USPSC Support Relief Group Generalist (Multiple Positions)

USAID/Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance

About the organization

The Support Relief Group (SRG) is a program developed by OFDA to satisfy its growing need for surge capacity. The SRG program brings on board select candidates who work full-time for discrete periods of time, but on an intermittent basis for no more than 2000 hours (approximately 250 days) per calendar year. They can be deployed within hours to facilitate OFDA’s response to disasters, or to backfill staff in Washington, D.C. and other locations. SRG staff can be used for activations as short as one day or for up to several months at a time.

The SRG program is managed by OAT in OFDA's OPS Division. This team maintains a database for all contracted SRG personnel, providing information to the rest of OFDA on their availability, skills and previous experiences. OAT assists the teams within OFDA in choosing the best qualified SRG for any specific task, and provides administrative and personnel support to all SRG. Each SRG incumbent will provide enhancement to the OFDA team

Duties

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

To backfill for permanent staff or permanent staff vacancies either in Washington or overseas, perform disaster assessments, and/or respond to humanitarian emergencies - natural, technological and conflict-related disasters, as required. The contractor will be required to travel on short notice as a critical component of a U.S. Government disaster and humanitarian response.

At the GS-13 level:

• Provide backfill to OFDA headquarters or field staff;
• Develop and maintain a detailed understanding of OFDA’s program strategy and the implementation of the resulting awards;
• Support regional team efforts to develop appropriate programmatic strategies for disaster responses and disaster risk reduction efforts;
• Review and process all award documentation according to OFDA’s Grant Guidelines, USAID Automated Directives Systems (ADS), and Federal Regulation including coordinating multi-unit participation and ensuring timely award approval;
• Review, track and process budgets; award data; post-award management issues; program reports; and feedback throughout all stages of the award process, including entry into appropriate administrative and financial systems and reporting on program objectives;
• Represent OFDA in meetings with individual partners discussing programmatic priorities, objectives, progress, results, and challenges;

Qualifications

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

At the GS-13 level:

Bachelor’s degree with significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field (including but not limited to international relations, human rights, economics, food policy, public health, gender studies, disaster management or a related field) plus seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience working in emergency relief and/or humanitarian assistance.

OR

Master’s degree with significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field (including but not limited to international relations, law, human rights, economics, food policy, public health, gender studies, disaster management or a related field) plus five (5) years of progressively responsible experience working in emergency relief and/or humanitarian assistance.

At the GS-14 level:

Bachelor’s degree with significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field (including but not limited to international relations, human rights, economics, food policy, public health, gender studies, disaster management or a related field) plus nine (9) years of progressively responsible experience working in emergency relief and/or humanitarian assistance.

Salary

$76,687 - $99,691

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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

Position Title: Support Relief Group Generalist (Multiple Positions)
Solicitation Number: 720FDA19B00058
Salary Level: GS-13 Equivalent: $76,687 - $99,691
GS-14 Equivalent: $90,621 - $117,810
Issuance Date: July 3, 2019
Closing Date: July 23, 2021
Open and continuous through July 23, 2021 with Seven (7) Review Periods closing on:
July 25, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time
November 25, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time
March 24, 2020 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time
July 24, 2020 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time
November 24, 2020 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time
March 24, 2021 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time
July 23, 2021 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time
Closing Time: 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time

Solicitation for USPSC Support Relief Group Generalist (Multiple Positions)

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