Social Solutions International, Inc. is a Small Disadvantaged Business. Hispanic and woman-owned, Social Solutions emphasizes quality research and evaluation, training and technical assistance, and institutional support services. We are a mission-driven organization that believes that superior science can improve the world. Social Solutions is dedicated to the creation of social and health solutions to improve the welfare of underserved populations worldwide.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contracted through Social Solutions International to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
USAID/Bureau for Global Health/Office of HIV/AIDS/ Strategic Information, Evaluation and Informatics Division(USAID/GH/OHA/SIEI)
Application Deadline: December 22, 2017
The Bureau for Global Health (GH) at USAID provides Agency leadership and technical expertise in the areas of population, family planning and related reproductive health, child and maternal health and nutrition, infectious diseases, and HIV/AIDS. The Office of HIV/AIDS (OHA) leads the Agency’s efforts in the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The Strategic Information, Evaluation and Informatics Division (GH/OHA/SIEI) provides strategic direction, technical leadership, and support to OHA and USAID missions in managing and utilizing data systems.
The Program Assistant provides support to the Division Chief and technical staff by performing a variety of routine and complex tasks in program management. This will require ranking tasks In order of importance and impending deadlines, handling several tasks simultaneously, working independently as well as in a team environment, and seeking guidance as needed. These tasks will range from administrative-type tasks, such as scheduling briefings and meetings and maintaining program files, to more complex analytical-type tasks such as collecting, compiling, and analyzing data for various program documents and designing and maintaining spreadsheets in support of financial tracking systems. The Program Assistant will develop a working knowledge of USG and USAID policies and procedures, and have the willingness and ability to gain an understanding of USAID/PEPFAR programmatic and strategic information priorities. The Program Assistant should be highly motivated, flexible, and organized. 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 needed.
The Program Assistant will perform a variety of routine and complex tasks specific to the SIEI Division with a primary focus on building capacity in program monitoring, surveillance, and evaluation to increase the impact of programs on the HIV epidemic and to demonstrate accountability for PEPFAR funded programs at headquarters and in the field. These include:
The requirements and qualifications for the Program Assistant position include the following:
Social Solutions International offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. Please submit your resume online at www.social solutions.biz
Social Solutions is an 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, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.