International development is as much a business as it is a labor of love, and chances are you won’t choose your next assignment based on the money.
That said, compensation is an important part of human resources management, and comprehensive data on salaries and benefits is hard to come by. That’s why Devex is shedding light on the salaries and work of those holding jobs that international development organizations commonly hire for. It’s part of our mission to help aid professionals do good and make informed decisions about their careers.
Today’s spotlight is on a team leader contracted by a consultancy for an aid project in Moldova.
Position title: team leader
Position type: full-time
Sample tasks: develop and manage the schedule of project activities and work plans, supervise the technical assistance team, coordinate project implementation, provide advice to the funding agency and beneficiary institutions
Salary: $15,500+ per month
Moldova’s foreign aid job market