MEAL Volunteers

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Posted on 23 Nov, 2022
Closing on 05 Dec, 2022
Update
Deadline has been extended until Dec. 5th

Job Description

Save the Children in Yemen is looking for eligible candidates for the position of

MEAL Volunteers – Ibb

ROLE PURPOSE:  

The purpose of this role is to provide essential support to Save the Children’s programs focusing on the development and implementation of monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning systems.
The incumbent will work very closely with the MEAL Unit as well as all concerned project staff and project beneficiaries in establishing accountability mechanisms.

In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly

KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:

Program Activity Support

  • Assist in conducting MEAL Activities; SCI’s assessments, verifications, DDMs, PDMs,baseline, end-line and perform other related duties that requires significant data collection.
  • Conduct field monitoring visits to the projects sites to assess progress, identify challenges, gathers feedback from the beneficiaries and submit a detail visit report about the activities to the MEAL Assistant along with the corrected actions.
  • Participate in community outreach activities such as review program brochures, leaflets, awareness materials and FRM mechanisms. 
  • Identify and report key emerging issues from field monitoring, any social issues affecting children or young, girls and women in general and any other related issues in the field, including outbreaks, malnutrition etc.
  • Production of high quality Field Visit reports in a timely manner.
  • Any other tasks as requested by the line management.

Data Entry and Management

  • Compile and enter beneficiary and project information into databases from regularly collected.
  • Format and clean data collected and entered, highlight inconsistencies or errors in data collection.
  • Provide easy to read information with proper formatting and consolidation of data.
  • Create and maintain numerous Excel databases for different types of projects (distributions, trainings, etc).
  • Entering data collected from source documents within time limits to the Kobo system.
  • Support data analysis and quality checking needs that may arise.
  • Any other tasks as requested by the line management.

QUALIFICATIONS      

  • Bachelor Degree in information technology, statistics, IT, social science or other discipline relevant to MEAL.

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

Essential

  • At least one year work experience, with NGO is preferred.
  • Fluent in Arabic language and good knowledge at English.
  • Advanced understanding of Excel databases and data entry and ability to design Excel databases and data analysis.
  • Good computer skills, with good typing skills in English and Arabic and knowledge of Word.
  • Strong attention to detail and high level of accuracy in data management.
  • At least one year experiences of working in community mobilization, social and field unit.
  • Good organisational skills, the ability to pay close attention to detail and capable of reporting in a timely manner.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and relationship building skills.
  • Ability to interact well with people (including children) and proven experience of building strong relationships with community members
  • A confident, flexible and initiative-taking attitude with the ability to work independently, to be proactive in working with others, a willingness and commitment to work long hours and/or over weekends and to spend considerable amount of time in remote field sites.

The Organization

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realize the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.  

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday 
  • All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated 

We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children.  We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued. 
We are looking for both men and women from Yemen with enthusiasm and commitment to improve the protection and promotion of the rights of all children and to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.
Save the Children International seeks to always be a child safe organization through fulfilling its obligations to the community and through programme implementation carried out by the organization for safeguarding children and to improve the living standards of the child.”

“Save the Children is an equal opportunity employer. Women are strongly encouraged to apply”   

How to Apply

Kindly use this link to apply: 

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Important Notes / مقترحات هامة

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