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 International, to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
Title: Program Assistant
Location: Washington DC
GS: 8 Equivalency
Application Deadline: Open until Filled
The Program Assistant provides support to technical staff in the Office of Population and Reproductive Health within the Bureau for Global Health (GH/PRH), performing a variety of both complex and routine analytical and administrative duties. These duties range from analytical- tasks such as collecting, compiling, and synthesizing data for various program documents, reviewing and providing feedback on project workplans and products and designing and maintaining spreadsheets in support of financial tracking systems, to more administrative tasks such as scheduling briefings and meetings, maintaining program files, and providing support for sub-awards and vehicle waivers. The program assistant will work as a member of the Policy Team, supporting various management teams, and provide input on related work. The program assistant will also work with other members of PRH’s Policy, Evaluation, and Communication Division (PEC) and GH team to assist in areas such as onboarding new program assistants and analysts, and providing overall administrative support. The program assistant ranks 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 PRH/PEC technical issues and policies.
*******In order to fully evaluate your eligibility, your resume must include relevant paid and non-paid experience showing dates held with month, year and hours worked per week for each position.******
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.