Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position in the Brown School of Social Work at the Danforth Campus.
Primary responsibilities for this position include managing the day-to-day activities of the program, including supervision of project staff, coordination of monitoring and evaluation activities, and development of reports and other products. The manager may travel out of state one to two times per year.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Manage project evaluation and research
Oversee research, development, and writing to meet project deliverables
Manage data collection (quantitative & qualitative)
Actively disseminate project findings: prepare summaries, present at scientific conferences, participate in preparation of manuscripts
Monitor and evaluate adherence to process and outcome objectives of the coaching training program
Ensure compliance with IRB and grant funder objectives
Prepare regular progress reports and final reports for funding agency
Develop materials for program participants (coaches)
Teach and coordinate all aspects of workshops, including guest speakers, working with student facilitators, and communicating with workshop participants prior to and following workshops
Develop and manage special summer activities for program participants
Manage budgetary expenditures in cooperation with financial manager
Develop and implement project timelines
Prepare presentations for community events
Hire, manage, and oversee work of research assistants (staff and students)
Organize meetings with program team members
Assist PI with program-related emails and travel coordination
Perform other duties as assigned
Master’s degree in public health or social work or Bachelor’s degree in related field and at least one year of experience in public health research coordination, and at least one year of full-time community outreach experience
Experience collecting and analyzing qualitative (interview) and quantitative (survey) data
Experience in facilitating workshops, curriculum design, and program evaluation
Demonstrated superior writing and editing skills are required
Strong interpersonal and communication (oral and written) skills
Strong facilitation skills
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse groups, including faculty, staff, and students
Strong analytic skills and the ability to think strategically and programmatically
Ability to represent the project effectively with scholars, students, and community groups
Ability to work independently and exercise outstanding judgment
Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks in a complex organizational environment
Ability to manage the projects budget and resources
Experience with design thinking methodologies
Experience working in St. Louis communities, preferred
The hiring range for this position is $37,401 - $50,485 annually.
-Retirement Savings Plan -22 vacation days -8 Paid Holidays -Sick Time -Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children -Free Metro Link/ Bus pass -Free Life Insurance -Health, Dental, Vision -Health Savings Accounts (HSA) -Long Term Disability Insurance -Flex Spending Plan -Other Benefits
Human Resources website (hr.wustl.edu)
Internal Applicant Instruction:
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
Master’s degree, two years of experience in a research setting, two years of experience in community work
Understanding and knowledge of public health/social work/social entrepreneurship terminology
Applicant Special Instructions:
Please include a writing sample with the submission of your application for this position. You may upload documents after submitting the application by selecting "add attachment" on the My Activities page, accessible by clicking in the My Activities box on the upper right hand side of your home page at https://jobs.wustl.edu/.
Include information about the following topics in your writing sample:
Describe situations in which you have:
worked in an entrepreneurial way
used influential and networking skills to achieve goals
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