Global Communities is an international development non-profit organization. Our mission is to create long-lasting, positive and community-led change that improves the lives and livelihoods of vulnerable people across the globe.
Global Communities is seeking internal applicants for a Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Specialist position at the headquarters in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland.
In collaboration with other Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Specialists, the MEL Specialist I functions within the Partnerships and Programs Unit. This position is integrated into the Monitoring & Evaluation and Knowledge Management team and works on a cross-cutting basis with the Senior Knowledge Management & Learning Specialist to provide administrative support, contribute technical guidance and bring value to three business areas: New Business Development, Program Implementation and Thought Leadership. This position provides independent assistance to Headquarters and field-based staff throughout the program life cycle in guiding the use of quality Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning/Collaborating, Learning and Adapting (MEL/CLA) systems and processes for new business; generates valid data to measure performance and assess/incorporate results into improved programming; strengthens staff capacity in MEL/CLA; promotes collaborative sharing of MEL/CLA knowledge and best practices; articulates broader MEL/CLA standards and ensures these are embedded into departmental processes.
This position requires domestic and international travel as needed in support of the following responsibilities:
New Business Development
Global Communities is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. EOE/AA - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individual with Disabilities.