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:
U.S. Agency for International Development/Bureau for Global Health/OHA/PCT
Title: Administrative Assistant
Application Deadline: Open until Filled
The Administrative Assistant performs a variety of both complex and routine administrative duties that are critical to the functioning of a small team. The Assistant’s duties range from basic office tasks such as answering telephones, responding to emails, maintaining electronic and paper files, managing staff meeting logistics, and managing formal correspondence to more complex tasks such as researching and summarizing information contained in files, reporting back on meetings, and providing input on special projects. The individual must be motivated, proactive and able to track and manage multiple details.
The Assistant must rank tasks in order of importance and impending deadlines and handle several tasks simultaneously. This position has potential for professional development and training.
The Bureau for Global Health (GH) is known for its technical expertise and for its ability to support country programs in strategic planning, program development, talent management, and leadership. The Division of Prevention, Care and Treatment (PCT) is responsible for ongoing technical assistance, training and consultation on the development and implementation of HIV and AIDS programs to the Office of HIV and AIDS, GH Bureau and the field. Members of PCT work in close collaboration with technical leaders from other USG agencies implementing the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).
Oral and written communications skills and the ability to read, analyze, and interpret general information is critical. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public is necessary.
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.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The 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.