Project Director - LGBTQ and HIV

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: Commensurate with experience.

Published

09/04/2018

Address

1340 Boylston Street
Boston
Massachusetts
02215
United States

Description

Fenway Health is strongly committed to diversity and inclusion. We recognize the rich variety of backgrounds, experiences and points of view of a diverse staff enhances both the quality of the services we provide and the excitement and innovative spirit of our work culture.


The Fenway Institute (TFI) is an interdisciplinary center for research, training, education, and policy development, focusing on national and international health issues housed within Fenway Community Health. Our mission is to ensure access to quality, culturally competent medical and mental health care for traditionally underserved communities, including lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and those affected by HIV/AIDS. TFI is search for a skilled and dynamic individual for our Project Director - LGBTQ and HIV role.


Function:

Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Informatics and Data Services, the Project Director assumes the major responsibility for the operation and implementation of multiple research projects, focusing on LGBTQ and HIV, and uses this leadership role to collaborate and develop new research projects.

Representatives Duties (include but not limited to):

  1. Designing and Implementing Research and Health IT Projects
  2. Serving as liaison to a variety of internal and external constituencies
  3. Managing Data Collection, Analysis, and Dissemination
  4. Providing Direct Counseling and Education to Study Participants as Specified by Study Protocol
  5. Supervisory Duties
  6. Maintaining, in collaboration with research clinical staff, the functioning of the lab, following state guidelines and study protocols
  7. Utilizing written and verbal communication to contribute to the effective functioning of the research department


Compensation/Benefits:


Fenway Health offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package; including comprehensive medical and dental insurance plans, and a retirement plan with employer match. We also provide an 11 paid holidays, paid vacation and more.


LGBTQ-identified persons, people of color, and others from historically underrepresented communities are encouraged to apply.




Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in field related to social science research, MPH or related public health field required
  • Supervisory/management experience; Two years research experience required
  • Experience managing multiple projects and interfacing with outside organizations required
  • Knowledge and experience with health IT
  • HIV-related experience preferred; excellent writing and organizational skills required
  • Strong project management skills required
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, meet deadlines, and work in a team environment
  • Must be detail oriented, well organized and have an analytical approach to problem solving
  • Ability to apply innovative approaches to solving issues
  • Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working with an ethnically, culturally and racially diverse staff preferred
  • Experience in a health care environment required
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications including Access, Excel and Word required
  • Experience with statistical software, such as SAS or SPSS, a plus

Professional Level

Managerial

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

How To Apply

https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1977323

To apply, please visit the Fenway Health Career Portal at http://fenwayhealth.org/employment


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