USPSC Program Operations Specialist (Multiple Positions)

USAID/Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance

About the organization

The Africa Division serves as the focal point for all assessment, analysis, recommendations, and implementation of OFDA’s emergency response and disaster risk reduction activities throughout Africa. The Africa Leadership and Management Team (ALMT) provides strategic direction and operational guidance to the Africa Division. The Program Operations Specialists support the ALMT, in addition to being assigned to one of two geographic focused teams, East and Central Africa or Southern and West Africa, or the Division Director. In addition to the teams they formally support, Program Operations Specialists will be expected to work together as a team to provide backstop coverage across Program Operations Specialist portfolios.

Duties

**For the complete list of duties and responsibilities for this position please view the solicitation at www.ofdajobs.net.**

The Program Operations Specialist will be hired at and serve at the GS-11 level with opportunity for advancement to the GS-12 level after at least two (2) years and a performance rating that exceeds fully successful. In order to be considered for advancement to each level, the USPSC must also meet the minimum education and experience requirements as described below. Neither advancement nor extension of the contract is guaranteed.

Qualifications

**For the education and experience requirements for this position please view the solicitation at www.ofdajobs.net.**

The Program Operations Specialist will be hired at and serve at the GS-11 level with opportunity for advancement to the GS-12 level after at least two (2) years and a performance rating that exceeds fully successful. In order to be considered for advancement to each level, the USPSC must also meet the minimum education and experience requirements as described below. Neither advancement nor extension of the contract is guaranteed.

At the GS-11 level:

Bachelor’s degree with significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field (including but not limited to international relations, history, human rights, economics, food policy, public health, gender studies, disaster management or a related field) plus three (3) years of progressively responsible work experience in an office setting to include administration, writing, and collaboration.

OR

Master’s degree with significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field (including but not limited to international relations, history, human rights, economics, food policy, public health, gender studies, disaster management or a related field) plus two (2) years of progressively responsible work

Salary

$69,581 - $90,461

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

**Please see http://www.ofdajobs.net for full solicitation for this position.**

Solicitation for USPSC Program Operations Specialist (Multiple Positions)

1. SOLICITATION NO.: 720FDA19B00036

2. ISSUANCE DATE: July 8, 2019

3. CLOSING DATE/TIME FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: August 7, 2019 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time

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