Program Design and Learning Specialist (INL)

Celestar Corporation
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Sep 06

Position description

The Celestar Corporation has been issued an IMMEDIATE Task Order to provide support to the Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL). As a result, we’re looking for a Program Design and Learning Specialist who will be seated in Washington, DC. If interested and qualified, we welcome you to post for this challenging opportunity.

SECURITY CLEARANCE: Secret Level Clearance; must be within scope (10-Years) and appear in JPAS – the select candidate may be authorized to begin work with an interim Secret security clearance.

PERIOD OF PERFORMANCE: One (1) Year from the Date of Assignment with the potential for two (2) follow-on Option Years.

BACKGROUND
The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is responsible for narcotics control assistance activities and international criminal justice issues for the US Department of State (DOS). The Office of Knowledge Management, Division of Design and Learning (INL/KM/DDL) oversees the best-in-class program design approaches, including applying standard metrics to measure the impact of INL’s overseas programs, and using evaluations to learn from our foreign assistance programming. DDL works closely with all INL offices, collaborating on industry standard doctrine and practices, designing new ways of doing business.

RELATIONSHIP
The Specialist will report to his/her contracting company. The Contractor works most closely with the INL/KM/DDL Office. The Contracting Company works most closely with the INL Contracting Officer (CO) and Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR). The Contractor shall maintain open, timely, and effective communications with the INL/KM/DDL Team Leader and, as appropriate, with the INL/KM/DDL Director on issues falling under the scope of work, resulting in a relationship that proactively addresses potential problems with flexible, workable solutions.

Qualifications

  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a concentration in International Law, International Relations, Political Science, Environmental Policy, Economics, History, Law, Statistics, or in the Humanities.
  • Demonstrated experience in program management and monitoring and evaluation.
  • Demonstrated excellence in oral and written English communication skills.
  • Demonstrated superior interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in computer and web-based applications including Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate Degree from an accredited college or university with a concentration in International Law, International Relations, Political Science, Environmental Policy, Economics, History, Law, Statistics, or in the Humanities.
  • Demonstrated experience working or coordinating with other relevant U.S. government agencies (e.g., Departments of Justice and Treasury) and NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations).
  • Demonstrated experience in the Department of State’s foreign assistance process, the structure and hierarchy of U.S. embassies, and the Department of State’s policies and processes including paper flow, clearance process, etc.

Application instructions

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