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The Task Force for Global Health

About the organization

The Task Force for Global Health is an Emory University affiliate located in Decatur, GA. Its 16 programs and focus areas cover a range of global health issues including neglected tropical diseases, infectious diseases, vaccines, field epidemiology, public health informatics, health workforce development, and global health ethics. All our programs have an end goal in sight of eliminating diseases and protecting the health of populations. The Task Force for Global Health was recognized for its extraordinary contributions to alleviating human suffering with the 2016 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize, the world's largest award of its kind. The Task Force is ranked among the largest nonprofits in the United States due to in-kind contributions of medicines and vaccines from major pharmaceutical companies valued at billions of dollars annually.

Duties

Coordinates the project planning process.
Provides programmatic assistance in tracking the budget, activities, and timelines for several projects at a time.
Coordinates logistical arrangements for related conferences, conventions or meetings.
May manage a project in-dependently.
May assist in identifying funding resources and in developing funding strategies and initiatives.
May write grants, reports, promotional or other written material related to the project.
Supports the work of the Lead and Project Manager on the AQI Team, whose project portfolio includes: FETP Accreditation; a variety of quality improvement initiatives; monitoring and evaluation of FETPs; and other related projects.
Provides support to the Quality Improvement Assistance awards program by managing the grant life cycle, including receiving applications, creating reporting tools, tracking payments and status, preparing and monitoring contracts, reconciling budget reports (ensuring that receipts are compliant and accurate for items reported), communicating with programs to collect additional information as needed, and consolidating information to create program-wide reports.
Provides programmatic assistance in tracking the budget, activities, and timelines for several projects at a time.
Recruits key consultants for projects and drafts project contracts
Monitors and reports on consultant and project progress; processes consultant payment re-quest.

See job link for additional responsibilities.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

A bachelor's degree in a related field and three years of related project management experience, or an equivalent combination of experience, education and training.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field.
Experience with donor-funded projects, preferably with international NGOs, and project management support
Highly proficient in Excel, Google Forms, SmartSheet
Highly proficient using virtual meeting tools

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