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
The USAID Global Health Bureau supports field health programs, advances research and innovation in selected areas relevant to overall Agency health objectives, and transfers new technologies to the field through its own staff’s work, coordination with other donors, and a portfolio of grants. The Office of Maternal and Child Health and Nutrition (GH/MCHN) serves as the Agency’s technical and policy lead on maternal and newborn health, child survival, immunization, nutrition, and water, sanitation and hygiene, with a focus on ending preventable child and maternal deaths. Cross-cutting activities managed by the Office in support of this goal address private sector partnerships, community health systems, social and behavior change communication, multilateral partnerships, gender, and monitoring and evaluation. This position will reside with GH/MCHN, and will support the work of the Nutrition and Environmental Health Division (GH/MCHN/NEH). The NEH Division provides global technical leadership and support to USAID missions to improve nutrition, WASH, and maternal and child health strategies, policies and programming. The NEH Division also manages the Congressionally-mandated Child Blindness Program.
The program analyst reports to the NEH Division Chief and supports the administration and management of the division. The program analyst provides expert support to technical staff, performing a variety of both complex and routine administrative, project management and analytical duties. These duties encompass analytical-type tasks such as collecting, compiling, and analyzing data for various program documents, drafting comments and approval packages for sub-award requests, and creating and maintaining spreadsheets for financial tracking systems. The program analyst works closely with the team and provides input on related technical and managerial issues. The individual must maintain a working knowledge of USAID policies and procedures, particularly with respect to Agency policies and regulations, corporate practices and procedures, including budgeting and financial management. The analyst will also be knowledgeable about technical areas and provide administrative, management and financial guidance on activities. The program analyst will work closely with the division technical staff and provide input on various technical and managerial issues, as well as attending administrative and technical meetings with implementing partner organizations. The analyst ranks tasks in order of importance and impending deadlines, and handles several complicated tasks simultaneously. The individual is expected to become familiar with office/division technical issues and policies.
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.