CAMRIS 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, to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
United States Agency for International Development/Bureau for Global Health, Office of Health Systems
Title: Program Analyst
GS: 9 - Equivalency
Application Deadline: Closing date 2/7/20
The Program Analyst will be located in the Bureau for Global Health’s (GH) Office of Health Systems (OHS). OHS is the Bureau and the Agency’s center of excellence and focal point for providing worldwide leadership and technical expertise in health systems strengthening (HSS). The Office is responsible for implementing the Agency’s HSS vision, disseminating health systems knowledge, and providing technical assistance and other support to USAID’s programs and field missions.
The Program Analyst provides support to technical staff and Office senior management, performing a variety of both complex and routine administrative and analytical duties. Analytical duties include tasks such as collecting, compiling, analyzing, and communicating data and information for various program materials and designing and maintaining spreadsheets in support of financial and other tracking systems. S/he often coordinates and takes the lead in developing office reporting documents and OHS contributions to Bureau and Agency reports. Administrative-type tasks include scheduling briefings, events, and meetings and maintaining program files.
The Program Analyst will work closely with the various project and technical area teams and provide input on related technical and managerial issues. As s/he will be expected to support multiple activities and tasks simultaneously, the individual will need to work independently and efficiently to balance competing priorities and deadlines while producing high-quality deliverables. In addition, the Program Analyst may be given opportunities to take initiative on tasks within the office that align with their interests and Office priorities.
To perform this job successfully, the individual must develop a working knowledge of USAID policies, guidelines, and corporate practices and procedures, as well as Office and sector technical issues. S/he must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The position reports directly to the Office Deputy Director.
Analytical & Technical Support: (40%)
Budget and Financial Analysis Support: (30%)
Administrative Support: (30%)
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 requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required
Oral and written communications skills and the ability to read, analyze, and interpret government regulations. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
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 noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.
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.