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, Office of General Counsel (USAID/GC)
Title: Temporary Administrative Assistant
Period of Performance- 3 Months
Application Deadline: Open until Filled
The Temporary Administrative Assistant performs a variety of both complex and routine administrative duties that are critical to the functioning of the Office of General Counsel. The Assistant’s duties range from basic office tasks such as answering telephones, managing formal correspondence, to more complex tasks such as researching and summarizing information, reporting back on meetings, and providing input on special projects. The individual must be motivated, proactive, organized and have strong interpersonal communications skills. Candidate must currently have a secret clearance which is required for the position.
The Assistant must rank tasks in order of importance and impending deadlines and handle several tasks simultaneously.
The Office of General Counsel supports USAID's mission by providing timely legal advice and by representing the Agency in all legal matters.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
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.
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.