FHI 360, an international NGO, is recruiting highly qualified and dynamic Nepali citizen for LINKAGES Nepal Project as Program Officer. LINKAGES Nepal is part of the global LINKAGES Project, and USAID and PEPFAR’s flagship project addressing HIV prevention, care and treatment among key populations and people living with HIV.
The consultant is expected to interview monitoring and evaluation (M&E) specialists, technical advisors, and finance personnel at implementing partners with the aim of understanding the scale, quality, reach, and cost of the specific practices that each partner is implementing. The consultant should have experience in quantitative and qualitative research methods and should have some familiarity with national family planning/reproductive health programming and indicators.
The consultant is expected to :
Work with R4S to identify the appropriate points of contact at each implementing partner for measuring scale, quality, reach, and cost.
Schedule face-to-face and/or on-line interviews with participants.
Collect the required information from participants, including through post-interview communications and data gathering.
Submit all quantitative data forms and qualitative data (including transcripts and translations, as necessary) to R4S’ headquarters team.
Provide any additional interview notes collected which can help inform the understanding of the material in the reporting templates.
Liaise with FHI 360 staff to manage stakeholder engagement and communication.
Demonstrated experience with quantitative and qualitative research methods.
Familiarity with the current provision of family planning services through public sector as well as public-private partnerships in Nepal.
Familiarity with the structure and roles of persons within the Government of Nepal, Nepal Ministry of Health and Population, and Implementing Partners’ support for family planning service provision in Nepal.
Familiarity with the Integrated Health Management Information System (IHMIS) or other digital reporting
systems for monitoring data.
Familiarity with basic accounting and/or financing systems.
Education + Experience
Prior experience with costing exercises for health services would be desirable.
Interested consultants are requested to send a cover letter, updated CV with proposed consultancy daily rates, with the title of the position applied and list of two references by April 15, 2021, at firstname.lastname@example.org