Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology — creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today's interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of: Program Manager, LINKAGES Project based in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
FHI 360 in collaboration with Implementing Partners in Sri Lanka is implementing the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-supported “Technical Assistance Partnership” under the Global LINKAGES Project. This partnership assistance focuses on strengthening the HIV response among key population (KP), thereby helping to maintaining low HIV prevalence status.
Program Manager will be based in Colombo and will work under the direct supervision of Technical Advisor, LINKAGES Sri Lanka, based in FHI 360 in India. S/he will assist the Technical Advisor in developing annual work plan and progress reports for submission to USAID and to undertake other important documentation. S/he will play a major role in overseeing local procurements and in the day-to-day coordination with local partner/s and consultants to ensure timely execution of the different technical assistance activities in Sri Lanka.
This job description summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.
We offer competitive compensation and an outstanding benefit package. Please click here to visit FHI 360's Career Center for a list of all open positions.
FHI 360 is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. FHI 360 is an equal employment and affirmative action employer whereby we do not engage in practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other status or characteristic protected under applicable law.