The USAID Development Program Specialist is posted in the Environment Office (EO), USAID/Philippines. The Specialist leads the program and budget operations within EO and coordinates with other USAID/Philippines offices and stakeholders to ensure successful implementation of portfolio requirements for the USAID bilateral energy, environment and climate change programs in the Philippines as well as for the environment programs that the Specialist also manages, supports or backstops EO activities in the Pacific Islands. The Specialist performs five basic functions....

The USAID Development Program Specialist is posted in the Environment Office (EO), USAID/Philippines. The Specialist leads the program and budget operations within EO and coordinates with other USAID/Philippines offices and stakeholders to ensure successful implementation of portfolio requirements for the USAID bilateral energy, environment and climate change programs in the Philippines as well as for the environment programs that the Specialist also manages, supports or backstops EO activities in the Pacific Islands.

The Specialist performs five basic functions: 1) leads the preparation of program and budget specific documents for program implementation including the EO procurement plan and formulation of budgets, 2) monitors, analyzes and reports on EO program compliance with targets under USAID initiatives such as USAID’s Journey to Self-Reliance, Country Development Cooperation Strategy (CDCS), other USAID Initiatives like Private Sector Engagement, and other Presidential initiatives such as the Indo-Pacific Strategy (IPS); 3) leads EO response to Washington, Program Office and U. S. Embassy taskers and other reporting requirements, 4) advises the EO Office Director and EO technical staff on budget and program matters, 5) liaises with USAID/Washington on program and budget issues. S/he serves as the EO primary point of contact on matters relating to program operations within EO. Travel within the Philippines is required on a limited basis... Click here for salary and qualifications required.

 

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