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Program Administrator, Global Women's Health

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American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists | Washington, DC, DC

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Published 14 days ago


American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), a membership organization dedicated to the advancement of women's health care in Washington, DC, is currently seeking a Program Administrator to coordine the College's global health portfolio by managing the programmatic work involved with creating and implementing technical packages of Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health (MNCH) interventions. The Program Administrator works independently and collaboratively with staff to plan, manage, and implement activities. This position is 50% grant-funded.


  • Develop, manage and ensure successful implementation of ACOG's surgical training course in Uganda, learning and design/continuing medical education deliverables on WASH topics, in collaboration with ACOG Fellows plan and implement program interventions in Madagascar, and other projects as assigned.
  • Assist in the development of work plans and timelines, including identifying deliverables, tasks, accountabilities, and results indicators, and establishing mechanisms to ensure efficient work plan implementation.
  • Monitor program activities to ensure quality and accuracy of work outcomes with contractual and grant commitments.
  • Manage payments, subawards and contracts with international entities for program implementation.
  • Contribute to the documentation and knowledge sharing of program results with periodic progress reports to funder, donor or ACOG.
  • Liaise with Accounting to prepare monthly/quarterly invoices and monitor all grants and programmatic budgets.
  • Manage and execute travel plans for ACOG fellows including logistics, contracts for honoraria, and receipt of trip reports.
  • Plan and attend relevant partner meetings including donor meetings, stakeholder meetings, and partnership meetings to build productive relationships and seek new and meaningful opportunities for ACOG.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.


  • Bachelor's degree required; Master's preferred
  • Three or more years of global women's health program management
  • Ability and willingness to travel to support our international programmatic activities
  • Ability to read, write and speak other languages preferred. French is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge of developing country contexts; direct experience in Africa a plus
  • High level of initiative and the ability to prioritize based on minimal direction and multiple competing priorities.
  • Must have solid understanding of basic database structure (tables, fields, etc.)
  • Experience with continuing education with physicians, nurses, and/or pharmacists.
  • Strong attention to detail, coordination of multiple projects and ability to set priorities and meet deadlines in a dynamic team oriented environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic understanding of accounting and ledgers
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office software, particularly Word, PowerPoint, and Excel; familiarity with web site maintenance and electronic resources

About ACOG

Home to more than 60,000 women's health care professionals, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) is a membership organization leading advancements in women's health. When you become part of the ACOG team, you're part of an organization that values communicating evidence-based, peer-reviewed information about women's health to members and the general public. ACOG supports its members by maintaining authoritative clinical guidance, providing continuing medical education resources, patient education materials and more. Together with our members, we are working to transform the future of women's health by delivering a compelling member experience, supporting the ob-gyn profession, and advocating for improved women's health.

Our Perks

Paid Parental Leave – Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace – Flexible work schedule – Commuting Allowance – Generous Paid Time Off – Holiday Pay – Life Insurance – Community Volunteering Opportunities – Generous 401(k) Company Contributions – Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance – Learning Opportunities and Tuition Reimbursement – Company-Sponsored Team Outings – and more!

ACOG is an EEO employer committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. As a federal government contractor and in accordance with applicable laws, regulations, and Executive Orders, the College takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants and employees covered are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religion, national origin, sex (gender), age, disability, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, personal appearance, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic that is protected by applicable law. For more information about your equal employment opportunity rights, please view this poster: EEO is the Law. The College also participates in E-Verify.



American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), a membership organization dedicated to the advancement of women's health care in Washington, DC, is currently seeking a Program Administrator to coordine the College's…

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  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional


Washington, DC, DC

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