Social Solutions International, Inc. (Social Solutions) is a Hispanic and woman-owned business emphasizing quality research and evaluation, training and technical assistance, and institutional support services. We are a mission-driven organization that believes that superior science can improve the world. Social Solutions is dedicated to the creation of social and health solutions to improve the welfare of underserved populations worldwide.
We are hiring a Monitoring, Evaluation, & Learning (MEL) Manager to be part of a dynamic team of professionals implementing the 5-year Pacific American Fund project working across 12 Pacific Islands and funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The MEL Manager will be responsible for design, management, and implementation of all aspects of program’s MEL plan and systems and also provide oversight, support, and capacity building for the MEL plans and systems of Pacific American Fund grant recipients. The MEL Manager will report to the project’s Chief of Party and work in collaboration with other Social Solutions MEL-focused staff.
The Pacific American Fund is a grant-making facility being managed and implemented by Social Solutions under contract with USAID. The Fund provides and monitors grants to civil society organizations (CSOs), non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and other eligible entities addressing a wide range of development challenges across the Pacific region. Administration of the Pacific American Fund entails preparing and issuing solicitations, reviewing proposals, awarding grants, monitoring and evaluating grant performance, monitoring and auditing financial reports, ensuring due diligence and compliance with USAID rules and regulations, closing out grants, and reporting to USAID. The Pacific American Fund team provides organizational capacity-building to local sub-grantees to ensure proper stewardship of USG funding and improved organizational and financial management of local partners.
Preferred location is Fiji but other locations in the region may be considered.
The primary responsibilities of the MEL Manager include:
Social Solutions International offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. Please submit your resume online at www.social solutions.biz.
Social Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.