Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Job Placement – Uganda Development Bank (UDB)

Organisation: Uganda Development Bank (UDB)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Manager Impact Delivery & Research
Uganda Development Bank Ltd (UDBL) is the country’s only Development Finance Institution (DFI) established in 1972. The Bank has recently re-positioned itself as a partner to the Government of Uganda in delivering the theme of its National Development Plan.
Job Summary: The Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Officer will provides support for the implementation of the Bank’s M&E Framework with the view to ensure effective Development Impact reporting. The Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Officer is responsible for ensuring the collation, assessment, analysis and reporting of development impact accruing from the Bank’s financial interventions.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Identifies publicly available datasets that can aid in Development Impact reporting.
  • Prepares and ensures that data collection tools are suitable to collect baseline information and data collected is consistent across all product lines as necessary
  • Supports the Investment Department to encourage and incentivize client reporting.
  • Offers technical support to Business development function to utilize data collection templates, processes and to adequately monitor and report on results; and accompanies Investment managers where necessary on client monitoring visits.
  • Develops in-house evaluation tools such as questionnaires/surveys, coordinates and leads focus groups and undertakes analysis of data derived from such tools with the view of assessing project impact.
  • Reviews loan applications and conducts ex-ante development impact assessment, utilizing the Development Impact Assessment Scorecard.
  • Conducts final client visit in conjunction with Investment Managers and prepares final report and ex-post development impact assessment.
  • Work in close conjunction with the Business Development function, identifies potential subjects for case studies
  • Prepares case studies on successful loans resulting in positive development outcomes
  • Assists in the compilation of development outcome reports to fulfil stakeholder accountability requirements.
  • Prepares required reports to ensure that requirements of externally financed Lines of Credit/Grants are met.
  • Ensures client data is routinely entered in M&E database and monitors databases for completeness and accuracy
  • Routinely monitors the application and effectiveness of the MIS system and liaises with MIS to provide feedback as to whether the MIS tools are adequate for UDB’s M&E requirements
  • Identifies emerging lessons learned and facilitates analysis, compilation and cascading of lessons learned, into various processes (incl. loan appraisal).

 Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Statistics or Quantitative Economics from a reputable education institution; Post graduate qualification in related field will be an added advantage
  • Five years’ experience in research, impact assessment assignments or related field, preferably in the public or NGO sector
  • Candidate must demonstrate a good understanding of development issues that relate to developing economies
  • Previous experience in the application of Standard Data Analysis tools is a prerequisite.
  • Superior analytical skills and numerical affinity
  • Excellent communication (both written & oral) and ability to present ideas logically
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Keen attention to detail
All applicants are strongly encouraged to hand deliver their applications which should include an up-to-date curriculum vitae, photocopies of academic documents and contact addresses of three professional references to: The Director, Human Resources & Administration, 1st Floor Wing B, Rwenzori Towers, Plot 6 Nakasero Road, P.O. Box 7210, Kampala. Uganda.
Deadline: 23rd February 2018


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