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 Assistant
Location: Washington, DC
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Salary Range: GS-8 equivalent
The TB Program Assistant provides support to the TB Division, performing a variety of both complex and routine administrative and analytical duties related to the Global Accelerator to End TB. These duties range from administrative-type tasks such as scheduling briefings and meetings, processing administrative requests, 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 also work with members of the TB Division to assist with logistics, tracking and systems development for the Global Accelerator to End TB, and other duties and support and support as required.
The Program Assistant provides support to the TB Division located in the Infectious Diseases Office of the Bureau for Global Health. This position will be responsible for performing a variety of both complex and routine administrative and analytical duties to support the Project Management Team and TB Division as a whole.
The Program Assistant 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 TB technical issues and policies, as well as all projects and activities operating within the Global Accelerator to End TB.
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.
Qualification at the GS-8 equivalent Program Assistant level requires an associate’s degree in a related field and a minimum of 4 years of relevant experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Alternately, an individual may qualify at the GS-8 equivalent Program Assistant level with a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 year of relevant experience.
Other qualifications include:
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.