JOB AT Inkomoko Entrepreneur Development : M&E Director : ( Deadline : 10 April 2019 )

JOB AT Inkomoko Entrepreneur Development : M&E Director : ( Deadline : 10 April 2019 )


JOB AT Inkomoko Entrepreneur Development : M&E Director : ( Deadline : 10 April 2019 )



M&E Director


Kigali, Rwanda


POSITION: Monitoring & Evaluation Director


LOCATION: Kigali, Rwanda




Inkomoko Business Development is a consulting and training firm that works with entrepreneurs in Rwanda to provide them growth planning, technology tools, accounting, and financial support, including direct affordable debt investment. Founded in 2012, Inkomoko is a mission-driven organization that seeks both social impact and financial sustainability, as the Rwandan affiliate of African Entrepreneur Collective. Inkomoko’s goal is to support entrepreneurs to create jobs by providing them skills, networks, and access to finance needed to create jobs.





The M&L Director is a new position that will report directly to Management for a highly strategic role. This Director will manage the M&E team to develop new programmatic and client insights, help directors incorporate those learnings into our offering, and share learning across the organization.

Specific responsibilities include:

Monitoring & Evaluation (40% time)

Manage M&E team to develop insight into the program impact and results (surveys, focus groups)

Manage data systems in Odoo, CommCare, and other company technologies

Ensure data collection practices and policies are ethical and meet standards of working with vulnerable populations

Learning (30% time)

Develop and test a hypothesis about our theory of change in existing and new programs/locations

Identify research questions to answer on our product and program

Share learning across departments so staff can incorporate feedback

Report to senior leadership and Board on trends

Prepare reports to funders and other external stakeholders, including government partners

Partner with the Communications Manager to highlight notable successes and trends

Organizational Management (20% time)

Manage M&E team of 3 staff to develop insight into the impact of our program

Serve as part of the leadership team

Work with other directors to develop MEL plans for new programs

Analyze internal company data to improve data-driven decisions

Project management and budgeting to achieve outcomes







The MEL Director will be a seasoned leader who has strong previous experiences in M&E. Successful candidates will demonstrate:

Rwandan citizenship required

Kinyarwanda and English required

Proven track record of leadership, including significant roles in team development and growth

Experience in M&E and reporting to funders and government stakeholders

The excellent writer to share learnings

Technical skills in data analysis (CommCare, Odoo, and Stata preferred)

Creative researcher’s mindset and tenacious problem solver

Ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple deadlines – must be strategic and operational

Passionate commitment to the mission and objectives of the company and Rwanda’s growth strategies

8+ years of work experience in relevant or applicable field

Advanced degree preferred






Inkomoko’s core beliefs and values enable us to achieve our vision and mission. Our employees embody the key tenants of the company’s culture. All candidates must demonstrate our core values:

Purpose: be solutions-oriented and produce high-quality work and be a global leader.

Achievement: push yourself to reach beyond what you think is possible.

Improvement: Be humble and committed to continuous learning and growing. Improve through giving and receiving open and accurate feedback

Bravery: willing to take risks and create a safe space for others to take risks. Be compassionate and inclusive.

Turikumwe (We are together): Take time to appreciate colleagues, celebrate success, and hold each other up in hard times. We eat goat.






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