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Senior Program Analyst - Maternal Child, Adolescent

Washington, USA
Full-time
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Be a part of a dynamic team whose work enriches the health of communities by strengthening city and county health departments. At the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), we are united by our work to improve our country's 3,000 U.S. local health departments. We represent the voice of local public health while striving to live out our core values of equity, excellence, participation, respect, integrity, leadership, science and innovation. We provide our employees with meaningful work, opportunities to learn and grow, a strong work/life balance, and a flexible, hybrid work schedule while being a part of a collaborative team.

We are interested in growing our team with passionate, committed, and innovative individuals. The Senior Program Analyst - MCAH will join NACCHO at a time of dynamic growth. This position is important in the Programs Team.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Senior Program Analyst is responsible for managing, implementing, evaluating, and promoting project activities; identifying and responding to member needs; and assessing policies and programs. The Senior Program Analyst is considered a senior content expert. This position may supervise the work of Program Analysts and administrative support staff.

Senior Program Analysts typically report to a Director or Senior Director. Work at this level requires substantial knowledge in the designated area, with both the conceptual understanding and sufficient professional experience to work on complex assignments with minimal supervision. Senior Program Analysts require proven analytical, research, and project management capabilities, as well as the ability to work on projects of a highly confidential and sensitive nature and interface with the highest level of internal and external stakeholders.

COMPETENCIES AND EXPECTATIONS

The Senior Program Analyst will be a member of NACCHO’s Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Health team, which aims to strengthen the capacity of local health departments to effectively ensure and assess the health of birthing people, children, and adolescents by providing learning opportunities, developing tools and resources, providing technical support, and facilitating peer exchange. The program contributes to NACCHO’s overall mission to be a leader, partner, catalyst, and voice for local health departments. The Senior Program Analyst is considered a senior content expert in maternal, child and/or adolescent health issues, with both the conceptual understanding and sufficient professional experience to work on complex assignments with minimal supervision. This position may supervise the work of Program Analysts and administrative support staff.

The Senior Program Analyst will lead projects and activities within the Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Health program portfolio, including cooperative agreements with CDC’s National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID). Current projects focus on the intersection of Maternal Child Health and Immunization, specifically related to increasing COVID-19 vaccination rates in young children. They will be responsible for coordinating and providing oversight to project activities and objectives; communicating with the CDC and other partners as assigned and as related to project goals, and providing subject matter expertise and technical support. The ideal candidate will possess interest and experience in supporting maternal and child health populations, young child vaccination campaigns,

POSITION SPECIFIC DUTIES

  • Uses skills, experiences, and content knowledge to develop, plan, implement, monitor, evaluate, and promote programmatic work and ensures completion of program deliverables.
  • Supervises or oversees programmatic staff supporting the completion of program deliverables.
  • Supports the development of programmatic reports by developing content, analyzing data, and synthesizing project activities.
  • Contributes to long-term project and strategic planning.
  • Supports the identification of and application for additional funding to support designated area of work.
  • Supports project budget development and management in accordance with project work plans.
  • Maintains situational awareness of research, policies, and practices relevant to designated area of work.
  • Collaborates with other staff, NACCHO members, and external partners in developing internal and external publications, including peer-reviewed journal articles, educational materials and other public health tools, project summaries, and research briefs.
  • Develops presentations, scientific posters, and exhibits to share and promote project findings at professional and public meetings and conferences.
  • Provides technical and capacity building assistance to local health departments and other partners and stakeholders at the local, state, national, and federal levels.
  • Develops, coordinates, and implements trainings, facilitated meetings, and events for local health departments and other partners and stakeholders at the local, state, national, and federal levels.
  • Facilitates development of policy statements and organizational responses to federal actions.
  • Serves as a liaison to NACCHO members and partners and communicates regularly with these groups regarding funding opportunities, conferences and trainings, and other information related to their designated area of work.
  • Represents NACCHO at external meetings and conferences related to their designated area of work.
  • Assists the Director/Sr. Director in other matters as assigned.

POSITION SPECIFIC DUTIES

  • Uses skills, experiences, and content knowledge to develop, plan, implement, monitor, evaluate, and promote programmatic work and ensures completion of program deliverables.
  • Supervises or oversees programmatic staff supporting the completion of program deliverables.
  • Supports the development of programmatic reports by developing content, analyzing data, and synthesizing project activities.
  • Contributes to long-term project and strategic planning.
  • Supports the identification of and application for additional funding to support designated area of work.
  • Supports project budget development and management in accordance with project work plans.
  • Maintains situational awareness of research, policies, and practices relevant to designated area of work.
  • Collaborates with other staff, NACCHO members, and external partners in developing internal and external publications, including peer-reviewed journal articles, educational materials and other public health tools, project summaries, and research briefs.
  • Develops presentations, scientific posters, and exhibits to share and promote project findings at professional and public meetings and conferences.
  • Provides technical and capacity building assistance to local health departments and other partners and stakeholders at the local, state, national, and federal levels.
  • Develops, coordinates, and implements trainings, facilitated meetings, and events for local health departments and other partners and stakeholders at the local, state, national, and federal levels.
  • Facilitates development of policy statements and organizational responses to federal actions.
  • Serves as a liaison to NACCHO members and partners and communicates regularly with these groups regarding funding opportunities, conferences and trainings, and other information related to their designated area of work.
  • Represents NACCHO at external meetings and conferences related to their designated area of work.
  • Assists the Director/Sr. Director in other matters as assigned.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILLS

Bachelor’s degree and certification in relevant professional field with a minimum of 5-7 years relevant work experience; or Master’s degree or certification in relevant professional field with a minimum of 4-5 years relevant work experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience, including a relevant certification.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Continually required to sit.
  • Occasionally required to walk for job-related reasons.
  • Occasionally required to reach with hands and arms.
  • Continually required to talk or hear.
  • Occasionally required to bend, lift or climb stairs.
  • Occasionally required to lift light weights (less than 25 pounds).
  • Occasionally required to travel

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The noise level in the work environment usually is moderate

Salary Range: $74,363 - $78,932

SELECTION PROCESS

Mandatory Vaccination Policy: As a Public Health organization, NACCHO follows CDC guidelines and advisories relating to the health of all. NACCHO has adopted a mandatory vaccination policy applicable to all NACCHO employees to safeguard the health of our employees from the hazard of COVID-19.

We only accept applications that follow the electronic process. No phone calls please. This position is subject to background screening. Qualified applicants should send a cover letter with salary requirements and resume to: PN – 114 Senior Program Analyst MCAH.

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NACCHO offers generous benefits package such as:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD insurances
  • 15 days of paid vacation & 13 days of sick leave and other types of leave
  • 403(b) Retirement plan,
  • Hybrid Remote Work Available
  • NACCHO is a qualified employer under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program

At NACCHO, our commitment to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action seeks to ensure a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We respect and value work force diversity among all employees and all those with whom we do business.

 

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NACCHO

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Headquarters: 
Washington D.C., DC, USA
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Mission: 

The mission of the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) is to improve the health of communities by strengthening and advocating for local health departments.

Programs: 

NACCHO is the only organization dedicated to serving every local health department in the nation. NACCHO serves 3000 local health departments and is the leader in providing cutting-edge, skill-building, professional resources and programs, seeking health equity, and supporting effective local public health practice and systems.

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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Nov 21 2022
Active Until: 
Dec 21 2022
Hiring Organization: 
NACCHO
industry: 
Nonprofit