The Chief of Party will provide technical leadership and oversight of programmatic activities to ensure quality, timeliness, and efficiency of all products and activities generated under the USAID Asia Counter Trafficking in Persons (Asia CTIP) project. The program goal will be to reduce trafficking in persons in Asia.
The Chief of Party will be responsible for technical leadership, administrative oversight, and overall implementation of the activity. S/he will effectively manage project operations; ensure that all deadlines are met and targets are achieved; coordinate and maintain working relationships with project stakeholders (including international organizations, private industry stakeholders, subgrantees and subcontractors); lead collaborative initiatives with CTIP actors; and oversee the preparation and timely submission of deliverables and reports to USAID.
Successful candidates will have strong management skills as well as salient experience implementing human rights or related development projects, preferably in Asia. Expertise in designing, managing, and implementing USAID projects is strongly preferred. Candidates should be able to demonstrate effective management of transnational staff as well as the ability to negotiate and partner with government, private sector, community, and donor entities. Significant project management experience and leadership is required.
Advanced degree required in international relations, social science, political science, or other related field.