The Global Development team implements programs to enhance the capacity of individuals, institutions, and communities to create a more peaceful and just world. Under the supervision of the Program Specialist, the Program Officer serves as the overall point of contact, conduit, back-stopper, and project manager for WL sector specialty or country portfolio, working to connect internal and external stakeholders for information exchange, program development, and maximized delivery of resources to field projects. The Program Officer works directly with field-based project leadership to guide implementation of programs including responsibility for high quality technical deliverables and programmatic reports, and for monitoring workplans and budgets. The Program Officer collaborates closely with technical advisors as well as members of World Learning support units including the finance, operations, compliance, HR, communications, and monitoring, evaluation, and learning teams. In addition, the Program Officer supports new business development, assisting with research, partnership development, and program design tasks, as assigned.