Technical Positions – Women in the Economy II, Afghanistan

Job
from Tetra Tech
Closing date: 22 Nov 2019

Tetra Tech International Development Services (http://www.tetratech.com/intdev), headquartered in Arlington, VA, is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for a range of technical positions on a USAID funded program in Afghanistan.

The purpose of the anticipated activity Women in the Economy II is to build upon USAID’s previous economic growth projects particularly the lessons learned from Promote - Women in Economy’s. This project will provide a comprehensive approach to women’s entry into the economy and create the necessary conditions for achieving and maintaining peace.

Tetra Tech seeks candidates specialized in the following areas:

* Gender Integration

* Civil Society Strengthening

* Public Private Partnerships

* Producer Organization and Institutional Capacity Building

* Market Systems Strengthening

* Youth Empowerment and Entrepreneurship

* Social Behavior Change Communications

* Conflict sensitivity and mediation

* Project Communications

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will demonstrate effective management experience and proven experience managing complex programs in Afghanistan. Additionally, she/he should possess:

* Advanced degree in a related field of expertise required;

* A minimum of 5 years of work experience in the field of interest. Direct experience in Afghanistan strongly preferred;

* Knowledge of relevant Afghan regulations and procedures strongly preferred;

* Work experience providing contractual and financial oversight to USAID-funded projects of similar size and complexity;

* Excellent organizational skills and ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, stressful environment;

* Detail oriented, and ability to prioritize tasks and support program implementation while ensuring adherence to required policies and protocols;

* Fluency in English required. Proficiency in Dari and Pashtu preferred;

* Afghan nationals and especially women are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to apply:

To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the online application process:

* Cover Letter

* CV in reverse chronological format

Please ensure that all necessary documents are uploaded, as incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. No phone calls will be accepted.

Apply online at: http://bit.ly/361Eu51

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees - 20,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.