Analyst – Monitoring & Evaluation

2 - 5 Years
Hyderabad

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES

Support M&E focal points and project manage the migration of M&E functions to MEASURE.
Understand the M&E requirements of various projects and programs, and work very closely with the technology developers to translate the same into specifications for MAESURE platform.
Liaise with various project teams to ensure quality data is collected in a timely manner.
Identify critical open and large data sources across the globe that relates to agriculture, nutrition and environment.
Critically analyze and integrate the key data points into the MEASURE platform.
Use different analytical methods to provide actionable insights from the data collected across the projects.
Train different teams in using the MEASURE and mobile-based data collection.
Should positively influence the culture of digital M&E system amongst the project teams.
Contribute to and support the development of other tools with the DAY team.
Essential Critera

Masters degree in Agriculture Economics or related field with about two years experience or Bachelors degree in Agronomy, Horticulture or Crop Science related field with three to five years relevant experience required.
Background in agricultural field research and evaluation.
Ability to analyze, summarize and visualize complex data and metrics.
Intermediate to advanced experience in using data analytical tools like R, Tableau, PowerBI and able to handle Excel spreadsheets with ease.
Excellent written and oral communications skills in English.
DESIRABLE SKILLS

Practical knowledge of and experience with data capture/entry, particularly with a digital application like ODK.
Understanding of database design and structures will be an asset.
Ability to follow deadlines, accuracy and attention to detail.
Experience in writing project success stories, lessons learned and best practices
Ability to work under tight timelines
Should be able to travel frequently to project locations within India and Africa

General:

This is a Locally Recruited Staff (LRS) position for three years renewable based on the performance of the incumbent and the institutes continuing need for the position.

How to apply:

Applicants should apply on or before 11-July-2019, with latest Curriculum Vitae, and the names and contact information of three references that are knowledgeable about your professional qualifications and work experience. All applications will be acknowledged. However, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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ICRISAT is an equal opportunity employer

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Agriculture / Dairy

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Company Profile

INTERNATIONAL CROPS RESEARCH INSTITUTE FOR THE SEM I ARID TROPICS (ICRISAT)

ICRISAT seeks application for the position of Analyst – Monitoring & Evaluation under Digital Agriculture and youth. This position will report to Senior Manager – Digital Agriculture (M&E & Tools) and will be based at ICRISAT- Patancheru, Telangana.

ICRISAT is a non-profit, non-political organization that conducts agricultural research for development in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa with a wide array of partners throughout the world. ICRISAT and its partners help empower those living in the semi-arid tropics, especially smallholder farmers, to overcome poverty, hunger, malnutrition and a degraded environment through more efficient and profitable agriculture.

ICRISAT is headquartered in Patancheru near Hyderabad, India, with two regional hubs and five country offices in sub-Saharan Africa. ICRISAT, established in 1972, is a member of the CGIAR Consortium. For more details, see www.icrisat.org.
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