POSITION : FSN-11
OPENING DATE: April 20, 2015
CLOSING DATE: May 15, 2015
WORK HOURS : Full-time; 40 hours/week
SALARY : Gross Salary DH 462,181 p.a. (Starting Salary based on 40 hours including allowances and bonus. U.S. Mission will withhold from gross salary employee’s portion of CNSS and CIMR contributions, health/life/disability insurance contributions, as well as all tax obligations as imposed by the US and/or host country governments)
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Rabat is seeking an individual for the position of Project Management Specialist in the Economic Growth Office. Detailed position description is available at USAID/EXO.
BASIC FUNCTION OF POSITION:
The incumbent serves as Project Management Specialist for the Economic Growth Office (EG) providing project and activity level management and oversight in support of the Economic Growth Strategic Objective. S/he will serve as the Activity Manager for the office’s principal mechanisms. Within the EG Office, s/he will be responsible for managing the office’s budget and procurement actions. On an ongoing basis, the incumbent will provide timely and high quality economic analysis to Mission management in support of strategy development, program design, and project implementation. S/he will regularly represent USAID at meetings with key public and private sector partners to advance the office’s objectives.
NOTE: All applicants must address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item.
Education: A Master’s Degree – in International Affairs, Business, Economics, Finance, Public Policy, Public Management, Middle East/North Africa Area Studies or a related field – is required.
Experience: A minimum of three to five years of progressively responsible experience in a relevant comparable environment (such as government offices, non-profit organizations, foundations, international organizations, multi-national company).
Language: Level IV (fluent) in English, Arabic, and French.
Skills and Abilities: Excellent diplomatic and interpersonal skills; ability to make concise oral presentations in Arabic, English and French; and ability to communicate in writing at an academic level in Arabic, French, and English. Strong word processing, spreadsheet, power point and data base management skills. Mastery of Internet communication techniques, including sourcing information for research purposes and understanding social media sites.
Interested applicants for this position must submit a letter of interest and the Universal Application for Employment, DS-174 form (attached):
- By mail to: usaid-rabat-hr
Attention: Vacancy Announcement AID 15-02
Address: Km 5,7, Avenue Mohamed VI, Souissi, Rabat
- By e-mail: [email protected]
Deadline for submitting applications is May 15, 2015.
Important: If your application has been selected for further consideration, you will be contacted within 3-6 weeks from the closing date of this vacancy announcement for further testing and/or interview.
The USAID Mission in Morocco provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.