Thursday, April 9, 2020

Project Associate Job with Dexis Consulting Group for Senior or Recent Grad

About the Position
Dexis is seeking a Project Associate to be part of our Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) team supporting the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) Office of Western Hemisphere Programs (INL/WHP) at the Department of State (DOS). Under the current task order Dexis works to develop M&E policies and procedures, including performance measures and an M&E data management system, using both domestic staff based in Washington, D.C. and M&E Specialists at Embassy Posts throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. The work location for this position will be in Washington, DC. This is a full-time position that will:

Responsibilities
  • Provide operations assistance to project staff, and backstop country and DC-based programs
  • Assist in contract compliance and tracking financials, including budget and expenses.
  • Review expense reports and subcontractor invoices.
  • Recruit project staff and consultants, write scopes of work, and engage directly with consultants.
  • Research new business development opportunities in capture efforts.
  • Provide direct support to live business development opportunities, writing past performance sections, staffing and workplans.
  • Manage small proposal efforts including liaising with potential staff and partners
  • Liaise with payroll providers in Latin America and the Caribbean 
  • When requested, conduct literature and desk reviews for evaluations, support development of data collection instruments and provide technical support to field teams.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:
  • One (1) year of experience working in an international development environment.
  • Understanding of USG procurement and compliance regulations.
  • Skills in budget development and financial tracking using Microsoft Excel.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a social science, international development, public policy or related field.
  • Proficiency in Spanish. 
  • Ability to travel overseas, when requested 

Preferred Requirements:
  • Knowledge of Salesforce and GovWin is a plus.
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance.
  • Experience in grant writing and proposal development.
Apply on the Dexis website.

For best consideration, apply by April 20.