AidData Program Manager (TDF)

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Present Position Number01146WRole Code TitleProgram Admin Specialist IPosition TitleAidData Program Manager (TDF)Position Summary

AidData is currently seeking qualified applicants for a Program Manager, based in Williamsburg, VA. The position will lead a wide variety of projects, and offers a unique opportunity to work on cutting edge research with major policy stakeholders in the focus areas of emerging donors (e.g. China, Gulf Cooperation Council) and new models of funding development globally. Position will be responsible for leading and managing engagements with a multitude of stakeholders/partners, as well as providing support on preparing research proposals, design, implementation and monitoring, data management, report writing and dissemination and policy outreach.

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in economics, social sciences, public policy, or related field
• 1-2 years of experience delivering high quality outputs.
• Excellent management and organizational skills along with strong quantitative skills
• Fluency and excellent communication skills in English
• Flexible, self-motivating, detail-oriented, able to manage multiple tasks efficiently, a team player
• Demonstrated ability to manage high-level relationships with partner organizations
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a demanding and complex work environment, to carry out assignments in a timely manner, and to adapt to changing situations and priorities
•Strong and effective interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of researchers, clients, partners, data users, and staff

Preferred Qualifications

• Master’s degree in economics, social sciences, public policy, or related field
• Knowledge of Stata, R, ArcGIS, QGIS or other data analysis software is strongly preferred
• Experience conducting research on Chinese official/development finance, blended finance, BRICS, South-South cooperation, familiarity with contemporary development issues, major actors, etc.
• Willingness to travel abroad, at times on short notice
• Previous experience leading international development research in a project and client management capacity preferred.

Advertised Pay RangeUp to $49,000, Commensurate with ExperienceDepartment3KM100 Global Research InstituteLocationWilliam & MaryUniversity Salary Range

U07Job Open Date03/11/2019Review Begin DateJob Close DateOpen Until FilledYesEmployment CategoryOperational FTPosition Term12-MonthSpecial Application Instructions

This position has been reopened all previous applications are still under consideration and do not need to reapply.

Conditions of Employment:

Final hire for this position contingent upon available funds.

EEO Statement

William & Mary is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access employer and actively encourages applications from minorities, women, disabled persons and veterans.

Background Check Statement

William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a bachelor’s degree in economics, social sciences, public policy, or related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have 1-2 years of professional experience delivering high quality outputs?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you fluent in English?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have a master’s degree in economics, social sciences, public policy, or related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have 1-2 years of professional experience delivering high quality outputs?
    • Yes
    • No
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