Consultants and Individual Contractors

Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Consultant

Job Description



JOSA is looking for a skilled Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) Consultant who are interested in Digital Rights.

The project works towards enhancing the digital rights infrastructure to promote internet freedom in the region with specific focus on Jordan, through increasing the level of digital rights knowledge and awareness among Internet users, improving governmental policies and strategies, increasing capacities of identifying and preventing digital risks and threats, and strengthening ability among technical and non-technical digital rights' community for a better contribute to digital rights.


Tasks in this position will include:

  • Responsible to develop a MEL plan within the first three months of the project life aligned with the approved logframe and monitoring activities.

  • Responsible for monitoring activities (monitoring tools, implementation of monitoring tools, monitoring activities reporting).

  • Responsible for an internal yearly learning event that captures status of implementation, challenges, successes, lesson learnt, targets, and corrective actions should be taken in order to pull off project outcomes and objectives.

  • Support programme team in donor annual reporting.

  • Support in the recruitment process of a third party to carry out an independent end of project evaluation (EPE) that would assess the performance of the project.



  • Passionate about JOSA’s mission and values.

  • Bachelor’s degree in social sciences or a related field, or equivalent, with 5-6 years of experience in monitoring and evaluation required.

  • Previous experience in Digital Rights projects is preferable.

  • Experience in data collection and data processing, and social media data collection and processing.

  • Experience in development of assessment tools.

  • Ability to plan and organize events, trainings, and activities

  • Must be able to work within a cross-cultural setting and negotiate diplomatically.

  • Must be able to communicate fluently in English, both written and verbal.

  • Detail-oriented and organized.

  • Good report writing skills.

  • Preferably, a JOSA member or a member/volunteer of any open source community.

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines.




About JOSA

The Jordan Open Source Association (JOSA) is a non-profit organization based in Amman, Jordan.

JOSA’s mission is to promote open source principles for the good of Jordanian society. We believe that information that is non-personal – whether it’s software code, hardware design blueprints, data, network protocols and architecture, content – should be free for everyone to view, use, share, and modify. Our belief also holds that information that is personal should be protected within legal and technological frameworks. Access to the modern Web should likewise remain open.


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JOSA is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and don’t discriminate on the basis of race, color, marital status, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, or disability status.



How to apply

To apply, please send an email to jobs [at] josa <dot> ngo with the subject 'MEL Consultant', in the email, please include:

  • A resume/CV.
  • A cover letter, stating why you are a good fit for this position and why you would like to join JOSA.
  • A statement confirming you have read and understand the privacy policy for JOSA.
  • Optionally, if referred by a current JOSA employee or member, please tell us who.

Publish Date

Monday, 9 January 2023


Amman, Jordan


Consultants and Individual Contractors


Jan 2023 - Dec 2026


Program Management