Project Manager | CVE

The Task Force for Global Health - Emory University

About the organization

Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.

The Task Force for Global Heath (TFGH) began its work serving as Secretariat for a coalition of several multilateral organizations, achieving tremendous success in promoting immunization and other child survival activities. The Center for Vaccine Equity was founded to build on the Task Force’s experience in immunization and drug donation programs. Working through collaborative partnerships with critical stakeholders and partner organizations, the Center is focused on guiding the development of innovative vaccine procurement and delivery programs.

Duties

Primary Responsibilities:

Supports planning, development, and implementation of country level programs with the COVID Vaccination program.
Works with the Project Director, Sr. Project Manager, and epidemiologists to define scope, work plans, timelines, and resource needs and to establish key milestone dates for country award implementation plans.
Contributes to the development of country subaward budgets aligned with the implementation plan; monitors progress and performance.
Monitors, assesses and reports risk to relevant team leadership. May contribute to development of risk mitigation recommendations and strategies.
Reports portfolio progress on a regular basis through verbal and written updates. Draft program status updates, briefs and reports.
Provides information required to prepare annual financial and program reports to external parties with interests in the program.
Develops and monitors contracts. Coordinates with financial analyst to assure accurate and timely amendment and renewal of contracts.
Reviews and approves country financial reports and expense documentation. Provides required information and documentation to assure accurate and timely payment of invoices and scheduled payments.
Ensures activities comply with federal and international laws and regulations.
Represents the program in various national and international fora, and actively engages with representatives from other NGO's for purposes of conducting research and designing new initiatives

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's degree in field related to specific program as indicated
Six years program related experience, or equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Master’s degree in a field related to the program
Experience in creating and managing project plans
Proficiency with SMARTSheet and Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.)
Excellent English writing and verbal communication skills; high attention to detail and quality
Experience with healthcare delivery in the developing world preferred.
Proficiency in a second language
Strong interpersonal and intercultural skills
Previous experience working on international projects

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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