Program Assistant/Associate, Innovative Training Solutions

Details

• Location: Washington, DC 
• Date Posted: August 1, 2020
• Application Deadline: September 30, 2020
• Job Type: Full-time 

Summary

Eurasia Foundation (EF) is accepting applications for a Program Assistant/ Associate (PA) to join EF’s Innovative Training Solutions team. The PA reports to the Program Manager and will directly contribute to the successful implementation of EF’s innovative civil society capacity building program on advancing the rights of persons with disabilities (PwD).

Duties

• Contribute to the planning, implementation, and evaluation of program activities such as capacity building trainings and online workshops;
• Monitor the progress of course participants towards program outcomes, and contribute in revising program’s strategies accordingly if necessary; 
• Liaise with instructors to ensure clear communication with course participants; 
• Design innovative methods to engage program participants; 
• Conduct outreach campaigns utilizing social media tools and other methods as necessary; 
• Provide substantial support in drafting narrative quarterly and final reports;
• Provide administrative support for program-related procurements;
• Generate content for the website when required.
 

Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in international development, social work, disability studies, area studies, management, or another relevant field required; Master’s degree preferred; 
• Familiarity with the international convention of the rights of persons with disability (CRPD) and experience in working with and for PwD community is highly preferred;
• Familiarity with creating advocacy campaigns and/or social entrepreneurship skills is highly desired;
• At least two years of work experience is required; work experience on international development projects is preferred; 
• Experience with social media tools, blogging, content management systems, and E-learning platforms such as WordPress and Moodle;
• Exceptional writing, research, and communications skills; 
• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; 
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
• Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment;
• Experience in educational projects and online training is a plus;
• Fluency in English and Farsi/Dari is required.

Apply

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@eurasia.org with PA-PwD in the subject line. 

No phone calls, please. 

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