Program Analyst

Location
Washington , District Of Columbia
Posted
Oct 31, 2020
Closes
Nov 24, 2020
Ref
2000002806
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
Description

CHENEGA APPLIED SOLUTIONS

Company Job Title: Program Analyst

Clearance: Interim Secret

Location: Washington, DC

Reports To: Program Manager

FLSA Status: Exempt, Full Time, Regular

Summary:

The Program Analyst will research, identify, analyze, update, prepare, develop, coordinate, organize, and review technical information for the contract to provide support across all programmatic and technical offices within the USAID Middle East Bureau.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate Front Office and Bureau taskings to ensure timely and accurate products.
  • Coordinate key events for the Bureau.
  • Provide program analyses and technical updates on Bureau/Mission program activities to ensure that activities are efficiently and effectively implemented in a manner that achieves the objectives of the U.S. Government.
  • Research and provide technical support for studies, analyses, and related Mission and programmatic support, to include administrative and financial tracking.
  • Assist with preparation, review, and clearance of documents related to the planning, design, and procurement of development programs and projects.
  • Plan program and development assistance activities, including advising on the preparation of statements of work, project designs, and strategic plans.
  • Conduct analyses of development indicators and trends to support program design and strategy development.
  • Monitor the implementation of program activities, with emphasis on identifying constraints, issues, logistical needs, and dependencies of specific inputs.
  • Plan and participate in program assessments and evaluations.
  • Provide technical advice on the feasibility, appropriateness, and value of proposed changes in planned activities.
  • Prepare technical updates on project/program tracking, data analysis, and documentation.
  • Analyze and prepare technical updates on budget and field support tracking.
  • Prepare and present program reports, presentations, and success stories.
  • Support USAID liaison and coordination efforts with other donors, NGOs, civil society groups, government officials, and other actors.
  • Provide records maintenance and other duties as assigned related to area(s) of responsibility.
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
  • Bachelor's Degree Required.
  • 3 years of professional office work experience.
  • Interim SECRET clearance accepted.
  • Secret clearance preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Ability to obtain Secret clearance
  • Experience in project administration and management procedures preferred.
  • Experience in the use of database applications and presentation software is very desirable.
  • Superior communication and organizational skills that facilitate the management and coordination of multiple complex and high-profile tasks.
  • Ability to travel throughout the Middle East and North Africa, as reviewed and approved.
  • Knowledge of development programs, especially in the Middle East region, is desirable.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office, Internet search engines and e-mail applications.

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)
  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-District of Columbia-Washington DC

Organization: Chenega Applied Solutions
Strategic Business Unit: Military Intelligence and Operations Support
Security Requirements: Interim Secret
Job Schedule: Full Time Exempt
Recruiter: Melody Parsons
Req ID: 2000002806

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