USAID extends help from the American people to achieve results for the poorest and most vulnerable around the world. USAID Foreign Service Officers work on the front lines of some of the most pressing global challenges of our times, including poverty, hunger, injustice, disease, environmental degradation, climate change, conflict and violent extremism.

Current Opportunities for U.S. Agency for International Development

Supply Chain Advisor

Opportunity Type: Internship
Application Deadline: December 07, 2017
Description: The Office of HIV/AIDS (OHA) within USAID’s Bureau for Global Health (GH) is the center of HIV/AIDS technical leadership for the Agency with primary responsibility for the Agency’s HIV/AIDS program. OHA provides strategic direction, technical leadership, and support to field programs in HIV and AIDS. It provides input to decisions concerning the strategic allocation of financial and human resources in the sector and assists in designing, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating programs. This entails:

  • Ensuring the technical integrity of Agency and Mission strategies.
  • Providing global technical leadership on the full range of issues related to HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment.
  • Managing numerous research and field support programs.
  • Monitoring and reporting on the impact of the Agency’s HIV/AIDS program.

The Supply Chain for Health Division (GH/OHA/SCH) leads OHA’s commodities program in support of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), and is responsible for managing the procurement and supply of commodities; providing technical leadership to supply chain sustainability in countries by collaborating with the United States Government (USG) and international partners; and supporting USAID Missions in their supply chain management programs, providing supply chain assistance as requested by Agency leadership.

Donald M Payne International Development Fellowship

Opportunity Type: Fellowship
Application Deadline: January 19, 2018
Description: Howard University, in cooperation with the U.S. Agency for International Development, invites outstanding individuals interested in international development and careers in the USAID Foreign Service to apply for the 2015 Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship. Candidates can be graduating seniors or college graduates with strong academic records and a desire to promote positive change in the world. The Payne Program encourages the application of members of minority groups historically underrepresented in the Foreign Service and those with financial need. Selected fellows will receive support for graduate school and will enter into an exciting and rewarding career.

Contact Information

U.S. Agency for International Development
2218 6th St. NW
Washington, DC 20059
www.paynefellows.org