Consultant (Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation)

  • Post
Consultant   (Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation) Post- 1
  •  Consolidated Remuneration
Rs. 60,000/ CTC per month.
  • Essential Qualification
  • PG degree/diploma in Management Computer Applications/Computer Science or B. Tech/BE in IT/Computer Engineering of PG in Science with formal training on IT/Computer with at least 55% marks.
  •  Experience
  • At least 3 years’ experience in IT/ICT Systems implementation and analysis.
  • Project management experience.
  • Extensive experience in development and implementation of web-based application and demonstrated knowledge and proficiency in M&E methodologies.
  • Excellent oral and written communication kills in English and conversant in local language.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Desirable
    • 5 years of experience in IT System implementation and analysis.
    • Experience in managing large scale technology implementation in government.
    • Experience of working with Government/ Government organizations.
    • Experience in implementation of mobile technology for community health or nutrition (m-Health) programs.
    • Knowledge of statistical software packages (e.g. SPSS, STATA, etc.)

    Knowledge of project management techniques.

  • ToR

  • Design a project plan detailing various activities to be performed along for the implementation of Information and Communication Technology enabled Real Time Monitoring (ICT-RTM) of ICDS with completion dates for the same;
  • Prepare periodic progress reports detailing tasks completed and issues/escalations/risks;
  • Assist the Nodal officer in overseeing the on-time completion of activities of the Procurement, Operations, Training, Publicity, Recruitment, etc.;
  • Coordination with the State Department of Women and Child Development/Social Welfare, SPMU team, Training institutes, State Skill Development Mission, State IT Mission and relevant Development partners for effective implementation of ICT-RTM.
  • Follow-up and facilitate necessary assistance to ensure that the Mission plan is implemented in project districts in a timely manner;
  • Facilitate dissemination of relevant guidelines, reporting formats, training manuals and other documents relevant to the Mission, developed by the NNRC-CPMU, at the state, district and sub-district level.
  • Develop a program evaluation framework to identify areas for improvement;
  • Ensure data for indicators on implementation within the results monitoring framework of the project is updated every six months and made available to MWCD;
  • Support documentation and dissemination of best practices on ICT-RTM in the Mission and facilitate cross learning on the same across districts;
  • Support the Director and Joint Project Coordinators in the preparation of quarterly and annual progress reports;
  • Develop Processes for the smooth functioning of ICT-RTM, like, transfer of devices in case AWWs quit/new AWWs join etc.
  • Assist the Director in obtaining necessary approvals, inputs and feedback on implementation monitoring and evaluation of related activities.
  • Periodically share progress reports detailing tasks completed and issues/escalations/risks related to the implementation of ICT-RTM with relevant counterparts at the MWCD and collate and provide relevant information as and when required by the MWCD.
  • Monitor and liaison with the State, District and block Helpdesk to ensure technical support issues are addressed satisfactorily and promptly and that issues are being properly triaged.
  • Guide and support State, District and Block level officials in the usage of ICT-RTM in a timely manner, with quality,
  • Any other activity, identified by the Director in – charge of Mission as relevant to the Mission.