Organization: International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc.
Closing date: 17 Nov 2017
International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), a U.S. based international development consulting company established in 1987, has worked in over one hundred countries and implemented over two hundred projects. IBTCI serves government agencies, private sector companies and several donor agencies. IBTCI specializes in Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) across many sectors including, but not limited to, conflict and crisis, democracy and governance, economic growth, education, environment, and global health.
Job Title: Learning Specialist
Department/Location: Accra, Ghana
Reports To: Research Director
Type: Regular Full-Time
Overview: IBTCI seeks a Learning Specialist for USAID’s Peace through Evaluation, Learning and Adapting Activity (PELA) in Ghana. The purpose of this activity is to support USAID/West Africa to be a more effective, efficient and adaptable operating unit in achieving the development objective of strengthening systems of non-violent conflict management in West Africa. The activity will strengthen USAID’s effectiveness implementing its projects; coordinating its activities; learning from its experiences; and serving as an information, communication, and thought leader regarding peace promotion and countering violent extremism (CVE) in the West Africa region. This position is based in Accra, Ghana with a period of performance of 51 months. Ghanaian nationals are encouraged to apply for this position.
This position is contingent upon award.
Essential Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities:
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Education: Bachelor’s degree in public administration, political science, international relations, conflict resolution and peacebuilding or related field required. Master’s degree preferred.
Working Environment: Work is typically performed in an office environment with some field work.
Physical Requirements: This is largely a sedentary position that requires the ability to speak, hear, see, and lift small objects up to 20 lbs.
Supervisory Responsibility: This position does have supervisory responsibilities.
Travel: Travel to other countries in the West Africa region is required.
How to apply:
To submit an application, please visit our website: https://careers-ibtci.icims.com/jobs/1648/learning-specialist—ghana/job
No phone calls please. Applications will be acknowledged, but only final candidates for particular activities will be contacted.