Vibrant Village Foundation Vihiga County, Kenya
Vibrant Village is a private foundation working to improve food security, family health, financial well being, and education in communities around the world. We make grants to non-profit organizations and directly manage programs from our field offices in Ecuador, Ghana, and Kenya. 3 Positions General Overview: The Vibrant Village Foundation is a private foundation that established operations in Kenya in 2014. In Emuhaya District, the Foundation conducts a number of development programmes across the areas of agriculture, education, business and infrastructure. The Foundation is recruiting an M&E Intern to assist in the implementation of VVF (Kenya)’s M&E strategy for all projects in Vihiga County to ensure measurable impact and progress towards the organisation’s goals. The M&E Intern will be support multiple data collection processes across VVF projects and will assist in the delivery of high quality datasets. Location: Esabalu Sub-location, Emuhaya District, Vihiga County Duration: 3 months Job description Coordination of M&E data collectors and casual data entry staff, including:o In–field coordination of key M&E activities, with an eye to “perfect” quality standard.o Quality–control and supervision of data entry, with zero tolerance for data–entry errors.o In–field follow–up on errors to ensure quality data across all project Assist in data management, including:o Creating a new database for the recruited farmerso Manipulation and verification of collected data – including, data cleaning, basic analysis and quality controlo Managing data collection files, using online storageo Collection, analysis and reporting on internal Key Performance Indicators Other duties as assigned Qualifications 2017/2018 graduate or finalist in Statistics, Mathematical Science, Public Health, Anthropology or other Social Sciences (2 positions) 2017/2018 graduate or finalist in Education (preferably English/Kiswahili), (1 position) Advanced skills in Excel, (Proficiency in SPSS, R or STATA an added advantage) Experience using android based apps for data collection, designing and participating in development projects Strong research and reporting skills Strong analytical thinker, innovative and attention to detail Strong interpersonal skills Goal oriented and committed with ability to work under pressure within a dynamic Team, both on-site and remotely Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision How to Apply Forward your cover letter and CV ONLY to firstname.lastname@example.org before 24th March, 2018; 5PM. The subject of your email should contain the job you are applying for and your name, i.e. “Monitoring and Evaluation Internship – (*Your Name*). There will be no remuneration/stipend offered for the position. We thank all applicants for their interest; Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.