Opportunities to Join the Feed the Future Team

bullet Last Updated: Feb 14, 2018
Check out these job opportunities with Feed the Future’s partner departments and agencies in the U.S. Government.

Interested in joining the Feed the Future team? On this page, you’ll find information on recent job openings at U.S. Government departments and agencies that collaborate on the Feed the Future initiative. We are currently hiring for positions that will support implementation of the new U.S. Government Global Food Security Strategy, which was submitted to Congress in 2016 as required by the Global Food Security Act. We will update this page with more opportunities as they arise.

For details and application instructions, please check out the links below.


Below are job opportunities with the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Bureau for Food Security (BFS), which leads the Feed the Future initiative in collaboration with 10 other U.S. Government agencies and departments. BFS coordinates these partners and leads implementation of the U.S. Government’s Global Food Security Strategy.

Foreign Service Limited Positions with USAID

These are term-limited positions (for up to 5 years, with possibility of extension) to work on implementation of the U.S. Government’s Global Food Security Strategy in USAID’s Bureau for Food Security (BFS). Please note that only U.S. citizens are eligible to apply for FSL positions.  

Position: Senior Youth Advisor, FSL-02 

Description: The Senior Youth Advisor will work on strategy development on youth, promote the institutionalization of the youth strategy and strengthen stakeholder engagement on youth issues.

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Open Date: January 31, 2018

Closing Date: February 23, 2018

Who May Apply: Only U.S. Citizens may apply

Position: Deputy Director for Center for Resilience, FSL-01 

Description: The Deputy Director for Center for Resilience will support the Director in providing strategic and thought leadership on the current and future direction for resilience efforts in USAID, including advising the Agency Resilience Leadership Council.

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Open Date: February 5, 2018

Closing Date: February 23, 2018

Who May Apply: Only U.S. Citizens may apply

Civil Service Positions with USAID

Please visit the individual USA Jobs announcements below for more details on each position and who is eligible to apply.

Check back for open civil service positions.

Opportunities at USAID through USDA

Based at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, these term-limited positions will work in the Bureau for Food Security at USAID.
Visit the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s website for more international development positions with USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service. Some positions are detailed to USAID.

View job and internship opportunities with Feed the Future partner agencies and departments on their individual websites. (Not all postings will relate to Feed the Future.)