Posted By: Caritas India


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Program Development & Management

Public Health/WASH

Job Description

Job Position : Lead - MEAL (Global Programme India)

Reports to : Sr. Programme Lead - Global Programme India

Location : CI Head Office, Delhi

Appointment : On contractual basis for 1 year (renewable on yearly basis subject to performance)

Joining : Immediate Joining

This position will provide specific MEAL support to this programme including: developing and strengthening MEAL systems as per Caritas India standards; build capacities of the Caritas India State Teams on MEAL systems.

Key Accountabilities:

• Develop a MEAL Plan, oversee and manage overall MEAL system and its implementation in the programme

• Assist project partners in the preparation of a MEAL Plan

• Measurement and assessment of programme indicators (outcome, output, progress and performance indicators, etc.)

• Provide technical lead to quality MEAL system design, including tools and methods

• Conduct periodic monitoring visits for quality improvement

• Ensure compliance with donor agency MEAL requirements

• Support the Knowledge Manager in operational research and development of knowledge products

• Coordinate implementation of program evaluations (impact, baseline, mid-term, final, etc.); support analysis and formulation of recommendations

• Conduct need based capacity building programs of program staff on MEAL system

• Lead the design of beneficiary feedback, complaints, redress mechanisms incorporating beneficiary input in the project cycle (design, monitoring, and evaluation); ensure data confidentiality

• Provide inputs for review meetings / reflection events to enable midcourse corrections by program team

Knowledge/ Skills :

• Understanding of the socio-economic issues at national / state / regional levels in the development sector

• Possesses an understanding of current concepts and related frameworks/ approaches in MEAL Systems in the global / domestic scenario

• Possesses relevant knowledge on new developments in related functional area

• Ability to grasp and assimilate relevant functional knowledge and synthesize into innovative concepts / programs for implementation under the program

• Development of plans and strategies in MEAL systems

• Excellent / Good communication skills and articulation of perspective and agenda

• Developing and maintaining congenial and professional interpersonal skills

• Facilitate knowledge sharing and confidence building among team members

Qualification / Work Experience: B Tech / Masters or Graduate in Social Work or Social Sciences with 3 5 years in similar role in development organizations with in-depth understanding of MEAL systems and its implementation in developmental projects.

Salary: CTC INR 60,000/- to 70,000/- per month

Application Procedure :

To apply, kindly e-mail your CV to hr@caritasindia.org with the name of the position in the subject line. Kindly provide with two references and their contact details. Please mention your current salary. The deadline for submission of application is 05 October 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited for interview.

Caritas India is an equal opportunity employer.

Caritas India expects the highest standards of professional practice in all its work and contact with people; and recognizes that `safeguarding’ is an organizational and an individual responsibility. It recognizes its responsibility and commitment to promote and ensure security, safety and wellbeing of CI people in its offices/work - spaces/locations and different work contexts.

Job offer made will be subject to a self-disclosure, satisfactory clearance and satisfactory verification of qualifications and work history.

Thank you for your valuable time and showing interest in our organization

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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Caritas India
  • About Organization:Caritas India, founded in 1962, is the official development arm (registered under the Societies Registration Act XXI 1860 (the Punjab Amendment Act 1957) of the Catholic Churches in India. Caritas India is a member of Caritas confederation of more than 160 member- organizations working in nearly 200 countries, making it the second largest humanitarian network in the world.

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