Monitoring Specialist

Monitoring Specialist - Vietnam Learning Activity

SoCha LLC - SoCha (a word created by combining the terms Social and Change) is an independent Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (ME&L) firm that provides bespoke solutions to social challenges. We are a veteran-owned small business, registered in the United States, and headquartered in Mauritius, which is an IT hub for Southern Hemisphere international organizations. SoCha is structured to be nimble and flexible, where we can rapidly respond to evaluative and analytical requests globally and have a well-established network across Africa and Asia. Since our inception in 2010, we have grown from a consortium of globally recognized experts who specialize in evaluating the effectiveness of development assistance, to a full-fledged ME&L services firm that specializes in advancing innovative methodologies and changing the way donors find solutions to social problems.

The Monitoring Specialist role provides Monitoring, Evaluation and Verification services for a United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded project based in Hanoi.

Position Description

SoCha LLC is seeking a full-time Monitoring Specialist to support the Monitoring and Evaluation Director in conducting monitoring tasks. The Monitoring Specialist position is full-time, based in Hanoi, for the duration of the project.

**Please Note: This is a local position. Only Vietnamese citizens will be eligible to apply.* *


  • Contribute as requested to drafting and reviewing of monitoring protocol, data collection instruments, monitoring plans, and data flow systems .
  • Conduct and plan trainings on monitoring to meet USAID standards.
  • Oversee the overall monitoring approach including organization of calendar s /travel/meetings; management of training sessions, and other events; presentations of monitoring data findings and conclusions; analysis of data with input from team members ; and drafting, monitoring report s and presentations .
  • Ensure that all expected tasks and deliverables are achieved on time and of high quality.


  • Minimum of a Master’s degree, with at least five years of professional experience coordinating evaluation activities .
  • Must have knowledge of monitoring and data systems, experience with USAID preferred.
  • Must have exceptional organizational, analytical, writing, and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated deep knowledge of monitoring methods and their practical applications.
  • Ability to organize, manage, prioritize, and follow through on multiple tasks in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.
  • Proven capacity to take initiative and willingness to learn new skills as needed.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Word and Excel.
  • Familiarity with databases a plus.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of USAID’s Monitoring Policy.
  • Fluency in English required.

How to Apply:

To lodge an application, please lodge CV via the following link:

Applications close Wednesday, 27 February, 2020.

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Thu, 2020-02-27