Deputy Program Manager for Latin America

  • Entry-level, Full-time staff position
  • Posted on 16 July 2019

Job Description

Checchi and Company Consulting seeks a Deputy Program Manager to support its operations with USAID-funded programs in Latin America.

Responsibilities:

The Deputy Program Manager will provide day-to-day administrative and logistical support for Checchi Consulting’s rule of law and anti-corruption projects in Latin America. Specific responsibilities include the following: mobilize consultants for short-term assignments, assist with quarterly and annual reports, help ensure compliance with USAID procedures, provide occasional translation of documents, and support the company’s new business development activities in the region. Periodic travel to Latin America is required for this position.

Qualifications:

Candidates must be fluent in Spanish, detail-oriented, and have excellent organizational, communication and writing skills. Preferred candidates will have prior relevant experience, including experience in Latin America.

How to apply:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to lacrecruitment@checchiconsulting.com. Apply by July 30, 2019. No telephone calls, please. Candidates are encouraged to visit our website at www.checchiconsulting.com. EOE.

About the Organization

Checchi and Company Consulting (Checchi) supports the development of more just and democratic societies by providing technical assistance to strengthen justice sector institutions, combat corruption, and increase the involvement of civil society in reform initiatives. Our monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL) practice helps improve outcomes across all development sectors. We have completed long-term projects in more than 120 countries around the world, including many fragile and post-conflict states. Checchi has provided technical assistance in such areas as improving access to justice; institutional strengthening; legislative and policy reform; judicial training and legal education; and security sector reform. The company has implemented anti-corruption projects focused on increasing government accountability and transparency; improving the investigation and prosecution of corruption; and promoting citizen participation and access to information. Checchi’s MEL work spans the spectrum of quantitative, qualitative and mixed approaches to managing and evaluating performance. Our principal client is the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

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