USPSC Humanitarian Officer/Specialist (Multiple Positions)

USAID/Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (BHA)

About the organization

The Office of Global Policy, Partnerships, Programs, and Communication (G3PC) directs the
Bureau’s leadership in global humanitarian policy, showcases BHA’s life-saving work through
strategic communication and information, and manages collaboration with external stakeholders, including public and private partners, international and multilateral organizations, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), academic institutions, and the U.S. Interagency. The G3PC office is organized into seven divisions, namely, Humanitarian Policy and International Systems; Humanitarian Multilateral; Humanitarian Organizations and Partnerships; Private Sector Engagement, Diaspora, and Innovation; Global Capacity and Leadership Development; U.S. Engagement, Strategy, and Programs; and Strategic Communications and Humanitarian
Information.

Duties

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary responsibility of the Humanitarian Officer/Specialist will be to help manage a
portfolio of BHA programs, policy initiatives and practices related to BHA’s engagement with key institutional partners, particularly as it relates to BHA’s equities within the international
humanitarian system. The position requires a thorough understanding of the international
humanitarian assistance environment, operations, related policies, regulations, and interrelationships among the USG, donors, and other international organizations.
The Humanitarian Officer/Specialist’s duties and responsibilities include the following:
At the GS-11 Equivalent Level:
Award Portfolio Management:
● Provide award-making and award management support, including contributing to
application review, preparation of application review and award package documentation,
data entry into Office and Agency administrative and financial tracking systems, file
maintenance, and communication with relevant BHA or other USAID staff, as needed.
● Track program reports from grantees and ensure reports are received in a timely manner.
● Assist with reviewing program reports to ensure that program objectives are achieved and
share reports with appropriate team members. Provide grantees with feedback on program
reports, as appropriate.
**For the complete list of duties and responsibilities for this position, please view the solicitation at www.bhajobs.net.**

Qualifications

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION
(Determines basic eligibility for the position. Offerors who do not meet all of the education and
experience factors are considered NOT qualified for the position.)
For the GS-11 Equivalent Level:
Bachelor’s degree with significant study in, or pertinent to the specialized field (including, but not limited to: international relations, human rights, political science, economics, public health,
disaster management, public policy, or a related field) plus three (3) years of relevant work
experience with the USG, Private Voluntary Organization (PVO)/NGO, PIO, or United Nations
(UN) Agency.
OR
Master’s Degree with significant study in, or pertinent to the specialized field (including, but not limited to: international relations, human rights, political science, economics, public health,
disaster management, public policy, or a related field) plus two (2) years of relevant work
experience with the USG, PVO/NGO, PIO, or UN Agency.
For the GS-12 Equivalent Level:
Bachelor’s degree with significant study in, or pertinent to the specialized field (including, but not limited to: international relations, human rights, political science, economics, public health,
disaster management, public policy, or a related field) plus five (5) years of work experience **For the education and experience requirements for this position, please view the solicitation at www.bhajobs.net.**

Salary

$72,750 - $113,362

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

**Please visit www.bhajobs.net for the full solicitation for this position.**

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