USPSC Senior Private Sector Advisor

USAID/Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance

About the organization

The Senior Private Sector Advisor serves as an integral part of the HPGE Division and will closely coordinate with other USAID Bureaus and Offices on private sector and diaspora issues. The Senior Private Sector Advisor will coordinate with the Agency Community of Practice on private sector and diaspora engagement. The Senior Private Sector Advisor will report directly to the Program Team Leader, but will be expected to be flexible in assignments and work across the Division.

Duties

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

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The Senior Private Sector Advisor will lead OFDA’s efforts to build and strengthen partnerships with the private sector, foundations, and diaspora communities. To accomplish this mission, the Senior Private Sector Advisor will collaborate with colleagues throughout OFDA, primarily in Washington, but also with field colleagues as needed. The Senior Private Sector Advisor will also need to build strong relationships within USAID, with a particular focus on engaging with other Bureaus, including the Global Development Lab, which houses a number of initiatives focusing on driving innovation through public-private partnerships. In addition, the Private Sector Advisor will need to build relationships across the broader USG interagency, to include the Departments of State, Commerce, Treasury, Defense, Health and Human Services, and the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency. The Senior Private Sector Advisor will also collaborate regularly with the USAID’s Center for International Disaster Information (CIDI), which serves as a critical liaison between USAID/OFDA and the diaspora communities whose home countries have been impacted by disasters.

Qualifications

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

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.)
Bachelor’s degree with study in, or pertinent to, the specialized field of, but not limited to, international relations, economics, business management, and nine (9) years of professional experience, of which five (5) have been in, or working with, the private sector, including two (2) years with emergency relief, disaster risk reduction, disaster preparedness or international development.

Salary

117,191 - 152,352

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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

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