M&E Coordinator

Semilla Nueva
Job Type
Full Time
Deadline for Applications
How to Apply
Beginning date: ASAP Salary: Competitive local salary, dependent on experience Before applying, please review our website, blog, and annual reports which are found at www.semillanueva.org
Where to Apply
To apply please send a cover letter explaining your interest in SN and the position and a current, detailed CV to trabajo@semillanueva.org. Please note “M&E Coordinator” in the subject line.

We are hiring a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Coordinator to oversee strategy for our impact assessment, monitoring, and evaluation activities. Over the last three years we have continually refined and strengthened our data collection practices ranging from marketing analyses to home consumption surveys. Our next level of growth will depend on a refined and high-quality strategy to measure our corn’s economic and nutritional
impact. The M&E Coordinator will be responsible for designing and executing this strategy in partnership with our operations team. He/she will significantly shape the direction of Semilla Nueva’s impact evaluation as we grow in both scale and quality. The Coordinator will be a critical member of the Development Team, translating data into compelling external materials such as reports and applications as well as leading fund research process for grants specifically related to impact evaluation.

The position will require collaboration across teams and will be based primarily in our main office in Guatemala City. The position will require frequent travel to corn growing areas across the country and our Experimental and Training Center in Suchitepéquez to oversee and assess survey implementation and quality. The M&E Coordinator will report to the program and development manager and work closely with marketing and M&E

Additional Information

• Degree in nutrition, agricultural development, public health or other related field
• 2+ years of experience in monitoring or program management for nutritional/agricultural value chain
• Experience in developing, implementing and/or maintaining organization wide impact evaluation
• Proficiency in Stata, R, or SAS (Stata preferred) with strong quantitative and qualitative research skills
• • Experience designing and managing field research studies
• Experience at an international NGO, preferably living in a developing context
• Demonstrated leadership, stress-management and flexibility in the work environment
• Agricultural Experience/knowledge
• Experience working with bi-laterals and/or governments on major research projects
• Experience contributing to RCT execution