Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Field Officer, Malawi

Mary’s Meals Malawi operates a Primary School Feeding and Early Childhood Development programme in Malawi. We are inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the following position:


The Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning (MEL) Field Officer will be responsible for ensuring that data are gathered from various sources in the field and entered centrally to support the advancement of the ongoing organisation MEL strategy. The position will work closely with the MEL officer under the guidance of the MEL Co-ordinator. This post will involve a combination of field and office-based work and will support cross core MEL work as also includes supporting the achievement of the organisational MEL strategy. The role also includes supporting wider areas of work within the MEL team, such as organisation pilots and projects which require additional monitoring.



  • Diploma in M&E related field or Certificate in M&E field with not less than two years working experience in M & E related projects.
  • Must have a clean motorbike license and not less than two years motorcycle driving experience.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to confidently carry out qualitative research using a range of methods.
  • Strong numeracy skills, Planning and execution skills, excellent MS Office skills particularly Excel and Database management skills.
  • Proven ability to analyse quantitative and qualitative data and presentation of data desirably as well good transcription skills.
  • Practical experience in conducting surveys using Android devices.
  • Exceptional personal integrity.

Applications stating expected net salary and CV (including contacts for three professional referees) should be e-mailed to indicating the position title and applicant’s name as subject. All attached files should be saved under the applicant’s name. Deadline for receipt of applications is Monday, 19th November 2018 at 16:30 hours. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.