Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist 1

Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist

Mitchell Group, Inc.


The Mitchell Group, Inc. (TMG) is recruiting a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist for the anticipated Learning to Perform award for the USAID Mission in Malawi. The M&E Specialist will support a range of activities related to performance monitoring, evaluations, assessments, and other analytical activities. The position is full-time, based in Lilongwe, and contingent on funding. Citizens of Malawi are encouraged to apply.


  • Provide technical assistance to Mission technical teams and implementing partners in the development, review, or revision of their MEL frameworks;
  • Conduct or support data quality assessments;
  • Provide technical support to the design of data collection instruments;
  • Support the collection, cleaning, coding, and analyzing of data for evaluations, assessments, and other analytical activities;
  • Collaborate with other project staff to package M&E findings for use in learning events and capacity building initiatives;
  • Facilitate MEL trainings for Mission staff, IPs, and other partners; and
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Minimum requirements

  • At least five years of experience working in M&E, preferably on USAID or other donor-funded awards in Malawi;
  • Professional experience in at least one of the following thematic areas: public sector governance and accountability, positive youth development, private sector engagement, and gender and social inclusion;
  • Demonstrated familiarity with ADS 201; and
  • University degree in a related field.

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience working for USAID or on a USAID-funded award; and
  • Familiarity with quantitative and qualitative analytical software packages.

How to Apply:

Required Application Materials:

  1. CV in English
  2. 1420 Biodata form (dated & signed)
  3. Three (3) professional references

Please send relevant CV/resumes, 1420 Biodata form, and application materials to The 1420 Biodata form can be found here: In the subject line, please indicate “USAID/Malawi MELS DCOP / (Last Name)”. CV/resumes will be reviewed as they are received, early application is encouraged. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.