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IQC Project Director

IQC Project Director

# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US
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Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field.

 

CAMRIS clients include U.S. government agencies and multilateral and private organizations. Our core practice areas include public health, agriculture and food security, economic development, education, environment, humanitarian assistance, democracy and governance, and medical research.

 

CAMRIS is currently seeking an IQC Project Director for the upcoming PDQ indefinite quantity contract (IQC). The purpose of the contract is to provide the Office of Transition Initiatives (OTI) with the means to support U.S. foreign policy objectives via targeted, short-term technical assistance in priority countries experiencing recent transition, instability, or crisis. Work will take place on the ground and in Washington, DC.

Responsibilities

  • Serve as the primary point of contact with the USAID COR and CO for the PDQ IQC.
  • Responsible for the administration and management of the PDQ IQC. The IQC Manager will submit required IQC- level technical and financial reporting.
  • Manage coordination across PDQ task orders including: mentoring, training, and guiding task order staff; general management oversight on all task orders; and quality control and timeliness of all deliverables.
  • Work with USAID and CAMRIS to resolve issues (across task orders or at individual task order levels) and share lessons learned and best pratices.

Qualifications

  • Advanced degree in international development, international affairs, or a related field.
  • Minimum of six years of recent project management experience with a USG foreign affairs agency, international assistance organization, or non-governmental organization, in community development, economic development, mediation/arbitration, conflict resolution, democracy and governance, international law, human rights activities, and/or political analysis.
  • Minimum of two years of overseas field experience working in one or more developing countries undergoing political
  • A minimum of two years of supervisory experience (including but not limited to mentoring, training, and guiding staff).
  • Excellent communication, time-management, and organizational skills.