Social Solutions International, Inc. (Social Solutions) is a Hispanic and woman-owned business emphasizing 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 Social Solutions to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
Title: Program Analyst
Location: Washington, DC
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Salary Range: GS 9 equivalent
USAID’s Office of Maternal and Child Health and Nutrition (MCHN), Division of Child Health and Immunization (CHI), in the Bureau for Global Health, is seeking a dynamic individual to support the Agency’s investment in Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance (Gavi). This position will directly contribute to two of USAID’s global health goals: 1) Preventing Child and Maternal Deaths; and 2) Combating Infectious Diseases.
The Program Analyst will perform a variety of complex and routine administrative and analytical duties ranging from scheduling briefings and maintaining program files, to more complex analytical tasks such as collecting, compiling, and analyzing data and information for program documents and briefers. Exceptional writing and communication skills are essential.
The Program Analyst will work closely with the CHI immunization team that focuses on the management and administration of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance (Gavi) and will provide input on related technical and managerial issues. The Program Analyst will also work with other members of the team to assist in areas such as country backstopping, overall administrative support, and other duties.
The Program Analyst ranks tasks in order of importance and impending deadlines and handles several tasks simultaneously. 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 office/division technical issues and policies. The Program Analyst works in a dynamic, fast-paced division and is expected to demonstrate good judgment and strong initiative in prioritizing of tasks and in responding to simultaneous demands of GH and CHI leadership, field missions, and implementing partners.
The Program Analyst contributes to the USAID management of its investment in Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, covering a range of tasks to assist the Agreement Officer’s Representative (AOR) and other technical staff in managing this complex project. The responsibilities include the review of all project requests, coordinating all actions with the Office of Program, Policy, and Planning, as well as drafting memos, and tracking all relevant project documents.
Project/Program Tracking Data Analysis & Documentation
Budget & Field Support Tracking:
Administrative & Financial Tracking:
Program & Technical Support:
USAID Project Management and MCHN Program Learning and Development:
Serves as a Global Health Country Team Assistant:
Other duties as assigned.
Applicants selected will be subject to a background investigation and must obtain and maintain a favorable adjudication as applicable to their position/duties.
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.
Social Solutions offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. Please submit your resume online at www.socialsolutions.biz.
Social Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 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.