Mar 092016

Organization: Mali Health Organizing Project
Country: Mali
Closing date: 17 Apr 2016

Reports to: National Director & Executive Director

Start date and duration: March 15, 2016 with minimum of one-year commitment

Location: based in Bamako, Mali if possible

Organizational Profile: Mali Health is a grassroots 501(c)3 nonprofit, founded in 2007, that works to reduce maternal and child mortality in resource-poor communities in West Africa. To achieve this, Mali Health implements replicable programs that improve access to quality primary care at low costs, while increasing the capacity of and participation in local health systems. We envision a world where health systems can meet the basic needs of the poor and eliminate preventable death, effectively treat disease and enhance self efficacy and dignity for mothers and children.

Position Description:The Partnerships & Impact Fellow plays a critical role in supporting our operations and development teams. Primary responsibilities include writing grant reports and contributing to grant applications, supporting monitoring and evaluation efforts, and developing media to communicate program impact. Working closely with staff in the Mali and in the U.S. offices, the Fellow will assist in the management and production of high quality reports for Mali Health’s institutional and individual donors. The Fellow will gather program data from staff in the Bamako office and in the field and will collect rich media featuring beneficiaries in Mali Health’s partner communities. S/he will draw on these resources to write and edit structured reports for our grantors and more free-form reports for our public supporters, collaborating with program coordinators to ensure timely completion of these reports to meet all deadlines.

Position responsibilities:


  • Gather regular media covering program activities, including photos, videos, and testimonials from program beneficiaries.
  • Produce a monthly program report in collaboration with the Operations Director.
  • Post regularly (at least 2-3 times a week) on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
  • Work with program coordinators and the Operations Director to develop and post blogs written by various team members.
  • Create a Google map of our zones of intervention with visuals and testimonies from beneficiary families and CSCOM staff.
  • Create additional multimedia communication materials to improve organizational visibility and highlight program impact.


  • Support the M&E department in designing evaluations and collecting and analyzing data on program impact, including conducting literature reviews as needed.
  • Develop evaluation reports that combine qualitative and quantitative data with narratives from program participants and beneficiaries.
  • Create data graphics to accompany evaluation reports.
  • Effectively communicate evaluation results and implications to program coordinators.

Grant Applications and Reporting

  • Support the completion of grant reports for donors, with a particular focus on providing: 1) accurate program data, 2) written narratives of program activities, and 3) images/videos.
  • Monitor & update the grant reporting calendar to ensure timely submission of all grant reports.
  • Provide support to the Grants Consultant and Operations Assistant in the production of grant applications. This may include collecting and supplying program data, conducting literature reviews, and editing applications.

Compensation and Benefits: to be determined based on experience.

How to apply:

To apply, please send a cover letter and CV to with “Partnerships and Impact Fellow” as the subject line.

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