Job Vacancy: Programme Officer with Vita (maternity cover)

Vita is an international NGO working in food, nutrition and energy security in Ethiopia and Eritrea (

We are seeking a suitably qualified individual to cover as Programme Officer as part of their small Dublin team for an eleven-month contract.


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in international development roles
  • Strong experience in M&E and programme cycle management
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Overseas experience with an international NGO
  • Proven ability of working in teams

Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating programme monitoring, evaluation and learning using a results-based management approach
  • Managing all technical documentation, M&E and reporting for a multiyear Irish Aid programme
  • Managing reporting linkages between country programmes and Dublin
  • Coordination and management of proposal development, and reporting to donors
  • Supporting Vita ongoing initiatives (Green Impact Fund and International Potato Coalition)
  • Representing Vita at various fora, and meetings of peers and partners in Ireland, including participation in active working groups related to Vita’s core programme themes.

Interested applicants should send a c.v. and cover letter to

Closing date 2nd January 2018 to commence in February 2018.