Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning Officer (Sievierodonetsk). Deadline: 18 January

Currently ASB Country Office in Ukraine is looking for an experienced Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning Officer, who will support MEAL team at ASB field office during implementation of the multisectoral humanitarian project in the 5-kilometer zone along the ‘contact line’ (government-controlled areas of Luhansk and Donetsk oblasts). The project supports the conflict-affected populations with food, hygiene and winterization assistance as well as with psychosocial support.

MEAL Officer will be based in Sievierodonetsk, with regular trips to the project area. MEAL Officer reports to MEAL and Area Coordinator, based in Sievierodonetsk.

Duration: initial contract until 13 June 2021, with the possibility of extension

Start: 25 January 2021  

Location: Sievierodonetsk, Luhansk oblast, Ukraine

Vacancy: National position

Salary: ASB offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience

Key responsibilities include:

  • participate in needs assessment, beneficiary selection and verification
  • co-lead data collection (focus group discussions, key informant interviews, surveys, etc.)
  • provide SADD for 5W reports on the implemented project activities
  • provide accurate MEAL data for project proposals, reports to donors, etc.
  • participate in preparation of M&E and PDM reports
  • implement MEAL plans, logical frameworks, and evaluations
  • implement mobile data collection systems (transfer surveys to KoBo)
  • organize and conduct monitoring and evaluation activities in the field
  • support the MEAL and Area Coordinator in managing and supervising the team of data collectors in the field
  • provide on-the-job trainings for ASB staff and workshops for partners
  • perform other duties as requested

Key Requirements


  • University Degree in Social Sciences, Economics, Statistics or related field


  • Minimum two years of relevant experience, preferably in an international humanitarian NGO
  • Demonstrated experience in qualitative, quantitative and participatory M&E methods
  • Proven experience in managing the databases
  • Experience in the field of food security and cash programming is desirable


  • Understanding of humanitarian principles (Core Humanitarian Standards, Sphere Minimum Standards, etc.)
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Fluency in Ukrainian and Russian
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel functions (including formulas and creating graphs from data sets)
  • Knowledge on data management software and practical experience of designing surveys using this software (KoBo, etc.)

Personal characteristics

  • Attentiveness to detail
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • High level of self-discipline and responsibility
  • High level of integrity
  • Neutrality
  • Stress resistance
  • Ability and willingness to travel as required

ASB is an equal opportunities employer.

Qualified applicants should send the following documents:

  • Letter of Motivation, specifically addressing the above job description and indicating your net salary expectations (max. 2 pages)
  • CV (max. 2 pages)
  • Full contact details of two referees

Please send application materials as one single document via email to:

Subject line: “MEAL Officer

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Closing date: 18.01.2021