• Outreach Manager NWA

    Posted Date 1 month ago(10/19/2018 3:51 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-45390
    Category
    Research
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    NWAC Northwest AR Campus Research
    Post End Date
    11/20/2018
  • Overview

    Located in Fayetteville, Arkansas

     

    The Project Manager will be responsible for implementing and managing community-based programs according to grant work plan and timeline. Specifically, the Project Manager will be responsible for managing relationships with local community based and non-profit organizations. This person will maintain efficient communication among professional and community partners, subcontractors, and consultants to ensure that the goals and objectives of the grant are met.

     

    The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity.  We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.  

     

    UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

    • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
    • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
    • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
    • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
    • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
    • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
    • Merchant Discounts
    • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

    Salary negotiable

     

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    This is a provisional position.  Provisional positions are funded by external grants or contracts with established end dates.  When the grant expires or is not extended, the provisional position will be eliminated.  Employees in provisional positions may apply for other positions at UAMS when their provisional position ends.

    Responsibilities

    • Manages implementation of grant activities according to workplan and project timelines.
    • Manages relationships and community outreach efforts to ensure delivery of programs in the community. Manages community stakeholder, contractor, and other partner relationships. Organize and facilitate meeting with stakeholders.
    • Writing multiple required reports and managing documentation.

    Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Bachelors degree in health, sociology, psychology, business or related field plus four years of project manager experience.

    Required Skills:

    • Able to understand and analyze complex human subject research issues. 
    • Ability to work independently and interdependently;
    • Experience with Microsoft Office.
    • Valid drivers' license required with current automobile insurance and reliable car for moderate travel to UAMS in Little Rock, AR and surrounding communities.

    UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.

    Physical Requirements

    Stand: Frequently
    Sit: Frequently
    Walk: Frequently
    Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Frequently
    Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 26 - 50 lbs
    Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Frequently
    Talk: Frequently
    Hear: Frequently
    Taste or smell: Frequently
    Read, concentrate, think analytically: Frequently
    Physical Environment: Inside Office Environment
    Noise Level: Moderate
    Visual Requirements: Color discrimination, Depth perception, Far visual acuity, Near visual acuity
    Hazards: None

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