Creative Associates International is a dynamic, fast-growing global development firm that specializes in education, economic growth, democratic development and post-crisis stabilization. Based in Washington, D.C., Creative has a field presence in more than 25 countries with a strong client portfolio that includes the U.S. Agency for International Development and the State Department, among others. Since its founding in 1977, Creative has earned a solid reputation among its clients and is well-regarded by competitors and partners alike.
Creative Associates International, Inc. (Creative) is seeking a Director of Operations and Administration for an anticipated USAID-funded program in Ethiopia. The Director is to be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and will be responsible for the technical leadership and in-country management of the program. The Director will support the Chief of Party (COP) and provide overall day-to-day management and coordination of project operations and administration, including logistical management, finances, grants, human resources, and procurement. S/he should have appropriate levels of complementary expertise, professional and work experience to support the COP and coherent and effective program coordination, and possess the relevant management, communication, and interpersonal skills to fulfill this role.