M&E Officer_International Intern



Job vacancy announcement

Job Title:

M&E Officer_International Intern

Salary Grade:

1500 (Stipend 1000 + Housing allowance 500) USD

Number of positions:



Yangon, Myanmar

Report to:

Technical Lead Public Health

Duration of contract:

One year with possibility of extension up to 3 years

Closing Date:

14th June 2020

HelpAge International is the secretariat to a global network of more than 140 organizations across 80 countries promoting the right of all older people to lead dignified, healthy and secure lives.


HelpAge established its office in Yangon, Myanmar in 2008 following the devastating Cyclone Nargis. Today, we are focused on improving the health and wellbeing of older people in Myanmar through expanding social protection, boosting livelihoods and access to services through community groups and improving healthcare, particularly tackling non-communicable diseases.



Specific tasks:




The Monitoring and Evaluation Intern will support the development and evolution of organizational performance management framework as well as specific program M&E needs to ensure the quality, and effectiveness of program implementation. The intern will provide assistance to the program staff in developing performance monitoring plans and results frameworks during program design and implementation, creating M&E system, processes and tools, contributing to measuring, analyzing, and reporting results. The opportunity will help build his or her program performance measurement skills through exposure to a variety program and business development activities.



Tasks include but are not limited to:

Monitoring and Evaluation


  • Assist in the management of the M&E collaboration and to share tools and best practices amongst organisational staff and donors.
  • Assist in the development and revision of tools for data collection, work with projects to adapt tools to ensure proper data disaggregation. 
  • Assist with program data input. 
  • Assist in data analysis as needed. 
  • Other research and/or operational assistance, as needed and available. 
  • Support in the review and checking of QI data generated being in line with the M&E reporting requirements.
  •  Support the analysis of data in line with the M&E framework.

    Knowledge Management


  • Copy-edit communications and KM materials submitted for review by field staff and make recommendations on formatting and branding. 
  • Conduct regular reviews of project documentation plans and communication pipelines and follow up on pending and passed deadlines. 
  • To synthesize/repackage existing content into new and accessible formats. 
  • Assist in the collection of project updates to share within the division and across the organisation.

Data Base Management

  • Identify, collect, and clean historical public health, community development and livelihoods data, according to the needs of the sectoral advisors and senior management team.
  • Maintain electronic copies of all data collected in a well-organized and logical structure, as directed by the Data Management Specialist.
  • Work with the Data Management Specialists to clean and process raw data files, reconcile missing metadata, and prepare the data for uploads.
  • Assist the Data Management Specialist and sectoral advisors to provide guidance and training on the use of the various databases.
  • Support the Data Management Specialists in liaising with project staff and partner organizations in data archive issues.



The post holder may be asked to undertake additional tasks, commensurate with status, after consultation and the provision of necessary support and training as appropriate.


Person specification



  • Postgraduate in public health/international relations or related filed.
  • Demonstrable interest in international development work in M&E and knowledge management
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Data analysis and interpretation skills in both qualitative and quantitative data.
  • Able to multitask and meet critical deadlines
  • Methodological and reliable
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in statistical analysis software like SPSS/STATA
  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment



  • Experience in taking part or working on a donor supported research project












We highly encourage women and people from minority backgrounds to apply.


Application Process


You are invited to submit an Application package which include

  1. A Cover Letter outlining about how your experience and competence meet by requirements
  2. A CV outlining relevant experience
  3. Qualification Certificate Scan
  4. 3 Referees including current or most employer


by email to hr.recruitment@helpagemyanmar.org or to Admin & HR Department HelpAge International, No.5 (Shwe Gandawin Villa), Zizawar Street, Parami Avenue, 8 Ward, Yankin Township, Yangon with subject line : “Your Applied Position”



Candidates are encouraged to submit their applications early, and Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be called for interview.


Our Values

At HelpAge International we work hard to achieve our goals together as a team with a clear shared purpose. Our values inform how we work together:


We respect people, value diversity and are committed to equality.


We value and recognize the contribution of our staff and network members, as we put older people at the center of everything we do.


We work alongside network members and others to increase reach, influence and impact. We are committed to a culture of collaboration and building positive relationships.


We are passionate about learning, accountable and work together to find creative solutions.


Everyone who works at HelpAge share our values and are committed to behaviours that demonstrate and support them.


Everyone has a role in creating and sustaining a safe and respectful working environment, where no one comes to any harm or is maltreated. At HelpAge we take our responsibilities very seriously and will take action against wrongdoing. We will do everything we can to ensure that we do not engage people that pose a safeguarding risk and will undertake criminal record checks as required.

Equal Opportunities

HelpAge International is committed to creating an inclusive working environment, promoting and providing equal opportunities and respecting diversity in employment. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals regardless of their age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. We encourage and facilitate a flexible working environment.


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