Johannesburg based

Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Advisor


Expertise in Eastern Africa  energy and power sectors


Successful candidate will have proven experience in Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) including previous USAID project experience.



  • Minimum of a relevant Master’s Degree
  • 5-7+ years relevant professional experience in M&E and learning
  • Knowledge of donors especially USAID funded programs, M&E, reporting requirements
  • Expertise in the energy and power sectors (specifically in Eastern Africa) highly advantageous


Long-Term, Full-Time:  Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Advisor


Khulisa will staff one full-time, long-term (4 years) position to support the USAID Power Africa East Africa Energy Program (EAEP) staff as an M&E and Learning Advisor.


  1. Provide oversight, quality assurance, and backstopping for all M&E activities, including designing and implementing evaluations and M&E systems, performance indicator identification and definition, design and field testing of data collection instruments, data quality protocols, data analysis, sampling, and reporting, according to USAID standards.
  2. Oversee and support the tasks of the Khulisa EAEP M&E Team Leader and part-time M&E Team members, including M&E Plans, quarterly and annual reporting and presentations, disseminating results and recommendations from evaluations, planning special outreach events, and designing and utilizing program reporting forms and remote field monitoring methodologies.
  3. Provide M&E training and technical assistance to EAEP team members, implementing partners, and host country government officials and advises on the collection of M&E data, related performance indicators, and M&E best practices, as requested.
  4. Ensure the completion of all M&E activities across project results and ensure learning by all staff, stakeholders, and partners.
  5. Participate in data collection and analysis through fieldwork in country, as needed.


Application deadline – January 25, 2019

Anticipated start date: February 2019