USPSC Support Relief Group Humanitarian Assistance Advisor to the Military (Multiple Positions)

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.

Duties

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

The SRG HAA/M will provide support for various operational aspects of MLT and may include the following:
• Coordinate with the humanitarian community to achieve the best use of military assets by reducing redundant or counterproductive military activities.
• Assist the military in defining and reconciling its role with that of the greater humanitarian relief community.
• Seek out methods to most effectively utilize DoD strengths.
Represent OFDA in appropriate DoD training and planning exercises with subsequent
reporting to OFDA divisions on activities, lessons learned, success and future activities
as a result of OFDA participation.
• Represent OFDA in DoD conferences in the context of priorities set forth by the OPS
Division Chief, such as, participate in After-action Reviews, humanitarian exercises
sponsored at the Combatant Command level and at operational level and strategic
planning exercises normally conducted through Pentagon auspices to interact with policy
makers.
• Assist OFDA management in defining a strategy for military coordination which will
include guidelines for determining OFDA participation in DoD operations when specific
requests are made and where OFDA should request activities and participation.
• Determine whether OFDA participation in DoD humanitarian activities is necessary and
useful.

Qualifications

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

(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 significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field (including, but not limited to, international relations, political science, or a related field), and seven (7) years of relevant work experience. Two (2) years of this experience must be field (domestic or overseas) experience in training, humanitarian needs assessment/program operations, analysis, or planning.

OR

Master's degree with significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field (including, but not limited to, international relations, political science, or a related field), and five (5) years of relevant work experience. Two (2) years of this experience must be field (domestic or overseas) experience in training, humanitarian needs assessment/program operations, analysis, or planning.

Salary

GS-13 Equivalent: $78,681- $102,288

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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

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