USPSC Disaster Risk Reduction Specialist

USAID/Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance

About the organization

The Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) is the office within USAID that is responsible for providing emergency non-food humanitarian assistance in response to international crises and disasters. OFDA is part of the Bureau for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance (DCHA) and is organized into six divisions.


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OFDA requires the services of a DRR Specialist to work with the DRR Lead Sector Advisor to integrate DRR activities into OFDA’s response, recovery, and transition programs. The DRR Specialist will assist the Natural Hazards Team to meet its objectives of providing technical expertise on quality of program design and implementation, as well as monitor implementation of OFDA DRR activities. The Specialist will ensure that DRR activities are in line with OFDA’s mandate and technical best practices.


**For the education and experience requirements for this position, please view the solicitation at**

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

**Please see for full solicitation for this position.**


2. ISSUANCE DATE: October 1, 2019

3. CLOSING DATE AND TIME FOR RECEIPT OF OFFERS: October 29, 2019, 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time

4. POINT OF CONTACT: OFDA Recruitment Team, [email protected]

5. POSITION TITLE: Disaster Risk Reduction Specialist

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