Creative Associates seeks a Deputy Chief of Party (COP) for an upcoming USAID-funded economic growth program in Afghanistan focusing on integration of internally displaced people, returnees, former militia fighters, women and youth into the economy in rural and peri-urban areas of Afghanistan. The overall goal of the program is to increase jobs for target populations in rural and peri-urban areas. The DCOP supports the Chief of Party (COP), acts for the COP as needed, and carries out any other tasks assigned by the COP to ensure proper management of the Contract.
The DCOP works under the leadership of the COP and supports the COP in appropriate technical and coordination aspects of program.
Seamless management of all operational aspects of project implementation including finances, office administration, human resources, security, procurement, local subcontractors, and grants (if required) in compliance with Creative and U.S. Government policies and procedures.
Strong technical contributions to program activities and results.
The DCOP will oversee all aspects of project implementation through direct supervision of its project components, as directed by the COP.