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Senior Coordinator, Monitoring and Evaluation

Lexington, KY, USA
Full-time

Save the Children‘s U.S. Rural Education programs help children in low-income, rural communities become kindergarten ready and achieve grade-level reading and math proficiency by third grade. We employ diverse strategies to achieve this including home visits, play groups, in-school tutoring, out-of-school time programming, summer enrichment, family engagement, community events and more. The Senior Coordinator, Monitor and Evaluation will help us collect data and analyze the data that lets us know if we’re achieving our ambitious goals for children.

Areas of Responsibility: 

The Senior Coordinator will be supporting Save the Children’s Rural Education Monitoring and Evaluation Team with a broad range of tasks including:

  • Quantitative and qualitative data management and cleaning (30%)
  • Responding to data requests and creating data tables and graphs (20%)
  • Secondary data collection (esp. U.S. Census and standardized test score data) and management (20%)
  • Data review to ensure program data is being entered into databases accurately (10%)
  • Survey scanning and online survey software management (10%)
  • Other data-related and administrative tasks as assigned (10%)
Educational Background: 
High School or Technical / Vocational degree
Skills/Experience: 
  • 3-4 years’ experience managing, cleaning and analyzing data
  • Intermediate Excel skills including facility with formulas, pivot tables and filtering tools
  • Strong data visualization skills: ability to create graphs and tables that clearly communicate findings
  • Attention to detail and comfort working in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent relationship management skills, including upward management 

Preferred Qualifications

  • STATA or R programmer
  • A Bachelor Degree in a field requiring significant quantitative data analysis coursework
  • Qualitative research experience
  • High-level of proficiency in spoken and written Spanish
  • Monitoring & Evaluation experience

Organization Info

Save the Children US

Overview
Headquarters: 
Fairfield, CT, United States
Annual Budget : 
More than $500M
Founded: 
1964
About Us
Mission: 

Save the Children is the world's leading independent organization for children in need, with programs in nearly 120 countries, including the United States. We aim to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to create immediate and lasting change in their lives by improving their health, education and economic opportunities. in times of acute crisis, we mobilize rapid assistance to help children recover from the effects of war, conflict and natural disasters. Save the Children is a member of the International Save the Children Alliance, a global network of 30 independent Save the Children organizations working to ensure the well-being and protection of children in more than 120 countries.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Nov 24 2019
Active Until: 
Dec 24 2019
Hiring Organization: 
Save the Children US
industry: 
Nonprofit