Program Assistant (South Asia Program)

We welcome applications from early-to-mid- career candidates with undergraduate and/or Master’s degrees and minimum one-year work experience. The Program Assistant is a core position in the South Asia Program team, working across all program activities and projects. The position is responsible for coordinating logistics, team planning, travel, conferences, and events; assisting the leadership team with editing and drafting funder reports, drafting and maintaining project budgets; managing meeting scheduling and correspondence; and other day-to-day program management.

The Program Assistant will be expected to support program initiatives, including South Asian Voices, the Strategic Learning Initiative, engagements and events, and the Visiting and Junior Fellowships, among others. The position also liaises with affiliates of the South Asia program and teams across the Stimson Center, including finance, development, and communications.