Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (Analyst), Rome, Italy

Organization: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Country: Italy

City: Rome, Italy

Office: FAO Rome

Closing date: Wednesday, 26 May 2021


Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (Analyst)

Job Posting: 14/May/2021

Closure Date: 26/May/2021, 9:59:00 PM

Organizational Unit : OER

Job Type: Non-staff opportunities

Type of Requisition : Consultant / PSA (Personal Services Agreement)

Grade Level : N/A

Primary Location: Italy-Rome

Duration : Up to 11 Months

Post Number : N/A

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FAO is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender and nationality

People with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply

All applications will be treated with the strictest confidentiality

The incumbent may be re-assigned to different activities and/or duty stations depending on the evolving needs of the Organization

Organizational Setting

Since 2015, a sustained effort has been in place to build and operationalize the M&E system for the USAID funded EPT2/GHSA Programme. The system has been developed in collaboration with FAO country and regional teams, and USAID. The newly funded USAID Global Health Security Programme (GHSP) aims to continue supporting the MEL (Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning) system. In that view, the GHSP results framework was developed and piloted in December 2020.

The incumbent will work under the overall policy and technical guidance of the ECTAD Global Programme Coordinator (NSAH), in line with programme management guidance from the Emergency and Rehabilitation Officer/ECTAD Global Programme Budget Holder (OER), and the direct supervision of the Global M&E Coordinator for ECTAD and in close collaboration with relevant ECTAD colleagues at global and field level.

Reporting Lines

The incumbent will report to the Global M&E Coordinator for ECTAD.

Technical Focus

Support the implementation of ECTAD projects/programmes and specifically the GHSP at global, regional, and country level.

Tasks and responsibilities

Liaise with technical and thematic teams at global, regional, and country levels as appropriate to determine M&E data analysis requirements.

Compile/aggregate and analyse M&E data collected under ECTAD projects and programmes;
Prepare and share the summary of analysed M&E information into suitable visual/narrative formats including presentation kits, reports, infographics, snapshots as appropriate;
Support data collection and quality assurance;
Collaborate with the ECTAD outreach team in the development of outreach products using M&E data for advocacy purposes.

Support and contribute to M&E capacity development activities

Support Results framework, theory of change, indicators, and case study development/design


Minimum Requirements

University degree in social science, information technology, statistics, physics, engineering, business, or other related discipline.

Two years of relevant experience with demonstrated quantitative and qualitative data analysis skills.

Working knowledge of English, and limited knowledge of Arabic, Chinese, Russian, French, or Spanish.

FAO Core Competencies

Results Focus



Building Effective Relationships

Knowledge Sharing and Continuous Improvement

Please note that all candidates should adhere to FAO Values of Commitment to FAO, Respect for All and Integrity and Transparency


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