Mercy Corps Collaboration Learning and Adaptation Director Jobs 2023 – Kenya NGO Jobs

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Mercy Corps Collaboration Learning and Adaptation Director Jobs 2023 – Kenya NGO Jobs. Mercy Corps Kenya looking for “Collaboration Learning and Adaptation Director”. Applicants with a BA/S degree may apply on or before 18 March 2023.

Mercy Corps has been working in Kenya for over 30 years.  With the formation of the independent Republic of Kenya in July 2011, Mercy Corps established a Country Office and has staff working all over the country to help build government institutions. Mercy Corps has maintained its presence in Kenya despite significant challenges in the operating environment by adopting a flexible approach to its work with the Government of Kenya.

NGO Jobs in Kenya 2022

The Mercy Corps has published a job vacancy announcement on 07 March 2023 for qualified Kenya’s to fill in the vacant post of Collaboration Learning and Adaptation Director to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Mercy Corps Job Vacancy 2023

The Position: The CLA Lead will ensure that collaboration, learning and adaptation is not only integrated but fully operationalized in program design and implementation. This means driving coordination with others, making evidence-based decisions, and iteratively adapting throughout implementation to remain relevant and on course.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership, training and mentoring in the development of CLA Plans, CLA tools, survey design, methodology, data analysis, and other skills required for assessing the impact of the program.
  • Provide technical contributions to CLA efforts to ensure the program aligns with any Government of Kenya standards; Gender Diversity and Social Inclusion (GEDSI) standards; and Conflict Sensitivity into all activities as appropriate.
  • Collaborate with external evaluators on the design and roll out of the program baseline, midterm and final evaluations, while setting up effective systems for learning.
  • Lead the program’s learning agenda, measurement and prepare/document adaptive management measures put in place (this may include sharing with wider internal/ external audience).
  • Drive the implementation of frequent pause and reflect meetings, which contribute to adaptive management.
  • Participate in the facilitation of strategic planning sessions.

Qualification & Experience:

  • BA/S degree in development studies, research methods, statistics, economics, social sciences, project management, MA/S strongly preferred.
  • 5+ years of progressive work experience in collaborative research and development programming required with proven use of program technology.
  • Experience with theoretical and practical background in MEL and skilled in participatory qualitative and quantitative M&E methodologies and techniques preferred.
  • Experience with data management including the ability to structure and collate data sets for ease of analysis preferred.
  • Proven experience with systems thinking or systems approaches to programming.
  • Proven experience developing iterative learning systems or ‘feedback loops’ within development programs or organizational learning contexts.
  • Experience mentoring and building technical capacity of individuals and institutions.
  • Knowledge of food security, cash transfer and/or school feeding programs is a plus.
  • Excellent computer skills (especially Microsoft office applications) and ability to use information technology as a tool and resource.
  • Demonstrated experience in training and capacity building across diverse teams and partners.
  • Excellent project management, time management, and organizational skills. Multi-tasking skills and ability to work under pressure.
  • Strong writing, editing, public speaking skills and good leadership skills.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply Mercy Corps Collaboration Learning and Adaptation Director Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: 18 March 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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