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Program Manager

Washington D.C. (United States of America) | United States

CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today's most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field.

CAMRIS clients include U.S. government agencies and multilateral and private organizations. Our core practice areas include public health, agriculture and food security, economic development, education, environment, humanitarian assistance, democracy and governance, and medical research.

CAMRIS seeks a Program Manager who will be responsible for overall strategic coordination of program related resources supporting USAID/CDI programs such as DIV, Grand Challenges for Development, and other Challenge and prize programs.

Operations and Program Management

  • Solicit and award subgrants and subcontracts
  • Provide budgetary and program oversight of all activities
  • Provide technical and surge staffing support Selections Support

  • Organize and schedule interviews with selected applicants at the interview stage and organize and coordinate evaluation committees

  • Provide due diligence of grant applicants and innovations

  • Review and respond to applicant inquiries

  • Develop draft award packages Technical Assistance for Scaling-Up

  • Provide grantees and innovators a range of acceleration and technical assistance services to address critical business, organizational, financial, and institutional challenges to bring their businesses or organizations to scale

  • Offer an extensive network of customized and technically and geographically varied services depending on the individual needs of grantees

  • Design and execute match-making and collaboration activities to foster partnerships for a specific grantee and/or program Event and Travel Logistics

  • Manage all pre- and post- event logistics including event and venue support

  • Travel support logistics for USAID-paid travel by grantees, presenter, and others as directed by USAID Press and Media Support

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive external engagement and communications campaign for a specific grantee, program, and/or across a portfolio of programs

  • Create press and media pitches and develop press releases and other public communication materials Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) and Learning Support

  • Provide individual grantee and/or program-specific analysis

  • Design Monitoring and Evaluation approaches for programs and activities

  • Oversee data collection and analysis of grantee and USAID programs

  • Minimum of five (5) years or more of progressively responsible work experience in managing complex projects of similar size and scope to the project outlined in this scope of work

  • Master's Degree in business administration, public administration, public policy, or a related field

  • Minimum of three (3) years of overseas field experience working in one or more developing countries

  • Demonstrated experience in developing, or supporting the development of, innovative approaches to development challenges

  • Must have an active Secret Clearance

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  • Organization: CAMRIS International, Inc.
  • Location: Washington D.C. (United States of America) | United States
  • Grade: Mid/Senior - Internationally recruited position - Mid/Senior level
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Project and Programme Management
    • Managerial positions
  • Closing Date: 2018-07-16

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