Technical Advisor/Subject Matter Expert, U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Counterterrorism

  • Posted on 2 July 2020

Job Description

Proposal Summary:

MSI is recruiting a Technical Advisor/Subject Matter Expert for an evaluation services task order issued under the U.S Department of State Performance Management and Evaluation Services IDIQ contract. This task order will procure evaluation services for the Bureau of Counterterrorism. This is a proposal opportunity at this time with a potential to lead to an employment opportunity.

Position Summary:

The technical advisors/subject matter experts will support the team lead to ensure the submission of high-quality, relevant, accurate and timely deliverables responsive to task order and client needs.


· Support team lead in the development of sound evaluation tools tailored to the context of DOS’ Bureau of Counterterrorism

· Advise the team on unique challenges and opportunities facing the Bureau that may affect the programs under evaluation

· Play key role in data collection and analysis


· Experience working with or within the Department of State Bureau of Counterterrorism or in a comparable role, highly preferred.

· Degree in public affairs, international relations, security studies, or a comparable program.

· Strong interpersonal, data management, reporting, writing and analytical skills; attention to detail and the ability to be flexible in a dynamic environment, exemplified self-management, project management and strategic thinking and the skills and ability to gather and maintain information

Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

MSI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer.

Reasonable Accommodations: MSI is dedicated to hiring an inclusive workforce. If you would like to request reasonable accommodations during the application process, please email with “Reasonable Accommodations” in the title. Our recruitment team looks forward to engaging in an interactive process to provide reasonable accommodations for candidates.

MSI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer.

About the Organization

Company Profile:

MSI, a Tetra Tech Company, is a Washington, D.C. metro area international development firm with a 35-year history of delivering development results across the world. Our core expertise is in the fields of monitoring and evaluation (M&E), institutional development, public sector management, governance and anti-corruption. MSI has implemented projects in 90 countries around the world such as Jordan, Kenya, Indonesia, Syria, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Ukraine, Colombia and Mexico. As one of the leading companies in our field, MSI has partnered with organizations across all sectors of international development to support clients ranging from large bilateral and multilateral donors such as USAID, the World Bank and the United Nations Development Program to national and local governments, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), think tanks, foundations and universities. For more information on MSI, please visit our website at

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