Clinton Health Access Initiative Job Vacancy for a Technical Advisor, Monitoring and Evaluation

The Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) works in partnership with country governments, partners, and other major stakeholders to identify key obstacles to scaling-up and increasing access to essential health services, and to develop sustainable strategies to overcome them. CHAI’s solution-oriented approach focuses on improving market dynamics for medicines and diagnostics; lowering prices for treatment; accelerating access to life-saving vaccines and technologies; and helping governments build the capacity required to design and implement high-quality care and treatment programs.

Clinton Health Access Initiative is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Technical Advisor, M&E
 Abuja, Nigeria
Job Type: Full Time
Business Unit: Access Programs – Research and Development
Job Descriptions

  • CHAI is seeking a highly motivated individual with superior problem-solving skills who is resourceful, collaborative, and proficient in quantitative analysis to support the Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) efforts of the PPIUD programs in Nigeria and Ethiopia.
  • The Technical Advisor will be a member of the Applied Analytics Team, and will collaborate daily with CHAI’s global Family Planning and MNH Teams, as well as the Nigerian and Ethiopian country teams.
  • The position will be based in Abuja, with anticipated travel to Ethiopia and within Nigeria.
  • The candidate must have a passion for results and a commitment to excellence, and experience with M&E and/or data collection and management.

Support M&E staff in Nigeria and Ethiopia to:

  • Develop and implement comprehensive, feasible M&E frameworks that will generate credible, actionable and timely information
  • Design and conduct other evaluation and operational research studies as necessary
  • Disseminate results and facilitate information sharing forums with program management, government partners, and other key stakeholders
  • Support in-country staff to develop M&E capacity and create sustainable M&E systems
  • Travel up to 60%
  • Conduct literature reviews and summarize findings
  • Develop data collection tools and protocols
  • Develop data management and analysis tools such as databases and dashboards
  • Collect baseline data
  • Analyze data and conduct data quality assessments in support of strategic decision-making
  • Other responsibilities as requested by supervisor

Specific qualities sought in candidates include:

  • Master’s degree strongly preferred, preferably Masters in Public Health (MPH) or Master’s in Public Policy (MPP); Bachelor’s minimum with exceptional experience
  • Exceptional diplomatic and interpersonal skills, and an ability to manage challenging multi-cultural, multi-stakeholder situations to achieve intended results
  • Experience working in a developing country
  • Meticulous work ethic and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent organizational and problem solving skills
  • Strong communication and writing skills
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills, and high level of proficiency in PowerPoint and Word
  • Passion for learning and developing new skills
  • 4+ years experience working in a results-oriented environment
  • Experience developing and managing M&E systems
  • Experience with field data collection/research
  • Exceptional ability to work independently, to develop and execute work-plans, and to achieve specified goals with limited guidance and oversight in a fast-paced environment


  • Experience designing and managing field data collection activities
  • Knowledge of global health issues, specifically family planning and maternal health
  • Experience working with governments in developing countries
  • Experience living in Africa

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
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