Closing date: Monday 8th March 2021

  • An exciting position in a growing Not-For-Profit organisation
  • Generous Salary Packaging options available
  • St Kilda based

Windana is a leading Melbourne-based drug and alcohol treatment organisation specialising in holistic, client-focused recovery services, employing over 150 highly experienced staff delivering services across multiple sites.

For more than 35 years, Windana has been helping people rebuild their lives in a safe, caring environment, supporting our clients through their recovery process.

To learn more about us visit

The Opportunity:
The MERL Coordinator reports to the Manager Projects and is responsible for consulting with the Executive Team, Managers and Staff on all aspects of monitoring, evaluation, analysis & reporting.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement MERL framework in consultation with stakeholders.
  • Input into the development of the overall privacy, consent and data management policy for organisation.
  • Develop data collection and reporting plan for each program area or discrete project.
  • Create data systems to support data management e.g. online tools and storage.
  • Ongoing support to staff to administer tools.
  • Audit data completion and quality.
  • Ensuring compliance with privacy and consent policies and processes.
  • Conducting statistical and/or thematic analysis as required.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • At least three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in designing, managing, and implementing results based MERL activities.
  • Demonstrated relevant technical skills in analysing quantitative and qualitative data, with excellent organizational as well as English oral and written communication skills.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in reporting procedures, best practices, guidelines, and tools for monitoring, evaluation and learning, including impact evaluation.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a team and across the breadth of an organization.

Your qualifications will include bachelor’s degree in any of the following or related fields: social science, international development, public health, evaluation, statistics, or economics.


Details of how to apply:

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To be considered, applications must address the selection criteria contained in the Position Description available on our website:

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Position Description

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