Monitoring and Evaluation Intern - Organizational Management Dashboard

Crossroads has embarked on developing a management dashboard to improve the management of the organizational M&E and information system. This internship position is to build on the work done by another intern and finalize the organizational management dashboard. The opportunity will help build his or her M&E and management dashboard development skills through exposure to a variety of M&E activities.

The incumbent for this internship will need to demonstrate excellent English and French writing skills, very familiar and interest with M&E, management dashboard development and ITC4D, proven research capabilities and attention to detail.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Familiarize him or herself with the existing work and the M&E tools and procedures at Crossroads International
  • Development indicators sheets
  • Designing and creating surveys and questionnaires,
  • Analyzing and interpreting results
  • Documenting the process, the good practices and lessons learned while developing the Dashboard,
  • Support the M&E officer and the staff in other ways,
  • Advise Crossroads on improving the M&E system

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience and interest in M&E, information management and ICT4D
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel
  • Fluency in English and or French with excellent writing skills
  • Familiar with performance measurement indicators development and measurement (asset)
  • Knowledge and interest in international development, as well as experience working in a non-profit environment (asset)

Location: 3000 Omer-Lavallée, Montréal, QC H3J 1N4

Starting date: November 2017

Duration: 3 or 4 months, full-time or part-time with the possibility of doing some distance work

Salary:  Unpaid

Apply with a CV, writing sample (English and French) and cover letter to the monitoring and evaluation officer at Crossroads International, at by November 3rd, 2017.

About Crossroads International

Crossroads International is a leader in international cooperation and has been fighting inequality for almost 60 years. We do this by bringing people together for a common cause, to create lasting solutions to overcome poverty and advance women’s rights. Crossroads works in some of the world’s poorest nations in Sub-Saharan Africa and South America. We work with local partner organizations to create decent jobs and to empower women to become leaders and live free from violence.  Every year, we engage experienced volunteers in this work, who apply their expertise to increase the capacity of local organizations. Since the first volunteer served overseas in 1958, more than 9,000 people from Canada and the countries where we work have volunteered with Crossroads International.  With the support of donors, volunteers and local partners, we develop co-operatives and collective enterprises that generate income and advance the autonomy of youth, women and the rural poor. We pilot innovative approaches to reducing violence against women and girls and advancing women’s rights. Together we are leveraging knowledge, expertise and dollars to create a more just and equitable world.

Crossroads is a registered charity supported by Global Affairs Canada (GAC), other government and non-government funders, and many individual donors around the world.

Crossroads International is committed to principles and values of access and equity. Candidates from diverse groups are encouraged to apply.  All applicants must be eligible to work in Canada. We thank all applicants in advance, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.



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