Graduate degree in social work, education or related area of child and adolescent welfare.
At least ten years' experience in holistic programs for children and adolescents in international settings with a preference for candidates that have at least two years’ experience working at a senior level
Demonstrated ability to develop and communicate evidenced-based strategies and policies, and to build consensus for these across multiple constituencies.
Excellent public speaking and written communication skills essential.
Experience in designing monitoring and evaluation to gauge effectiveness of child welfare programs against specified outcomes.
Familiarity with US Government policies and procedures; experience with host country governments, cooperating agencies, or private voluntary organizations helpful.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse teams.
High degree of judgment, ingenuity and originality to interpret strategy, to analyze, develop and present work and to monitor and evaluate implementation of programs.
Ability to travel domestically and internationally. Public Trust is required for this role.