Program Specialist - Asia Bureau/AMS Office

Dexis Consulting Group
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jan 02

Position description

Are you passionate about driving programs focused on foreign assistance? Do you want to be part of an organization that offers meaningful assignments and opportunities to expand your skills and expertise? At Dexis, you will experience a corporate culture of inclusiveness, fairness, and trust. You will be given the means and mentorship needed to succeed, and your creativity will be rewarded.

If this sounds like you, Dexis is seeking a Program Specialist to provide administrative and logistical support and expertise to the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Asia Bureau, Office of Administrative Management Services (AMS).  The work for this position will be based in Washington, D.C. The start date is immediate.

Responsibilities

  • Provides administrative, logistical, and program support to the AMS team in USAID’s Asia Bureau
  • Supports management activities, such as personnel and organization management, security, awards, performance management, and other aspects of administrative and logistical support
  • Plans, designs, and implements processes to improve systems and procedures
  • Ensures records are kept current and are published to appropriate systems
  • Drafts correspondence and reports related to managing administrative programs and issues
  • Identifies and analyzes opportunities for training, and develops recommendations as appropriate
  • Other tasks as designated by technical team leaders

Qualifications

  • 4 years of professional work experience
  • Master’s degree in relevant field (international affairs, political science, public policy, international development, communications, etc.)
  • Proven experience in project administration
  • Proficient in the use of Windows, Microsoft Office, Internet search engines, database and email applications
  • Secret-level security clearance required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of USAID and/or US Government administrative procedures
  • Demonstrated knowledge of development programs, especially in the Asia region

Application instructions

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