The Carter Center is a 501(c)(3), not-for-profit, nongovernmental organization founded in 1982 in Atlanta, GA, by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, in partnership with Emory University. The Center has helped to improve millions of lives in more than 80 countries by waging peace, fighting disease, and building hope. The Carter Center is guided by a fundamental commitment to human rights and the alleviation of human suffering. It seeks to prevent and resolve conflicts, enhance freedom and democracy, and improve health.
The Carter Center collaborates with other organizations, public or private, in carrying out its mission around the world. Current information about the Center’s many programs and activities are available at The Carter Center.
THE CHINA PROGRAM
The Carter Center's China Program is dedicated to preserving this legacy and advancing U.S.-China relations by building synergy between China and the United States on issues of global importance, including fostering greater cooperation between them in other nations, providing resources and scholarship, and nurturing the next generation of young leaders who can shape the critical U.S.-China bilateral relationship to be a cornerstone of global peace and prosperity.The China Program is initiating pilot programs to highlight the benefits of coordinated and collective action between the United States and China in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
Under the direction of the Program Director, the Senior Program Associate designs and implements program activities based on research on issues related to U.S.-China relations and the possibility of U.S.-China collaboration in Africa, Latin America, Southeast Asia, etc. The Senior Program Associate manages program websites, represents the China Program at meetings and events, plans and monitors the program's budget and grants, drafts grant proposals and donor reports, and prepares briefing materials for senior management and may supervise staff and interns. This is scheduled to be a one year position.
FORMAL JOB DESCRIPTION:
Bachelor's degree in a field related to specified program areas and four years related program management experience, or equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.
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