Contractor - Monitoring and Evaluations Research Specialist

Cote D'Ivoire



VillageReach is an NGO that develops solutions to critical health system challenges in low-resource environments, with an emphasis on strengthening the “last mile” of healthcare delivery. VillageReach combines expertise across public health, technology, and business to bring life-saving innovation – new systems, programs and technologies – to scale and sustainability in the world’s most underserved communities. VillageReach is headquartered in the US, in Seattle, WA with offices located in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Malawi and Mozambique and in Cote d’Ivoire



VillageReach is searching for a qualified individual to fill the position of Monitoring, Evaluation and Research (MERS) Specialist for its Cote d’Ivoire Office. The MERS will be responsible for the design, development, implementation of the Country M&E strategy and frameworks, which include developing, performance-monitoring plans, systems monitoring and conducting evaluations and research. Working in collaboration with Côte d’Ivoire and Seattle-based staff, the MER will contribute to the development of VillageReach’s mHealth program which aims at leveraging mobile technology for improved health outcomes. Preference will be given to Ivorian nationals or non Ivorian nationals who have permission to work in Cote d'Ivoire.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties, responsibilities, and activities may change or be assigned at any time.

Other Responsibilities


The following competencies reflect both what is expected of all VillageReach employees and of an individual in this specific role..


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This position has no supervisory responsibilities

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Other Qualifications:

Environment and Physical Demands

The MERS will work in Cote d’Ivoire Office on a full time basis.


This is an immediate hire and therefore resumes will be reviewed on a rolling basis until April 15th. To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter [plus any other desired materials] to our online portal:


VillageReach is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity. We believe that diverse, equitably weighted perspectives foster an organizational capacity to create novel solutions that improve health in the most underserved and hard-to-reach areas. To align our values, innovations and impact, VillageReach is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse global workforce.

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