Monitoring and Evaluation Field Officer
Peace Corps Response positions are open to returned Volunteers or U.S. citizens with significant professional and technical experience.
A Monitoring and Evaluation Field Officer with intermediate high/advanced French and at least two years’ experience in training/courses in one of the following disciplines: nutrition, public health, economics, agriculture, international affairs, business administration or a field relevant to international development assistance is needed to support the WFP in monitoring and evaluation. The M&E; Field Officer will support WFP’s M&E; specialist, contribute new monitoring tools, organize training for staff on how to use the M&E; toolkit, assist in monitoring school canteens, develop a communication strategy, link field monitors and other PCVs, train and build capacity of school principals, in addition to other support. The goal of this assignment is to train WFP local staff, increase awareness on hunger and malnutrition, improve M&E; tools and operations procedures and reinforce skills of field staff.
• Intermediate high or advanced French language skills
• Proficiency in Windows, MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
• Excellent analytical and report writing skills
• Culturally sensitive: candidate should enjoy working in a new context, with people of other cultures
The Peace Corps embraces and leverages the diversity of its volunteers as a reflection of America's diversity. Peace Corps Response is committed to reflecting the diversity of the United States in the professionals we send into the field to support the mission of world peace and friendship. Applicants with diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Medical Considerations in Guinea
- Guinea may not be able to support Volunteers with the following medical conditions: insulin-dependent diabetes; dermatology; some types of gynecologic support; mammography; requiring a psychiatrist for psychotropic medications support; seizures; ongoing counseling.
- The following medication(s) are not permitted for legal or cultural reasons: none identified.
- Volunteers who should avoid the following food(s) may not be able to serve: peanuts.
- After arrival in Guinea, Peace Corps provides and applicants are required to have an annual flu shot, to take daily or weekly medication to prevent malaria, and to receive mandatory immunizations.
Before you apply, please also review Important Medical Information for Applicants [PDF] to learn about other health conditions typically not supported in Peace Corps service.
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