Creative Associates seeks a Program Development Officer for an anticipated project funded by the United States Agency for International Development’s Office of Transition Initiatives (USAID/OTI) in Malaysia. USAID/OTI-funded projects support U.S. foreign policy objectives by helping local partners advance peace and democracy. OTI provides fast, flexible, short-term assistance targeted at key political transition and stabilization needs. The new program will aim to strengthen democracy and national stability in the country. The PDO is responsible for grass-roots development of project concepts and activity submissions. The PDO will interact with community groups, non-governmental organizations, community-based organizations, associations, and other groups implementing funded activities or potential partners for activities.
The Program Development Officer will have principal responsibility for: