International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), an incumbent implementer of the DfID Somalia Monitoring Programme, seeks a Senior Monitoring & Verifications Manager to support the follow-on Somalia Monitoring Programme II (SMP II) funded under DfID Somalia. This position is based in Nairobi, Kenya, with occasional travel to Somalia.
Management of all third party verification strategy and strategic nominations.
Support, oversight and overall guidance of the Verification Team (Overall management of timely submissions).
Contracting, capacity-building & all other pre-deployment and deployment related activities, including on-site support (TPM capacity and verification methodology quality control).
Timely and qualitative submission of all verifications reports (Report Quality Control).
Management of all communications and relationship-building, especially with DFID advisors at the nomination stage (Communications).
Management of information management and period meta-analysis of findings (Analysis and information management.
Relevant and advanced university degree.
7-10 years’ experience in International Development.
Some experience working on M&E and/or verifications.
Very strong and demonstrated written communication and analytical skills (English language).
Very strong organizational skills.
Strong inter-personal and verbal communication skills.
Experience working in conflict or post conflict countries, preferably in areas related to governance.
Preference but not a requirement:
Directly relevant and substantive M&E and/or verification experience, especially in areas related to governance