Monitoring & Evaluation Officer, occupied Palestinian territory

Organization: WHO - World Health Organization

Country: occupied Palestinian territory

City: Ramallah

Office: WHO in Ramallah, occupied Palestinian territory

Grade: P-2

Closing date: Saturday, 25 September 2021

Monitoring & Evaluation Officer

( 2104366 )

Grade : P2

Contractual Arrangement : Temporary appointment under Staff Rule 420.4

Contract Duration (Years, Months, Days) : 1 Year (Subject to availability of funds, satisfactory performance and continuing need for the position)

Job Posting: Sep 9, 2021, 11:41:59 AM

The mission of WHO’s Health Emergencies Programme (The Programme) is to help countries, and tocoordinator international action, to prevent, prepare for, detect, rapidly respond to, and recover fromoutbreaks and emergencies


The incumbent will perform the followingduties:1. Proactively participate in the development and strengthening of national Monitoring and Evaluationsystems, including but not limited to establishing partnerships with national coordination entitiesand NGOs with sound information management capabilities.2. Conduct the evaluation of Country activities and ensure reporting on implementation andidentify lessons learned that will result ineffective planning on country office activitiessuch as emergency response initiatives and other public health programmes.3. Conduct data collection and facilitate the adaptation of indicators for monitoring the nationalsituations and responses, together with appropriate mechanisms for harmonizing and promotingeffective synergies among partners and stakeholders.4. Coordinate the screening of potential partner organizations and propose and develop anIndicator Framework to monitor performance.5. Evaluate the quality of work of partner organizations through the use of newly developedM&E tools, regular meetings, and follow-ups.6. Collaborate to the development and implementation of strategic planning processes with emphasisto participatory reviews of national programmes as well as conduct the preparation, collation anddissemination Public Health reports.7. Provide regular briefings on Project Cycle Management, monitoring and evaluation, fundraising ...etc. with key members of partner organizations.8. Analyse and synthesize the Country Office’s contribution to the response on public healthprogrammes including any emergency response activities in parallel with other UN partnercollaboration activities.9. Prepare monthly reports on Country Office programmes and NGOs‘ activities.



Essential: A first level university degree in Public Health, Epidemiology, Statistics, Social Sciences orrelated field.

Desirable: Advanced university degree in Social Sciences or Business Administration.


Essential: At least two years relevant experience in the area of partnership development and projectmanagement

Desirable: Experience in UN organizations/agencies, International institutions orNGOs.


Demonstrated knowledge of dealing with local partners and NGOs. Strong skills in the assessment, monitoring, analysis and evaluation of emergency health situations and other public health activities.Concrete skills in the collection and collation of data to conduct evaluation.Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work under pressure.Proven ability to communicate effectively.Tact, discretion and ability to promote consensus. Excellent Presentation Skills.

WHO Competencies


Respecting and promoting individual and cultural differences


Moving forward in a changing environment

Producing results

Use of Language Skills

Essential: Expert knowledge of English.

Desirable: Intermediate knowledge of arabic.


WHO salaries for staff in the Professional category are calculated in US dollars. The remuneration for the above position comprises an annual base salary starting at USD 48,805 (subject to mandatory deductions for pension contributions and health insurance, as applicable), a variable post adjustment, which reflects the cost of living in a particular duty station, and currently amounts to USD 2855 per month for the duty station indicated above. Other benefits include 30 days of annual leave, allowances for dependent family members, home leave, and an education grant for dependent children.


This vacancy notice may be used to fill other similar positions at the same grade level

Only candidates under serious consideration will be contacted.

A written test may be used as a form of screening.

In the event that your candidature is retained for an interview, you will be required to provide, in advance, a scanned copy of the degree(s)/diploma(s)/certificate(s) required for this position. WHO only considers higher educational qualifications obtained from an institution accredited/recognized in the World Higher Education Database (WHED), a list updated by the International Association of Universities (IAU)/United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The list can be accessed through the link: Some professional certificates may not appear in the WHED and will require individual review.

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