Program and Budget Analyst, USAID Office of Education

Dexis Consulting Group

About the organization

Are you looking for a company that offers meaningful program assignments and opportunities to develop professional skills and expertise? At Dexis, staff are empowered to be part of the decision-making process and collaborate with colleagues and management across the company to satisfy our clients. We create transparency in our operations with our clients and employees; and we offer our people opportunities to grow and challenge themselves in meaningful ways. Dexis follows a "find a way or make a way" business directive, and we’re paving the way for innovative management solutions in the global development and security assistance arenas worldwide. As a Dexis employee you will be challenged, empowered, and mentored. That’s how Dexis goes "all in.” How will you?

Duties

Dexis Consulting Group is recruiting for a Program and Budget Analyst that will be embedded within USAID's Bureau for Economic Growth, Education, and Environment (E3), Office of Education (ED), supporting the Program Team.

The Program and Budget Analyst is primarily responsible for analysis, input, guidance, and deliverables associated with the program and budget cycles for the E3/ED portfolio. The Program and Budget Analyst will work across E3/ED organizational lines to achieve a wide range of complex duties primarily in the areas of budget formulation and budget execution, project design, activity design, project implementation, portfolio monitoring and management, and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in a relevant field and at least six (6) years of experience OR master's degree in a relevant field and at least four (4) years of experience.
Minimum of four (4) years of experience relevant to supporting budget and/or program management.
Demonstrated commitment to producing outstanding work as a member of a fast moving, hard­ working team.
Expertise in detailed work with complex budget and financial information
Strong organizational and analytical skills; attention to detail while being able to see the bigger pictures.
Comfort and experience using Microsoft Excel and other budgeting software and applications.
Ability to prioritize individual tasks and understand overarching priorities for the office.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; able to successfully and effectively liaise with people within and across departments in a multi-cultural environment.
Confident communicator with proven negotiation skills.
Ability to work independently, resourcefully and take initiative.
Flexibility with changing priorities and an eagerness to learn under pressure.
Ability to obtain and maintain a secret-level USG security clearance.

Preferred Requirements:

Experience with USAID processes and/or systems preferred.

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