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Program Officer
Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Program Officer Scope of Work


The Development Innovations Group (DIG), an international development firm based in Bethesda, Maryland, is seeking a well-organized, self-motivated individual for the position of Program Officer. Ideal candidates will have exceptional writing and analytical skills, budgeting skills, a passion for international development, and foreign language proficiency (French preferred). The position is based in Bethesda, Maryland.


Activities for this position will include:

Program Support & Management:

·          Provide backstopping support to DIG programs worldwide, reporting to the Associate Director of Global Program Management;

·          Write and edit program progress reports and other deliverables;

·          Track deliverables to ensure their timely submission to donors and clients;

·          Help ensure compliance with donor regulations;

·          Create, track, and maintain programmatic budgets using Microsoft Excel;

·          Prepare and review purchase orders, expense reimbursements, and invoices;

·          Coordinate and direct logistical and administrative requests from the field;

·          Assist with translations, as needed;

·          File documents;

·          Other duties, as assigned.


Program Development:

·          Draft and edit sections of technical and/or cost proposals;

·          Maintain and update DIG website and marketing materials, including social media;

·          Conduct research for proposals.



Ideal applicants have the following skills and experience:

·          Interest in a career in international development;

·          Master’s degree in international development, economics, political science or related field;

·          At least 3 years of relevant work experience;

·          Excellent writing skills;

·          Excellent Microsoft Excel skills;

·          Strong interpersonal and communication skills;

·          Strong organizational skills, ability to multi-task, and detail-oriented;

·          Ability to travel 10-20% of the year.


We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send CV, cover letter, and three references to info@developinnovations.com, and title the message: “Program Officer.” For more information about our company, please visit our website at www.developinnovations.com.

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