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Project Management
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International Development Group
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190L0 Requisition #
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Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in education, business, program/project management, or a related field from an accredited university.
  • Minimum of 14 years of experience in similar education intervention activities, and experience managing complex international donor-funded development activities in challenging environments.
  • At least 5 years of experience in development in Eastern Europe/Central Asia or former Soviet countries.
  • Experience managing early grade reading programming is required; experience in teacher professional development and community engagement preferred.
  • Demonstrated leadership, effective organizational development, partnership-building, managerial, team-building and communication skills.
  • Prior experience working on USAID-funded projects and strong knowledge of USAID rules and regulations.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in complex, politically charged environments, work across different cultures, and manage diverse teams to deliver impact within agreed timelines.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of capacity development and professional development is preferred.
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
  • Proficiency in oral and written communication in Georgian and/or Russian preferred.

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Physical and mental demands of this role include those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job, as outlined above.  Examples include:  remaining in a stationary position for long periods of time; operating a computer and other office machinery; thinking, learning, and concentrating effectively and frequently communicating with other people, both within RTI and outside of RTI; frequently moving about inside and travel between offices and laboratories; frequently conducting laboratory site inspections (if applicable), ability to handle the stress associated in meeting frequent, multiple and tight deadlines, ability to work in excess of 40 hours per week as workload and deadlines may require, consistent demonstration of mental stability and ability to have regular, reliable and predictable attendance.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job, per RTI procedure 4.2.1. 


RTI International is an independent, nonprofit research institute dedicated to improving the human condition. Clients rely on us to answer questions that demand an objective and multidisciplinary approach—one that integrates expertise across the social and laboratory sciences, engineering, and international development. We believe in the promise of science, and we are inspired every day to deliver on that promise for the good of people, communities, and businesses around the world. For more information, visit www.rti.org.


We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Further information is available here.

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