Program Analyst

Job Title: Program Analyst
Job Number: GOV07
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Location Washington, DC
Clearance: Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance required. Candidate must be a US Citizen.

General Description:

The Program Analyst provides support to technical staff, performing a variety of both complex and routine administrative and analytical duties. These duties range from administrative-type tasks such as scheduling briefings and meetings and maintaining program files, to more complex analytical-type tasks such as collecting, compiling, and analyzing data for various program documents and designing and maintaining spreadsheets in support of active investigations. The program analyst will work closely with the team and provide input on related investigative issues.

The Program Analyst ranks tasks in order of importance and impending deadlines, and handles several tasks simultaneously. The individual must develop a working knowledge of USAID policies and guidelines, as well as corporate practices and procedures. The individual is expected to become familiar with OIG technical issues and policies.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Qualifications, Education and/or Experience

The Program Analyst must meet or exceed the following minimum qualifications.
• Assists agents in investigative activities.
• Participates in and records witness and subject interviews.
• Reviews and writes summaries of relevant information included in documents related to the investigation.
• Reviews financial and organizational documents and draws conclusions based on the information.
• Assists with the investigative plan.
• Liaises inter-agency and with outside agencies to coordinate action relating to investigations and trials.
• Researches individuals related to the investigation.
• Uses analytical skills to draw conclusions from the information provided to move the investigation forward.
• Participates in country team activities as needed.
• Participates in all relevant meetings for the purpose of assisting in investigative duties.
• Schedules meetings, books rooms, and compiles documents for meetings.
• Researches, plans, analyze, and organize technical and/or statistical information and develop data for use in briefings, publications, and reports.
• Researches USAID policies, procedures, and guidelines to determine whether implementing partners are following such.
• Performs other duties as assigned.