Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist

at Simprints
Published August 31, 2022
Location London, United Kingdom
Category General  
Job Type Full Time  

Description

Overview

 

Simprints is a nonprofit tech company with a mission to radically increase transparency and effectiveness in global development. We build ethical, inclusive digital ID powered by biometrics to ensure that every vaccine, every dollar, and every public good reaches the people who need them most. Simprints partners with organizations like Gavi to boost immunization rates in developing countries, Ministries of Health like Ghana on pandemic response, and NGOs like BRAC to deliver maternal healthcare. Studies have shown Simprints increases impact through real-time, precision data, for example increasing maternal health visits by 38% in Bangladesh or accurate HIV tracing by 62% in Malawi. Today we’ve worked in over 17 countries helping deliver health, aid, and finance to >2.1M people.

 

Main Purpose of the Assignment

 

The main purpose of this role is to be a Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist supporting the delivery of biometrics in a digital health census project to monitor receipt and response to vaccinations in rural India.

 

Overall Scope of Work

 

The engagement is expected to be roughly 4 months based on the project timelines. In this role, the consultant will be responsible for:

 

Developing an understanding of the project context and operations and providing technical advice on monitoring and evaluation components.

Suggest appropriate research frameworks for which a study on user and community adoption of technology could be considered.

Developing a Terms of Reference for a third party research company to conduct Operational Research to investigate user performance and community acceptance of biometrics.

Provide technical review of submissions for the operational research and recommend the most appropriate supplier.

Act as the key focal point between third party research company and Simprints.

Review and provide feedback on all research related documents, including research design, inception report, data collection tools, draft and final reports.

Support Simprints in extracting key lessons for future similar projects.

Successful applicants for this consultation should demonstrate:

 

At least 8 years experience in the international development sector, conducting monitoring, evaluation, ideally within the health sector.

Strong experience in providing technical support to monitoring and evaluation design, rigorous qualitative and quantitative data analysis, reporting and field-based research/interview or survey services.

Experience in consultant management, including excellent communication and quality assurance skills.

Ability to work remotely within a virtual team.

 

How to apply

 

The application documents must be submitted in electronic format to the following email address specifying “Consultant Role - Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist” in the subject line. The application should include responses to the following questions or attachment of relevant documents (each response should be 500 words or less):

 

Please provide a current CV of the key person or people performing the work.

What are examples of previous work performed that demonstrate your ability to achieve the Scope of Work? Please be specific and descriptive.

How do your skills, experience, and education compare to the listed requirements?

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