Position Description: Program Manager
A Program Manager to support the Northern California Region in program development and implementation of the strategic plan has become available for project oriented, organized, motivated problem solver. This includes communicating with interns during the summer to meet their internship objectives, management of summer programming and event logistics.
The HCC Program Manager will take a lead in implementing a multi-faceted personal and professional development program that will empower a diversity of less advantaged, highly capable undergraduate students to successfully achieve a rewarding health career. To be successful in the position, you must be solution oriented, organized, and comfortable working with diverse teams.
This is a great opportunity if you are ready to:
Master in Public Health or relevant field
(2) years of relevant work experience in project management, coordination, or event planning.
Experience with Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint).
Expertise with data base development and management programs preferred.
Strong written and verbal communication skills including proofreading abilities and attention to detail.
Familiarity with Social Media marketing and platforms (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn).
Creative problem solving skills, flexible, self-starting abilities and willingness to learn.
Personable and positive, with a demonstrated respect for diverse populations.
Strong organizational skills, and ability to maintain confidential nature of data and information.
About Health Career Connection (HCC):
Health Career Connection, Inc. is a national non-profit dedicated to inspiring and empowering undergraduate students to choose and successfully pursue health careers. HCC’s goals are to:
1) Support students of color and disadvantaged students to realize their potential and become health leaders
2) Connect them to health organizations and graduate health professions schools seeking access to diverse talent and;
3) Contribute to increasing the diversity of health leaders and professionals.
Over the last 26 years, HCC has provided undergraduate students with exposure, experience and mentoring to pursue health careers. HCC’s primary vehicle has been our comprehensive paid summer internship program in 8 regions nationwide (Northern CA, Southern CA, Central Valley, Coachella Valley, New England, North Carolina, New York/New Jersey, and Washington DC). These educational opportunities focus on college students pursuing careers in healthcare management and policy, health education, community health, and other public health options. HCC does not offer medical or clinical internships but does offer internships to students interested in clinical careers and one of our other priority areas.
Salary is commensurate with experience and competitive.
Process & Application Deadline:
Please send a tailored cover letter and resume to Kathy Kennady at firstname.lastname@example.org
with the Subject “Program Manager Application (First Name, Last Name)” by May 25 at 11:59pm.
Anticipated Start Date:
Position is to be filled immediately.
Last updated by Helen Harrison May 20, 2017.