Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist III (Youth Agency & Spiritual Formation) Vacancy at Compassion

Full Time
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Compassion International is an American child sponsorship and Christian humanitarian aid organization .

Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist III (Youth Agency & Spiritual Formation) Vacancy at Compassion

The expected salary range for this position is $99,800.00 – $124,750.00. Employees in specific high cost of labor locations in the United States (such as San Francisco, CA and Seattle, WA) may qualify for a geographic differential. Compassion International is not responsible for third parties who omit this information when copying and re-posting job openings.

This specialist will be responsible for designing M&E frameworks, survey instruments, training materials, conducting analysis, drafting reports, advising on data visualizations and supporting the M&E technical advising team on implementation of these frameworks in our National Offices.

PLEASE NOTE: This is a remote position that can be based in the US or in one of Compassion’s countries.

What will you do?

  • Maintain a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Act as an advocate for children. Understand and advance Christ’s mandate to protect children. Take active steps to help protect against neglect, abuse, and exploitation of children.
  • Uphold and engage in Compassion’s core Cultural Behaviors.
  • Design outcome measurements for spiritual formation programs particularly with a child and youth focus.
  • Support overall holistic child development and provide ongoing subject matter expertise in using high quality data to measure program inputs, outputs, outcomes.
  • Aid program support team and church partners by providing coaching and knowledge within monitoring and evaluation.
  • Lead the development and adoption of partner compliance and adherence to standards, procedures, and policies related to program quality.
  • Collaborate with program leaders to provide direction and subject matter expertise regarding intervention milestones and indicators especially in the area of spiritual formation and youth agency
  • Conduct analyses to establish validity and reliability evidence for spiritual formation measurements
  • Monitor partnership dashboards to track critical program dimensions and performance and enable the National Offices and frontline church partners to see meaningful improvements or decline in performance.
  • Manage and may lead complex budgeting and planning efforts for baseline surveys and other monitoring and evaluation activities across multiple countries/regions.
  • Simplify complex information to report to a variety of stakeholders.

What will you bring?

  • Master’s Degree in international development, statistics, psychometrics, child/adolescent psychology, theology, social science, or a related field is required.
  • At least 5 years’ experience working in an international development setting with an emphasis in Monitoring & Evaluation design.
  • International experience with child and youth development.
  • Experience in conducting and leading quantitative or qualitative analyses is required. Proficiency with STATA, R, or SAS strongly preferred.
  • Experience with online survey tools (e.g., Survey CTO, CommCare) is required.
  • Must be able to speak, read, and write fluently in English.
  • Fluency in a second language is a plus.

Why work here?

  • The mission: Join a team that is motivated to release children from poverty in Jesus’ name.
  • Our benefits: Receive generous paid time off, 10% contribution to a 403(b) retirement fund on top of your salary, excellent healthcare coverage, free short-term professional counseling, and more.
  • Spiritual growth: Participate in regular chapel services, prayer groups, and department devotionals.

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