The U.S. Mission in Accra, Ghana is seeking a highly motivated and qualified individual for the position of AID DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT SPECIALIST in the Health Population and Nutrition Office (HPNO) of USAID/Ghana.  The Program Management Specialist will perform a range of administrative and financial management tasks for the overall portfolio of the HPNO Office, which includes several Presidential Initiatives and other directives that require special handling.  S/he will support the Office Chief and all of the teams of the office in accomplishing key requirements to keep funds and program reporting on track, and serve as a key resource person to ensure good financial reporting by technical assistance teams. 

Education & Prior Work Experience:  A Bachelor’s degree in administration, business studies, accounting or related field, and at least 5 years of progressively responsible experience in the administration of international development programs, with expertise in planning, budgeting and monitoring of USAID-funded technical assistance activities is required.


Salary Range:  GH¢ 27,677.00 – GH¢41,515.00 p.a. (depending on qualification and experience)

Interested individuals should submit cover letter, Curriculum Vitae with references and relevant certificates to:

Regional Executive Office

USAID/West Africa

P.O. Box 1630, Accra


By Email to:


Note: When submitting your application via email, please start the subject line with the position title. 



Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

USAID/Ghana anticipates awarding a Personal Service Contract (PSC) regarding this announcement. Note that this does not constitute any guarantee that a PSC will be awarded as a result of this announcement

Friday, March 14, 2014 - 9:00am

Last updated: May 23, 2014