Thursday, February 23, 2017

Program Development Officer with Relief International for Recent IR Grad

Location: Washington DC

Reports to:  Vice President, Program Development

About RI: Relief International (RI) is a home to teams of humanitarian activist-professionals committed to transforming adversity into renewal for the world’s most vulnerable populations. 

Position Summary: Responsible for providing wide range of support to both the Program Development team with research, communications, editing, external contacts, data tracking, proposal production, and other tasks as needed.
  
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
  • Support recruitment process of candidates for inclusion in RI proposals
  • Create, update, and/or maintain databases of consultants and proposal candidates
  • Assist in preparation of proposals, including, but not limited to editing and review of proposal narratives, budget preparation, and annexes
  • Conduct research related to specific program sectors, as needed
  • Research and evaluate potential international partners
  • Track and update potential PD opportunities and awards
  • Provide analysis of donor trends 

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor’s degree –International Relations or related field preferred but not required
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Strong computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office applications, especially Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Demonstrated ability to follow instructions and carefully review work for accuracy
  • Excellent organization skills with the ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities and meet deadlines
  • Ability to act independently to identify and analyze problems and recommend solutions
  • Must be able to work in the United States for any employer without requiring sponsorship
 Apply here.