Experience in Training M&E including curricula designing, facilitating training workshop for project staff and local stakeholders;
  • Experience in Planning and implementation of M&E systems;
  • Facilitating learning-oriented analysis sessions of M&E data with multiple stakeholders;
  • At least 2 years’ M&E experience in a busy environment.
  • Aged 27 years and above
  • Experience in designing databases is an added advantage.
  • Must be able to deliver under strict deadlines and handle pressure effectively.

How to Apply:

Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

Interested candidates should send their CVs (with 3 referees) on or before 22nd September 2018.

Only softcopies should be emailed.

The subject line should be clearly marked M&E Learning Advisor.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Agriculture and Agribusiness, Economics and Statistics, Monitoring and Evaluation
Updated: September 15, 2018 — 7:48 am