Program Assistant/Program Associate, Innovative Training Solutions

Details

  • Location: Washington, DC 
  • Date Posted: April 20, 2021
  • Application Deadline: Rolling basis  
  • Job Type: Full-time  

Summary

Eurasia Foundation (EF), a US-based international development organization promoting good governance and vibrant civil society, is accepting applications for a Program Assistant (PA). The PA will be a member of EF’s Innovative Training Solutions team and is responsible for providing backstopping support for remote capacity building programs designed to strengthen civil society organizations in restrictive environments. 

Duties

  • Contribute to the planning and implementation of the program to achieve its objectives;   
  • Provide administrative and backstopping support for the delivery of online training courses;  
  • Provide support for the program’s outreach campaigns utilizing social media skills and other methods as necessary;  
  • Draft content for the website and social media as required;  
  • Perform other administrative, coordination and operational duties as necessary for the successful implementation of the program

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in political science, international relations, sociology, area studies, or another relevant field required; Master’s degree preferred;  
  • At least two years of work experience is required; work experience on international development projects is highly desirable;  
  • 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 assist with multiple ongoing programs;  
  • Experience in educational projects and online training is a plus;  
  • Fluency in English is required and in Farsi/Dari is highly desired.  

Apply

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

No phone calls, please. 

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