Senior Program Assistant

Amideast

About the organization

Amideast is the leading American non-governmental organization engaged in international education, training, and development activities in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Founded in 1951, Amideast focuses on promoting U.S. education study to students located in the MENA region and managing U.S. scholarships and exchanges such as the flagship Fulbright Foreign Student Program.

Duties

The Senior Program Assistant is a key member of the 20-person department charged with managing the Fulbright Foreign Program for the Middle East and North Africa. The incumbent will work in tandem with the assigned Program Manager to support visiting junior faculty at U.S. host institutions. The Senior Program Assistant will assume responsibilities that pertain to and require the assistance of the Fulbright department as a whole and must therefore be organized, diplomatic and team focused.

Full responsibilities listed on our website: https://jobs.amideast.org/public/jobs/2021-086P454.htm

Qualifications

-Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
-3 years relevant experience in an office environment.
-Precise attention to detail, strong organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task.
-Excellent written and spoken communications skills.
-Experience using Microsoft Office and contact management database software.
-Interest in the Middle East & North Africa and/or International Education desired.
-Experience working with students is a plus.

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Before responding to this announcement, please review the Terms of Use [PDF]. The Peace Corps is not able to confirm the legitimacy of all positions posted to this jobs board. If you believe an announcement has violated the Peace Corps Terms of Use, please contact [email protected].

Equal Opportunity Employment

The posting employer has certified that this announcement complies with Peace Corps’ Equal Opportunity Employment policy:

The Peace Corps is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees, Volunteers, and applicants for employment and volunteer service. Peace Corps policy prohibits discrimination and harassment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age (40 or over), disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, political affiliation, union membership, genetic information, or history of participation in the Equal Employment Opportunity process, grievance procedure, or any authorized complaint procedure.


Does this sound like the position for you?

Apply to job