Senior Coordinator, Monitoring and Evaluation–US Programs

Lexington, KY; Berea, KY, USA
negotiable Expires in 5 days



Save the Children‘s U.S. Rural Education programs help children in low-income, rural communities become kindergarten ready and achieve grade-level reading and math proficiency by third grade. We employ diverse strategies to achieve this including home visits, play groups, in-school tutoring, out-of-school time programming, summer enrichment, family engagement, community events and more. The Senior Coordinator, Monitor and Evaluation will help us collect data and analyze the data that lets us know if we’re achieving our ambitious goals for children.

What You’ll Be Doing (Essential Duties)

The Senior Coordinator will be supporting Save the Children’s Rural Education Monitoring and Evaluation Team with a broad range of tasks including:

  • Quantitative and qualitative data management and cleaning (30%)
  • Responding to data requests and creating data tables and graphs (20%)
  • Secondary data collection (esp. U.S. Census and standardized test score data) and management (20%)
  • Data review to ensure program data is being entered into databases accurately (10%)
  • Survey scanning and online survey software management (10%)
  • Other data-related and administrative tasks as assigned (10%)

Required Qualifications

  • 3-4 years’ experience managing, cleaning and analyzing data
  • High School or Technical / Vocational degree
  • Intermediate Excel skills including facility with formulas, pivot tables and filtering tools
  • Strong data visualization skills: ability to create graphs and tables that clearly communicate findings
  • Attention to detail and comfort working in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent relationship management skills, including upward management 

Preferred Qualifications

  • STATA or R programmer
  • A Bachelor Degree in a field requiring significant quantitative data analysis coursework
  • Qualitative research experience
  • High-level of proficiency in spoken and written Spanish
  • Monitoring & Evaluation experience

Why you should join the Save the Children Team…

Save the Children US offers outstanding benefits that include health, dental, vision and life insurances, pet insurance, short-term and long-term disability coverage, an Employee Assistance Program, 403(b), generous vacation, personal sick leave, family leave, parental/adoption leave, commuter benefits, dress for your day, and much more.


Click here to learn more about how Save the Children US will invest in YOU!


About Save the Children

Save the Children believes every child deserves a future. In the United States and around the world, we give children a healthy start in life, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. We do whatever it takes for children – every day and in times of crisis – transforming their lives and the future we share.


Save the Children is committed to conducting its programs and operations in a manner that is safe for the children it serves and helping protect the children with whom Save the Children is in contact. All Save the Children representatives are explicitly prohibited from engaging in any activity that may result in any kind of child abuse. In addition, it is Save the Children’s policy to create and proactively maintain an environment that aims to prevent and deter any actions and omissions, whether deliberate or inadvertent, that place children at the risk of any kind of child abuse. All our representatives are expected to conduct themselves in a manner consistent with this commitment and obligation. Any violations of this policy will be treated as a serious issue.

We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, sexual orientation, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, or status as a veteran. Save the Children complies with all applicable laws.