MEAL Officer-Ghazni

February 27, 2024
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Job Description

About New Way Social and Development Organization:

New Way Social & Development Organization is a reputable development, advocacy, and humanitarian organization established in 2011 and registered with the Ministry of Economy, Government of Afghanistan. Headquartered in Kabul, with programming hubs across the north and northeastern provinces, the organization is dedicated to empowering vulnerable and marginalized communities affected by the impacts of war, natural calamities, poverty, and injustice. Embracing integrated development principles, the organization focuses on socio-economic, cultural, and good governance initiatives, with a core strategy of community empowerment.

Job Description:

As the Monitoring Evaluation Accountability and Learning (MEAL) Officer, you will play a pivotal role in leading and coordinating the strategic technical and operational planning and implementation of all MEAL processes and activities. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring effective monitoring and performance management to achieve agreed-upon program activity targets.
  • Overseeing data collection, compilation, analysis, and timely reporting in accordance with the M&E Plan.
  • Preparing insightful reports on project innovations, findings, and lessons learned.
  • Assisting the MEAL Manager in conducting regular project reviews and contributing to the facilitation process.
  • Monitoring and evaluating overall progress on the achievement of project results.
  • Leading the development of relevant and high-quality data collection tools for quantitative and qualitative research related to project components.
  • Collaborating with the MEAL Manager to track and register complaints/feedback from project beneficiaries.
  • Supporting the revision of the project log frame matrix and contributing to the development of the project Performance Monitoring Plan.
  • Conducting field-based needs assessments, gap analyses, risk, and vulnerability assessments.

Job Requirements:

  • We are seeking a candidate with the following qualifications:
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in local languages and English.
  • Bachelor’s/master’s degree in business administration or a related field.
  • Recognized M&E certificate is an asset.
  • 2 to 3 years of relevant working experience.
  • Full knowledge of cultural and religious sensitivities and values.
  • Compliance with organizational rules and regulations, including anti-harassment policy.
  • Strong computer skills, particularly in MS Word and MS PowerPoint.
  • Ability to work under pressure.


New Way Social & Development Organization is committed to preventing abuse and exploitation. We adhere to a zero-tolerance approach and expect all representatives to follow our PSEA Code of Conduct and Child Safeguarding policies.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

We are an equal opportunity employer, providing employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship, or physical or mental handicap.

Submission Guideline:

Applicants are required to submit their Cover Letter and CVs (in one file) to by the closing date. Please mention the position title and vacancy number in the subject of your email (e.g., MEAL Officer–NSDO-35-2023).


Applications with insufficient, incomplete, and inconsistent information will not be considered.

We appreciate all applicants’ interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the written test and interview.

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