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.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contracted through Social Solutions International partnered with CAMRIS International, to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
United States Agency for International Development, Bureau for Global Health, Front Office (USAID/GH/AA)
Title: Program Assistant
Application Deadline: Open until Filled
The Program Assistant provides support to the Bureau for Global Health’s Front Office and multiple technical offices under the direction of the Senior Policy Advisor. The Program Assistant will perform a variety of both complex and routine administrative and analytical duties. These duties range from administrative tasks such as scheduling briefings and meetings and maintaining program files, to more complex analytical tasks such as collecting, compiling, and analyzing data related to various USG and Agency policies, including Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance (PLGHA). The Program Assistant will work as a member of the Global Health Bureau’s team handling policy requirements, and liaise with multiple offices within the Global Health Bureau (the Office of Health Systems, Infectious Diseases, and Maternal, Child Health and Nutrition), the Office of General Counsel and Regional Bureaus. The Program Assistant prioritizes tasks in order of importance and impending deadlines, handles several tasks simultaneously, works in multiple teams, and seeks guidance when needed. The individual must develop a working knowledge of USAID policies and guidelines, as well as corporate practices and procedures. The individual is expected to become familiar with global health technical issues and policies.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The Program Assistant will work in a fast-paced environment in an active office.
This is an opportunity for employment or a contract, but we reserve the right to make no selection or award.
Social Solutions International and CAMRIS International offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. Please submit your resume online at www.camris.com
Social Solutions and CAMRIS are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.