Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Assistants


Company Abt Associate...
Industry International...
Category Monitoring & ...
Location Bunkpurugu-Na...
Job Status Temporary
Salary GH¢ 
Education HND
Experience N/A
Job Expires Nov 02, 2021
Contact ...

Company Profile

Abt Associates, a leading government research, technical assistance, and consulting firm seeks candidates for the upcoming USAID funded Systems for Health Project in Ghana.  This five year cooperative agreement will improve access and quality of family planning, maternal newborn and child health, nutrition and malaria prevention and treatment in Greater Accra, Western, Central, Northern and Volta regions through improving management and systems performance. 

Job Description

  For the VectorLink project, Abt Associates is seeking qualified individuals to fill temporary position for Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Assistants at each of the following 26 sub-districts. Successful candidates will be contracted for up to 3 months.




Nakpanduri, Binde and Bunkpurugu

East Mamprusi

Gambaga, Langbensi, Sakogu, Nagboo and Gbintiri


Gushegu, Galwei, Kpatinga and Nabuli


Karaga, Sandua/Zandua and Pishigu


Kumbungu and Dalun

Mamprugu Moagduri

Kubori and Yizesi


Tatale, and Kandin

West Mamprusi

Wungu, Kpasenkpe and Janga


Nasuan and Yunyoo


Responsibilities of M&E Assistant

  • Train IRS seasonal workers on M&E, data collection tools, and procedures
  • Supervise field data collections and provide on-the-spot solutions to the data collection errors including troubleshooting issues with electronic tablets and data entry
  • Perform data collection verification in project-supported communities
  • Coach personnel on data entry and verification
  • Ensure timely delivery of mobile tablets from the field to the data center  
  • Supervise Data Entry Assistants to follow protocols for data cleaning and syncing
  • Assist the District Operations Coordinator (DOC) and Site Managers to draw daily spray operations and supervision plans
  • Ensure tablets for mobile data collection are fully charged, have enough data bundle, and are in good shape
  • Provide technical support for mobile data collection
  • Produce weekly spray data progress reports for the assigned district
  • Analyze spray data to inform decisions for the ongoing spray operations in the assigned operational sites and district
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the DOC and/or the program M&E Manager

Required Skills or Experience

  • Minimum of Higher National Diploma in statistics, Computer science or a related field
  • Experience in field data collection with demonstrated ability to plan and coordinate large scale data collection exercise
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in data analysis and interpretation
  • Good organizational, report writing, and management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Strong computer skills with a good understanding of the use of MS Excel
  • It is recommended for candidates to complete the free DHIS2 course via
  • The candidate will have added advantage if s/he:
    • Is proficient in one or more languages spoken in the IRS districts  
    • Has previous work experience in IRS.
    • Is willing to live and travel within the district assigned.
  • The ability to ride a motorbike and possess a valid (motorbike) license is a MUST

How To Apply

Sorry, job has expired.


Please note, employers receive numerous applications per posting and will only shortlist the most qualified candidates. Also is not involved in any decision made by an employer/recruiter and therefore does not guarantee that applications sent will result in a candidate being shortlisted/selected for that position.
To Top