Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Research Analyst Position, The Cadmus Group (Recent Grad)

Cadmus Group seeks an entry-level professional to provide both administrative and technical support to our growing International Environment and Development Practice.

The practice supports the environmentally and socially sound design and implementation of international development projects in Africa, Latin America/Caribbean, Eurasia, the Middle East, and Asia/Pacific funded by USAID and other donors.

Duties will initially be about 75% administrative, with technical elements growing over the first year to a more even balance between the two. No international travel is anticipated during the first year; following the first year this professional may travel as needed (up to 10% time) to support trainings, assessments and other field work in developing countries.

  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the following: Environmental, Earth, or Climate Sciences; Natural Resources Management; Tropical Agriculture; Public Health; International Relations; Social Sciences with clear focus in international development; or a related discipline;
  • Demonstrated facility completing program or organizational administrative tasks, including excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced environment;
  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word, and general proficiency in the broader MS Office suite of programs; and
  • Facility in Arabic, Spanish, French, Portuguese, or other relevant international development language (minimum Foreign Service Institute Level S2 & R2, or equivalent)
  • Following the first year, availability for international travel to developing areas up to 10% of the time.
  • Successful completion of an internship in a business consulting, environmental management, or government services setting
  • Previous experience with Salesforce and SharePoint platforms
  • Field-based international development experience gained through an academic, professional, or volunteer capacity

Full details & application available here.