CRDF Global seeks a Program Assistant to support implementation of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP). Under the supervision of the Associate Director, and in consultation with the U.S. Department of State Program Officers, the Program Assistant will support the development of professional exchange programs and study tours for international visitors selected by the U.S. government. Each project focuses on a substantive theme, which may include: border security; counterterrorism; democracy and human rights; economic and business development; international crime; media; rule of law; science and technology; U.S. foreign policy; women’s empowerment; and U.S. government and political systems.
The Program Assistant will support the Associate Director and Project Managers in the technical, financial, and administrative aspects of an assigned project portfolio to ensure that projects are consistent with CRDF Global and client objectives. The Program Assistant will also work with Community Based Members (CBMs) of Global Ties U.S. The ideal candidate should enjoy working in a dynamic, fast-paced environment; have exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills; be able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously; and be capable of meeting tight deadlines. In addition to the Associate Director and Project Managers, the Program Assistant will work with a team of one to two Travel and Event Managers and one to two interns.
CRDF Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). CRDF Global provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status.
CRDF Global offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
To apply, please complete our online application and include a cover letter and resume.