Uganda: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer – Global Health Corps Fellowship

Organization: Global Health Corps
Country: Uganda
Closing date: 18 Jan 2018

This position is a Global Health Corps (GHC) fellowship role. GHC is a leadership development organization focused on building the next generation of diverse, disruptive global health leaders. Founded in 2009, we competitively recruit talented professionals (ages 21-30) from a range of sectors and backgrounds and place them in high-impact roles within partner organizations working on the front lines of health equity in Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, the US, and Zambia.

The Monitoring & Evaluation Officer will support our Program Officer and Country Director to strengthen the execution of our monitoring and evaluation (M&E) system. This person will help lead the team through the process of assessing and solidifying our theory of change, and adding a clear structure to our current M&E activities.


Days for Girls Uganda's mission is to create a more dignified, free, and educated world through access to lasting feminine hygiene solutions. This mission is powered by our three-tier model offering locally made, high-quality washable menstrual hygiene kits, reproductive health education training, and women-led enterprise development. Our current priorities include strengthening our program delivery through regular evaluation, assessment, and refresher trainings of our program staff; creation of follow-up support resources for program participants; and improved monitoring and evaluation systems. Our aim is to fully prove our model to allow for scale, replication, and adaption to expand to other countries in 2018 and 2019.


  • Identify gaps in M&E capacity and create tailored training programs and resources to support professional growth and development among Program staff
  • Utilize ESRI (a GIS application) mobile form and database for compilation and analysis of field-based data collection efforts
  • Assist with integration of program data into Salesforce database and reports
  • Evaluate and streamline existing monitoring & evaluation systems
  • Lead qualitative and quantitative data collection efforts during field-based training programs
  • Manage data entry process and analyze data results
  • Create and disseminate regular program reports and updates
  • Develop systems for evaluating program processes and implementation quality
  • Create resources for strengthening business and community outreach efforts of Days for Girls enterprises around Uganda

Skills and Experience

Items indicated with an asterisk (*) are required

  • Bachelor’s degree*
  • Demonstrated experience designing, implementing, and analyzing M&E systems and results in support of program/project improvement*
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel*
  • Experience with data management systems such as STATA, SPSS, or similar program*
  • Strong written and verbal communication*
  • Experience with database/CRM platforms such as Salesforce
  • Qualitative research experience
  • Experience with R (a type of data analysis software, similar to SPSS)
  • Very proactive and sociable – willing and able to follow up quickly with many different stakeholders
  • Strong attention to detail and commitment to achieving results
  • Willingness to travel, sometimes to remote areas
  • Ability to work with people from all backgrounds
  • Ability to give and receive constructive feedback and view challenges as learning opportunities
  • A Type A personality – creative, but very organized and has a love of systems!

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