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:
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.
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
Knowledge of Salesforce and GovWin is a plus.
Ability to obtain a security clearance.
Experience in grant writing and proposal development.