Join the HJF Team!
HJF is seeking an International Program Manager-Madagascar & Peru to support the Austere environments Consortium for Enhanced Sepsis Outcomes (ACESO) located at the HJF Headquarters in Bethesda, MD. HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to ACESO.
The HJF Austere environments Consortium for Enhanced Sepsis Outcomes (ACESO) is implementing clinical research programs internationally and requires a Program Manager (PM) to oversee the project in Madagascar and Peru. This Position is responsible for the following: Provides administrative project oversight to maximize the effective use of project resources and implement funder requirements. Oversees project budget, schedule and scope. Provides overall project management to assigned region, including site set up, identifying and managing subcontractors, vendors and partners, and ensuring study is implemented in line with ACESO and funder requirements. Responsible for coordinating and overseeing supply chain, partner agreements and contracts, in-country project personnel support, meetings and routine communications, completion of deliverables and overall objectives. Works on complex problems and identifies and evaluates solutions.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of organizational objectives, the federal budget process, office automation; ability to work completely independently, use sound judgement in solving problems, and coordinate many complex systems and programs simultaneously. Knowledge of project management principles, and good communications, customer/client relationship skills and people management experience. Demonstrated ability to implement high quality clinical research studies. Demonstrated experience implementing international initiatives. Fluency in French and International Work Experience Required. Spanish fluency considered a Plus.
Travel Requirements: This position will be based in Bethesda, MD; however, incumbent will be required to meet with partners, sponsors, and/or attend local conferences within a 50-miles radius of Bethesda, MD. International travel will be required at least quarterly and will be reimbursed by the program.
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree in Public Health preferred.
Minimum Experience/ Training Requirements: 3-5 years of relevant work experience. PMP preferred.
Work Environment: Office.
Employment with HJF is contingent upon successful completion of a background check, which may include, but is not limited to, contacting your professional references, verification of previous employment, addresses, education, and credentials, a criminal background check, drug screening, and a department of motor vehicle (DMV) check.
HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.