Under direction of the Grants Specialist, the Grants assistant helps develop and implement post's civil society and NGO development programs; assists the Grants Specialist in administering the Democracy Commission Small Grants program, including maintaining the contact database, assisting with technical reviews of proposals, and conducting on-site program monitoring; and maintains professional contacts with civil society representatives.
Qualifications and Evaluations
EXPERIENCE: One year of grants-related work, administrative, and/or project-implementation experience is required.
College Education is required.
LANGUAGE: Level IV (fluency)) Speaking/Reading/Writing English is required. Level IV (fluency) speaking/reading/writing Romanian is required. Level IV (fluency) speaking/reading/writing Russian is required. (This may be tested.)
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
- Must be able to work skillfully and smoothly under pressure and tight deadlines.
- Must possess flexibility in adjusting to rapidly and unexpectedly changing priorities.
- Must have computer experience: word processing, Internet, and email.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.
All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.
Deadline: September 19, 2018