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Abt Associates South Sudan Promoting Civic Engagement and Peace (PCEP) Call for Consultants Abt Associates, a major American research, technical assistance, and international development company, seeks highly qualified technical specialists in the fields below for the anticipated USAID-funded Promoting Civic Engagement and Peace (PCEP) project. The project will promote stability, local solutions, and citizen participation to mitigate conflict, advance reconciliation efforts, increase access to information, and empower civil society. This five-year, US $75 million project is anticipated to start in October 2018 and run through September 2023.
The project will
Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in management, international development, public administration, business management, accounting, or financial management; a minimum of eight (8) years’ experience managing operations (including supervision of procurement and grants) of USAID-funded contracts; previous experience in South Sudan; and excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and CV to Kenya_IRSJobs@abtassoc.com with the title and position being applied for in the email subject line.