The International Program Senior Specialist optimizes the day-to-day business operations of the University of Maryland Baltimore’s (UMB) special projects in sub-Saharan Africa, primarily Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo. These responsibilities are accomplished by applying theoretical knowledge, principles, and concepts to the practical management of the operational activities of UMB’s affiliates and branches. This position is expected to provide solutions to complex challenges, prioritize critical requests and needs from the field offices, and support compliance with policies and procedures. Responsible for efficient and effective solutions by independently analyzing the current international operations, identifying internal client needs, creating reports, developing improvement plans, and assisting country offices in implementing changes.