Global Advisor Monitoring & Results Measurements MRM (60%)

Swisscontact’s Monitoring and Results Measurement System is an integral part of evidence-based adaptive project management. In setting up and implementing the MRM system for their project, the project management and team are supported by the global MRM advisor team, consisting of regional MRM advisors and a global MaRM Coordinator at Swisscontact’s head office in Zurich. Being part of this specialized advisory group, the Global MRM Advisor will guarantee the quality of Swisscontact’s MRM system and the global MRM activities, specifically in the delivery of technical backstopping for selected SC projects as well as Advisory services to external clients on demand, but also in the annual results aggregation process, the update and development of guidelines and training materials, as well as the MRM Community of Practice.

For our global MRM Advisory team, we are looking to recruit a dedicated member of staff with effect from 1 April 2023 or by agreement as

Global Advisor Monitoring & Results Measurements MRM (60%)

Contract type
Unlimited
Working location
Zürich
Contract duration: unlimited

Tasks

  • Delivery of technical backstoppings to project teams in the area of MRM
  • Support the development of MRM Advisory service offer and delivery of MRM Advisory services for external clients
  • Ensuring data quality in the aggregation process of Swisscontact’s global results and impact
  • Developing and maintaining MRM resources, tools and training material accompanying Swisscontact’s internal MRM Guidelines
  • Support the organisation of events in the MRM Community of Practice (CoP)
  • Participation in networking events

Requirements

  • University or technical college degree in a relevant field (Social Science, Economics, Statistics, etc.)
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in MRM/ MEL/ M&E, in progressively more senior roles
  • Professional experience in Advisory and Consultancy work preferred
  • Experience with capacity building
  • Experience in project implementation in the field of development cooperation preferred
  • Experience in data base management, mobile data collection, PowerBI, PowerApps preferred
  • Business fluent in English (spoken and written); other languages (French, Spanish) are an advantage

Swisscontact offers attractive working conditions in an international and multicultural context. We see our work as a joint effort in an agile organizational culture: mutual respect, trust and teamwork.

We look forward to receiving your online application with the following documents: letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, diplomas and references.

Application deadline: 26 February 2023

Swisscontact - Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation

We are a leading partner organisation for the implementation of international development projects. Founded in 1959 and registered under Swiss law, we are an independent non-profit organisation. We are politically and denominationally neutral.

Swisscontact offers attractive working conditions in an international and multicultural context. We see our work as ajoint effort in an agile organizational culture: mutual respect, trust and teamwork.

Swiscontact is a leading partner organisation for the implementation of international development projects. We are represented in 38 countries with over 1 200 employees. The foundation is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

Swiscontact promotes inclusive economic, social and ecological development to make an effective contribution towards sustainable and widespread prosperity in developing and emerging economies.

  • We strengthen the competencies of people, improving their employability
  • We increase the competitiveness of enterprises, growing their business
  • We foster social and economic systems, promoting inclusive development

We believe that people, even in dire conditions have the ability and will to act and liberate themselves from the shackles of poverty. However, this is only possible in an enabling environment and level playing field.

Swisscontact stands for professional quality and high ethical standards in its activities.

Foundation
Founded in 1959 and registered under Swiss law, we are an independent non-profit organisation. We are politically and denominationally neutral.
Team
The abilities and readiness for action of our employees are decisive for our projects’ ability to achieve sustainable impact, as well as our long-term success. As an attractive employer, Swisscontact invests in a positive management and work culture. This is defined by our fundamental understanding of development intended to serve not only our beneficiaries in project countries but our employees as well.
Mission statement
We promote inclusive economic, social and ecological development  to make an effective contribution towards sustainable and widespread prosperity in developing and emerging economies. With this objective in mind, we offer the chance to economically and socially disadvantaged people to improve their lives on their own initiative.

Global Advisor Monitoring & Results Measurements MRM (60%)

Contract type
Unlimited
Working location
Zürich
Contract duration: unlimited