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Education Team Leader, GS-14 (72038819R00010)

Applicable for U.S./Third Country Nationals

The Education Team Leader serves as an effective liaison with a wide array of individuals and institutions. S/he serves as the Mission’s primary representative to high-ranking officials in the Ministry of Primary and Mass Education, the Ministry of Education and education sector development partners, including non-governmental organizations (NGOs). The incumbent leads and advises the U.S. Government’s donor and inter-Agency coordination in the education sector for the Rohingya response. Because of the cross-cutting nature of the education in crisis activity, the incumbent seeks synergy and complementarities with other USAID offices and the interagency. The incumbent ensures interventions are coordinated, well-designed, and evidence-based, and is expected to plan and promote a solid evaluation and assessment plan for the education portfolio.

The Education Team Leader must also possess excellent interpersonal, presentation and negotiation skills, as well as excellent political acumen, reporting skills, and the ability to operate with a high degree of autonomy, responsibility and sound judgment in politically challenging environment. Strong team-building and mentoring are essential as s/he will direct the three-member Education team, all of whom will be new hires to USAID/Bangladesh.

The Education Team Leader reports to the Director of the Office of Population, Health, Nutrition and Education and has a direct and strong relationship with the Mission senior leadership, including regularly briefing and advising senior leadership on education and policy issues.

Opening Date: May 30, 2019

Closing Date: June 29, 2019

 

Application for Employment:

Application for Federal Employment: AID-302-3

Last updated: July 09, 2019

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