Impact and Learning Officer, Glasgow

Mary’s Meals is a fast-growing international charity, currently providing 1,230,171 hungry and impoverished children across four continents with a daily school meal.

It gets you out of bed in the morning and pays the bills, but are you looking for much more from your job?

Mary’s Meals is a fast-growing international charity, currently providing more than one million hungry and impoverished children in 15 countries with a nutritious meal every school day.

As Impact and Learning Officer, you will be responsible for leading on data analysis to support the implementation of Mary’s Meals Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Strategy. You’ll be joining a newly created and growing directorate and will also support the coordination of research to promote and support an organisational culture of learning and an enhanced understanding of the impact of Mary’s Meals’ work, collating research findings and delivering training to build the capacity of global MEL staff.

It is essential that you have at least two years post-graduating work experience or post-graduate research experience, ideally in a Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning capacity.  You will be numerate, with strong analytical skills, and you must be able to commit to regular travel to visit our overseas programmes.

In addition, you will have experience of designing and coordinating research projects and the ability to work on a several projects simultaneously.  We are also looking for candidates with experience of delivering training and developing training materials and building staff capacity, as well as cultural sensitivity and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of people in different countries and settings.

If you would like to make a difference to the lives of thousands of children across the world, we’d love to hear from you.   We are looking for an exceptional candidate who has experience of leading an implementation team and who can operate at all levels to get the job done. 

By contributing to the work of Mary’s Meals, you will become part of a worldwide movement of people who will not accept that any child in this world of plenty should endure a day without a meal.

To apply, please send a tailored CV and a detailed covering letter in support of your application to: jobs.MMI@marysmeals.org

Please note that the covering letter should be no more that 2 sides of A4 paper and should summarise your relevant skills, experience and motivations for applying and working for Mary's Meals International. This forms an important part of our recruitment process and will be used as part of our selection process. 

Closing date: Sunday 25th February 2018

Interview date: Week beginning 5th March 2018

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