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Roving Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

Location: North Wilkesboro, NC, United States
Job ID: 12762
Date Posted: Oct 25, 2021

Job Description

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A day in the life of a Roving Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist

At Samaritan’s Purse, the Gospel really is the center of all we do!  We start each day with a time of devotions and prayer.  We hear from members of our staff, both from IHQ and our global offices, as well a special guest speakers who encourage us in God’s word.  We then join together to prayer for one another, as well as praying for staff and volunteers who serve around the globe.  We get paid to start each day this way! 

In this role, you will spend your day working as the liaison with the our International Projects teams help create, implement, and maintain Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) systems that support the department’s goals and purpose. This position also provides support to the Program Management team and international field offices on a as needed basis. Check out why people love serving with Samaritan’s Purse: https://bit.ly/2F8Nom5 

NOTE: Postion is based in our North Wilkesboro, NC office. We are unable to support remote based work at this time. 

Job Duties

  • Support the creation of data collection tools for both paper-based and mobile data methods by response category and sector.
  • Create standard M&E operating procedures for Disaster Assistance Response team (DART).
  • Deploy with DART to assist with needs assessments, establish M&E systems, and assist with grantor proposal development.
  • Support international field offices through field visits or remotely by establishing M&E systems, designing and implementing evaluations and assessments, advising offices on data collection methods and statistical analysis, and assisting with proposal development.
  • Revise and standardize M&E curriculum for the training and mentoring of M&E staff.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Maintain a personal, active relationship with Jesus Christ and is a consistent witness for Jesus Christ.
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (Master’s degree preferred) and minimum of five (5) years related experience and/or training in monitoring and evaluation methodologies; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Twelve credit hours of college-level Biblical studies strongly preferred.
  • Experience with theoretical and practical background in research and knowledge of qualitative and quantitative methodologies and techniques.
  • Thorough knowledge of M&E best practices and computer applications, including proficiency in SPSS or other similar statistical analysis software, iForm, ERP systems such as Serenic Navigator, GIS systems such as ArcGIS, MS Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook
  • Ability to work in an international and multicultural environmentAt least two (2) years’ experience living or working in a developing country preferred. 
  • Ability to frequently travel internationally. 

 

Job Location: North Wilkesboro, NC

Type (Full-Time/Part-Time/Associate): Full-time

Travel Expectations: Frequent international travel - estimated 120 days per year. Maintaining required travel documents and vaccinations for entry into foreign countries will be necessary.

 

Benefits

  • Medical, prescription, dental & vision insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Long term and short term disability insurance
  • Term Life insurance
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Paid holidays, vacation, and sick/personal time
  • Relocation assistance (if applicable)

 

Samaritan's Purse Mission Statement:

Samaritan's Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan's Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God's love through His Son, Jesus Christ. The organization serves the Church worldwide to promote the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.

 

Samaritan's Purse Statement of Faith:

* We believe the Bible to be the inspired, the only infallible, authoritative Word of God.  (1 Thessalonians 2:13; 2 Timothy 3:15-17)

* We believe that there is one God, eternally existent in three persons:  Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.   (Matthew 28:19; John 10:30; Ephesians 4:4-6)

* We believe in the deity of the Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood on the cross, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father, and in His personal return in power and glory.   (Matthew 1:23; John 1:1-4 and 1:29; Acts 1:11 and 2:22-24; Romans 8:34; 1 Corinthians 15:3-4; 2 Corinthians 5:21; Philippians 2:5-11; Hebrews 1:1-4 and 4:15)

* We believe that all men everywhere are lost and face the judgment of God, that Jesus Christ is the only way of salvation, and that for the salvation of lost and sinful man, repentance of sin and faith in Jesus Christ results in regeneration by the Holy Spirit. (Luke 24:46-47; John 14:6; Acts 4:12; Romans 3:23; 2 Corinthians 5:10-11; Ephesians 1:7 and 2:8-9; Titus 3:4-7)

* We believe in the present ministry of the Holy Spirit, whose indwelling enables the Christian to live a godly life.   (John 3:5-8; Acts 1:8 and 4:31; Romans 8:9; 1 Corinthians 2:14; Galatians 5:16-18; Ephesians 6:12; Colossians 2:6-10)

* We believe in the resurrection of both the saved and the lost; the saved unto the resurrection of eternal life and the lost unto the resurrection of damnation and eternal punishment.  (1 Corinthians 15:51-57; Revelation 20:11-15)

* We believe in the spiritual unity of believers in the Lord Jesus Christ and that all true believers are members of His body, the church.  (1 Corinthians 12:12, 27; Ephesians 1:22-23)

* We believe that the ministry of evangelism and discipleship is a responsibility of all followers of Jesus Christ.   (Matthew 28:18-20; Acts 1:8; Romans 10:9-15; 1 Peter 3:15)

* We believe God’s plan for human sexuality is to be expressed only within the context of marriage, that God created man and woman as unique biological persons made to complete each other.  God instituted monogamous marriage between male and female as the foundation of the family and the basic structure of human society.  For this reason, we believe that marriage is exclusively the union of one genetic male and one genetic female.   (Genesis 2:24; Matthew 19:5-6; Mark 10:6-9; Romans 1:26-27; 1 Corinthians 6:9)

* We believe that we must dedicate ourselves to prayer, to the service of our Lord, to His authority over our lives, and to the ministry of evangelism.   (Matthew 9:35-38; 22:37-39, and 28:18-20; Acts 1:8; Romans 10:9-15 and 12:20-21; Galatians 6:10; Colossians 2:6-10; 1 Peter 3:15)

* We believe that human life is sacred from conception to its natural end; and that we must have concern for the physical and spiritual needs of our fellowmen.   (Psalm 139:13; Isaiah 49:1; Jeremiah 1:5; Matthew 22:37-39; Romans 12:20-21; Galatians 6:10)

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    Location: North Wilkesboro, NC, United States
    Date Posted: Oct 25, 2021

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