The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Program Assistant

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  • Post published:Aug 2, 2022
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Job Description

Key competencies

  • Competency 1: Sense of initiative, robust organizational and project management skills, ability to work autonomously and cross-functionally while remaining flexible to changing tasks, priorities, and roles and responsibilities.
  • Competency 2: Clear and consistent communication skills, both verbal and written; bias for collaboration and partnership.
  • Competency 3: Strong people orientation, open-mindedness and eagerness to engage with partners, colleagues and collaborators with whom principals interact.

Hiring Requirements

As part of our standard hiring process for new employees, employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a background check.


Depending upon your work location, we may require proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 and any recommended booster doses. All employees based in the United States are to provide proof of full vaccination upon hire and any recommended boosters, subject to applicable laws.


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