More than 25 years experience in Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) of the development programs under health and agriculture sectors in Bangladesh supported by international development agencies, donors, bilateral agencies and local government. Have strong management, leadership, team building and interpersonal communication skills in designing, establishing, operating, and maintaining MEL system of the development projects/programs.
A result oriented MEL Specialist with the varied mix of technical and operational skills; has track records in preparing monitoring, evaluation and learning plans, data collection guidelines (for routine and survey), data collection tools, data analysis matrix, and progress reports.
An efficient Data Quality Assessment (DQA) specialist has practical experiences in conducting DQAs of the development projects; has demonstrated skills in analyzing data quality issues according to the data quality standards and providing recommendations for improvement.
Have a long experience in project evaluation as a contract manager as well as an evaluator. As a contract manager, played a vital role in preparing the bidding documents such as Scope of Work (SOW), Expression of Interest (EOI), Request for Proposal (RFP), evaluation criteria, and award of the contract, etc. As an evaluator, involved in preparing study design and data collection tools (qualitative and quantitative), recruitment and training of data collectors, managing field data collection and data entry, data analysis, report writing and sharing findings with the stakeholders.
Trained in computer science and hold proven experiences in assessing information needs, and designing, establishing, operating and maintaining the Management Information System (MIS) for managing, analyzing and reporting on the performance indicators.
A professional trainer/facilitator - experienced in training of MEL staff from grass root to top level with a range of responsibilities such as training needs assessment, designing of training curriculum, development of training materials, facilitating training sessions, and assessment of training impacts.
Experienced in writing policy document and project proposal. Revising as well as preparing the development project proposals using log frame and result framework approaches. As a team member worked for reviewing as well as formulating policies in agriculture and skill development sectors in Bangladesh.
Have a practical experience in publishing in-house newsletters and research briefs as a sub-editor and editor. Also expert in producing annotated bibliographies of research studies and the directories of the experts, and organizations.
Worked in different ministries, departments/directorates and the Planning Commission of the Government of Bangladesh, and conversant in government rules and procedures in project management, procurement, financial management, and audit.
An excellent team player, working with diversified professional teams having multicultural and multilingual representation. Also experienced as a focal point in inter-agency coordination and collaboration and represented own organizations in national and international events