USPSC Syria Response Program Coordinator (Multiple Positions)

USAID/ Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance

About the organization

OFDA has been responding to humanitarian needs resulting from the conflict in Syria since February 2012. The USG has allocated over $5 billion in humanitarian assistance to support humanitarian programs. USAID’s programs are currently being managed by a DART, located in Adana, Turkey and Amman, Jordan, and an RMT in Washington, D.C. USAID anticipates significant additional humanitarian programming in FY-2019 and beyond.

The DART and RMT are responsible for coordinating USAID’s humanitarian response to Syria, establishing programs to meet clearly defined humanitarian needs, and for overseeing OFDA’s current and future humanitarian assistance programming. The DART is overseen by a Regional Team Leader, with Country Team Leaders in both Turkey and Jordan, each managing staff, programs, and operations in those respective countries.

Duties

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

The position requires the individual to reside in Adana, Turkey and/or Amman, Jordan, as determined in consultation with the Embassy and the Mission and subject to security and programmatic considerations. The selectee must be prepared to function effectively in challenging and restrictive work environment and be willing to strictly adhere to U.S. Embassy security guidelines.

The Program Coordinator for the Syria Response manages response planning, assessing, reporting, personnel tracking, information analysis, and documentation activities and makes recommendations based on an analysis of information. The Program Coordinator may also serve as the Acting Team Leader when the Team Leader is absent.

Qualifications

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

Bachelor’s degree with significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field (including but not limited to international relations, economics, public health, disaster management or a related field), plus a minimum of seven (7) years of progressively demonstrated experience in emergency relief, disaster risk reduction and/or disaster preparedness programming and management. One (1) year of this experience must have been obtained overseas as demonstrated by short-term deployments or assignments in emergency situations.

OR

Master’s degree with significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field (including but not limited to international relations, economics, public health, disaster management or a related field), plus a minimum of five (5) years of progressively demonstrated experience in emergency relief, disaster risk reduction and/or disaster preparedness programming and management. One (1) year of this experience must have been obtained overseas as demonstrated by short-term deployments or assignments in emergency situations

Salary

$76,687 - $99,691

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please see www.ofdajobs.net for the full solicitation for this position.

Position Title: Syria Response Program Coordinator (Multiple Positions)
Solicitation Number:720FDA18B00073
Salary Level: GS-13 Equivalent: $76,687 - $99,691
Issuance Date: May 16, 2019
Closing Date: Open and continuous through August 29, 2019 with three (3) Review Periods closing on:
June 6, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time
July 18, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time
August 29, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time

Closing Time: 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time

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