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Democracy and Governance Staff Associate (US-Based Remote)

Tetra Tech International Development is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for a Democracy and Governance Staff Associate position. This position will be based in the Tetra Tech International Development Burlington, VT or Arlington, VA office with consideration of remote, US-based locations.



* Act as Deputy Project Manager on Democracy & Governance sector projects

* Provide contractual and financial oversight and management to on-going projects.

* Support Democracy & Governance sector new business development with proposal development, recruiting, and technical writing assignments.

* Support Democracy & Governance sector thought leadership initiatives.

* Correspond with USAID on project and contract management matters.

* Liaise with Project Management Team members at the Home Office and Field Office to ensure effective project outcomes.



* Master’s Degree in international development or related field;

* Minimum of 3 years of experience working in a professional services firm or similar organization;

* Minimum of two years of professional experience in a developing country is desired (service in a volunteer program is considered relevant);

* Prior experience with and knowledge of USAID and USG regulations, administration, management, reporting procedures, and systems preferred;

* Excellent communications skills, especially in client relations;

* Fluency in a second language in addition to English highly desirable;

* Availability to travel 30-40% (conditions permitting); and

* U.S. work authorization required.