September 19, 2023

Last Date of Receipt of Applications:  September 24, 2023

Position Code :           IIPHD-MOEE-1002

Position Title                      :        Monitoring & Evaluation Expert

Location                              :        PHFI 

No. of Positions                :        1

  Duration of Position         :        1 Year or co-terminus with the project, whichever is earlier       

Brief on the Organization:

The Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) is working towards building a healthier India. It is helping to address the limited institutional and systems capacity in India by strengthening education and training, advancing research and technology and facilitating policy and practice in the area of Public Health.  PHFI is headquartered in New Delhi with national presence through its constituent units of regional Indian Institutes of Public Health (IIPHs) and Centers of Applied Research in core public health themes. The Foundation, established in 2006 as a public private initiative, is governed by an independent board comprising of senior government officials, eminent Indian and International academic and leaders, civil society representatives and corporate leaders. For more information, please visit the website www.phfi.org.

Project Brief:

PHFI has been selected by the MOHFW to provide technical services as Independent Verification Agency (IVA)   for “India’s Enhanced Health Service Delivery Program (EHSDP)” and “Transforming India’s Public Health Systems for Pandemic Preparedness Program” (PHSPP) under World Bank support.  “DLIs are selected targets to measure progress in outputs and outcome of the program and are predefined and agreed on by the Bank and the Government of India.  The achievement of the target is required to trigger payment from the Bank to MOHFW. PHFI will serve as the IVA for five years. PHFI‘s role would be to carry out independent verification of achievement of each Disbursement Linked Indicator reported by MOHFW for each disbursement claim under the program using the verification protocol to corroborate the stated facts in the DLI Claim Letter issued by MOHFW   as the starting point for the verification according to a schedule to be agreed with MOHFW and the World Bank and thereby confirming whether the target has been met or not. MOHFW would aid PHFI in ensuring that the relevant departments will fully cooperate and provide all the necessary information and access to data to the team on time. PHFI will prepare and submit independent verification reports to MOHFW in a format that is mutually acceptable to both MOHFW and the Bank. The start date of the project is 1st  June, 2023. This position is based at National level.  S/he will report to the Team Lead.  The position will require travel within the country as per need.


•    Work closely with the Team Lead and other team members in providing technical guidance and support on the DLIs verification
•    Assist in developing the methodology, tools development, development of detailed annual verification plans, data collection, analysis and reports
•    Obtain periodic data from MoHFW, NHSRC, states and other sources for verification of the DLIs 
•   Provide technical leadership and support in the preparation of implementation plans for overall M & E requirements.
•    Works in close collaboration with the team lead and other key experts in analyzing and evaluating the field data of each DLI.
•    Provide inputs to the Thematic lead on sample size selection and sampling procedure for DLI verification and indicators.
•    Design and devise the formats for data collection of each indicator in coordination with the key experts.                                                                                                                                            
•    Provide oversight for and coordinate field-level data collection activities
•    Capacity development and knowledge facilitation to the Data Expert/analyst and Data collectors on necessary monitoring and evaluation tools.
•    Monitoring and quality assurance of the entire verification process                                            
•    Review and analyze the data collected.
•    Identify and flag issues in data collection and provide solutions to mitigate and resolve them.
•    Perform any other relevant task assigned by the Team Lead/Project Lead
•    Experience of working with MOHFW/at state-level with Department of Health and Family Welfare preferable in M& E activities
•    Experience in Work Plan Preparation & M&E frameworks.  
•    Support for Documentation is required
•    Report writing/Preparation of reports
•    Effective Communication skills
•    Good Interpersonal skills’
•    Ability to work in cross cultural teams
•    Ability to plan, conceptualize and organize
•    Ability to make logical decisions and ensure transparency    



Masters Degree in Social Sciences/Public Health/Demography/Statistics/Economics/Management or relevant field or equivalent experience.  


  • Strong technical skills including ability to process and analyse data using one or more statistical packages such as SPSS, Stata, EpiInfo, MS Access etc.
  • Excellent spoken and written English and Hindi skills                                                                      
  • Ability to travel



  • More than 8 years’ experience of working with donor funded project
  • Proven track record of professional, timely and high-quality consultancy assignments in the field of health sector  


  • Preference will be given if the candidate has been working in the field of Health Systems Strengthening and worked with donors funded projects. 

Please note that Annual Salary (CTC) will commensurate with available skills and fitment of the incumbent as per the selection process.

Interested and eligible candidates may send their updated CV to careers@iiphd.org and fill the application formhttps://forms.gle/PoDXQ4NUpjcoyBzB7 Please mention the exact Position Code- IIPHD-MOEE-1002 in the email subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the interview.


Last Date of Receipt of Applications:  September 24, 2023


  • Candidates are requested to refer PHFI website for position description & process for applying. Please note only those applications will be considered which are received as per instruction written on PHFI website.
  • Candidates should have an excellent academic record, good communication skills, a commitment to high quality graduate / post-graduate education.
  • Mere eligibility will not entitle any candidate for being called for interview.
  • Persons employed in Government/Semi-Government Organization or Educational Institutions in India must apply through proper channel.
  • PHFI reserves the right to fill or not to fill any or all available positions.
  • The requirements of minimum qualification and/or experience may be relaxed in the case of candidates with outstanding credentials.
  • No correspondence will be entertained from candidates regarding any delays, conduct & result of interview and reasons for not being called for interview.

PHFI reserves the sole right to alter/modify/cancel the entire selection process or the position or the vacancy or to disqualify any candidature at any stage of the selection process”.

Women are encouraged to apply!

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