Program Design & Support Specialist

Tetra Tech
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Apr 30

Position description

PRO-Telligent, A Tetra Tech Company, needs a Program Design and Support Specialist with a Secret Clearance to work with the State Department Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs in Washington, DC

The Project

  • The Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs (NEA) deals with U.S. foreign policy and U.S. diplomatic relations.
  • Regional policy issues that NEA handles include Iraq, Middle East peace, terrorism and weapons of mass destruction, and political and economic reform.
  • Full benefits included (medical, dental, vision, 401K, paid time off, metro allowance) as well as opportunities for worldwide travel

Position Description

  • Support program design by conducting research, performing analysis, and drafting papers for high-level U.S. Government foreign policy initiatives as well as individually managed projects.
  • Must have demonstrated knowledge of, and relevant work experience in, designing and managing activities involving international affairs.  
  • Prior experience with Democracy & Governance programs as well as Economic Development & Grants is preferred.
  • Foreign travel for 1-2 weeks may be required.

Qualifications

  • Secret Clearance (interim clearance acceptable)
  • Arabic language skills required - Speaking, Reading, and Writing
  • 2-3 years relevant experience
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher
  • Strong communication skills, as well as the ability to work independently, remain calm under pressure and tight deadlines, and work well with others.

Application instructions

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