Partners of the Americas busca candidatos calificados para el puesto de Oficial de M&E para un proyecto potencial financiado por el Departamento de Trabajo de los Estados Unidos (USDOL). El motivo del proyecto es mejorar condiciones laborales en el sector automotriz en Mexico, enfocándose en fábricas pequeñas y medianas en tamaño. La estrategia del programa para lograr esta meta es motivar a empleadores del sector automotriz Mexicano a (1) proactivamente adoptar practicas laborales que sigan leyes recentes implementados en Mexico acerca de la justicia laboral, y (2) a mejorar condiciones laborales en sus empresas. Los objetivos del proyecto potencial son: (1) implementación y aplicación consistente con los nuevos requisitos laborales y (2) condiciones laborales mejorados en la cadena de suministro automotriz Mexicano.

Partners of the Americas seeks qualified candidates for the position of M&E Officer for a possible project funded by the United States Department of Labor (USDOL). The goal of the project is to improve working conditions in Mexico’s automotive supply chain with a focus on small and medium-sized manufacturers. The project aims to engage employers to proactively adopt labor practices consistent with recent labor laws passed in Mexico and to address working condition challenges in their firms to achieve employer compliance with these new labor requirements and improve working conditions in the Mexican automotive supply chain.

The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) based in Washington, D.C. reports to the President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and assumes a strategic role in the management of the organization. The CFO will be responsible for planning, implementing, managing and controlling all financial-related activities. The CFO has direct responsibility for accounting, finance, treasury, and contracts and grants. The CFO has the responsibility for managing financial IT infrastructure; in addition, the CFO will dedicate time to support resource development related to the financial budgeting of all proposals and awards.

POA is looking for a Monetization Agent (MA) to develop a monetization plan for a USDA Food for Progress proposal and, if awarded, provide sales agent services.

POA is looking for a Chief of Party (COP), with knowledge of the Colombian cacao value chain, to provide overall vision, technical and administrative leadership, and expertise for the program. The COP will manage all aspects of program implementation. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to technical, administrative, operational, and logistical management interventions. The COP will take a leadership role in coordinating the program team, consortium members, public and private sector partners, and will liaise with USDA as necessary. The COP will be responsible for ensuring that programmatic implementation meets expected standards of technical quality in compliance with USDA requirements, including monitoring, evaluation, and learning. S/he will ensure completion of reports, evaluations, analyses, assessments, and deliverables in compliance with USDA quality standards.  

Partners of the Americas is an international grassroots organization that connects individuals and organizations to serve and change lives through lasting partnerships in the Western Hemisphere. The IT Support Specialist will support Partners’ International Office in Washington, D.C., as well as our consultants, with the implementation of new technology and infrastructure projects. The IT Support Specialist will report to the President and CEO, or his designee, and will work closely with Partners’ IT service providers.