Afghanistan Recruiter (6-9)
DAI - Bethesda, MD

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Job Title/Grade : Associate Recruiter, Afghanistan (6) OR

Recruiter, Afghanistan (7) OR

Senior Recruiter, Afghanistan (8) OR

Principal Recruiter, Afghanistan (9)

Department : Business Development

Function of the Position:

DAI’s Business Development department is seeking a highly motivated and skilled individual with full life cycle recruitment experience and/or other relevant experience in international development to join its Recruitment team. The ideal candidate will be able to recruit individuals for positions identified on USAID proposals and current DAI USAID projects, covering a wide variety of subject matter areas. The successful candidate’s qualifications will determine the level of their position (Associate Recruiter, International Recruiter, Senior International Recruiter or Principal Recruiter). The recruiter will report to the MENA/Afghanistan Geography Recruitment Manager.

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Lead complex recruitment assignments that require creative applications of knowledge to specific UASID and Afghanistan recruitment challenges
  • Work with proposal and hiring managers to develop position descriptions
  • Source appropriate candidates through internal and external networks, industry events, DAI’s internal recruitment database and online electronic resources
  • Follow standardized processes to screen and select the best candidates, ensuring compliance with all governmental and client employment specifications
  • Facilitate decision-making by hiring managers in order to meet hiring deadlines
  • Help proposal teams develop appropriate staffing plans according to proposal requirements
  • Negotiate candidate salaries, benefits and allowances within proposal budget constraints and client regulations
  • Ensure that all staffing documentation submitted with proposals complies with donor specifications (including letters of commitment, references, due diligence, and other proposal documents)
  • Tailor candidates’ CVs to address qualifications required for roles specified in proposals; provide other writing inputs to proposals, as needed
Senior / Principal Recruiter will mentor and supervise junior staff on proposal efforts.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Grade 9 : Minimum of 7 years of relevant professional experience and a Bachelor’s degree or minimum of 5 years of relevant professional experience and a Master’s degree
  • Grade 8 : Minimum of 5 years of relevant professional experience and a Bachelor’s degree or minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience and a Master’s degree
  • Grade 7: Minimum of 4 years of relevant professional experience and a Bachelor’s degree or minimum of 2 years of relevant professional experience and a Master’s degree
  • Grade 6: Minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience and a Bachelor’s degree or minimum of 1 years of relevant professional experience and a Master’s degree
  • Experience working in international development, preferably in recruitment for USAID contracts, project management, or business development
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment with only general direction
  • Ability to take responsibility for assignments and report on progress with minimal oversight
  • Ability to communicate clearly and professionally with internal clients and external candidates, both verbally and in writing
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent interpersonal and time management skills, and ability to work effectively with diverse teams and handle many tasks simultaneously, often with inflexible deadlines
  • Equivalent combinations of experience and training will be considered
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States
  • Must be willing to travel to Afghanistan

Preferred Qualifications:
  • USAID proposal and project recruitment experience
  • Fluency in relevant foreign language

Supervisory Requirements: None

Status: Exempt

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