Colombia: Monitoring and Evaluation Program Assistant


About the organization

Internews empowers people worldwide with the trustworthy, high-quality news and information they need to make informed decisions, participate in their communities, and hold power to account. We seek to realize the potential of a digitally connected world: a world in which evidence-based information advances human progress, enables broad opportunity and accountability, and fuels vibrant civic debate.

For more than 35 years, in more than 100 countries, Internews has worked to build healthy media and information environments where they are most needed. We have proudly incubated hundreds of sustainable organizations, bolstered the skills of thousands of media professionals, activists, and citizens, and helped these partners reach millions of people with quality, local information.


Internews is seeking a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Program Assistant for potential USAID-funded health and media projects in Colombia. The M&E Program Assistant reports to the Colombia Program Officer and collaborates with the LAC team. The M&E Program Assistant will work with the Colombia Program Officer to collect data from programmatic activities and prepare regular reports on M&E.

NOTE: Hiring of this position is dependent upon funding. This is a local position.

For a summary of essential duties and responsibilities, please visit our Careers page linked below.


-Minimum 2 years monitoring and evaluation experience in relevant non-profit
-Relevant university degree required
-English language proficiency
-Experience in post-conflict settings and knowledge of post-conflict programs highly desirable.
-Experience with the Program Unit Region, notably Colombia
-Previous work experience with USAID programs and projects
-Excellent communication skills: speaking, writing and listening
-Proven ability to set priorities and manage time effectively
-Proven ability to work both independently and as an effective team member
-Proficient in MS Office and experience with relevant ME& software, such as Excel, SPSS, Stata In-Design, Photoshop, etc.
-Understanding of and demonstrated commitment to upholding Internews' Core Values.

Application instructions

To apply, please submit resume and CV through our Careers page:

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